(Closed) Random post to share a thought… So glad I went with a "smaller" stone size.

posted 5 years ago in Rings
Post # 16
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Worker bee

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stephygb92:  lovely! Which setting do you have?

Post # 17
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Helper bee

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stephygb92:  Thank you for sharing your story. I love the part where your husband came to the aid. He also has great taste! It does flatter your hand, and you’re absolutely right about the classic design.

Post # 18
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2015

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stephygb92:  Lovely!

Post # 19
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2018 - Our Backyard

stephygb92:  “There was a point when I became so consumed with having the perfect bling bling ring that a 2.5ct rock started to seem small! “

This! IRL my ring is perfect for me, but the internet ruined my reality. I have a 1.16ct center stone on a size 7. It’s perfect 

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Post # 20
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: February 2017 - historical mansion

Great reminder about what is important! Also, your ring looks perfect! When I was at the jewelry store, the people there were trying to get me to get a bigger stone. It’s lab-created sapphire so measured in milimeters vs. carats, and there actually wasn’t even a price difference, so it wasn’t an issue of money. They thought 7mm looked better, but I really wanted 6mm because it just looked more proportional with my small hands (size 4.5). It is custom made and I don’t have it yet so no picture evidence for this posting. 🙂 A big stone is just not my style, and I’m totally comfortable with my choice.

Post # 21
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Busy bee

The internet really skews reality! 2 carat stones started to seem small to me when I looked at them on WB. When we picked out my ring, I thought a ~1 carat would look so small! It definitely doesn’t. I think your ring is the perfect size. 

Post # 22
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2010

It is absolutely beautiful! 

Post # 23
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Blushing bee

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stephygb92:  we are basically ring twins! Lol. Its hard to find someone with a simple YELLOW GOLD ring. Mine is also 1 ct moissy and im absolutely in love with it. 

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