Simple and Elegant Handmade Jewelery (1)

Simple and Elegant Handmade Jewelery (1)

This lovely collection of stylish, minimalist necklaces comes to us from Gigimey, located in Vancouver, BC! Enjoy:

Vertical Bar Necklace

Available in silver, gold and rose gold this necklace can be completely personalized with engraving and is available in a variety of bar and chain lengths.  Whether you choose it as your day of jewelry or as a special memento, this necklace is so classic you might just end up wearing it every day! A great idea. Gift your bridesmaids this personalized gift so they never forget how much they mean to you.

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Black diamond engagement rings are very distinctive and are ideal for those buyers who are looking for something that’s a little bit different. A black diamond, paired with white gold can look stunning and still very sparkly – they also look great when complemented with white diamonds.

Making their way into the limelight, they are now used in women’s jewelry more than ever before. So, with these diamond engagement rings becoming ever so more popular, keep in mind that black is a color that symbolizes:

  • Power
  • Strength
  • Passion

What better ring design to showcase your love for your soon-to-be? There are a limited amount of jewelers offering black diamonds making them even more special.

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Worlds Most Expensive Jewelry

Appreciate the finer things in life? You’ll love today’s infographic by fine antique and vintage jewelry store, Berganza (London, UK) that puts the spotlight on the Top 10 most expensive pieces of jewelry and their origin!

There’s no doubt that jewelry can be quite expensive. Some pieces of jewelry, however, are worth amounts most of us can only dream of having, let alone splashing all of that money on one single piece of jewelry. So, what makes these pieces of jewelry so expensive? There are a number of factors that determine how much jewelry is worth such as age, rarity, quality and demand for the item.  With, that in mind, let’s take a look at the Top 10 most expensive pieces of jewellery and their origin.

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Worlds Most Expensive Jewelry

WeddingLovely and Berganza teamed up to share with couples the worlds most expensive jewelry with this partnered infographic. Visit their website to browse their collection!

Make Ring Look Bigger

Make Ring Look Bigger

Today’s lovely guest post, brought to us by Leibish.com, shares tips and tricks to make your bling look bigger on a tight budget! Enjoy:

It is challenging to find the perfect engagement ring for your significant other because of a lot of factors that you have to consider before buying one. You have to make sure that the engagement ring will match the personality of your significant other. You have to carefully choose what kind of stone you want on that engagement ring. The engagement ring can consist of sapphire, emerald, diamond, ruby, or a combination of two or more stones.

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Diamond Engagement Ring Shapes Guide

Ready to explore all of the many different diamond engagement ring cuts and shapes? The knowledgeable folks over at The Diamond Advisors have you covered with this detailed buying guide infographic!

Discover the perfect diamond engagement ring for you with this top 10 list of cuts and shapes, including the traditional round diamond cut + 9 alternative shapes you may not have considered or even known about before.

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Non Traditional Wedding Ring

Non Traditional Wedding Ring

You won’t believe couples are now bringing to life certified real diamond wedding rings, all by using… their combined hair? Uh huh, no typo. And, it’s more romantic than you would think!

We understand that you may have some initial hesitations after associating memorial diamonds with ashes and whatnot…. but when using the hair of the two of you, specifically for your wedding, they’re  referred to as celebration diamonds instead because they reflect the pure joy of your union.

Discover why celebration diamonds are a great alternative to traditional wedding rings!

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Engagement Rings We Love in 2017

You’re a diamond dear, they can’t break you.

As beautiful as the wedding planning journey can be, it can also put a lot of pressure on a newly engaged couple. That’s when you remind yourself that diamonds are created under pressure! The one aspect of your journey, however, that shouldn’t be tough as diamonds is finding the perfect engagement ring to fit your unique personality. Whether you’re looking to surprise your girl or you’re a couple on-the-hunt together, the experts at DiamondWish.com will work with you to choose the right diamond, metal, and style that she’ll love. Plus, we love that all diamonds are ethically sourced.

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Diamond Stud Earrings We Love in 2017

Diamond Studs We Love in 2017

 

Food. Water. Diamonds. You know, the essentials. *wink*

This stunning selection of timeless yet trendy diamond stud earrings by DiamondStuds.com is the perfect way to shine bright like a diamond on your big day! Plus, we love the DIY nature of their site, in that literally, every element can be tailored from the shape to the size to the setting. You’ll walk away with bridal studs you’ll love to rock not only on your wedding day but beyond!

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Glitz Up Your Wedding Ensemble with Glitz Design Fine Jewelry

Glitz Up Your Wedding Ensemble with Glitz Design Fine Jewelry

Love you some glitz and glam? So do we!

You can never be too glamorous on your wedding day and the folks over at Glitz Design Fine Jewelry have just the right catalogue of glitzy wedding jewelry to rock down the aisle and beyond. Here’s a sneak peek at a select few of their popular products, ideal for all you fancy schmancy ladies and gents out there.

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Meet a Wedding Jeweler in Portland, OR: Favor Jewelry (3)

Today’s wedding vendor interview is with Portland, Oregon based jewelry designer Monika Reed of Favor Jewelry! Enjoy:

Tell us a bit about yourself and your company.

Hello! I’m Monika and I run Favor Jewelry. I focus on minimal, modern designs that will be relevant and beautiful for years. I love the idea of buying jewelry to celebrate a special occasion and incorporating it into your regular wardrobe. I want to make pieces that you want to wear every day. I also try to work as ethically as possible, which means I use recycled metals, non-toxic metalsmithing techniques, and ethically-sourced gemstones. Every piece of Favor is handmade one at a time in our Portland, Oregon studio.

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