A Beginners Guide to Engagement Ring Styles
As if finding your perfect partner for life wasn’t hard enough—now you’ve got to decide on a ring that will make you look, well, engaged! Congrats BTW. The only problem? There’s seemingly a million different engagement ring styles to choose from. Not sure where to start? We’ve got your back.
The Truth About Bezel Settings
Like many funny sounding jewelry words, the bezel's linguistic origins are French. A Bezel setting is a style of setting where the diamond is surrounded by a metal rim, rather than clutched by the four or six prongs you're used to seeing in a solitaire setting. They might have old-fashioned connotations, but, for both the trendsetters and the gemsetters, the bezel is officially in vogue right now.
A Buyers Guide to Bezel Settings
Love them, hate them, there's one thing everyone gets from bezel settings, a strong reaction. The slender metal band that frames a center diamond is the cause of much confusion. Whether you've heard the the myth that it dulls a diamond's sparkle, or you've seen a clunky bezel that overpowered a modestly sized diamond, we're here to tell you to give them a second chance, try some on at home, and see for yourself what all the fuss is about.