Monthly Archives: November 2013
Posted: November 26, 2013Categories: Engagement
It's coming near to engagement season (usually from November - February) the hottest months when the big question is finally asked. Many couples now research and pick their rings together, however if you are planning a surprise proposal here are our 3 essential tips:
1. Have a rough budget - It is often said that you should spend at least 3 months of your salary on an engagement ring, however it is all down to personal preference. Be sure to spend what you can afford.
2. Research - It is very important to research before you purchase anything especially diamond engagement rings. Learn about the 4 C’s of a diamond (cut, colour, clarity and carat) these should all equally
Confused over what metal to choose for your ring?
One of the most commonly question asked is the usually the difference between the metal choices. This could be important for whether you are choosing an engagement, wedding or eternity ring. Choosing your metal is just as crucial as choosing your ring as this could reflect the look as well as the price.
What are the metal choices you have?
We do 9k, 18k, platinum 950 and palladium 950.
What are the main differences with these metals?
9K and 18K gold - There are 24 parts to a gold alloy,