8 Shopping Tips to Help You Find the Perfect Engagement Ring
It is no secret that finding the perfect ring can be a stressful experience. You want something that is affordable, yet durable, timeless yet modern, and not too precious nor too common. The key is to find a piece that is both suitable for the style you are going for, and most importantly, your personal style. Having a clear idea of what you are after will help you find the perfect ring, but without the right advice, you are likely to end up wasting your hard-earned money. This is why we highly recommend that you take your time and do your research before making a decision. To help you find this perfect engagement ring, we have put together 8 tips that will help you find the perfect ring.
Choose a metal for Band
There are hundreds of different metals that are available for engagement rings. Gold is the most commonly used metal, although silver, platinum, and white gold are all popular choices. Each of these metals has its own distinct character which you should consider before choosing your wedding band. Take a look at the different metals or speak to professional jewelers to learn more about their properties and characteristics.
Have a Carat Size in Mind
Before you go to the store to look for your dream engagement ring you should have a rough idea of what the carat size will be. Many people just walk into the store and hand it over to the salesperson to find the perfect ring. This might work for some people but you can also save yourself time and trouble by having a rough idea of what size you need before you approach the salesperson. If you don’t have any idea of the carat size to purchase, you can always visit the store to physically inspect each size and find which one would look good on her.
Narrow Down What Shape You Want
When we get engaged, we go through a time of celebration and happiness. It's an exciting time and we want to make sure that we give the other person the ring of their dreams. But with so many different shape options out there, it can be hard to make a decision. You can go for round, square, cushion, Princess, Emerald, Marquise, Heart, Oval, Pear, or Radiant. If you aren’t sure which shape would look good on her, visit our store so you can physically compare the sizes and have a clear vision of what’s perfect for her.
Get the Measurement Correctly
One of the most important things to consider when buying an engagement ring is to make sure you are getting the right size because it will ultimately determine the look, style, and fit of the ring. At H & Z Diamond Centre, we offer several different engagement ring-sized charts to help our customers find the perfect size for them. If you want to be accurate, You can wrap a small piece of string around their ring finger and use a pen to mark where the ends meet. Simply take this string to us and discover your partner's ring finger size. If they have an existing ring, simply use a string to get the diameter and circumference to get the exact measurement.
Consider How Your Engagement Ring Will Look with Your Wedding Band
Engagement rings have been a staple for centuries, and have been a staple for centuries. One of the most common questions brides have about finding the perfect engagement ring for their soon-to-be husband is how they will look together. One of the most common mistakes many couples make is buying a ring for one person and trying to make it look like the other is wearing it. As a result of this, many of these couples eventually give up on the idea of getting an engagement ring, and often the relationship is lost as a result of this. So, if you are planning on getting an engagement ring, and you want to make sure you get one that is designed to look
Always Buy Certified
While diamonds are a great way to create a spark between two people, a diamond a year is a lot to pay for a piece of jewelry that will, over the course of time, change shape, lose sparkle, and become cloudy. Instead of throwing your money away, why not buy a certified diamond? Not only will you be guaranteed a stone that is as pretty as the first day you bought it, you'll also know you didn't waste your money.
Make Sure the Certificate Matches the Diamond
To confirm formally as true, accurate, or genuine, you and/or your fiancé(e) may wish to have a professional gemologist with extensive experience and knowledge of gems and jewelry certify the diamond and the certificate of authenticity.
Be Smart About the Quality of the Cut and Clarity
Buying an engagement ring is often the most expensive and stressful part of the wedding planning process. When it comes to diamonds, there is absolutely no substitute for in-person viewing. An engagement ring is an important symbol of your commitment to one another and its cut, clarity, and the color is significantly affected by the setting. At H and Z Diamond Centre, we will provide you with a free, no-obligation ring sizing appointment to ensure that your diamond is a perfect fit.
In conclusion, this guide to shopping for an engagement ring should help you to not only find the perfect ring for your significant other but help keep your finances and your relationship in check while doing so. Hopefully, this guide helps you find the perfect engagement ring and helps you to avoid any unnecessary financial strain.