The Real Meaning of Jewelry

A lady who came into the gallery yesterday pointed to a simple gold band on her ring finger and said, “This ring belonged to my grandmother.”  We were talking about the jewelry she was wearing and this comment came up spontaneously. The ring itself was a classic gold...
Matching Wedding Bands

Matching Wedding Bands

Wedding bands are often an afterthought, ​because the engagement ring is considered more important.  But consider that wedding bands are worn by both parties for their entire wedded life and show the world that they are married. To discount the importance of wedding...

Engagement Ring Choice: Surprise or Joint Decision?

In the movie version, the one presenting the engagement ring surprises the recipient with a ring, asking the question “Will you marry me?”  We have seen this movie many times and it is romantic, but practically speaking perhaps not the best choice. A more...