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Designer’s bridal accessory tips, tricks, and inspiration

Designer's bridal accessory tips, tricks, and inspiration
Designer’s bridal accessory tips, tricks, and inspiration

Which bride doesn’t want to know about last-minute getting ready tips and tricks which could make their overall look way too inspiring? This article will equip you with essential bridal accessory tips so that you could stand out even more.

Inspiration for the designer bridal collection

Pair yourself with those accessories which could completely transform your outfit to a whole new level. You can get very creative by making use of a variety of different materials. Now the question remains how should one pick wedding accessories. The answer is straight, you can go for a simple dress and then pair with statement headpiece along with a veil. This is the accessories focused approach. One can play the other way round and focus attention solely on a dress and then style it with accessories which best fits. There are not a certain rule which one must follow for styling accessories as in the end what matters is the level of brides satisfaction.

Brides must pay attention to their inspiration. They should ask questions to themselves whether they love nature or not. Noting down the inspiration and making the selection of accessories makes the decision much more easily and satisfactory.

Tips for choosing from the designer bridal collection

Bridal industry, in general, is much enchanting and magical. Only wonderful shoes and luxurious accessories are enough for making a huge impact on the overall bridal look. Brides prefer accessories and shoes which offer precise detailing which most designer bridal collection do. The quality must stand out and match the wedding gown. Before the final selection of shoes especially, brides should question themselves whether they will wear the shoes again or not. If the brides would love to wear the shoes again then they should go for dyeable silk shoe. One must not leave the accessories for last-minute preparation. Shoes will not only hold your outlook but also your overall spirit and soul thus comfort is also vital in this big day. Choose something that gives you a magical feel once you slip your feet in.

Shoes from the designer bridal collection

You need to consider the heel height very cautiously and go with the height which suits you. Go with the flattering design that fits your body style. You can go for a comfortable heel option and then customize it according to your style for a much more perfect appeal. Adding your detail will pour in your personality into it and give you what you are looking for. Paying attention to the season is also a vital option when going for the final selection of designer bridal collection and other accessories. Hot summers will have preferences for Michelle shoes while open slingbacks can be worn year-round.

Final tips

In the end, don’t forget to have fun and let your heart fall in love with what you choose. If you have a good budget then you can go for much more expensive designer bridal collection which you could lend down to generations in the future and the same goes with the accessories. Take the help of your close friends who matches your taste as this can make the selection process much more easier and smooth. 

Singapore International Jewelry Expo 2019

Singapore International Jewelry Expo 2019 makes its mark as the largest jewelry show in Singapore

Singapore International Jewelry Expo 2019 makes its mark as the largest jewelry show in Singapore

An impressive jewelry collection in excess of US$150 million by 230 exhibitors from 26 countries

The star of the show An impressive flawless round brilliant diamond, weighing a massive 27 carats, set as a ring; worth a whopping SGD$3 million

Honoring jewelry designers and their creations The inaugural International Jewellery Stars (IJS) Awards at SIJE 2019 to celebrate the excellence of jewelry designers and their works of art

The successes recorded by the Singapore International Jewelry Expo (SIJE) over the years with the increasing number of visitors to the dazzling show are testaments to Singapore’s prominence as a jewelry meeting place for international jewelers and jewelry enthusiasts. The highly anticipated annual event will once again welcome visitors and jewelers from Singapore and around the world on 18 July for four days at the Expo & Convention Centre which is located at the ritzy Marina Bay Sands.

This year, visitors to the glitzy show will be feted with the presence of more than 230 exhibitors from 26 countries, making it the largest jewelry show in Singapore. SIJE 2019 will showcase collections of fine jewelry and precious gemstones worth more than USD$150 million.

Singapore International Jewelry Expo 2019

In celebration of excellence in the artistic expression of jewelry design in Asia, the opening day of SIJE 2019 will host an awards presentation ceremony for winners of the inaugural International
Jewellery Stars (IJS) Awards. Riding on the theme of ‘Fantasy’, the IJS Awards is held in recognition of jewelry designers and their creations and innovation across generations, markets, and cultures in the region.

At the SIJE 2019, one will find that there will always be something for everyone, whether if one has a budget of SGD$300 or SGD$3 million to indulge with. Visitors will also be regaled with splendid collections of baubles and bling presented by jewelry purveyors from the jewelry hubs of the world – covering the Australian, Asian, European, and the American continents.

According to a February 2019 report by Euromonitor International, the luxury jewelry scene is seeing steady growth. While Singapore’s overall retail economy has continued to witness slight ups and downs in retail sales in 2018, luxury jewelry has seen moderate current value growth. Luxury fine jewelry, which accounts for more than 95% of overall value sales of luxury jewelry, has grown on a par with overall retail economy growth. The social boom for statement jewelry is also increasing the demand for fashion jewelry. With Instagram being a key bible for OOTD (“outlook/outfit of the day”) and with photogenic bold jewelry often spotted on the platform, consumer interest and demand for fashion-oriented costume jewelry is soaring.

As Singapore’s largest jewelry show prepares to open its doors to welcome more than 15,000 visitors to a magnificent showcase of the finest glittering works of art and extraordinary gemstones from around the globe, visitors will also be treated to an exciting list of activities such as on-stage live auctions by HotLotz Auction House for jewelry, watched and other luxury goods; a stage fashion show by International Women’s Federation of Commerce & Industry (IWFCI) Singapore; daily purchase lucky draws; and a grand draw.

You and your camera crew are cordially invited to the opening ceremony on

Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 3.00pm sharp Marina Bay Sands Singapore Convention Centre Halls A & B Media Registration begins at 2.30pm.

The event will be opened by Guest of Honour, Dr. Lily Neo, Member of Parliament, Jalan Besar GRC.

You will be among the first to see the show highlights. Special arrangements for car parking have been made for members of the media attending the official opening. Please valet park your cars at the Casino’s valet entrance. For complimentary parking, please show a specially arranged voucher when you leave.

The show is organized by Conference and Exhibitions Management Services (CEMS).

Source: Conference & Exhibition Management Services Pte Ltd

How Do I Match My Wedding Band?

How Do I Match My Wedding Band

What’s the point of a wedding band?

A wedding band is the symbolic personification of the purity of marriage. It is the one thing that artfully, blatantly and perfectly symbolizes that you are in fact married. It also has the added benefit of warding off unwanted attention. But other than this what is the point of it?

Well, the most basic need for a wedding band is for cultural value. The wedding band is an important bauble of marriage as it shows the rest of the world that you have entered a new part of your life. The band also serves as a reminder for you and your spouse of the vows and promises that you have made to each other. In many cultures over the world, the wedding band is actually the most sacred part of the whole marriage affair. It is a mark of partnership and not ownership because two people have come together to live out their lives in harmony with each other.

Now that we have established that the wedding band is so important, we should also talk about how to buy one that doesn’t eclipse the engagement ring but compliments i.e. match it. Remember though, while on the lookout, buy cheap wedding rings that are worth their price. After all, you’ve already spent a fortune on the engagement ring so it’s better to buy a cheap wedding ring than an unnecessarily expensive one.

Complimenting the wedding band to the engagement ring 

After you’ve found a place like https://www.findurings.com where you can find a wedding band that is both cheap yet of top quality, you can start the process of finding a wedding that perfectly matches the engagement ring you put on your spouses’ finger.

Few easy steps to help you match your engagement ring to your wedding band

Here are a few simple steps to help you on the way of finding a cheap wedding band that perfectly matches your fiancé’s engagement ring!

1. Choose the perfect style: The first step to choosing anything in the world of fashion i.e. clothing and jewelry is to choose the perfect style. You have to first decide whether you want a simple wedding band or one that has a bit pizazz in it? Or a wedding band that embodies the word bling. Choose the style that is perfect for you and your spouse.

2. Stone color: If your engagement ring has a particular colored gem or stone running through it then you could always match your wedding band by that color scheme as well.

3. Stone shape: Another way to go in matching your respective rings is through having a similar stone shape in both the engagement ring and the wedding band. Remember that since you can’t spend as much as you did on the engagement ring, and you want the wedding band to be cheaper, you could ask the jeweler to place a smaller stone on the wedding band than the one on the engagement ring.

4. Metal kind: The basic step in matching the two pieces of jewelry is buying both of them in the same metal type. If the engagement ring you bought is in gold then it’s definitely better to have your wedding band in gold as well.

5. Traditional vs modern: In many families it is traditional to pass on a certain ring from daughter-in-law to daughter-in-law, in this case even though the ring itself is very expensive, the price you pay is zilch so you can splurge on a more modern wedding band that is still cheap yet compliments the traditional aspect of the engagement ring itself. The combination of old and new will showcase the keeping of past and present in their future marriage as well for the happy couple.

6. Complimentary set: You could also have both the engagement ring and the wedding band made at the same time so that both are made complementary to each other and you won’t have to go through the hassle of finding a matching wedding band later.

Now that you know the best way to find a match for your wedding band and keep it within your pricing range hurry up and find the perfect place where you can find cheap wedding bands of top-notch quality. A place like Find U Rings where you can find any kind of wedding band you want to match it perfectly with the engagement ring you already bought or will buy for your fiancé. Oh! You could even have the wedding band engraved! If you’re keeping it simple, you could always turn it into something extra by having a small quote or cherished date engraved on the band.

Miaomi is a fashion lover interested in romantic weddings and jewelry. Also a blogger of FindURings. Find U Rings is a reliable online jewelry supplier designing unique wedding rings for men and women. They have been exploring the ring industry for more than ten years.

Ateliers deMonaco supports the 2019 Only Watch auction

Ateliers deMonaco offers a unique timepiece to support the 2019 Only Watch auction
Ateliers deMonaco offers a unique timepiece to support the 2019 Only Watch auction

Ateliers deMonaco offers a unique timepiece to support  the 2019 Only Watch auction

Born as an Haute Horlogerie brand, Ateliers deMonaco is all about design, performance, technology, innovation, and craftsmanship.

Founded in 2008, the Maison counts 6 in-house movements combining tradition and high-end watchmaking know-how with technical innovation.

Pim Koeslag, co-founder, a master watchmaker and CEO of the brand has made his dream come true when he first created his own tourbillon minute repeater movement. Today, he proudly presents another spectacular masterpiece: the Tourbillon Oculus 1297 Only Watch.

Ateliers deMonaco supports the 2019 Only Watch auction
The Tourbillon Oculus 1297 Only Watch

Equipped with the manufacture dMc-980 calibre, the watch is designed, produced, and assembled in Ateliers deMonaco’s workshops. Its patented tourbillon movement called Tourbillon XP1 (eXtreme Precision 1 minute) is one of the most precise in the world with a tolerance between 0 to 2 seconds per 24 hours.

The hand-decorated caliber boasts chamfering, circular graining and satin-finishing decorations, a 22k gold rotor representing the Principality of Monaco’s crown and includes a silicium escape wheel and lever.

A major innovation for this timepiece is its 44mm watch case made from a technique used in the automotive industry called forged carbon. For this timepiece, Ateliers deMonaco developed a new method including 18k gold in the process: carbon fibre, gold, and resin are mixed together and placed in a mold. The mixture is then heated and pressed to form a block. After the molding process, the case is meticulously refined to achieve the perfect shape. Thanks to this exclusive method, the case is thus unique.

The timepiece features a multi-layered decentred dial treated with dark grey PVD and is decorated with a lozenge pattern in relief. Roman numerals and dauphine hands finally come to complete the already beautifully detailed dial.

Hours and minutes can be read on the dial while the small seconds can be read on the Tourbillon opening at 6 o’clock.

A smoke-grey alligator leather strap with nubuck finishing brings additional character to this unique watch.

Ateliers deMonaco is proud to donate this one-of-a-kind timepiece to the Only Watch biennial auction, Only Watch supporting the treatment of muscular dystrophy diseases and pushing the boundaries of science.

Source: Ateliers deMonaco

Technical specifications
Tourbillon – Oculus 1297 Only Watch

Reference:               DMC-TB-OCG-RLR-CRG-OW
Movement:              Automatic dMc-980 caliber
                              Patented “eXtreme Precision 1 minute” tourbillon
                              Alternances 28800 beats/hour (4 Hrz)
                              38-hour power reserve
                              29 jewels
                              Sapphire tourbillon bridge

Caliber distinction:   Hand decoration on all bridges:
                              Chamfering, circular graining, circular satin-finishing
                              22K gold rotor
                              Silicium escape wheel and lever

Functions:               Hours, minutes, small seconds (6 o’clock)

Case:                     Carbon fiber & 18K rose gold
                             Ultralight titanium core
                             Diameter 44 MM
                             Height 13.1 MM
                             31 parts
                             Multi-layered anti-reflection coating on front and back 
                             sapphire crystal
                             Case back secured with 4 screws
                             Water resistant up to 3 ATM

Ateliers deMonaco supports the 2019 Only Watch auction
Ateliers deMonaco supports the 2019 Only Watch auction

Dial:                      Multi-layer, de-centered dial with Roman numerals
                             Dark grey PVD, lozenge pattern in relief
                             Tourbillon opening at 6 o’clock

Hands:                  Dauphine

Strap:                   Alligator leather with nubuck finishing
                            18K rose gold and titanium folding buckle

Edition:                 Unique piece

Custom design ring as an engagement gift

Custom design ring as an engagement gift

The life that will be shared together for a lifetime is crowned with a magnificent wedding ceremony. This is the dream of anyone who wants to get married or who is about to get married. But before the wedding, the engagement ceremony is performed and couples begin to get to know each other better. Engagement ceremonies in recent years are almost held in the concept of the wedding. Special invitation, special dinners, gifts and a wide range of ceremonies are organized in the concept of entertainment. And definitely, custom design ring as an engagement gift is the most impressive part of this ceremony. To design custom engagement rings is the most important choice for couples. These rings use different designs, colors, and models for men and women. It is fully prepared for personal use.

How to choose an engagement ring?

This question is one of the most difficult questions for men. Because it’s usually a matter of interest to women, and men want women to do that choice. As before, round cut and standard rings are no longer used. There are so many different and different ring models that you can find it difficult to choose. Tanzanite Engagement Rings, which is the fashion of recent years, are very popular now and most of the couples prefer these rings. (You can read more about this ring model in the following paragraph.) When ordering the engagement ring, first the finger measure is taken and it is decided which stone to use with the joint decision of the couples. Gold, diamond, tanzanite or other gemstones can be used. Engagement rings are sold as a set. These rings can be personalized and prepared according to the desired size. Bride candidates prefer stone, ornate and patterned rings, while groom candidates prefer more simple models. It is important that the ring is ergonomic and comfortable.

Design custom engagement rings

Among the preparations for the engagement ceremony, the most exciting moment, during the selection of engagement rings can be experienced. Couples want to reflect their favorite designs on these rings. Sometimes they even print a poem, a beautiful love speech, the names of the bride and groom, the date of engagement or something like that, on the back of the rings. To Design custom engagement rings even though it looks simple, it’s not as easy as it seems. (Especially for women). Couples sometimes want to transfer their feelings to their engagement rings and make their designs according to them. The important thing here is the harmony of the rings with the fingers.

Tanzanite Engagement Rings

The Tanzanite Stone, first discovered in 1967 in Tanzania, is a rare subtype of the Zoisite stone. It is a bright blue, greenish blue and purple color. This stone has been one of the most popular trends in recent years with the processing and application of engagement rings. Tanzanite Engagement Rings have become a favorite of engaged couples and are one of the most frequently used special designs. White, yellow and red gold can be blended and customized designs can be made. For those who want to wear an unusual ring at the engagement ceremony, this is an ideal choice. It is rumored that tanzanite stone is also good for various diseases. This precious stone, especially known for its positive energy, can also increase the love and passion between the engaged couples. Since the tanzanite is a very soft stone, you must be very careful during use. It’s a little softer than other stones. Can be designed according to the shape you want and can be adjusted according to finger size.

Learn about diamonds to truly love and care for them

Learn about diamonds to truly love and care for them

Learn about diamonds to truly love and care for them

Would you like to take a look at that mysterious world of diamonds, the passion of every woman and the jewel she cares most about? The diamond, which comes from the Greek word “Adamas”, is made up of carbon, the hardest material in nature. For centuries, it has always been the first among the indispensable jewels of women. It is one of the most expensive stones in the world with its dazzling glow, magnificence, and majesty. Due to its hardness properties, it is a mineral that is not damaged under the soil. Diamond cut used to be made with diamonds. But with the developing technology, it can now be cut off with a laser. It is a hard-drawn and solid material. Starting from the 19th century, it was started to be processed as a precious stone. Due to the special interest of women in diamonds, in the wholesale diamonds loose market has created a huge potential, especially in the last 50 years. Today, diamond trade is in the heyday period because of the interest of women.

Women’s Diamond Love

Diamonds symbolize strength for women. It is also one of the most attractive and exotic jewels. It has an aphrodisiac effect on women. It’s appearance,  power, and glow turn women’s heads. The diamond represents elegance. Diamond is also a symbol of love. Because having a strong disposition of the diamond means strong love. The relationship between women and diamonds is so passionate that it never ends. When women buy diamonds, they often prefer wholesale diamonds loose stores. One of the biggest reasons for this is that they can choose between the more affordable price and more variety. A loose diamond means, diamond ready for sale. It is the processed form of raw diamond material and is usually used in jewelry such as necklace tip, earring tip, and ring. Women can use it in many jewels and evaluate it in a very different way. In addition, adapting to different models and shapes is the preferred reason for women. Prices may vary by size. You can even order according to your own preferences and make custom production. No matter how the shape and size of the diamond is, the love of women always continues. Even a small piece of diamond is enough to make them happy. Diamond is a jewel that caresses the woman’s soul.

How to choose a diamond?

Diamond is not a jewel that everyone can understand the quality of. If you are not familiar with this, we strongly recommend that you shop at a store that you can trust. Especially when you buy wholesale loose diamonds, examine the diamond you will buy. The diamond certificate should be the first criterion to be considered. When you purchase a certified product, you are assured that it is inspected by the gemology laboratory. So it prevents you from buying fake diamonds. But remember, some labs may not be as reliable as you think. Just because the diamond is too big doesn’t mean it’s quality. After you decide how to use the diamond, buy it. You can buy loose diamonds online such as Petra Gems. There’s nothing to worry with that. But you only have to choose the stores you are sure. If you buy directly from the store, you can check whether it suits you and buy it by sight. Both buying ways are also convenient. Choose the diamonds that excite you, suit you and express your love. Rather than the price, it is more important to suit you. Don’t expect to be given to you by a man. Indulge yourself!