Are You Looking for a Man’s Engagement Ring?

by Azure

Hey Savvy Scoopers! Are you getting ready to propose to your guy? Are you looking for an engagement ring FOR HIM? Or, are you already engaged and you and your guy would like to find a ring for him to wear to show his commitment? We're looking to talk to some brides, grooms, or couples about this subject, so leave a comment below, or send us an email with the subject line "Man's Engagement Ring" at savvyscoop@onewed.com

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Expert Answers: Reasons to Customize Your Engagement RIng

by Azure

If you are on the fence regarding your engagement ring- to customize or not to customize - check out these top ten reasons why a custom design may be right for you, straight from the experts at Whiteflash.com! A few of my favorites... 3: You don’t want a traditional engagement ring; you are a trend-setter. 4: You want to be able to remember not only where the ring was bought, but also how it was made. 6: Details only known to you.

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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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Proposal Stories: Women Who Proposed, Part III, Sports

by Azure

Last month we finished up an amazing contest. Working with PGI, we gave away platinum wedding bands. To be entered in this contest, women had to tell us their stories of how THEY would (or did, or might) propose if they had been the ones to ask the question. We received HUNDREDS of entries. The winner was chosen randomly, but we received so many amazing entries we just had to find a way to share some of them with you. Check our advice section every week for a new article featuring a...

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The Man Registry: The 5 Most Romantic Places To Get Engaged

by Azure

About The Man Registry You’ve got the engagement ring picked out. You know when you’re going to pop the question. Now all that’s left is to decide where and how you’re going to do it. Here’s our suggestions for romantic places to get down on one knee and pray she says yes. (Ignore the cliché’s and just go with it) 5.) Location of your first date– How about a blast from the past? Tell her you’re going to a “surprise destination” for a date night. She’ll be...

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Top Tips: Six Top Tips for Buying Your Wedding Bands

by Azure

Your wedding bands may be one of the most expensive things you need to buy for your wedding. But, few of us have much experience shopping for high-end jewelry. Our friends over at Platinum Guild International were kind enough to give us their top tips for buying your wedding rings.

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Whiteflash.com- The Newest Featured Member In Our Engagement Ring Gallery!

by Azure

We are proud to announce the inclusion of Whiteflash.com into our newest Style gallery section, Wedding Bands and Engagement Rings! Not only is Whiteflash the Internet's premium designer and provider of custom diamond jewelry creations, but they also offer the most comprehensive online Diamond Education around! But... what I love most about Whiteflash is that they've taken a strong stand against the use and purchase of Blood Diamonds, and use only certified conflict-free diamonds in...

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The Man Registry: Invest in Engagement Ring Insurance

by Azure

About The Man Registry If you’ve recently ponied up for an engagement ring, then you know the stress that goes along with making such a high dollar investment. Whether you went with the traditional “two months” salary or something more in a realistic price range, you’ve made a substantial investment and you should take the steps to protect her new finger candy. Most jewelers or engagement ring websites offer insurance through their store or can point you in the right...

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Are you KC? Help a bride find her online marriage proposal!

by Azure

Time for a little pure romance with a touch of serendipity. Not to mention a chance to guide Cupid's arrow. A web designer with a little adventure in his soul has set up a website for his wedding proposal...but hasn't told his intended about it. He's counting on the good people of the Internet to spread the word about his site, Will You Marry Me, KC? and help the girl get to her ring. While you're there, you can take the Will You Marry Me survey - Careful! If you claim to be KC,...

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The Man Registry: Is Cubic Zirconia just what the Honeymoon Doctor Ordered?

by Azure

About The Man Registry Him: Honey, will you marry me? Her: Yes, yes, yes… omg this ring is beautiful! Him: I’m glad you like it, oh and by the way, don’t ever take it to a diamond inspector! Alright guys, let’s think this through. It’s probably not a good idea to slap a fake rock on her engagement band. Even if you can fool her on the day you propose, chances are that your luck will run out someday when she’s getting it cleaned or appraised. That being said, some of...

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