So, you’re ready to get engaged. But before you pop the question to your significant other, you need to grab yourself a stunning engagement ring to grace the occasion called “The Proposal”. Unfortunately, most men find it quite a mystery on a multitude of aspects when buying or shopping for that special piece of craftsmanship – THE RING! With this simple guide, get ahead start with this and easily avoid embarrassing mistakes that can ruin the occasion.
Know the right ring size
Knowing the right ring size before even deciding the style is vital, as this is where you can primarily go wrong, after all the effort and investment towards a seamless and memorable event in both your lives. There have been countless number of times, where young eager men get down on one knee, open the ring box in front of a tearing up joyous young lady, only to be disappointed or embarrassed with a ring either too big or worse, too small to even fit her ring finger! Its suggested you ask someone you both share as mutual friends about her ring size, but make sure it’s someone you can trust to keep your plans as a secret until the big day. However, keep this as a last resort, as using a reference like one of your own fingers will stay true for those of you who don’t have any trusted comrades in your mission to find out ring size. Once you’ve got this sorted out, you can move into looking at different styles of rings you can buy and even research for bargains like antique diamonds for sale Hong Kong.
Buying the right style
This comes with a little know-how about personal preferences. Ask yourself or get to know if your significant other likes antique jeweler or more modern pieces of jewelry. When considering antiques, remember that diamonds are forever, however, make sure you buy fine jewellery in Hong Kong from trusted and reputed companies that have been in the industry for some time in order to avoid imitations and being fleeced off as you most probably will not have an expert eye to know about genuine diamonds. Alternatively, you can go with a friend who knows the trade, as you will be investing a lot in a genuine diamond engagement ring for the occasion.
To stud or not to?
When considering style, you need to also think about preferences like studs, or bands. This goes further into multiple or single studs, and what colour would they like the stones to be? If you prefer something other than clear stones, consider a sober colour like a pale pink, dark purple or deep blue that will be easy to match with every day wear, as something bright like a bright pink or blue would be more difficult to wear every day.
Additionally, consider the mix of metals and composition for there are many varieties in the market today. Note that some metals may cause an allergic reaction to some skin types, so do your personal research for any clues and mentions for metals disliked by your significant other.
With these things to consider, easily plan and do your research before rushing into the occasion with a last-minute hero ring. Plan ahead and ensure a successful unforgettable and memorable engagement!