Top 5 Reasons Halo Engagement Rings Rock

If you’re a bride – or a hopefully soon to be bride! – scoping out future engagement ring options, there’s one trend that should be at the top of your radar. It’s the hottest style in engagement rings for at least 5 years running now. It makes every diamond look bigger, and it makes most look better. It’s perfect for chic fashionistas and glamorous bling-lovers alike. It stretches your budget and captures your imagination. It is, of course, the halo engagement ring. But what makes halo engagement rings so great? Allow me to explain. 1. The first thing that grabs Read More →

A Pearl is a Pearl: Cultured Pearls vs Natural Pearls

Pearls – this month’s birth stone – have long been revered for their simple and luminous allure. Nicknamed the “Queen of Gems,” these unblemished beauties were treasured in early history as near-priceless; in fact, for many years, pearls were the the world’s most expensive jewels. The ancients even believed they had magical powers. While pearls today have lessened in value compared to other gems, their luminous loveliness remains widely admired. When considering a purchase of pearl jewelry, some shoppers are confused by the variety of types available, particularly regarding natural and cultured pearls. The only significant difference between the two? Read More →

Iconic Rolexes

Rolex is iconic in itself, but there are a few models that any watch lover will instantly recognize – and some most people can place but can’t name. Either way, these iconic Rolex models are the who’s who of the watch world. The Submariner The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner – commonly known simply as the Submariner – was first introduced in 1953 at Basel, and then at the 1954 Swiss Watch Fair. Submariners are specifically designed for diving and are known for their water resistance. Modern Submariners have 3 distinctions: Water Resistance: Water resistance of up to 1,000 feet- thanks Read More →

Buying an Engagement Ring? These 4 Tips Will Save You $4 Grand

Buying an Engagement Ring? These 4 Tips Can Save You $4 GrandWhen you start shopping for an engagement ring, you need to know your basics. Heading into a jewelry store without a little bit of research is like heading to a car dealership without any idea of what you want (or the KBB price you should pay for that sweet convertible you’re eyeing.) So when you’ve found The One and it’s time to ask the big question, your first step should be some recon. I’m not talking about figuring out her ideal ring shape and style either, I’m talking the Read More →

Uneek White Gold and Rose Gold Engagement Rings

White gold and rose gold engagement rings are a hot commodity right now. The two tone look is huge for bridal, and rose gold engagement rings have been on a hot streak for years now. The combo of romantic pink gold with clean and classic white gold is irresistible and unexpected. While the occasional customer wants a two tone combo with yellow gold, most brides who want to add colored gold are looking for a pop of pink. One of my favorite engagement ring companies, Uneek, is right on top of this trend. They created gorgeous two tone halos and Read More →