The fall season just around the corner and this is an indication of the beginning of wedding season. Since the weather is pleasant during this season, it is an ideal time to tie the knot with the special one in your life and give your relationship a new name.
For planning your wedding in the fall season, start the preparation for the D-Day without wasting any time. It is advised to get everything ready, including your wedding dress and wedding rings in advance to avoid last minute chaos. Pay special attention to your wedding jewelry in particular. Apart from wedding rings, there are numerous other jewelry pieces adorned on the wedding day by the bride to look her best.
Although exciting, shopping for wedding jewelry can prove to be a daunting phase as well. Here is a complete shopping guide for wedding jewelry in the wedding season that can make your jewelry shopping for your special day an easy process:
Buy Jewelry that Should Complement your Dress
When buying wedding jewelry, the most important thing you need to consider is your wedding dress. Right from its fabric, cut, neckline, and colors, everything must be scrutinized and jewelry including wedding rings must be purchased accordingly. Not paying importance to these aspects will get you nothing but mismatched jewelry that will emerge out as a sore spot in your wedding attire. This is something that no bride would ever want; hence, buy your wedding dress first and purchase jewelry keeping its numerous factors into the consideration.
It is well known that marriage is the happy ending of love, and many fairy tales told us, “prince and princess lived happily from now on”. Before marriage, all girls dream that her loved one could carry the ring to propose to her at a special moment. And now the proposal already become popular, no one wants to leave a regret in the latter days, whether bride or bridegroom. Then how to scheme the proposal within budget?
Nowadays, more and more people prefer to wear rings to promote their looks, especially the wedding or engagement rings. If you want your rings to shine at your fingertips and add glamour to your look, you must spend time in knowing more about rings. In the previous posts, we have shared many things about rings from different perspectives to all. When you shop an engagement ring, what will you care about? Size? color? Texture? Price? Carat? Well, in fact, there is one vital factor that will affect above all, it is gem cut. Maybe we can say that, if you choose the right gem cut, you have chosen a perfect ring. Here is the important stone shape you need to know.
The No.1 gem cut in this world, because of the delicate workmanship and the consumption of raw material, round cut has the highest price than other shapes when in the same condition. Perfect round cut rings have 58 sides, which could make the light shine more brightly when it refracts.
The princess cut is a gem cut shape emerged in the 1960s. Along with round brilliant cut, it is now one of “the two most popular cut shapes” around the world. Experts believe that nowadays more than 60% ring gems are princess cut. More creators love to design princess cut because of the simple procedure and conservation of gem materials.
What is the first thing that comes to your mind, when somebody mentioned skull rings?
Death? Devil? Plague? Pirate? Punk? Or Steve Buscemi? (I don’t mean to offend. I like Mr. Buscemi and his works, he is one of the few true artists in Hollywood. But he just looks, well, you know what I mean…)
I should say, if you associate skull with anything evil or negative, you are horribly wrong.
A fact that rarely known by the public is the original meaning of skull is morality, which is quite neutral and aims to remind living people to cherish their life and present. In some cultures, e.g. Celtic, the skull is the symbol of the wisdom of the ancestor or power and named as the house of the soul. There are also beliefs that the skull represents charm of good luck and could ward off evil or illness.