(Closed) What to do with an old engagement ring

posted 3 years ago in Rings
Post # 2
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Helper bee

Personally I’d sell it and put the money in savings or put it towards a vacation 

Post # 3
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Busy bee

I’d sell it. I’m not into heart shaped diamonds.

Post # 4
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Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2016

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newbee592 :  ooh! I like the vacation idea.

Post # 5
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Busy bee

Sell it! You’d get a lot from someone with a 5ct diamond!! (Can’t believe you’re saying it’s not big ๐Ÿ˜‚) 

I would buy it ๐Ÿ˜… 

Post # 7
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: March 2018

Vote to keep it and turn it into a pendant, you might get a couple hundred bucks but not much more I’d estimate so why not use it lol diamonds suck for resale 

Post # 8
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2016

Try a website like I do now I dont; Have you seen the ring; diamondbistro; or loupetroup. They sell engagement rings at all these. 

Post # 9
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2019

I would probably sell it… or at least sell the heart-shaped diamond.  I might buy a new setting for the baguettes and a new stone (I’ve always wanted a sapphire ring so I’d go that route!)

Post # 11
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2017 - A vineyard

If you like it I say pendant it up!

I actually bought my own original engagement ring for the engagement with my ex because he couldn’t get me a ring at all so I have 0 problems keeping and resetting it later on. It’s just a small aquamarine so there’s 0 point in trying to sell it might as well use it in something pretty I like so it wasn’t a waste. 

 

Post # 12
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Helper bee

I’d make it a pendant!

Post # 13
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2020

It’s very distinct, so if you don’t like it I would either sell it or gift it to someone who might like it (depending on the value).  Check with a different pawn shop just in case.

Post # 14
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Honey Beekeeper

I would take the “loss” and either give it away or sell it. I would neither want it nor wear it. 

Post # 15
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: September 2017 - Pearson Convention Centre

Personally I would sell it even if I didn’t get a lot for it I wouldn’t want to wear it. Tue way I see it it was a gift for someone else just get rid of it

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