When beginning your search for the perfect diamond that represents your love, you may feel overwhelmed. Here is a brief guide of how to assess what style of ring would represent her best. The first step is to educate yourself on diamonds. They can be very complex and the more you understand about how they are graded, the more comfortable you are going to feel shopping for one. Start at the 5C’s section of our website. Now that you understand how diamonds are graded, let’s figure out what the ring is going to look like.

 

METAL COLOUR

In today’s market, there are many options other than traditional gold. Assess what colour metal your loved one wears most. White gold is finished with a Rhodium plating, which gives it a shiny bright white look. Yellow gold is most traditional. Its warm yellow hue is rich and classic. Rose gold is also a fantastic alternative. Rose gold has been alloyed with strong copper to bring out a feminine pink shine. All of these metals are built to stand the test of time. Choose what you think would complement her taste in colour.

SHAPE & STYLE

Diamonds come in an array of shapes. The best way to deduce which to choose is to look at what she currently likes and wears most. Which words describe her style best?

Princess shape diamonds (square shape): clean, classical, and simplistic.
Round Brilliant diamonds: timeless, traditional, and luminous.
Emerald shape diamonds: flashy, immaculate, and regal.
Pear shape and Marquise diamonds: unique, vintage, and elegant.

Once you have a basic idea of what you are looking for, come into one of our locations and start to look around. This purchase is by far the single most important piece of jewellery you will ever buy her. Trust your instincts. You know her best. The greatest part of this experience is that whatever you choose, she is going to love and cherish for the rest of your lives.