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Top Engagement Rings for 2018

Top Engagement Rings for 2018

The Top 15 Engagement Rings at Arthur's Jewelers

Arthur's Jewelers is the Twin Cities engagement ring destination and we pride ourselves on having extraordinary designers with the most exquisite designs. We have the largest selection of engagement rings and wedding rings available in the Twin Cities area.  We also hand select our diamonds direct from the importers so our diamond prices are less than other stores.  Different shapes are becoming more popular such as ovals, pear-shape and cushion cuts diamonds plus we have a large assortment of lab-grown diamonds available. 

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Tacori Ring in the photo above HT254715RD65

 

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TACORI STYLE# 2620RDP

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2

TACORI STYLE 2638RDP65

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TACORI 2638RDP65

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TACORI STYLE 40-1.5 RD 6

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TACORI 40-1.5 RD 6


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HEARTS ON FIRE Signature Custom Halo Ring

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VERRAGIO STYLE V-918CU

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Verragio V-918CU

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VERRAGIO INS-7074P

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Verragio Ins-7074P

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VERRAGIO D-105

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Verragio D-105

 

8

SYLVIE COLLECTION S1392

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SYLVIE S1392

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SYLVIE COLLECTION S1097

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Sylvie S1097

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SYLVIE S1533

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SYLVIE COLLECTION S1533

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KARL LAGERFELD ENGAGEMENT RINGS

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KARL LAGERFELD

 

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SIMON G MR2554

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Simon G MR2554

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SIMON G MR1394

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13

SIMON G MR1840-A

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Simon G MR1840-A

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MARK SILVERSTEIN IMAGINES 2100

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Mark Silverstein 2100

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MARK SILVERSTEIN IMAGINES 2065

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Mark Silverstein 2065

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How to Take Care of your Engagement Ring & Jewelry

Because your engagement ring is such an important piece of jewelry, proper ring care should be a top priority after your significant other pops the question. After all, you've spent months, perhaps years, dreaming of the perfect engagement ring, so now that it's a permanent fixture on your left hand, you'll want to ensure it stays just as shiny and sparkly for many years to come. This ring is meant to last a lifetime, so it pays to give it the best treatment possible. Here are a few do's and don'ts on how to take care of your engagement ring.

 Sylvie Oval Twist Ring

Don't Remove Your Ring in Public

Hand washing is a must in a public restroom but resist the temptation to remove your engagement ring while you're lathering up. 

 

Verragio Halo Renaissance-944CU

Don't Touch the Center Stone

Wondering how to take care of your diamond engagement ring? Avoid touching the center stone, the precious stones are magnets for dirt, dust and body oil. If your stone ever looks hazy or cloudy, it’s likely something is stuck underneath it.

 

Do Keep Your Ring Clean

Cleaning your gems or diamonds with random cleaners at home is something we do not recommend. You can take a soft toothbrush and warm soapy water and gently brush the ring. However, taking your diamond ring to your jeweler to get it properly steamed clean would be our recommendation.

 

Oval Engagement Ring

Don't Treat Your Ring with Harsh Chemicals

Remove your ring when cleaning or touching harsh chemicals. Bleach and other cleaning agents can dull the finish of a ring and actually harm porous colored gemstones like emeralds.  Also, remove your ring when going swimming or in the hot tub.

 

Don't Put Your Ring Through Needless Wear and Tear

A diamond is one of the world's hardest natural materials, but that doesn't mean a cut and polished diamond cannot chip.

Sometimes the table of a cut diamond can be susceptible to wear and tear. Be sure not to knock it against other hard materials.

 

Sylvie Oval Engagement Ring

Do Remove Your Ring During Hands-On Activities

Make sure you’re taking off your ring during all hand-heavy activities (yes yogis, this includes yoga).

We advise against gardening, cleaning dishes, moving furniture, and exercising while wearing your engagement ring. Of course, you can use these rules on a case by case basis with good judgment.

 

Verragio INS-7074P

Do Schedule Monthly Maintenance Appointments with Arthur's Jewelers

It is very important to schedule maintenance appointments with us at least twice a year to make sure the prongs are tight, the diamond isn't loose and there are no hairline cracks in the shank. 

 

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Do Get a Pre-Wedding Professional Clean

Your wedding right around the corner?  Bring in your wedding rings to have them professionally cleaned. We will polish, use the steamers, sonic cleaners and more; so, take full advantage of those tools for your big day photos. Just hold off on wearing them until the big day itself to maintain an ultra-clean, high-sparkle look.

 

 

Make your own Ring Dish

Do Keep Ring Dishes Around the House

We recommend a little ring dish bedside, one next to your sink in the bathroom, and one in the kitchen, your home is the safest place to remove your ring.

 

Simon G Engagement Rings MR2415

Do Professionally Clean 14K White Gold

If you have a 14K or 18K white gold engagement ring, your setting will look a little warm with time and wear; but you can make it look brand new again by dropping it off with us to have it rhodium plated.  Every time you scratch the surface of 14K white gold, it removes the white gold from that scratch; thus, after some time, it can have a bit of a yellow tone to it.  Again, this is an easy fix with which we can assist you.

 

Do Purchase Insurance

Insurance is necessary to protect your financial investment in the event that something gets lost, stolen or damaged. We recommend Jewelers Mutual Insurance. 

 

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Stacked Wedding Bands

Today we’re sharing five modern ring pairings we love—from clashing metal colors to unique shapes—using stunning options from California-based jeweler Tacori.

Multiple Bands

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In the spirit of breaking rules, why not stack three (or more!) bands together? Whether you simply can’t decide on just one wedding band or you want to give that family heirloom an updated...

In the spirit of breaking rules, why not stack three (or more!) bands together? Whether you simply can’t decide on just one wedding band or you want to give that family heirloom an updated twist, mixing and matching multiple bands create a chic modern look. This rose gold set is especially enviable if we do say so ourselves.

 

Twins for the Win

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double band gold rings

Speaking of stacking multiple bands, another fashion-girl way to achieve the look is to layer two of the same wedding bands with your engagement ring. Stack the twin styles together to create a thicker-looking band, or sandwich your engagement ring in between, as demonstrated with these simple gold finds. Either way, with more bling involved, you really can't go wrong.

 

Interesting Shapes


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Modern brides are on the lookout for a truly unique ring style. One of our favorite ways to stand out from the crowd is stacking rings together with interesting diamond cuts that are both elegant...

Modern brides are on the lookout for a truly unique ring style. One of our favorite ways to stand out from the crowd is stacking rings together with interesting diamond cuts that are both elegant and unexpected. Tacori makes it easy with ring options featuring pear-, marquise-, and oval-shaped diamonds turned on their sides for a spin on the classic elongated look.

 

Mixed Metals


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As far as we’re concerned, clashing metals hasn’t been a faux pas in at least a decade, and complementary designs that mix metal colors are a great option for a creative engagement and...

As far as we’re concerned, clashing metals hasn’t been a faux pas in at least a decade, and complementary designs that mix metal colors are a great option for a creative engagement and wedding ring pairing. Just make sure to pick different colors of the same material—like rose gold, white gold, and yellow gold—because non-alike metals will scratch when stacked together. The best part about this look is that any other day-to-day jewelry you wear will effortlessly tie in with your rings.

 

Coordinated Cuts


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If you have classic taste but still want something a little less obvious, the answer lies in the diamond cut. Once you select the cut of the center stone (like this stunning emerald shape) for...

If you have a classic taste but still want something a little less obvious, the answer lies in the diamond cut. Once you select the cut of the center stone (like this stunning emerald shape) for your engagement ring, use the same one for the diamonds around your wedding band. This polished look is elegant and timeless—a match made in ring-stacking heaven.

original article was taken from whowhatwear.com

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