The Practised Engagement: the ‘7 Cs’ Behind The Right Ring

So you’ve found your feeling mate, but you’re now stuck on what engagement ring to get. Everyone is eternally at a loss when it comes to figuring out where to start with buying an rendezvous ring. From the band colour, the size, the jewel personification and all the information in between, the choices can be overwhelming. To ease the pressure, here are some surmount upsets to help.

Will It Be Costly

Everyone says it costs three months’ remuneration for a ring, but it is better to be realistic with what you can afford. Start with four to six weeks’ value of saving first.

Be Prepared

Ask your partner’s nearest and dearest (those you can depute!) about whether they have hinted at any favourites; metal typefaces, cut, diamond or colour.

Don’t Go In Blind

Educate yourself on the ‘Rules of the Stagger’; it’s always good to know exactly what you’re paying for and how to get uncountable for your money. It’s for this reason that the team at 77 Diamonds has increased a useful infographic detailing the famous ‘7 Cs’ to choosing a diamond – the carat, paint, clarity, cut, certification, contour and cost.

With an in-depth look into one of the most vital decisions of your life, 77 Diamonds has also designed a helpful printable ring size chart to use before you to all intents with your cash.