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Planning a Proposal? Help is on the Way

  The Yes Girls, a team of proposal planning experts have just released a  manual contains some of their best and most popular proposal ideas. After 8+ years in the marriage proposal planning industry and over 2,000 original marriage proposals planned, they have taken their accumulated expertise and compiled awesome ideas and tips into an eBook …

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The Story of EVERBAND

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The Story of EVERBAND

We had a lot of fun interviewing Dan and Ben Mardkha of EVERBAND last week. They design beautiful wedding bands. Each band includes a meaningful and romantic customizable feature, which will become specific to the life’s journey of each couple purchasing them. You can watch the full interview here. This blog includes some highlights of what we learned chatting …

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She Asked, She Said Yes

Stephanie and Jamie How They Met No one really likes online dating. In New York especially you’ll hear people talking about how contrived it can feel. We don’t think we would have ever crossed paths had it not been for the random swipe to the right on Tinder. We weren’t each other’s type but we …

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Aries Engagement Rings

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Aries Engagement Rings

March 21 to April 19 Aries are in tune with their element Fire. They are very passionate with strong personalities. Aries women make bold fashion choices and love statement pieces. Go big or go home with an Aries when it comes to the engagement ring. That being said, not everyone can afford a big diamond. Talented designers (look …

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Amazing Firefighter Proposal

Marcella and Walter How They Met We met through Match.com. Our first date lasted a good portion of a day shortly after connecting online. We were both walking/riding in the local Coast Guard kids parade, so touched base before the parade began and made plans to hang out later in the day. During our walk …

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How to Propose Without THE Ring

  Don’t judge! This is actually a clever idea. More and more couples shop together for the engagement ring as women get more involved in the design process. The question that many of you have is, if she picks the ring how can the proposal still be a surprise? Though a good old bait and …

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Flower Inspired Platinum Engagement Rings

  Flowers are beautiful but have to suffer the passing of time even faster than we do… There’s a romantic yet ironic old French poem from Ronsard talking about the fleeting beauty of women and comparing it to flowers. You can read it in French and English here. Some good news though, fine jewelry can be everlasting! …

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Alternative Tiara Rings at the JA Show

  Jewelry trade shows set early in the year are usually smaller which is great for us editors and bloggers. It allows us  to have the proper time to discover new designers. Liz Kantner has been doing an amazing job curating the New Designer section of the JA New York show this past year, I have already …

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Claddagh Rings and Celtic Knots by Brilliant Earth

  I just received this great selection of Claddagh rings and Celtic knot engagement rings by Brilliant Earth right on time for the Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations . Love them all and all the back story connected to these thoughtful and romantic designs. It doesn’t hurt that they are all carefully ethically made. You can also …

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A Bait and Switch Proposal

Alex & Josh How They Met We met at a share house in Fire Island over Memorial Day weekend 2015. Josh’s friend who ran the summer share went to college with Alex’s friend who invited her. We hit it off right away on the first night after partnering up for a drinking game. The Proposal …

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Must Love Dogs Proposal

Jordan & Brendon How They Met Brendon and I met while I was attending school at the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Fl and he had just returned from a combat deployment to Afghanistan and was receiving treatment in a hyperbaric traumatic brain injury study at the airbase in Pensacola. One of Brendon’s friend …

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Proposal Ideas for Spring's Arrival

While snow is still dumping on parts of the country, it is the month of spring! This means that you have to be prepared for it to randomly start warming up again. I mean, if it can jump from 20 to 60 in Iowa over the course of a few days, there’s hope for everyone, …

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A Colorful Engagement Session

Gina & Sean How They Met Sean and I met on March 6th, 2016 at a car meet in the Wolfies Parking lot. It took me a solid couple of weeks to get him to really notice me and talk to me! Sean claims it’s because I was way out of his league and didn’t …

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A Sweet Spring Proposal

Ellen & Stephen How They Met We met in our sophomore year of high school in our AP World History class and the rest is…well history. The Proposal After spending the night downtown, he brought me back to my hometown and informed me that we would be doing 5 fun things! First, we went to …

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Engaged in Venice, Italy

Christina & Chris How They Met We met through mutual friends in October 2013. We went to the same college; however, did not know each other. Chris studied chemistry and physics while I studied government so our paths never crossed. We have been inseparable since our first date. The Proposal Chris’ proposal was perfect and …

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