Finally decided on an engagement ring

posted 2 weeks ago in Rings
Post # 2
244 posts
Helper bee

That is so pretty on you!

Post # 3
38 posts
  • Wedding: September 2020

It’s so beautiful, congratulations. I had to wait 5 weeks for my ring to arrive and it was a really anxious wait as it was from an online jeweller, so I didn’t get to try it on beforehand. I was so worried it wouldn’t turn out right! Hopefully you can be happy in the knowledge that you know you love your ring already ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 4
219 posts
Helper bee

Ooooh it’s beautiful! I am drooling!

Post # 5
1577 posts
Bumble bee

 Oh wow, that is gorgeous!!!

Post # 6
89 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: June 2021 - Toronto, Ontario

artsyhoneybee :  Hey Bee! I am in the same boat as you ( I am the planner too!). I have been banned from asking any type of engagement-related questions to both my partner AND/OR my best friends until further notice! 

My partner and I went to the jeweller’s to have an heirloom stone re-set.. they told us 2-3 weeks.. and then the setting had some bubbles in the metal so it took another 2-3 weeks.. and then the (family business) jeweller went on vacation for 1 week, and just got back this week and if I don’t get my baby soon I’m gonna lose it! Haha! My apologies for the run-on sentence. This is probably the worst part of waiting – when it’s sooooo close you can taste it. Some of my friends told me it would be a good idea to just keep my nails in perfect condition until our engagement party ( which yes, it is already planned for late shame!). The only way I have been keeping sane is by throwing myself into engagement party planning, and looking up photographers and photo ideas for our engagement shoot. 

Love the ring by the way ๐Ÿ™‚ 

Post # 7
383 posts
Helper bee

Wow, I really love this, it’s pretty similar to what my “dream ring” is…do you mind sharing the specs?

Also, congratulations!

Post # 8
934 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

Alot of the time frame depends on the jeweler, sometimes it can take several months of design and sometimes it can be done in just a few weeks. You have a pretty straight forward design so I wouldn’t anticipate it taking very long. I have a three stone dream ring as well, they are so great! 

Post # 9
251 posts
Helper bee

That’s going to be STUNNING! As for waiting… just “enjoy” the anticipation, I guess!

Post # 10
571 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2020

Mine took maybe 6 weeks? Not exact on the timeframe. It was definitely a month at the very least.

I did a lot of wedding research in that time. I am a planner too, and talking to vendors really gave me a sense of reassurance regarding how to handle logistics of the wedding. Now that we’ve secured the venue, I feel everything else will fall in place and my wedding brain finally calmed down. I needed this distraction to keep me from second guessing the ring design, worrying about whether it would turn out right, etc. The frenzy is real.

Post # 11
585 posts
Busy bee

I love that. I was between an emerald and a round when I was shopping, so pretty. I don’t know how to tell you how to be patient, I lost of god damn mind while I was waiting for mine lol

Post # 12
2492 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: December 2017 - Courthouse

I don’t have any advice on getting the ring made. Mine was vintage and just happened to fit perfectly ๐Ÿ™‚ 

I just wanted to drop in to say your ring is GORGEOUS. It’s very stunning and unique. I love it!

Post # 14
560 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

It’s GORGEOUS! I just love emerald cuts.

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