The road to “I do.” The ring plays a significant part on that journey. It is a major, big ticket purchase and the thought of it can lead to anxiety for some people. Here are a few tips to help with that process:

  1. Choose a reputable jeweler
  2. Brush up on the 4 C’s: carat, cut, color, and clarity. These factors affect the pricing and you need to understand why you are paying that price.
  3. Understand the different metals
  4. Know about ring settings which create the style of the ring
  5. Consider the personality of your partner and what they would love
  6. Custom created rings are always an option
  7. Determine your budget
  8. Give yourself enough time to search for the perfect ring
  9. Make sure your ring is accompanied by a diamond grading report to assure quality

The most important thing that you should remember when choosing a ring is that you are making this decision based on LOVE!!! Once you have the ring, then the rest is easy.