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Trending Engagement Ring Styles

Photo provided by the Diamond Reserve Instagram You’re thinking about popping the question when all of the sudden, a million thoughts start to infiltrate your mind. Where does one start

White Gold vs Platinum For Engagement Rings

White Gold vs. Platinum When creating the perfect engagement ring, the fun doesn’t stop after you choose a diamond. A major part of the process is deciding which type of

The Most Important Tips for Proposing

If you’re ready to pop the question, you’re probably experiencing a lot of emotions right now. Among those is likely the fear that you’ll miss something important. We’re going to

Why is Handmade Jewelry More Expensive?

In our previous post we discussed the differences between custom and handmade, but we wanted to take a closer dive into why handmade jewelry is more expensive and what really

VVS Diamonds for Custom Jewelry

If you’re shopping for diamonds, you might run across the term “VVS”. It sound technical, but VVS just stands for Very, Very Slightly-included. In short, it means that the diamonds

Gemless Engagement Rings

In a world of almost 8 billion people, it’s more important than ever that you find your own personal meaning through what you do and what you wear. The reason

May’s Birthstone

A beautiful chunk of Beryl found mainly in Columbia and Zambia, this Greenish Teal gemstone is widely known and featured in several movies and games. There was an entire city

What Percentage of Diamonds are Flawless?

The ever-famous flawless diamond is sought after so often that it’s become a staple in movies, games and books. While diamonds at this level of perfection are certainly rare, they

How To Check If A GIA Certificate Is Real

GIA Certificates are the gold standard when it comes to finding quality diamonds, but many places will attempt to fake a certificate if they can’t get one legitimately. After all,

The Best Time To Get A Promise Ring

Timing is one of the more important struggles of a relationship. We all run into timing issues. When is the best time to propose? When should we talk about combining