Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Beautiful Jewellery To Enhance Your Beauty

wedding rings
Women always tried to enhance their beauty with various remedies irrespective of the remedies being natural or artificial. So they invented ornaments.They adorned themselves with these fineries and added a dash of glamour with these ornaments to even the simplest of clothes they wore. Right from the stone-age women have indulged themselves in jewelry. Jewelry is beautiful and elegant. Moreover, jewelry can and does show people’s creativity and personality. In fact, we seem to wear different jewelry to match how we are feeling on a daily basis. We might wear costume jewelry when we want to illustrate our playful side. We might wear a celestial ring, necklace, and earrings to celebrate a love for astronomy. In addition, we might choose to wear a black and white leopard print jewelry suite to illustrate both elegance and a wild side to our personality. On the other hand, we might wear silver jewelry to appear cool and icy. In other words, silver jewelry exudes a cool confidence with a hint of sexy.

Diamond Engagement rings – A timeless expression of someones Love

Engagement Rings come in many different styles – solitaire and pave, for example are still very popular. There are many new styles and trends that are becoming very popular that potential buyers should be aware of.

The most popular trends are classic solitaire, Antique and pave rings.

Classic solitaire engagement rings are still the most popular style of engagement ring today. The round brilliant cut diamond is the most popular and will make sure the ring never goes out of fashion. This will make for a great heirloom piece.

Some people today are beginning to adjust this style slightly by adapting the ring itself. There are many ways of doing this, twisting the band, engraving and the most popular choice is adding small pave set diamonds.

If you are looking for a ring a little different but would like to keep a classic style, try choosing one of the more modern diamond cuts, Princess and Radiant cut diamonds are becoming more and more popular.

Old and antique are coming back into fashion also. Vintage styles are extremely popular as they are unique and craftsmanship is high. Vintage rings often include cushion and Asscher cut diamonds. Look for designers that use engraving and can create rings with filigree.

The use of coloured diamonds and gemstones in engagement rings is an emerging trend, and becoming quite the rage. Celebrities such as Mariah Carey, Katie Holmes and Jennifer Lopez have opted to use coloured diamonds in theirs engagement rings.

One question that is not that clear is which metal.

This can be a very personal decision as it is a matter of personal preference.

If opting for a coloured diamond or gemstone often the colour of the metal can enhance the stone.

yellow, green, red– Yellow gold

Pink, red , brown – Rose gold

Blue and white – White gold or platinum

What is the difference between 18 Ct white gold, and Platinum? Platinum is naturally a white metal, so when it wears it will retain the same colour, it is also the strongest precious metal and is often used when securing expensive diamonds and gemstones. Platinum is also a heavier material.

18 ct white is a mix of gold (naturally yellow) and other metals to make it white. In the last couple of years white gold has come a long way and can be extremely white before polishing.

There are many things to consider when purchasing an engagement ring but the most important piece of information is to choose rings that will suite the character of the person wearing it.