From 2018 to 2019, Top 5 Trends for Engagement Rings and Wedding Bands

Time flies, we’re about to end 2018 and journey through new adventures in 2019. This year, we are very thankful to have a small contribution to many couples’ love story. As the year comes to an end, let us look at what was popular through 2018. The data help us to forecast what engagement ring trends we can expect in 2019. With our build-your-ring service, our couples can customize their engagement rings and wedding bands Read more…

Diamond Anatomy of a Round Diamond | Draco Diamonds

Diamond Anatomy of a Round Diamond

What makes a diamond so attractive? It’s probably the sparkle and the spectrum of light rays spilling out from the facets of the diamonds. This means that the cut is the most important factor when choosing a diamond. The basics are covered in our previous posts so we’ll go in depth to discuss the diamond anatomy here. Read more: What does Diamond Cut really means? Multi-faceted Diamond Anatomy A modern round brilliant cut diamond has Read more…

What does Diamond Fluorescence really mean - Blog post

What Does Diamond Fluorescence Really Mean?

“Is it good to have diamond fluorescence… actually, I don’t know what it really means.” This is the most frequently asked question we get when we discuss diamonds. There is just too much confusion among consumers and jewellers alike. The reason is that this is a largely misunderstood topic. About 35% of all gem-quality diamonds fluoresce. Some jewellers feel that it is a bad gemological characteristic and advise to stay away from them. Others feel Read more…

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Ring Finger: Which Hand Does the Engagement Ring and Wedding Band Go On?

Ring Finger: Is It the Ring Hand or the Left Hand? Most people know that the engagement ring and wedding band goes on the fourth finger, which is also called the ring finger. But it starts to get confusing when we try to figure out which hand do they go on! We don’t really think about this question until the time when it is our turn to wear them. Recently, a friend of mine proposed Read more…

Engagement Ring Budget Tips

Engagement Ring Budget Tips: 8 Ways to Save Money

So, you’ve finally made the decision to propose to your girlfriend. Heartiest congratulations! Here on starts the journey that will lead your beloved and you to that special day, the wedding. But before you choose the wedding venue, the guests to invite (and which relatives to ignore), apply for BTO etc., she got to say ‘Yes!’ And for that, you got to propose. Now you’ll start to look for engagement ring budget tips. This reminds me Read more…

Solitaire Engagement Ring

Solitaire Engagement Ring

There is Beauty in Simplicity A truly inspirational woman, Coco Chanel, once said, “Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.” Some ladies enjoy complex and intricate engagement ring designs. While there are others who appreciate the simplicity and prefers the minimalistic approach. There is no right answer and it is simply a matter of personal taste. The popular solitaire engagement ring is an epitome of elegance. This refined ring setting put the spotlight on Read more…

Top 10 Diamond Shapes for Engagement Rings

Top 10 Diamond Shapes for Engagement Rings

What does Diamond Shapes mean? When buying a diamond engagement ring, there is a multitude of things to consider. After deciding on the budget, the next item on the checklist is most probably the shape of the diamond. Diamond Shapes are usually confused with one of the Diamond 4Cs, the Diamond Cut. The shape of a diamond refers to the physical silhouette of a diamond. The Diamond Cut, on the other hand, refers to how Read more…

3D CAD Customized Engagement Ring

Create Your Customized Engagement Ring

A Private Romance The world of products is moving towards customization to fit our needs and preferences. This is especially true for a diamond engagement ring and wedding bands. We want to create THE ring that holds the little ‘insider story’ shared by only you and your partner. While customization makes the ring special, not everyone is getting a customized engagement ring. Why is that so? Sometimes it is hard to communicate what we imagined Read more…

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How Much Should You Spend on an Engagement Ring?

2 weeks ago, we launched a short survey to find out how much are we expecting to spend on an engagement ring. We have over 300 respondents (52% males and 48% females) in a week from around the region. Thank you for participating in this survey and sharing it with friends and family! The results came as a surprise to us, it is totally different from what we have in mind. Let’s find out how Read more…