All we can say is congratulations! You’ve finally found “the one” The hardest part now lies before you. Picking out the engagement ring for your bride to be. These days there’s lots of pressure on people to be the ring with the most frills and the biggest diamond. You don’t need these things to impress your partner. Buy a ring that you know will be meaningful. Below we’re gonna go through some tips and tricks on picking out the best engagement ring.
If you know just how much money you have available on hand to spend on an engagement ring, then you’re already narrowing down options. Go to an online store or a local jeweler and let them know just how much money you have set aside for your engagement ring. The online store or jeweler will then let you know all the best engagement rings that are available within your price range, and you can then pick from there. Our tip to you is not to go outside of your budget and risk financial insecurity as you’ll just be left worse off in the long run.
2. Let it be a Surprise
It’s actually becoming more common to go shopping with your soon-to-be fiance in picking out an engagement ring. While it is totally up to you if you want to do this, we believe that part of the magic of popping the question is that utter shock on your partner’s face. You won’t experience many moments like that in your life; we’ll tell you that now!
3. Ring Size
You’ve found what you think is the ideal ring. But then you realize you don’t actually know your partner’s ring size. DO NOT, and I repeat, DO NOT just hit and hope. There are a few little sneaky methods to find out, and you’ll be better off for it.
If your partner often wears rings as part of their daily life, then just try and sneak one out of the drawer or bathroom and take it to a jeweler so they can tell you the ring measurement. Once you’ve got what you need, just sneakily put the ring back as if it never happened. Let the inner Mission Impossible come out.
Us humans are notorious for our different tastes and opinions. This totally applies to rings too. Not everybody wants a ring with a diamond the size of Jupiter, for example. You know your partner better than almost everyone else. Pick a ring that YOU think will be meaningful to them, not what the stereotypical “Perfect ring” is.
Does your partner really like rose gold-colored rings? Maybe they prefer platinum rings. Pick up on all the little hints and quirks and look for the ring that really expresses that your partner will absolutely adore you for it.
If you’re sitting there reading this and thinking I don’t have a clue about my partner’s personality in ring form, then you’re in luck, we have another tip for you. Wander into a jewelry store one day and see if your partner picks out any rings they really like the look of and use that to base your ideas off.
There’s a great deal of effort that goes into buying the famous engagement ring that your future fiance is going to love. We understand that. Have a clear budget set, surprise your lover, know the ring size (Pretty important), and really get a feel as to what your partner would love in a ring. It’s one of the biggest decisions and one of the best moments in your life. We wish you the best of luck!