Scottsdale is considered one of the hippest and most happening places in the country. Considered a happening place, people love to spend money. When there is any Scottsdale diamonds engagement or wedding function, people spend lot of money on groom and bride’s dress, caterer, decorator, engagement ring etc. Buying an engagement ring is not an easy task. To avoid last minute confusion, it would be better if bride and the groom start their engagement ring shopping 2 to 3 months well in advance. While shopping, do check the design, cut, shape, clarity, carat, color, Band, setting etc.
When a groom buys the engagement ring for the bride he has to do a little bit of research work. First thing to consider is buy something which she will love. Find out the type of ring she would want from her parents, friends or relatives. They will give you an idea about her taste. While buying a diamond do notice the way it is cut. Common shapes are round, square, football, teardrop and rectangular. First look at the diamond and then shape. By now you may have known what type of cut she likes from her friends and relatives, next find out how she’d want it set. Various types of settings are Tiffany, channel and three stone rings. Tiffany setting is a simple, elegant statement which can be generally seen in Hollywood movie proposals. A channel setting is filled with tiny diamonds. These days, three stone setting is very popular. In this, three diamonds are lined up in a row, which represents past, present and future of your love. Among all the three diamonds, the present is considered largest.
Famous metals that are used in Engagement Rings are gold and platinum. Platinum is available in silver color and strongest. It is scratch, chip-resistant and expensive. From centuries, gold is being used for engagement purpose. There are two types of gold yellow and white gold. Yellow gold has a silver finish. This finish may fade away as time passes by and has to be re-applied throughout the life of the ring. Since gold is considered soft metal it may scratch and chip easily. Due to this, most of the Engagement Rings are 14k gold, which is mixed with alloy to strengthen the metal.
The last thing to remember is the ring size. To find out ring size of your lady love, contact her best friend or mother. They’ll provide other details which will help in your search. If you’re not able to find that perfect engagement ring from the jewelry store, you can have a look at various online stores. You may get that exact ring from online stores also. There are some online stores that offer special deals which can save your money.