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ESPY Awards Trends

Mon, 25 Jul 2016

By PS Staff

The ESPY (Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly) Awards honoring top athletes were held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on July 13. As you may imagine, top athletes with bodies most of us would kill for permits endless opportunities for us to view what happens when eye candy meets high fashion. During our ESPY coverage, we noticed that there were three main trends on the red carpet which stood out amongst all of the fashion. Keep reading and let us know in the forums if you plan on wearing any of these trends.

18k White Gold “Circle of Life” Diamond Dangle Earrings at Whiteflash

Diamond Dangle Earrings at Whiteflash


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3 Summer Styles to Try

Wed, 15 Jun 2016

By PS Staff

Platinum “Embrace” Diamond Pendant at Whiteflash

Platinum “Embrace” Diamond Pendant, $2,050 at Whiteflash


The summer is coming at us at lightning speed and we are salivating to try the three styles that you will be seeing on a sidewalk near you. We are attracted to these styles because they flatter nearly everyone and provide a quick update to anyone's wardrobe.

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Selecting an Engagement Ring Setting

Wed, 25 May 2016

By PS Staff

Platinum “Lilly” Solitaire Engagement Ring at Whiteflash

Platinum “Lilly” Tension Setting, $1,495 at Whiteflash


If you have spent any time in our “Jewelry Search,” you noticed that you can also find settings from our Featured Sponsors as well. Yet it can be confusing to try to select a setting to match a diamond and vice versa. Creating your ideal ring, or any other piece of jewelry, can seem daunting but not to fear, this is exactly why we are here.

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Met Gala Inspired: Silver

Wed, 18 May 2016

By PS Staff

If you saw our earlier blog Manus x Machina: Fashion in the Age of Technology at the Met Ball, then you know that many of the looks incorporated silver. That made us think we've been giving too much attention to yellow gold and rose gold while neglecting the silver, platinum and others. So because of the wonderful silver looks we saw at the Met Ball, we decided to take a second look at the other metals with fresh eyes and we are so happy we did.

Dimodolo R301-S2 Linked by Love Pave Diamond Fashion Ring at Solomon Brothers

Linked by Love Pave Diamond Ring, $300 at Solomon Brothers


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2016 Trend Outlook: The Choker is Back

Wed, 11 May 2016

By PS Staff

Estate Art Deco Diamond Choker Necklace in Platinum (12.60 ct. tw.) at Blue Nile

Estate Art Deco Diamond Choker, $46,500 at Blue Nile


If you've lived long enough to remember the 90s, then you will definitely remember chokers dominating the accessories market. Everywhere one looked there was a choker for sale or on someone's neck. Well, everything old is new again because chokers are back in a BIG way. Therefore, as much as we tried to avoid it, we just couldn't neglect this trend any more. They're here to stay, at least for the next season, so why not delve into this trend and enjoy the déjà vu all over again?

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Amazing Oval Diamond Engagement Rings

Wed, 20 Apr 2016

By PS Staff

Oval Halo Vintage Diamond Engagement Ring in 14K Rose Gold at B2C Jewels

Rose Gold Oval Halo Vintage Diamond Engagement Ring Setting, $2,149 at B2C Jewels


This year is all about fancy shaped diamonds. Celebrity brides and more have been wearing diamonds of all cuts, and it isn't stopping. One of the more popular cuts, which is on the up and up, is the oval cut diamond.

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Prevent Engagement Ring Sticker Shock

Mon, 18 Apr 2016

By Ashley Boykin

Verragio V-910-P5.5 Verragio “Classico Collection” 2 Row Diamond Engagement Ring at Solomon Brothers

Verragio “Classico Collection” Engagement Ring, $2,450 at Solomon Brothers


I recently brought you a post detailing how you can save an extra bit of money when you purchase your engagement ring. However, that was only the beginning and I'm here to teach you a few more ways to keep some money in your wallet and put a nice ring on someone's finger.

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Buying an Engagement Ring Online

Wed, 13 Apr 2016

By PS Staff

18k Rose Gold Ritani 1RZ2817 Halo Diamond Engagement Ring at Whiteflash

Duet Halo Diamond Engagement Ring Setting, $1,980 at Blue Nile


The number of people purchasing engagement rings online has reached significant numbers. Online diamond and gem retailers have been offering buyers as much as 50% off the price of an equitable stone in a brick and mortar establishment. However, all online retailers or bricks and mortar for that matter are not created equal; therefore, it is in your best interest to get some education before filling out your credit card information.

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The Heavenly Halo Settings for Engagement Rings

Mon, 11 Apr 2016

By PS Staff

Jewelry, much like fashion, comes and goes. It's easily influenced by the world and changing moods of the day. Yet there are some styles that start as trends and become classics. One such trend which is now a classic is the halo setting. It went from zero to everywhere seemingly overnight. Now, you can expect your granddaughters to be given halo engagement rings for their walks down the aisle. What is it about this setting that has captured many a bride's eye?

Danhov LE101 Danhov Per Lei 3 Stone Round Diamond Engagement Ring with Pave Halo and Shank at Solomon Brothers

3 Stone Pave Halo Diamond Engagement Ring Setting, $5,380 at Solomon Brothers


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Fancy Colored Diamonds 101

Mon, 04 Apr 2016

By PS Staff

Leibish & Co. - Fancy Colored Diamonds 2014 Assortment

Image: Courtesy of Leibish & Co.


Long-time readers of our site know that fancy colored diamonds are graded differently than the traditional white diamonds. Let’s take a quick look at how colored diamonds are graded compared to their colorless brethren.

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