(Closed) CALLING ALL AUSSIE BEES, what size diamond do you consider as "BIG" ?

posted 5 years ago in Rings
Post # 31
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593 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2017

I think .5-1 carat is a nice, large and tasteful size personally. 

Post # 32
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1549 posts
Bumble bee

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beefabulous:  everything is bigger in the US! I’d agree with PPs who said that 0.5-1 seems about average here. I think it’s silly to worry about whether your ring is “big enough” compared to others. If it’s the right size for you, it’s perfect. 

Post # 33
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2016 - Hunter Valley

I consider 1C big and most of my friends have 0.5 as they are getting engaged early 20s but I love my .80 c ring but diamond shrinkage is a real problem! Wishing I had 1 c since it seems smaller when you get used to it being on your finger

Post # 34
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: April 2017

I’d say 1 ct or bigger. It’s all perspective though, I’m the first in my friendship group to get married and I have 0.1 ct so most rings look bug to me. Then again, my personal taste is not blingy, so I’m probably the wrong person to ask!

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