Love & Wedding
You, the gracious hostess, have offered to throw a bridal shower. It seemed like a great idea at the time, but now you don’t know where to begin your planning and the date is fast approaching. You want to throw a shower that makes the bride-to-be glow with appreciation and the guests line up to deliver you their kudos, but what kind of party might that be? Look no further for inspiration. There are three surprising and unique ideas for an unforgettable bridal shower, but be warned: the other women in your life may want a repeat performance [...]
Planning to pop the question? After selecting the perfect ring, make sure to leave some time and creative energy (and perhaps even a bit of your budget) to set the stage for an unforgettable engagement story. Diamonds are forever, and so are memories—make the most of yours by embracing your best marriage proposal idea. Whether your vision for a proposal is modest or majestic, remember that your marriage proposal is a once-in-a-lifetime moment. Make it count. If you’re stuck because you don’t know whether to buy a ring before or after proposing, take a look at our blog, [...]
At Brilliant Earth, we love sharing in our customers’ unforgettable memories, whether that’s a birthday, proposal, anniversary, or other special life milestone. In honor of Valentine’s Day, below are five heartwarming proposals for the hopeless romantic that were dreamed up by Brilliant Earth couples! 1. This groom-to-be scores many hopeless romantic points for his creative use of flowers! 2. This romantic gondola ride – complete with candlelight! – looks straight out of a fairy tale. 3. This lucky lady’s fiancé knows that the keys to romance are flowers, candlelight, and champagne. 4. Music [...]
As part of our ongoing series of posts from Brilliant Earth jewelry specialists, Jessica Anand shares her tips on how to buy diamonds online: D or J color? Good or super ideal cut? Round or princess shape? SI2 or FL clarity? At first glance, all of these questions can seem quite daunting! But I promise you, the hardest part is over. You have found the person you want to spend the rest of your life with. From here on out, it’s easy. Not only am I going to show you how easy it can be to buy diamonds online, [...]
In addition to a love of ethical origin fine jewelry, many of our customers seem to share a love of the water! Below are some of our favorite proposal, engagement, and wedding unforgettable memories on beaches and lakes.
In the latest entry in the Brilliant Earth blog series featuring our jewelry specialists, Jeanne Marie Martineau outlines her favorite parts of the Brilliant Earth experience: Creating a ring with Brilliant Earth is similar to perfecting a “from-scratch” pie recipe! I am really thankful for every aspect of the Brilliant Earth experience. From start to finish, each step of this process is an ingredient that comes together to make a delicious and rewarding experience! Here is the recipe: Recycled Precious Metals – How cool is it that you can look at a Brilliant Earth ring and know that it [...]
Our jewelry specialists love helping customers select the perfect ring to propose with, so we love when our customers email us photos post-proposal of how beautiful the ring looks on their bride-to-be! Below, we share some of our favorite recent ring photos: The vintage look of our Victorian Halo Diamond Ring looks beautiful with the country blue jeans theme of this photo. We love how the glamorous background complements her sparkling Halo Diamond Ring with Side Stones. The sparkling Flora Ring looks even more glamorous against this snowy backdrop! This dazzling Seafoam Cushion Sapphire Luxe Bezel [...]
We love sharing in our customers’ unforgettable memories, and we love when our customers share photos of their special moments with us! Below, we share some of our favorite creative and romantic proposal pictures. This sweet proposal featured cupcakes and a brilliant sapphire ring: There was more than a trophy at the end of this race! This fairy tale proposal happened in Paris: This romantic proposal came with its own mariachi soundtrack! Their love (and the big question!) was written in the sand… View more photos of our customers’ Unforgettable Memories. To share photos or stories [...]
Many couples bring elements of nature, very often central in their lives, to ceremonies and receptions.
Honor your commitment with an eco-friendly celebration! Follow these steps to plan a green wedding that you and your guests can feel great about.