15 Tips to Buy Pear Shaped Engagement Rings

15 Tips to Buy Pear Shaped Engagement Rings

Pear-shaped fruits and pear-shaped gemstones are barely related. For diamonds, mineraloids, and other precious stones, a pear cut is an upside-down teardrop. In the industry, it’s described as a cross between an oval and a … Read more

15 Tips to Buy Platinum Engagement Rings

15 Tips to Buy Platinum Engagement Rings

If you (and your spouse-to-be) are into white metals, platinum is as premium as you can get. We love it because it’s sleek and hypo-allergenic. So even if your beloved is sensitive to metals, they … Read more

13 Tips to Buy Art Deco Engagement Rings

13 Tips to Buy Art Deco Engagement Rings

When you’re hunting down art deco engagement rings, you’ll sometimes see them referred to as antique rings. Or architectural rings. The style was popular in the 1920s and 1930s and was largely quirky. Art deco … Read more

15 Tips to Buy Princess Cut Engagement Rings

15 Tips to Buy Princess Cut Engagement Rings

The princess cut is a square – or sometimes a low-ratio rectangle – with a focus on sparkle. It has numerous facets, so the stone’s internal angles and planes. And it’s those endless-looking angles that … Read more

15 Tips to Buy Ruby Engagement Rings

15 Tips to Buy Ruby Engagement Rings

Ruby engagement rings are highly prized. That blood-red shade symbolizes life and love, and wisdom across cultures. The world’s most prized rubies come from Myanmar (Burma). But these are getting exceedingly rare, so Mozambican rubies … Read more

Pearl Engagement Rings

17 Tips to Buy Pearl Engagement Rings

For a long time, pearls were shorthand for a certain kind of elegance. They were all about sophistication, class, and old-world charm. And we’ve all heard the idioms. Diving for pearls. Clutching pearls. Even Disney … Read more

15 Tips to Buy Oval Engagement Rings

15 Tips to Buy Oval Engagement Rings

If you’re shopping for a partner that likes shine and sparkle, oval engagement rings are a hit. Particularly if it’s a crystalline gemstone like a diamond or sapphire (as opposed to turquoise or jade). Oval … Read more