Month: June 2011

diamond engagement ring

The Wedding’s Off: What To Do With the Diamond Engagement Ring?

While most engagements have happy endings, some do not always continue down the path to marriage. With it already being a difficult situation, it’s important to know about the etiquette surrounding a broken engagement and the ring.   Who Keeps the Diamond Engagement Ring? Many wedding and etiquette experts agree that the woman should return the …

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antique diamond rings

Hot Fashion Trends: Antique Diamond Rings

One of the most popular styles for brides-to-be this year are antique diamond rings. With a stunning mix of old and new design, these rings are no longer a thing of the past but a charming and elegant option for the future. Understanding the basics of antique diamond rings can help you sift through your …

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diamond simulants

The Inside Scoop on Diamond Simulants

While many women tend to envision diamonds for their engagement ring, the reality is that these beautiful gems aren’t always affordable–especially for young couples just starting out in life.  To satisfy the desire for larger, flawless diamonds, more couples are opting for high-grade diamond simulants. Simply put, these gemstones mimic or simulate the look of natural …

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blue diamonds

Fancy Blue Diamonds: Something to Splurge On

While most diamonds are usually considered to be clear and colorless gems, there are actually many different colored varieties, including blue diamonds. Being among some of the most rare and coveted colored diamonds in the world, blue diamonds are generally difficult to find. Fortunately, with beautiful synthetic and treated options on the market, they are …

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