Engagement Rings – Important Factors When Choosing the Best Engagement Ring

An engagement ring is a symbol of your everlasting commitment to the partner whom you have chosen to be with. In most cultures, engagement rings are given to your fiancé while proposing to her at the same time.

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When choosing an engagement ring to give to your beloved, there are a number of things which you need to consider:

  • Material: Engagement rings are representation of your love to your fiancé. It also serves as a declaration that you are already betrothed to someone. As such, it is important that you pick a ring with a very durable material. A ring that will last as long as your love does. Materials like gold, silver, diamond rings are common options although the final decision often depends on the affordability of the ring.
  • Decorations: Most rings are embroidered with various precious jewels such as jade, diamonds and many more. In addition to jewels, you may also choose to put engravings on it such as your vows of love or your partner’s name on it.
  • The Dealer: You should also refrain from buying engagement rings from unfamiliar shops even though they offer the ring for a more affordable price. This does not mean that the quality is good and you would not want to give an engagement ring to your would-be wife which would quickly corrode in just a couple of months. Another thing that you have to consider is that if the ring is pre-designed then you are better off buying this from reputable dealers. Some cunning dealers would sell the ring and the decorations on it separately just to earn more. Honest jewelers would rather give you a more realistic price since he would not want to ruin his reputation. Furthermore, he would prefer that you pick him again for his services, especially during the wedding day itself.

You should know that picking an engagement ring is not a one day decision. Do not be afraid to take time in looking for the best and suitable one for your beloved. Besides, you would not want to give your wife-to-be a second rate ring especially if you could afford it, right?

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27 Responses to Engagement Rings – Important Factors When Choosing the Best Engagement Ring

  1. Carizza Chua says:

    a diamond ring! i wish i could have one on the future. its every girl’s dream ;)

  2. Marie says:

    Truth be told I don’t wear any ring that says I’m married lol, I suddenly realized that after seeing this post :D Will have to look for my wedding ring…

  3. Tai says:

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  4. You really should pick your ring properly. I mean it is really important, you must think twice what you want.

  5. Sumi says:

    I definitely agree with this.. :) Although I don’t require naman that my engagement ring be super expensive, I want a quality one which can last forever :)

  6. reese says:

    oh, these are nice tips…thanks for sharing

  7. If ever I’ll buy an engagement ring, I’ll choose the infinity ring design. :-)

  8. the kind of engagement rings that your husband to be chooses for you also reflects how well he knows you.

  9. jellybelly says:

    A diamond solitaire brilliant cut on a simple band. Simple and perfect!

  10. Chinmay says:

    Nice suggestions for eligible bachelors!

  11. Pearl says:

    I wish i had one of those engagement rings in the photo :-)

  12. Gene says:

    Hubby and I skipped with this part of our relationship but I really want to have an engagement ring just so I can pass it on to my daughter or future son when it’s their time to get married. Great tips by the way. I know nothing about jewelry shopping.

  13. Janice says:

    Thanks for the tips. My hubby and I are planning to change our wedding rings.

  14. anne lei says:

    i dont have any engagement ring before we get married but our wedding ring is one of those things that i treasure most.

  15. yuuki says:

    those are good points but it boils down to the price and the relationship between the lovers ;)

  16. KRIZZA says:

    I think engagement rings should be priceless. It’s a symbol of love and must be special in it’s own way. Not so much the value of the ring but the symbol it represents.

  17. rachelle says:

    I didn’t get my engagement ring when hubby propsed to me. I got it during our 1st wedding anniversary. haha!

  18. I always prefer a diamond ring. Because of its crystallize and blinking properties. :-). And besides, Diamond is forever.

  19. Guys should read this! Hehe. I like the one that was given to Patty Laurel. Soooo cute and unique.

  20. We should really know things first before jumping in and have regrets later on.

  21. grace says:

    so sad my engagement ring was flashed out by sendong…coming frm BC bloggers

  22. sometimes, i do envy those people i saw with an engagement ring on their hands but i guess, we have different lives and we have to face the fact that we don’t have the money to afford it, he he he

  23. zoan says:

    i will tell the bf to read this post:D I need to bookmark this one LOL

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