Tips For Selecting The Right Engagement Ring

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Tips For Selecting The Right Engagement Ring

15 July 2019
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Proposing marriage is one of the most significant moments in a person's life, and many people feel overwhelmed and stressed about finding the perfect engagement ring for their significant other. Luckily, selecting the right engagement ring does not have to be overly difficult-- the keys are to take your time, do your research, and have a plan. It is never a good idea to purchase an engagement ring on a whim, especially since a quality engagement ring can require a significant financial investment. If you plan on selecting an engagement ring in the near future, use the following tips:

Determine Your Budget

Before you start looking at engagement rings, it is very important to determine how much you can comfortably afford to spend. There is no rule about how much an engagement ring should cost, so don't feel pressured to buy a ring that costs a lot more than you can afford. Ideally, you should plan on purchasing an engagement ring with cash, but if you are not able to do so, look into your financing options. Many jewelers offer to finance with low-interest rates. In some cases, you may be able to find a deal where a jeweler will offer financing with 0% interest for a set period of time.

Decide on a Stone

Most people picture an engagement ring as having a diamond, but, in this day and age, a number of different stones have become popular for engagement rings. If you want to purchase a diamond engagement ring, make sure that you learn about the 4 C's of diamonds--carat, cut, clarity, and color. In the event that you're interested in buying an engagement ring with a different type of precious stone, such as a sapphire or a ruby, take the time to learn about that specific type of stone so you know what to look for when you begin looking at rings.

Consider Your Significant Other's Personal Style

An engagement ring is something that your significant other will wear every day of her life, so it is important to choose a ring that reflects her personal style. You may want to look at the type of jewelry she already owns and wears often to get inspiration. It can also be useful to ask one of her friends or a close family member to go shopping with you and give you some advice. If you pay close attention, you're sure to purchase an engagement ring that she will cherish forever. 

As you search for the right engagement ring, utilize these tips and others to obtain the best outcome.

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Choosing Incredible Jewelry For Work

When I started a new job, I realized that my coworkers dressed a lot better than me. Instead of simply throwing together an outfit, they seemed to plan out what they were wearing based on what they would be doing that day. When we had upscale events, they would spruce up their look with a nice pair of heels or a little extra jewelry. I wanted to fit in, and so I started paying more attention to what I wore to the office. I started by investing in some great jewelry basics, such as a nice watch and a gorgeous set of pearl earrings. This blog is all about teaching people how to wear jewelry to work, so that you feel incredible.