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#JOTW My engagement ring had arrived - August Vintage Oval In a David Klass Halo

Discussion in 'Show Me the Bling! (Rings,Earrings,Jewelry)' started by meely, Apr 16, 2018.

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  1. meely
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    by meely » Apr 16, 2018
    Not a long post as I haven't got time but just to say that my engagement ring arrived today. Thank you to all of you that helped on my long journey to get here, and apologies for not naming anyone. Here are some photos excuse the quality and the hands!
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    by luv2sparkle » Apr 16, 2018
    It is lovely! I hope it is everything you wished for. I think it is a beautiful ring you could love for a lifetime!
     
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    by HappyNewLife » Apr 16, 2018
    wow, that is STUNNING! Do you love it?
     
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    by nala » Apr 16, 2018
    Looks gorgeous on your slender fingers! So unique!
     
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    by Yimmers » Apr 16, 2018
    Whoa, the finger coverage with that ring! Awesome! Congrats on the engagement and gorgeous ring!
     
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    by derbygal » Apr 16, 2018
    What a fabulous ring!
     
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    by mrs-b » Apr 16, 2018
    Stunning. Congratulations!
     
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    by junebug17 » Apr 16, 2018
    :love::love::love::love::love:!!!

    Meely, this turned out SO beautifully! Looks truly perfect on your hand! I followed your threads and I know a lot of thought and effort went into the design and every detail is perfect! :appl: Congrats and enjoy it!
     
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    by missy » Apr 16, 2018
    Meely it's a masterpiece.:love::love::love: Truly a gorgeous beauty in every way. It's perfect.:kiss2:

    Please post more pics! :appl::appl::appl:
     
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  12. meely
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    by meely » Apr 16, 2018
    Thank you!

    Thank you, it's not going to be upgraded so that's the plan ;-)

    Thank you, oops yes I do!

    Thank you for the compliments!
     
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    by meely » Apr 16, 2018
    Yeah it ended up being pretty large, no problem with that! The engagement was well over five years ago but still something to celebrate!

    Thanks!

    Thank you, and for your comments on my other thread! It's appreciated.
     
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    by redwood66 » Apr 16, 2018
    Oh it turned out lovely! It is so unique and such a beautiful presence on your hand. Congrats on your journey that ended in this gorgeous ring! :appl:
     
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    by canuk-gal » Apr 16, 2018
    HI:

    Wow! Stunning!

    cheers--Sharon
     
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    by Acinom » Apr 16, 2018
    What a gorgeous design!!!
    Did you design it together with David Klass? The center stone is amazing and is so well framed by the halo diamonds. The ring looks stunning on your hand. Definitely a ring to love for a lifetime.
    Enjoy wearing your beauty and please post more pics!
     
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    by meely » Apr 16, 2018
    Awww thanks junebug, you are very kind!

    Thank you missy for the lovely words. I will put some more photos up later!
     
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    by meely » Apr 16, 2018
    Thank you so much.
    Thank you acinom, that is a great compliment coming from you as some of your rings are amongst my absolute favourites! My threads on the design and my ideas go back to last summer when I was initially looking for the stone. Basically it's a modern interpretation of a vintage design. The OO is obviously a modern style cut so I wanted to go for a modern look but it needed to be a bit quirky too and with plenty of finger coverage. On my last thread I had lots of help to say the least and changed direction on some elements!
     
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    by Alex T » Apr 16, 2018
    This is just lovely & so romantic! Glad it turned out to be everything you wanted it to be!
     
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    by skywind » Apr 16, 2018
    Congratulations!! What a beauty. :clap:
     
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    by meely » Apr 16, 2018
    Your ring is so beautiful so coming from you that is a great compliment!

    Thank you Alex, I hadn't thought of it as romantic what a lovely thing to say

    Thanking you for the kind comment!
     
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    by Octo2005 » Apr 16, 2018
    Congratulations, it's beautiful!

    I saw it on Instagram and hoped it belonged to someone here - glad we get to see more photos.
     
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    Wow! It is really beautiful :appl:
     
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    by natasha-cupcake » Apr 16, 2018
    I love it! It does have a modern and vintage-y feel all at the same time--you did a great job designing it. Enjoy!
     
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    by KristyDarling » Apr 16, 2018
    I absolutely love this! It's a genuine piece of art. It has a striking presence on your hand yet is also very airy and delicate. Just breathtaking. Will you wear a wedding band with it, or go solo?
     
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    Here are some more photos showing the profile and underneath which came out beautifully!
     
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    by meely » Apr 16, 2018
    Ha pleased to have fulfilled that hope

    Thank you

    Thanks though I don't know know if I can solely take credit for designing it!

    Thank you; those are lovely things to hear. In answer to your question, I tried it on with a very thin yellow gold band earlier and was pleasantly surprised, so I may do something like that.
     
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    by missy » Apr 16, 2018
    LOVE the profile and under carriage. SWOON! And I think a simple think yellow gold band would be indeed perfect with your magnificent ring.:love:
    Thank you for the extra photos!
     
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    Yeah he did a good job! It wasn't too hard a job taking the extra photos ;-). Thanks the vote of confidence on the gold band.
     
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    by KiloSierra » Apr 16, 2018
    Truly stunning!! A beautiful beautiful piece!

    I love all the detailing!!
     

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