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Brenna Ferrentino

Brenna Ferrentino
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Content Manager at Ritani
heart shaped diamond rings

Valentine’s Day is approaching, and it’s got us thinking about heart-shaped diamonds! This inherently romantic diamond shape is perfect for pendants, earrings, and engagement rings. They’re perfect for someone looking for a more non-traditional engagement ring or anniversary gift. Make sure to follow these guidelines when shopping for a heart-shaped diamond. The 4 Cs Cut Cut has the greatest impact on the appearance of a diamond - a well-cut diamond will create lots of sparkle. Choose a Very Good cut grade for your heart-shaped diamond. Color Heart-shaped diamonds have a brilliant facet pattern which is great at concealing color. Choose a near-colorless diamond (G...

eternity-bands

An eternity ring (or eternity band) features diamonds going all the way around the ring, creating an endless circle of diamonds. Eternity rings symbolize never-ending love. They differ from half eternity rings, which feature diamonds going halfway around the band, with the bottom half of the ring comprising of precious metal. Eternity rings are frequently gifted to celebrate milestones, like an anniversary or as a push present. However, you can use an eternity band as a wedding ring - there is no strict rule saying otherwise.  Eternity rings come with varying stone shapes like round cut diamonds, princess cut diamonds,...

Everyone is buzzing about pearl engagement rings ever since Emma Stone received a gorgeous pearl engagement ring from her fiancé, Dave McCary. Pearls symbolize loyalty, integrity, generosity, and purity, making them a fitting choice for your engagement. They’re an elegant and unique choice for an engagement ring. They’re also much more affordable than diamonds. But are pearl engagement rings a good idea?  On the Moh’s scale, pearls have a hardness of 2.5-3, meaning they can easily be scratched. (For reference, diamonds are the hardest and rank at 10 on the Moh’s scale - only diamonds can scratch other diamonds.) Because...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPm-VrUdeos Youtuber Cameron Niemela knew he had to pop the question, so he turned to Ritani for the perfect ring. Cameron came to our New York factory to come watch his pear cut engagement ring be made. Check out this video to see how engagement rings are made!

Gemstone engagement rings are a popular choice for couples because they are beautiful, unique, and often even more affordable than diamond engagement rings. Some popular gemstones for engagement rings include sapphires, emeralds, and morganite. Gemstone engagement rings aren’t a recent phenomenon - Kate Middleton’s blue sapphire engagement ring and Jackie Kennedy’s emerald engagement ring have long been admired by the public. As the year (and decade) is coming to a close, here are some beautiful celebrity gemstone engagement rings from 2019.   1. Emma Stone Emma Stone’s engagement was recently announced on her fiancé Dave McCarry’s Instagram. This is the only image...

Rubies are red gemstones that symbolize love, passion, protection, and power. Rubies are considered precious gemstones, along with sapphires, emeralds, and diamonds. In fact, both rubies and sapphires belong to the corundum mineral family. Rubies get their color from the trace element chromium. Rubies can appear pinkish-red, purple-red, blood red, or dark red. They are the birthstone for July as well as the gem for 15th and 40th anniversaries. Rubies have a hardness of 9 on the Mohs scale (diamonds are rated as a 10), making them an excellent choice for engagement rings, wedding rings, and fine jewelry.  How much are...

YouTuber Cameron Niemela recently proposed to his now-fiancée Haley with a beautiful pear shaped diamond engagement ring & shared his advice on how to choose the perfect ring. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mV6DO5nDvqg Cameron recommends you start your engagement ring search by:  Picking your budget. An engagement ring is a major purchase. “Get something that she’s going to be pumped on and something that she can look down at and be really proud of,” Cameron said.  Figuring out what she likes Cameron suggests asking your girlfriend and her friends what kind of engagement ring she is looking for. Take note of what she is drawn to in jewelry stores and...

At Ritani, we want everybody to have their dream engagement ring. We’re happy to create a custom engagement ring for you at no additional cost. When you design a custom engagement ring, we’ll create a 3D render of the ring so you’ll know exactly what it will look like. We’ll also give you a quote on the ring with zero obligation to make a purchase. We’ve created some beautiful engagement rings - here are some of our recent creations. This glamorous custom engagement ring features an emerald cut diamond center stone with asscher cut diamonds around the band. This customer...