Engagement Rings & Wedding Bands Sitemap - Page 3 2016-09-26

First Peek at a Must-See Bridal Band Collection , , ,
First Peek at a Must-See Bridal Band Collection from Luxury Jewelry Designer, Erika Winters

FROM CONNI MAINNE DESIGN . . .
Conni Mainne Design is an artisinal jewelry house.

FROM MEGAN THORNE . . .
Megan Thorne designs bridal rings that she would love to wear herself.

FROM UNEEK JEWELRY . . .
Uneek Jewelry has an extensive collecion of high-end bridal rings.

FROM PRECISION SET . . .
Precision Set is a bridal ring house with rings in many different price points.

FROM ERICA COURTNEY . . .
Erica Courtney is a California-based

FROM BARBARA HEINRICH STUDIO . . . .
Barbara Heinrich Studio is a gallery jeweler, with handcrafted rings, most in 18K yellow gold.

FROM OMI PRIVE . . .
Omi Prive is a leader in luxury colored gemstone bridal rings.

FROM SUSAN WHEELER DESIGN . . .
Susan Wheeler Design was founded by Susan Wheeler, who designs for contemporary women.

FROM BAYCO . . .
Bayco is a world-known luxury jewelry brand.

FROM MAE VONA . . .
MaeVona is an award-winning contemporary bridal brand that specializes in wedding rings.

FROM TODD REED . . .
Todd Reed is one of jewelry's A-listers, having won numerous design awards for his pieces for both women and men.

FROM HARRY KOTLAR . . .
Harry Kotlar is one of the biggest name in women's contemporary bridal rings.

FROM BARBARA HEINRICH STUDIO . . .
Barbara Heinrich Studio sells wedding rings in galleries and fine jewelers across the U.S.

FROM C.H. HAIKIMI . . .
C.H. Haikimi has an extensive collection of bridal rings.

FROM THE IVANKA TRUMP COLLECTION . . .
A-list celebrities around the world wear Ivanka Trump Collection rings.

FROM TACORI . . .
With modern brides, cushion cuts are the most popular fancy diamond shape. Here's an amazing slideshow of new rings from fine jewelry design leaders.

16 Cushion-Cut Gem Engagement Rings
Some describe the cushion cut as

FROM REBECCA HOOK JEWELRY . . .
Rebecca Hook Jewelry are delicate and often inspired by shapes in nature.

11 Wedding Rings That Are Inexpensive
If you're looking for a bridal ring that's well-designed but won't cost a small fortune, may I suggest this selection of new styles I've found? Enjoy!

FROM REALM . . .
Realm is a hot fashion jewelry brand with many affordable bands especially.

FROM REALM . . .
If you're looking for a bridal ring that's well-designed but won't cost a small fortune, may I suggest this selection of new styles I've found? Enjoy!

FROM JANE BOHAN . . .
Inspiration for Jane Bohan's rings ranges from the textures in nature to drawings, sculpture, and other art forms.

FROM THE SAMUEL B. COLLECTION . . .
The Samuel B. Collection specializes in luxury sterling silver jewelry with 18K and semi-precious gems.

FROM STACKED NEW YORK
Stacked New York bands are named after streets in New York City, embracing the urban inspiration of their hip styling.

FROM JEWELRY TV . . .
David Tishbi, a Jewelry TV designer, lives and designs in Pacific Palisades, California, and each ring he creates is crafted in his homeland, Israel,

FROM B. B. BECKER . . .
B. B. Becker is known for its inspirational jewelry, from rings to bracelets and more.

FROM REBECCA HOOK JEWELRY . . .
Rebecca Hook draws from the colors and textures of her own experiences to inspire her jewelry collections.

FROM REALM . . .
Realm is fashion jewelry with designs taking inspiration from the strength of vintage hardware to the intrigue of female rulers and exotic lands.

FROM REBECCA HOOK . . .
Rebecca Hook Jewelry designs are strong in form yet delicate in nature.

FROM KATIE DECKER  . . .
Katie Decker offers most of her rings in three color choices of 18K gold: white, yellow, and rose.

FROM KONSTANTINO . . .
Konstantino is a leader in mixed-metal fine jewelry.

FROM WHITEHOUSE BROTHERS . . .
Whitehouse Brothers. Engagement Rings & Wedding Bands.

FROM IVANKA TRUMP COLLECTION . . .
Rings in the Ivanka Trump Collectionthis collection appeal to women who have a strong sense of themselves.

FROM ARMADANI  . . .
Armadani is the premier private label fine jewelry manufacturer of anniversary and eternity bands, engagement rings, as well as fine fashion jewelry.

FROM SYLVIE COLLECTION . . .
Sylvie Collection always uses certified, conflict-free diamonds in its engagement rings and wedding bands.

FROM IMPERIAL PEARL . . .
Imperial Pearl is a leader in pearls jewelry, making designs for over 100 years.

FROM KATIE DECKER . . .
There's a whiff in the air: Cigar Band-style bridal rings are trending! The modern versions reference a popular silhouette of Victorian and Art Deco.

FROM CHAD ALLISON COUTURE . . .
Chad Allison Couture offers many luxury rings for women.

FROM ERICA COURTNEY . . .
Erica Courtney is a jewelry designer to the stars, worn by Hollywood's many A-list celebrities.

16 Smokin' Cigar Band Bridal Rings
Given that a trend this year is the engagement ring/wedding band all-in-one, the cigar band design, a throwback to earlier eras, is making a comeback. Especially popular during the late Victorian and Art Deco design movements, the distinctive shape (which simulates cigar bands that wrap around some smokers' choice luxury item) gives the shape strong stand-alone appeal. Thus, many brides-to-be are looking at contemporary cigar-band styles as smokin' wedding rings.

FROM BERGIO . . .
Bergio's jewelry is crafte in Italy.

FROM LE VIAN . . .
Le Vian is one of the renowned red carpet jewelers.

FROM BOAZ KASHI . . .
Boaz Kashi's studio and shop are located in a beautiful corner of Neve Tzedek neighborhood in Tel-Aviv, Israel.aside pieces of art, antiques and vintage jewelry.

FROM MELISSA KAYE JEWELRY . . .
Melissa Kaye Jewelry pieces are inspired by geometric and natural patterns, bringing a modern edge to classic shapes.

FROM KONSTANTIONO . . .
Konstantino is a leader in sterling silver/18K gold jewelry, often mixing precious and semi-precius gems.

FROM KATIE DECKER . . .
Katie Decker designs elegant, feminine jewelry for women of every age, and usually available in white, yellow, or rose gold.

10 Beautiful Bridal Ring Sets to Match Your Style
Some wrap around the engagement rings, others fit ever-so-snugly against the wedding band. They're bridal ring SETS--what every bride should consider.

FROM CLAUDE THIBAUDEAU . . .
All Claude Thibaudeau Collections are designed and crafted in North America.

FROM EPOQUE JEWELRY . . .
Epoque Jewelry creates a large selection of timeless wedding rings.

FROM STEVEN KRETCHMER . . .
High-quality, expert craftsmanship, and design innovation are hallmarks of Steven Kretchmer rings.

FROM CONNI MAINNE FINE JEWELRY
Conni Mainne is a designer whose work is sold in galleries as well as in fine jewelers across the U.S.

FROM JANE BOHAN . . .
Jane Bohan is a fashion-forward contemporary designer based in New York.

FROM MARK PATTERSON . . .
The Mark Patterson brand reflects the creative partnership of Mark and Josette, defining their design philosophy to create ethically made jewelry.

FROM ART CARVED . . .
ArtCarved is a longtime leader in bridal rings, selling to fine jewelers all over the U.S.

FROM CLAUDIA ENDLER DESIGNS . . .
Claudia Endler Designs makes wedding rings that appeal to a modern sensibility.

FROM PAMELA FROMAN FINE JEWELRY . . .
Pamela Froman Fine Jewelry is a California based brand, lead by award-winning designer, Pamela Froman.

FROM PER AMORE . . .
Per Amore is ring specialist, known for its great attention to detail.

FROM GEMLOK . . .
Gemlok is a company that's particularly known for its patented setting that makes diamonds very secure.

FROM A. LINK . . .
A. Link is a big player in diamond wedding bands.

FROM STEVEN KRETCHMER . . .
The Steven Kretchmer collection is created by Claudia Kretchmer, who infuses each design with modern simplicity.

FROM DORON ISAAK . . .
Doron Isaak is a master jewelry maker, who specializes in high-quality diamond designs.

FROM GURHAN . . .
Gurhan's 24K gold and platinum jewelry becomes collectibles for many.

FROM ANDREW MEYER . . .
Andrew Meyer high design jewelry is globally purchased.

FROM A. LINK . . .
For over a hundred years, A. Link has been an important company in diamonds and diamond jewelry.

FROM GARAVALLI . . .
Italian based Garavellinis a family owned jewelry brand.

FROM TIMELESS DESIGNS . . .
Timeless Designs rings are designed and manufactured in Manhattan.

FROM TAMARA COMOLLI . . .
Tamara Comolli rings reflect her casual, chic style.

FROM CORDOVA . . .
Cordova rings are available in 200 better independent retail jewelers nationwide.

FROM SUNA BROS. . . .
For over 80 years, the Suna family has created the very finest jewelry for a discriminating, worldwide clientele.

FROM TACORI . . .
Tacori is a leading design company in bridal rings.

16 Diamond Wedding Bands (in White Metal) You'll Love
Diamond bridal bands in white metal--this is one dazzling slideshow. From platinum to white gold, there's a style here for every taste.

FROM PETER STORM JEWELRY. . .
The company, Peter Storm Inc., was born when Peter brought his own love story into his work. Peter and Anne Storm have been married for many years and work together in the jewelry business.

FROM IVANKA TRUMP COLLECTION . . .
The Ivanka Trump Collection features jewelry in every classification, all designed for the modern woman.

.FROM ALEX SEPKUS . . .
Alex Sepkus is an awarding designer, who makes many bridal bands for women and men, especially in 18K yellow gold.

FROM PARADE DESIGN . . .
Parade Design is a big bridal brand, which you often see advertised in international wedding publications.

FROM BARBARA HEINRICH STUDIO . . .
Barbara Heinrich Studio's owner/found says,

FROM PRATIMA DESIGN FINE ART JEWELRY . . .
Together, the husband and wife team of Christina Seefeldt and Thomas Fistler create the collectible work of Pratima Design Fine Art Jewelry.

FROM PHYLLIS BERGMAN FOR MERCURY RING . . .
In addition to designing jewelry and managing Mercury Ring, Phyllis Bergman is a dynamic force in the jewelry industry, being a former president of both the Women's Jewelry Association and of the 24 Karat Club of New York.

FROM KATIE DECKER . . .
Katie Decker's bridal rings have youthful approach and good eye for detail that's reflected in her intricate designs.

Women's Wedding Bands: All Styles, All Metals
New women's wedding bands every engaged couple will want to know about--a dozen hot designs in all styles and metals, from classic to contemporary.

FROM TAKAYAS CUSTOM JEWELRY . . .
As a fourth-generation artist of this brand, Takayas Custom Jewelry, the designer makes rings that become collectibles.

FROM BB BECKER . . .
The first step in design for the founder of BB Becker is gathering of quotations that offer inspiration, comfort, or wisdom--and, for his bridal rings, of course, love.

FROM DIVA NEW YORK . . .
DIVA New York is a leader in luxury jewelry with natural color diamonds, especially natural yellow and pink.

FROM CHIKAHISA STUDIO . . .
Chikahisa Studio's rings are inspired by nature. the natural world, and my designs celebrate the beauty and grace of natural imperfection.

4. You Can Get Gray Slices, Roughs--and, Especially, Rounds.
Brooke Gregson hand-selects specific gems for her bridal rings, since they're often stones with unique characteristics, such as a slice.

Gray Diamonds: 4 Engagement Rings, 4 Fun Facts
Want to see some amazing engagement rings with gray diamonds? Here are four fabulous designs--plus interesting tidbits on this anything-but-drab precious gray gem.

2. Let's Talk About a FAMOUS Gray Diamond.
Pamela Froman Fine Jewelry is a brand with a signature texture called Crush, used on her multicolored gold jewelry.

3. They're Very Rare.
Todd Reed is known for his raw diamond jewelry collection, including many bridal rings for both men and women.

List of Bridal Ring Lines Designed by WOMEN (Part 2)
Women know what women want, right? Here's our next list (Part 2) of female-led fine jewelry design companies that are among the hottest names in bridal rings.

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.star Ming-Na Wen talks with us about her real-life marriage proposal--and how she said "Yes"!


For eco-friendly wedding rings, here's what all those WORDS mean!
Want eco-friendly rings for you and your beloved? Then here are some words you MUST know.

Environmentally sensitive jewelry designers--the list you've always wanted.
Environmentally sensitive and responsibly sourced wedding ring brands and diamonds--a great list

14 Delicate Rings for Brides-to-Be Who Like Elegant and Understated
More and more, rings that are small but super-huge with style are melting the hearts of many modern brides--take a look at some of the newest designs.

FROM ALISHAN . . .
Alishan is an award-winning contemporary jewelry designer, based in California.

FROM JANE TAYLOR . . .
Award-winning designer Jane Taylor brings new life to Totally Everyday™ jewelry, which is her brand's trademark.

FROM DAWES DESIGN . . .
Dawes Design is a leader in fine jewelry made with sustainable materials.

FROM JANE BOHAN . . .
Jane Bohan is a leading contemporary jewelry designer for women.

FROM SUZANNE KALAN . . .
Suzanne Kalan is one of Rio Tinto's four designers making the mine's

FROM BARBARA HEINRICH STUDIO . . .
Barbara Heinrich Studio makes all handcrafted bridal.

FROM MEREDITH MARKS DESIGNS . .
Meredith Marks rings often reflect inspirations of her Asian travels and embody their natural beauty and culture.

FROM BIZZOTTO GIOIELLI . . .
Bizzotto Gioielli is an Italian-based luxury brand.

FROM REBECCA OVERMANN . . .
Rebecca Overmann creates jewelry which is influenced by natural forms and subtle movements.

FROM SARAH GRAHAM METALSMITHING . . .
Sararh Graham Metalsmithing incorporates innovative materials with her rings, creating pieces that are organic and textural,

FROM MCL BY MATTHEW LAURENZA CAMPBELL . . .
MCL by Matthew Laurenza Campbell is one of the hottest selling fine jewelry brands in the contemporary marketplace. He makes a great sterling silver line, too.

BY TAP BY TODD POWNELL . . .
Todd Pownell is a member of Ethical Metalsmith's,Jewelers, which supports social and environmental responsibility and ethical mining in sourcing its jewelry materials.

FROM PRATIMA DESIGN FINE ART JEWELRY . . .
Pratima Design Fine Art Jewelry is handcrafted by the husband and wife team of Christina Seefeldt and Thomas Fistler.

FROM TACORI . . .
Tacori is one of the leading brands in bridal rings for women.

FROM LAURENCE BRUYNINCKX . . .
Laurence Bruyninckx is based in Antwerp, Belgium, and has developed a unique ring interlocking system for bridal rings.

10 Gorgeous Yellow Gold Engagement Rings
You'll love this slideshow of 10 new engagement rings in luscious--lust for!--yellow gold.

. .FROM TAKAYAS CUSTOM JEWELRY . . .
Takayas Custom Jewelry is designed by artist Takayas Mizuno.

FROM SUSAN WHEELER DESIGN . . .
At Susan Wheeler Design, Artisan Bridal is one of its newest collections. Ring textures are inspired by surfaces found in nature.

FROM ANTHONY LENT. . .
Anthony Lent is an award-winning goldsmith with a large following of collectors.

FROM CONNI MAINNE DESIGNS . . .
For Conni Mainne, w working out of her studio in Mendocino, the striking shapes found in botanicals, surf, nautilus, clouds, the stars, and moon, infuse her work with a mystical quality of the natural world.

FROM M.C.L. BY MATTHEW LAURENZA CAMPBELL . . .
M.C.L. by Matthew Laurenza Campbell has a new collection,

FROM GERALYN SHERIDAN DESIGN STUDIO . . .
Geralyn Sheridan Design Studio creates rings with texture, using ethically sourced materials.

FROM PRATIMA DESIGN FINE ART JEWELRY . . .
Pratima Design Fine Art Jewelry is led by a husband and wife design team, trained in European goldsmithing techniques.

FROM REBECCA OVERMANN . . .
Rebecca Overmann creates jewelry that's influenced by natural forms and subtle movements.

12 Totally Unique Rose Gold Engagement Rings
Everything's coming up roses--rose gold, that is. I've searched the jewelry corners of the world and found these 12 precious-in-pink engagement rings.

FROM DAWES DESIGN . . .
Dawes Design uses all conflict-free diamonds, which are completely transparent.

FROM MEREDITH MARKS DESIGNS . . .
Meredith Marks Designs offers wedding rings that often add a twist to modern design.

FROM MEREDITH MARKS DESIGNS . . .
Meredith Marks Designs' wedding rings are reflective of the Asian travels of designer Meredith Marks.

FROM SHOLDT DESIGN . . .
Sholdt Design engagement rings are built by hand in Seattle, Washington.

FROM ALISHAN . . .
Award-winning designer, Alishan Halebian, uses sophisticated goldsmithing techniques to create his luxury bridal rings.

FROM MARK PATTERSON . . .
All Mark Patterson rings are handcrafted on-site in their California headquarters.

FROM TAP BY TODD POWNELL . . .
TAP by Todd Pownell jewelry is responsibly made, with respect for the environment..

FROM ERICA COURTNEY . . .
Erica Courtney, based in Los Angeles, designs jewelry for many A-list celebrities.

FROM YAEL DESIGNS . . .
Yael Designs uses conflict-free diamonds and recycled gold for their bridal rings.

FROM TODD REED . . .
In 1992, Todd Reed established his business and introduced the raw, rough-cut diamond to his artistic jewelry line.

Great Guide to Oval Cut Diamond Engagement Rings
Q & A on Oval Cut Diamond Wedding Rings

EMERALD FROM OMI PRIVE . . .
Omi Prive is a leading jewelry company in colored gemstones.

12 Green-Gem Engagement Rings: From Emeralds to Tourmalines
Wearin' the green . . .

PARAIBA TOURMALINE FROM SUNA BROS. . .
Suna Bros. specializes in colored gem jewelry, offering a variety of wedding rings.

PERIDOT FROM SAMUEL B. . . .
Samuel B. is a leading name in sterling silver jewelry, and one of Savor Silver's

TSAVORITE FROM ERICA COURTNEY . . .
Erica Courtney has a complete line of women's bridal rings.

EMERALD FROM BAYCO . . .
Bayco rings are part of a high-end line of high-quality jewelry.

GREEN TOURMALINE FROM RAY GRIFFITHS . . .
Australian-born jeweler, Ray Griffiths, has been creating exquisite jewelry for more than 30 years.

EMERALD FROM ARMAND JACOBY . . .
Armand Jacoby is a leader in bridal jewelry.

PARAIBA TOURMALINE FROM OMI PRIVE . . .
Omi Prive is the jewelry division of Omi Gems, a multi-generational brand specializing in fine colored gemstones.

GREEN AMETHYST FROM GEMVARA . . .
Gemvara is an online source for every kind of wedding ring, from modern to traditional and in between.

EMERALD FROM BAPALAL KESHAVLAL . . . .
Bapalal Keshavlal is a luxe jeweler with a 75-year history of fine jewelry and gems.

PERIDOT FROM ALEX SEPKUS
Alex Sepkus is one of contemporary jewelry's most acclaimed artisans.

Wedding Ring Words--the Greatest Glossary: The "B"s
Confusing Words, Phrases, and Acronyms Jewelers Use When You Shop for Bridal Rings, Diamonds, and More

FOR $179 WITH OPAL . . .
B.B. Becker makes meaningful jewelry, primarily in sterling silver.

FOR UNDER $500 WITH TURQUOISE . . .
Samuel B. is a

FOR $315 WITH BLUE TOPAZ . . .
Enhanced with feminine satin textures and natural gemstones, Rebecca Hook captures the free form beauty of nature in her sterling silver designs.

FOR $400 WITH TURQUOISE . . .
Repousse Jewelry, designed by Michael Galmer of Galmer USA, makes fashionable jewelry for the contemporary woman.

Affordable Silver Engagement Rings with Blue Stones--Starting at $95!
I found these 11 sterling silver engagement rings, each every bit as beautiful as they are affordable--and featuring all DIFFERENT blue gemstones.

FOR $750 WITH LONDON BLUE TOPAZ . . .
Since its conception in 2012, Ariva Fine Jewelry has become a primary designer of luxury sterling silver jewelry.

FOR $239 WITH LAPIS-LAZULI . . .
B.B. Becker makes affordable inspirational jewelry for both men and women.

FOR $425 WITH BLUE TOPAZ . . .
Thistle & Bee is a major sterling silver jewelry design company.

FOR $350 WITH TURQUOISE . . .
Ariva Fine Jewelry is a member of Savor Silver of the Silver Institute.

.FOR $195 WITH LAPIS-LAZULI . . .
Lagos is a Philadelphia-based jewelry brand.

FOR UNDER $500 WITH BLUE TOPAZ . . .
Samuel Behnam's Samuel B. jewelry is all about the details.

Fabulous Fantasy Engagement Rings with Big Center Stones
Daydreaming about an engagement ring that sparkles so much you need sunglasses? Ah, well, many women do. Click through here and enjoy, enjoy, enjoy!

Fabulous Fantasy Engagement Rings with Big Center Stones
Daydreaming about an engagement ring that sparkles so much you need sunglasses? Ah, well, many women do. Click through here and enjoy, enjoy, enjoy!

11. FROM CYNTHIA GALE . . .
Cynthia Gale is a New York City based brand with ethically sourced materials and dedicated t social responsibility.

11 Budget-Friendly Men's Wedding Bands--from $90 to $1,190!
Rather spend more money on HER bridal rings than HIS? You've come to the right place. Here's a super slideshow of men's wedding bands--from $90 to $1,190.

10. FROM KELIM JEWELRY DESIGN . . .
Kelim Jewelry Design is a

2. FROM CHIKAHISA STUDIO . . .
Chikahisa Studio makes sophisticated and unexpected jewelry, often celebrating the beauty of natural imperfections.

3. FROM CYNTHIA GALE . . .
Cynthia Gale jewelry reflects a contemporary cool, eclectic lifestyle.

5. FROM CARTIER . . .
Cartier is a world-known house for jewelry.

7. FROM METALSMITHS STERLING . . .
Metalsmiths Sterling is a recognized brand in all sterling silver jewelry for both men and women.

8. FROM DIANA WIDMAN
Diana Widman is a skilled craftsperson, who sells in galleries nationwide as well as fine jewelers.

9. FROM KONSTANTINO . . .
Konstantino is a high-end sterling silver brand.

4. FROM SCOTT KAY . . .
Scott Kay is an internationally famous wedding ring brand, in everything from gold, silver, and platinum, to silver, palladium, and other alternative metals.

6. FROM KELIM JEWELRY DESIGN . . .
Kelim Jewelry Design is a boutique jeweler, specializing in handmade goods from Turkey, the native country of its designers.

FROM MEGAN THORNE . . .
As a former lingerie designer, Megan Thorne's engagement rings have a romantic, feminine sensibility.

12 Emerald-Cut Engagement Rings You'll LOVE Looking At
Exceptional emerald-cut diamond engagement rings that will make any woman say yes, yes, yes!

FROM CHRISTOPHER DESIGNS . . .
Christopher Designs is world-renowned for its jewelry that features their signature premium diamond cuts, all part of their Crisscut collections.

FROM DAWES DESIGN . . . .
Dawes Design is a leading brand in contemporary responsibly made jewelry.

FROM TAKAYAS CUSTOM JEWELRY . . .
Takayas Custom Jewelry is a unique brand of Japanese designer, Takayas Mizuno.

FROM MEGAN THORNE . . .
Exceptional emerald-cut diamond engagement rings that will make any woman say yes, yes, yes!

FROM GOSHWARA
Goshwara is led by designer and president, Sweta Jain.

FROM CLAUDIA ENDLER DESIGNS . . .
Claudia Endler was awarded the Women's Jewelry Association Shining Star Award and the Phyllis Morris Award in Design.

FROM ANA KATARINA
Ana Katarina's wedding rings are inspired by the natural world, antiquity, and architecture,

FROM BELADORA . . .
Beladora is a renowned antique, vintage, and estate jeweler in Beverly Hills, California..

FROM REINSTEIN/ROSS GOLDSMITHS . . .
Reiinstein/Ross Goldsmiths' rings are hand-fabricated with custom alloy high-karat golds.

FROM TAKAYAS CUSTOM JEWELRY . . .
Influenced by his Tokyo upbringing, designer Takayas Mizuno makes unusual bridal designs, often reflecting the beauty of his heritage.

FROM TACORI . . .
Tacori is one of the leaders in fine bridal rings, handcrafting designs in California.

Pre-Engagement "Promise Rings": Everything to Know
Promise Rings--everything you want to know about these

Bands and Engagement Rings for Spunky, Punk-Rock Brides
Edgy, daring rings for Punk-Rock Brides: Engagement and wedding band styles in sterling silver or gold--something cool for every adventurous woman.

6. FROM ARMAND JACOBY . . .
Armand Jacoby has a long history in jewelry manufacturing.

7 Ruby Engagement Rings, Celebrating 2015's "Color of the Year"
Ruby is, surely, the color of love, isn't it? Here are some out-of-the-ordinary engagement rings that are very much about rubies. And, as it happens, rubies are in the same spectral family as Marsala, the

1. FROM HARRY KOTLAR . . .
Don't you love rubies? Our slideshow of 7 luscious ruby engagement rings will have you loving 'em even more . . . IF that's possible!

2. FROM ZAFFIRO JEWELRY . . .
Zaffiro Jewelry is an artisanal jewelry company, with designs in 22K, 18K, platinum, and sterling silver.

3. FROM STULLER . . .
Stuller is one of the leading names in fine jewelry, carrying all categories as well as bridal rings for both men and women.

4. FROM CARLA AMORIM . . .
Carla Amorim jewelry is a favorite of A-listers in music and acting.

5. FROM SUNA BROS. . . .
Suna Bros. is a leader in colored stone jewelry, including many engagement and wedding rings.

7. FROM OMI PRIVE
Omi Prive is a luxury jewelry company, specializing in designs with fine colored precious and semi-precious gems.

5. FUN, SPIRITED STYLE STEPS UP
Elegant whimsy is one of the signatures of Diana Widman's jewelry.

1. DEEPER INTO THE WOODS
Here they come:

3. METEORITE DROPS IN BIG-TIME
Meteorite is one of the many interesting alternative materials used by jewelry designer, Chris Ploof.

Best Trends in Men's Wedding Bands for 2015
Men's wedding bands don't have to be boring. Try these alternative wedding bands for a new twist on the tradition.

2. PALLADIUM GETS STRONGER
The contemporary palladium men's band collection from jewelry designer Todd Reed is extensive.

4. ROSE GOLD ADDED TO THE MIX
Etienne Perret is a master of mixing alternative materials with precious metal, especially for men's jewelry.

Marquise Engagement Rings: Everything You Need to Know
Who knew a

8 Engagement Rings--Under $800 (Really!)


2. FROM PHILLIP GAVRIEL . . .
Phillip Gavriel is a family-owned company, devoted to making meaningful jewelry.

3. FROM SLANE . . .
With impeccable attention to detail and craftsmanship, SLANE designs are inspired by history, architecture, and the beauty found in everyday objects.

4. FROM LAGOS . . .
Lagos is an internationally recognized designer brand and one of Savor Silver's

FROM SAMUEL B. . . .
Samuel B. is one of Savor Silver's

FROM LISA JENKS . . .
Lisa Jenks is a recognized name in arty handcrafted sterling silver jewelry. A presence in the fashion world, too, she's a member of the CFDA elite.

FROM BB BECKER . . .
BB Becker's sterling silver jewelry is about inspirations and quotations.

FROM ED LEVIN . . .
For over 60 years, the Massachusetts company, Ed Levin, has been making timeless jewelry.

Black diamonds can take one year to cut.
Ivanka Trumps's Journey series is inspired by her travels.

5 Really Fun Facts About Black Diamonds
Some say they originated from outer space. These 5 black diamond engagement rings surely LOOK out-of-this-world! You'll love the designs and enjoy all 5 cool facts.

Buy Carrie Bradshaw's black diamond ring, in any size.
Gemvara has an extensive collection of bridal rings, including their version of the famous

5 Really Fun Facts About Black Diamonds
Some say they originated from outer space. These 5 black diamond engagement rings surely LOOK out-of-this-world! You'll love the designs and enjoy all 5 cool facts.

The most famous black diamond was a cushion cut.
Erica Courtney is one of the elite

Were black diamonds green? Some were--ready more.
Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, Facet Barcelona USA creates a lot of jewelry with diamonds and other gemstones.

Shapes & Cuts of Gems
Shapes & Cuts of Gems. Engagement Rings & Wedding Bands.

Colored Gems: Precious & Semi-precious
Colored Gems: Precious & Semi-precious

Great photos, style info, buying tips, and more
What you need to read and see when buying that all-important engagement ring

Beautiful photos, tips, trends, buying info, and much more
When it's time to buy an engagement rings, everything you need to know--and see!