The Man Registry: Look Ma, He Proposed with a Tongue Ring!

by Azure

About The Man Registry Jewelry designer Johnny Brookheart is offering diamond encrusted engagement tongue rings. Yes... diamond tongue rings. It's part of a new trend called alternative engagement. Call me a traditionalist, but isn’t this a bit much for the engagement? I’m all for expressing yourself, but is this really the right forum? A huge part of the proposal process is asking her parents’ permission and gaining their trust. It’s going to be hard to look your future...

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Valentine’s Day Is Coming: Lots of Platinum Proposals Ahead!

by Azure

Gearing up for Valentine's Day, ladies? Valentine's Day is one of the most popular engagement days of the year. Many girls (possibly some of our Savvy Scoopers) may not be "officially" engaged... but are expecting a romantic V-Day proposal, and a new piece of bling to boot! Celebs like Harrison Ford, Vince Vaughn, and Howard Stern have popped the question on Valentine's Day, and proposed with platinum engagement rings costing a small fortune. Since trends in Hollywood often dictate...

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Bride Chic: The History of the Tiara

by Azure

About Bride Chic When Sarah Ferguson married Prince Andrew in 1986, she wore a wreath of flowers on her head as she processed down the aisle of Westminster Abbey. Once she emerged from the registry after signing the marriage certificate, she had changed into a tiara for the recessional. Sarah went to the altar as a young lady and emerged on her husband's arm a married woman. Her statement was simple: According to custom for last two hundred years, the tiara has been the official...

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Diamonds on Sale Are a Girl’s Best Friend!

by Azure

Here’s some great weekend news for those of you shopping for wedding or engagement rings. Zales has added their outlet to their website. They offer 20-70% off retail prices on engagement and wedding rings! Before you shop, don’t forget to read our article on The Six Top Tips for Buying Your Wedding Bands, our various Blog Posts on rings, and of course visit our ring gallery. Get shopping!

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Jennifer Hudson: From Proposal Trendsetter to Baby Mama- Gives Birth on Monday!

by Azure

Our Platinum Proposal contest back in June was inspired by the burgeoning trend of women proposing to men. One such celebrity trendsetter was Jennifer Hudson, who proposed to her man with a custom platinum and 5-carat diamond ring by Neil Lane (now, even though she popped the question, I hope Hudson is the one with the 5-carat rock on her finger. I can't imagine that being very masculine...) On Monday, Hudson gave birth to her first child, David Daniel Otunga Jr.! Congrats to this...

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