August is the month when summer is ending. The nights draw cooler temperatures after hot summer days. While trees are still a heavy emerald green with soft hints of fall colors beginning to pop through. Wedding proposals this time of year are one of a kind.
This is a perfect time of the year to propose because there are many cool pre-fall activities to enjoy. Choosing this time of year you plan a proposal is fun and romantic. Here are a few perfect pre-fall proposal ideas from Master Jewelers.
Pre-fall brings about the cool summer nights. The temperature is not too hot and not too cold; it is actually perfect. Perfect nights for a bonfire proposal. The golden amber from the fire will illuminate and set the scene for a proposal to remember. Friends and family gathered around a fire won’t make grasping everyone’s attention hard or noticeable. Not to mention fabulous pictures to mark the memories.
If your partner is a football or baseball fanatic, you may want to pay attention. Go big or go home. Surprise her with tickets and a Jumbotron for a sports game proposal! Or make it a moment in the box or just a special area of the stadium. For a sports lover, the fact that you are taking their personality into account makes it a perfect environment.
The sunsets this time of the year are absolutely beautiful because the hot summer days are met by the cooler night temperatures. The mixture of temperatures orchestrates hues of reds, purples and sometimes greens if you are lucky to catch them. Nothing is more romantic and priceless than capturing this moment at sunset. The perfect fall proposal is a sunset stroll proposal.
These are just a few ideas to help you plan your perfect proposal this August. Re-Fall in love all over again. Master Jewelers can help custom design an engagement ring to pair with your proposals perfectly. Visit our Indiana office or visit our online store.
Back to school season is here, and it is time to bring on the shopping. Naturally, as the end of the summer is near, you will end an era of memories with the season. Back to school shopping is more than a basic shopping trip. It is a makeover symbolizing the growth of your summer lessons.
Back to school shopping just doesn’t apply to school supplies but also to fashion and jewelry. Jewelry shopping is part of fashion that many of us love. Jewelry symbolizes different stages and memories of our lives. Also, a way to introduce the new you. Let’s look at a few pieces to remember your summer memories.
After summer, many of us are moving onto a new and life-changing opportunity. While this is fun and exciting, you may put some distance between you and some of your favorite people. Share Friendship bracelets with the special people in your life as a representation of your unique bond. What better way to signify the impact that person has made in your life. A Customized friendship bracelet is a perfect gift to remind you daily that you are loved and supported.
Make a Statement
Don’t think fashion week doesn’t impact your back-to-school shopping trends. Fall is just around the corner why not have fun and explore what that looks like for you? Add some crystal chandelier earrings to your daily routine. Don’t be afraid to embrace a change and dress up your daily style. Check out our online virtual jewelry studio.
Step outside of the Box
Be genuine and original. Yes, you are following trends, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t add your own flair to make it unique. If you want to collaborate and mix-match earrings, then do so. Or if you want to break traditional jewelry dos and don’ts to create your trend, then do it. The whole point of jewelry is to get you to stand out or make your clothes pop, so why would you do that your way?
With 20 years of experience, Master Jewelers artisans will bring your visions to life. If you do not already find what you are looking for in our array of designs. Our custom jewelry design is easy as 123.
Picking out the perfect engagement ring isn’t as easy as you would assume. With so many different options of diamonds, rings styles and metals, selecting the perfect ring for your love is harder than you think. Understand some fun facts about diamond engagement rings that may inspire a selection right for you. There is nothing more romantic than honoring the tradition with a vintage ring that has a unique meaning. The expectation of the “perfect ring” dates back centuries
The first engagement ring dates back to the 12th century, the tradition has kept alive for so many years while the popular engagement ring has evolved with the time. The discovery of gemstones and precious metal has everything to do with that.
Who wore it First?
They say ancient Egypt was the first to create and use the engagement ring to propose marriage. However, there is there isn’t any traceable documentation of that.
The year of the Diamond
Diamond engagement rings date back to the 1400s and has been an ongoing tradition since. The Royals were the trends setters back in those days. On record, Archduke Maximillian of Austria was the first to give Mary of Burgundy a diamond engagement ring. However, as time evolved so did the basic diamond engagement ring.
Gemstone Engagement Rings
As time passed in the 1500s, additional gemstones like Rubies, Sapphires, Garnets etc were discovered. Royals began to integrate these gemstones along with the diamond to symbolize a higher level of status. Bling has always been key to style.
Diamonds are Forever
This was a market slogan that made the diamond engagement rings popular again. Back in the 1940s diamonds were no longer as popular as they once were or even now are today.
Most Expensive Diamond Engagement ring
Elizabeth Taylor holds the record for receiving the most expensive engagement ring. It was worth $8.8M and was 33-carat Asscher cut Krupp Diamond.
There is so much pressure around picking the perfect ring for the right girl. In fact, it is common for some woman to turn down a proposal if they dislike the ring. An engagement ring symbolizes you knowing your partner enough to know what they would like. At Master Jewelers, we have over 20 years of experience with custom designing engagement rings. Ask us about our loose conflict-free diamonds.
Celebrate your birthday this year with your astrology zodiac sign. July is the month for the Cancer and Leo signs. These two signs are close in date but different in personality and star representation. Astrology is the study of the influence that distant cosmic objects, usually stars and planets, have on human lives. Everyone has a zodiac symbol and sign to represent a visual of how the stars affect their life based on the date of their birth.
Use your Zodiac sign to custom design jewelry for or a loved one! Astrological jewelry is in! Many are creating multiple ways to celebrate and represent their astrological signs through their jewelry. If you or a friend, have a birthday coming up what better way to celebrate them than by custom designing jewelry that symbolizes them. Here are a few ideas of designs to start your creative juices flowing.
Zodiac signs have to do with star alignment and where they fall in the sky according to your birthdate. Design a dainty constellation necklace, use nothing but precious metals like rose gold or platinum or take it one step further and add gemstones as a star. The stars aligned in the shape of your zodiac look great placed horizontally or vertically. Don’t expect a straight line, the stars will be exactly the position you see them in the sky. This is a modern and chic version of zodiac jewelry.
Use your specific zodiac sign to make a ring. A pinky or index ring would be a great selection for a Zodiac ring. A modern way is to use the actual sign and text together or individually. Not everyone can identify and match zodiac signs without the text. Not to mention each zodiac sign express your behaviors and likes this will show through the design you choose.
Create a set of earrings that the stars will envy. You can be simple and use straight text and alter the typography. Or you create your version of your sign. Just because you share the zodiac sign doesn’t mean that you cannot make it your own. You can illustrate it whichever way you see fit for you or the person you are creating it for.
Whatever your design you choose the sky is the limit at Master Jewelers. Our expert artisans are ready to help you design that is uniquely created for your personality in every way. We have over 20 years of jewelry craftsmanship making us a jeweler you can trust.
When planning for a wedding, attention should be given to the bridal jewelry. From the engagement to the Wedding day, jewelry is needed to make the bride feel special about her day. Conventionally, wedding bands are usually tried on for the first time during the wedding ceremony and will be worn for the rest of your life. So it’s important to get a band that suits you in every way. What better way to celebrate your union than getting custom made rings!
Custom Wedding Bands for Him.
Oh yes! Gone are the days when most men went with a simple yellow gold band that could fit. Nowadays they have more stylish options to choose from. There are yellow, white, and rose gold, even alternative choices like titanium, chrome and stainless steel.
Most custom-made wedding bands for men are characterized by milgrain edging, engravings, and other design motifs that give the ring a unique look. In fact, more grooms are now going for rings with diamond studs or other gemstones. You see, choosing a ring isn’t so straightforward, it is important that rings be chosen as a symbol of your history, personality and beautiful love story.
When you hear of custom-made rings, it means that they are not factory made. They are handcrafted to suit the wearer’s taste. So if you are looking for wedding bands that can be made from your imagination, you can trust us to fulfill your desire.
Custom made wedding set For Her
Getting a wedding band that matches your engagement ring could be problematic, especially if your engagement ring has a large centre diamond, has a very detailed shank, or a larger Halo setting. Getting the right wedding ring to complement those designs could prove difficult. You might have to search very well for the best wedding band that wouldn’t clash or look so gaudy when placed with the engagement ring. The best option is to get customized wedding bands. Some engagement rings originally come with matching wedding bands, but not all do. To be on the safer side, you could get a custom-made wedding set that features the male and female wedding bands, as well as the perfect engagement ring?
You can get custom made rings designed with white, rose or yellow gold, with alternative metals such as platinum and others. The wedding bands could feature various kinds of gemstones, all you need to do is make your choice.
Matching wedding bands for Them.
Custom made matching wedding bands can tell your love story in a way that is special to you. Uniquely crafted matching wedding bands that could feature each other’s names, best quote or favorite symbol. Custom Wedding rings last forever, just like love.
So, you are ready to begin your happily ever after, but you aren’t sure what is the perfect engagement ring for your partner. Not to worry, it’s a common problem as everyone has a unique taste. Getting the perfect engagement ring that will suit your partner’s personality might get a little difficult.
You would have to consider what is trending and what’s out of style, and how trends can fit or suit your partner’s preference.
This summer, non-traditional engagement rings are topping the chart for wedding proposals. People are beginning to go for the quirky, unconventional and personal looking pieces. You could check our array of non-traditional engagement rings and choose one that’s just right for your love.
So here are some trendy ideas for engagement rings this summer.
These days, colored gems are becoming increasingly popular. They are unconventional and may have unique meanings or stories behind them. Just like the more conventional diamonds, colored stones can last forever and still speak about the personality of the person wearing it.
Twists and turns.
Engagement rings with unique bands are a great option. This summer, it’s not all about the bling-bling, it’s about the unique quality that gives a ring the ability to stand out. There are engagement rings with a simple twisted band, and also those that are intricately entwined with colored gems or diamonds.
Halo engagement rings are a timeless design, that has endured many seasons and still remains popular. Halo rings are usually made by encircling a central stone with smaller stones. The stones could be a diamond surrounded by other smaller diamonds, or the centre stone could be a unique colored gem for a more signature look.
Pear cut diamonds.
Some time ago, pear cut diamonds were unusual and not considered being a perfect engagement ring, but this summer it is rapidly gaining popularity. If you are considering getting a Pear cut diamond for your love and you want something with a pop, go for one that either has a halo design incorporated or one enhanced with intricate banding. It will definitely give it a special look that your partner will appreciate.
Yellow Gold engagement rings were the rave back in the 80s. And they are making their comeback and better. They set off gems, especially diamonds in such a beautiful way. Yellow gold is mostly what the ring bands are made of, however, you can find rings with yellow gold colored stones that are amazing.
The old and the new seem to merge as far as engagement rings are concerned. The once outdated styles are becoming trendy. Antique rings speak a lot about your history and how it affects your new love story. These days, a simple solitaire doesn’t cut it, more and more people are going for Accent diamonds, intricate engravings, and other little details that bring out the uniqueness of the ring. These are just perfect for one who’s looking for the unconventional.
At Master Jewelers, we have some an engagement ring for every personality and style. If you can’t find what you are looking for, let us help you create the perfect one for your partner. Our streamlined custom jewelry design will bring your vision to life. Contact us or visit us online today.
Summer speaks of flirting, boldness and lots of partying, your jewelry must compliment your fashion statement or make it stand out.
So what kind of jewelry is perfect for this summer? Alright! Here we go.
Tassels are trending again. With tasteful, stylish tassel jewelry, you can add life to your outfit. Tassel accessories now come with earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. They pair easily with anything and could be made at home. Imagine making a tassel accessory to suit your style and personality!
Cuffs are Everything.
Cuffs draw attention, it’s how they are made. Ear cuffs, for instance, make a serious impact on your ears that draw people’s attention to your face. While studs and drops are cute, ear cuffs are better for this summer trend. Nose cuffs give you the rock star vibe, and arm cuff is effortlessly chic. Do not use all at one time, go for simple as you totally rock your cuff.
Pearls aren’t just for soirees and debutantes, this season they have taken a trendier form. Pearl earrings and necklaces can add a dash of chic to your look. You could totally transform a boring strand of chain with good old pearl and it will come alive again.
Silver jewelry is never wrong.
Even though gold seems to dominate jewelry fashion, silver is coming back on the scene, thanks to the love for bohemian style. For silver rings, you could play with various sizes and shapes on all fingers, and still, look gorgeous. A silver statement necklace can turn your boring tee or sweater into a fashion trend. An armful of shiny silver bracelets is so in!
Definitely a yes! This summer, body jewelry can set the tone of your look, whether you are gunning for sexy but simple or something bold, you can’t go wrong with some body jewelry. Your body chain, for instance, could play peekaboo with your bikini as you romp about on the beach, giving you an irresistible look. A dainty hand chain might be simple but it packs a stylish punch in spades. You could also get a body jewelry barefoot sandals, perfect for beach vacay, honeymoon, backyard BBQ or even a picnic.
Don’t forget Bold Gold Chains
No longer used by just Hip hop stars, bold gold chains are now topping the chart for fashion trends this summer. Your everyday look can be transformed into something more unique and fashionable just by using statement gold chains as an accessory. Oversized or chunky gold necklaces and bracelets transform an outfit completely and will be sure to turn gazes your way.
Beads are evergreen.
Beads come in an assortment of designs~ glass, stone, or enamel and are great accessories for almost any fashion get up. If you are going for a subtle style, you could use these blush and bronze beaded bracelets that are not so in your face, but adds a subtle glam to your dressing. For a bolder look, colorful enamel beads are sure to draw attention to you.
You have to be hiding underneath a rock if you have never heard of the popular HBO series, Game of Thrones. The eight season show has captivated the Sunday nights of many. The Royals battle for the throne of the seven kingdoms with an exquisite taste of style. In true royalty fashion, many of the characters are wearing a ruby and diamond encrusted jewelry representing their house and role. Each family crest designed uniquely with precious metals and gemstones like Rubies, Gold, Diamonds, etc. You can tell these pieces of jewelry are classic and custom designed.
Whether you want to create a replica of the design worn by your favorite character or represent your favorite house, custom design whatever piece is right for you. You don’t have to be a super fan to have good taste.
Create a Replica
Which piece of jewelry stole your heart? Queen Daenery’s was as stylish as they come with her jewelry selection. From the big Westerosi rings to her exciting decolletage selection, she had a plethora of favorable pieces to choose from. Or you favor more of a Lady Sansa’s jewelry, and its simplicity and elegance. Her “brother” Jon Snow was also no stranger to shining in style himself. His encrusted wolf sword-handle to his coat brooches, his swag was unique, subtle, yet powerful. The point is there is something for every style and personality. Choosing your replica is more about you than the actual character who wore it first. Your connection to the replica is priceless not just to the character.
Represents Your House
Each kingdom and family had their own unique family crest and what they stood for. They centered most designs around the characters environment and their “spirit animals”. So, what represents your family? Design a custom family crest and start a family tradition destined for the honor. Create a piece of jewelry that represents the future path you hope to see your family continue on. A symbol that reminds each of you where you come from. A family heirloom that will last for years to come.
While the end of Game of Thrones is near an end, your jewelry collection can still benefit. Master Jewelers Indiana can help bring your replicas or custom designs to life with our streamlined jewelry design process. With over 20 years of experience, you won’t be disappointed. Visit us online today or coming to our Indianapolis showroom.
May is here and Mother’s Day is just around the corner. It is a great time to think about gift ideas for all the mom’s in your life. Whether your mother figure is blood or not, your bond with her is irreplaceable and should be celebrated. Jewelry is a great option for all mothers of every age. Jewelry is a classic selection and universal to any style or taste.
Mother’s Day gifts can be tricky and overwhelming. Trying to repay your mother’s love and support wrapped as a gift isn’t realistic. Let’s be honest, you really can’t repay your mother, but you CAN make her feel loved and special as you celebrate her. Rather than use a chain jewelry store, shop locally to get a unique one of a kind piece of jewelry. Here are a few ideas to help you streamline your selection process.
Mother’s Day Ring
While you may be one of your mother’s children, this day is about her and all the kids she has helped raise. Incorporating all her children is important as each child has played their own significant role in her motherhood. A mother’s day ring may seem cliche, but it doesn’t have to be. Custom design a ring solely for her. Create a masterpiece that represents your vision of her as a mother and the role she has played in your life. Add different gemstones to signify each her children’s birthdays as it represents where the bond started.
Engraved necklace for Mother’s Day
Gemstones aren’t the only way to represent the children in your mother’s life. Engraved names have become popular and modern option to represent the children she cares for. The names of children are a symbol because of the direct connection each child and the name she chose for them. Design a chic necklace with the names of her children engraved.
Give her a day to Jewelry shop
Sometimes Mother’s Day is more about catering to her with the same love she gives to everyone else. Giving her a day to herself and allowing her the space to generate her own self-love is a magical gift within itself. Buying her a gift card to shop for her own jewelry isn’t insensitive. You are giving her much needed time solely for herself. That is a priceless gift to any mom.
Whether it be for your mom, wife, sister or daughter, every Mother’s Day gift is special because of the love you give it to her with. Celebrate this Mother’s Day with Master Jewelers Indiana, we have something for every mother. You can conquer all your Mother’s Day gifts in one place and be unique to each of their personalities. Visit us online or at our showroom in Indianapolis. Your mother won’t be disappointed.
Add something green to your jewelry collection this St Patrick’s Day. We know March for being the start of Spring and St Patrick’s Day. Many associate wearing green with the holiday, and what better way to get into the spirit than with jewelry.
Celebrate this St. Patrick’s Day with Master Jewelers. With over 20 years of jewelry experience, we have helped design many custom pieces dedicated to various holidays. Whether you are looking to show off your Shamrock spirit or looking to propose on your favorite holiday, Master Jewelers can help.
Looking to propose on St. Patrick day?
While Valentine’s Day is a favored holiday to propose as it represents love, many choose a holiday that means something to them and the one they cherish. Proposing is more about knowing your partner than what is common. Start by custom designing an engagement ring they will love. Add green sparkle to your engagement setting or better yet why not use an Emerald instead of a diamond? Emeralds are beautiful stones that come in different shapes and shades of green. However, the darker the Emerald the purer the gem is. Come into Master Jewelers today and let us help you design your masterpiece. We are a certified loose gemstone buyer and a jeweler you can trust to give you all the information necessary to make a wise purchase.
If Emeralds don’t suit your taste, don’t worry there are plenty of green gemstones to choose from. Incorporate Tourmaline or Peridot. Keep in mind these gemstones are a different shade and range differently as far as durability. However, these gems are equally complementing depending on your design and style.
Use Spring Fashion trends to show off Your Shamrock Spirit.
Many love to use their jewelry to accentuate their daily attire. Whether you are in scrubs or a business suit, Jewelry is universal to any style. Spring jewelry fashion is a fun time of year because of the brilliant and bold colors. It is easy to wear your green sparkle for multiple occasions this time of year. Dare to be bold and different by adding Shamrock earrings or a brooch. If that is too much no worries you can incorporate a simple charm bracelet or basic Peridot earrings. Master Jewelers can help you design your St Patrick’s day vision and bring it to life.
No matter what your plans are this St Patrick’s Day, Master Jewelers is here to help. We have a variety of inventory for you to choose from, and if you don’t see a piece that quite fits your vision, don’t worry. Our onsite expert artisans will walk you through our flawless custom jewelry design process. Visit us today or come into our Indianapolis location.