Musings from a Jewelry Designer

Wedding Invites for a Barbados Wedding

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Wedding Invites for a Barbados Wedding

I had the lovely opportunity recently to help a friend, Theresa Fu, design some small details with her wedding invites. She utilized this motif in her gold embossed details card, on her website, and in her super chic wax seal which held together the entire invite collection. For the logo, she envisioned a pineapple which incorporated her fiancé's, and her soon-to-be, last initial. We opted to design the detail and rsvp cards with a minimal typewriter aesthetic to coordinate with the handcrafted quality of her hand calligraphied transparent invites and charcoal outer envelopes. She completely crafted her invites by hand, from the...

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The Death of the Diamond Engagement Ring

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5 Taylor Swift Worthy Engagement Rings

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Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift are inches away from tying the knot, and we at Ringcrush cannot WAIT to see what the engagement ring is going to look like. So, to tide ourselves over, we have made a list of 5 Taylor Swift Worthy Engagement Rings, and hopefully Calvin Harris will take our advice!

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5 Alternative Engagement Rings for a Summer Proposal

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Bright colored gemstones will eternally remind your bride-to-be of the warm summer night of your proposal. Colorful jewelry will inspire happiness each time she looks down at her hand. Take a look at these alternative engagement rings for inspiration for your summer proposal.

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Engagement Etiquette for Gay Couples

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You've been happily dating for a while now, and you are pretty sure that they’re the one… Now what? If you were heterosexual, this would be pretty easy. Boy meets girl, Boy and Girl fall in love, Boy proposes. What about when Boy meets Boy? Girl meets Girl?

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