Tag Archives: Yellow Gold Engagement Rings

Yellow Gold Engagement Rings & Wedding Rings

Yellow gold engagement rings are one of my favorite “trends.” Can something be a trend if it’s as classic as yellow gold? Probably not, but yellow gold engagement rings seem to be making a comeback. Yellow gold adds warmth and uniqueness to your engagement ring and makes it stand out against a sea of (still predominant) platinum and white gold. Pure gold (24 karat) is too soft for engagement ring use – it would scratch, get marred and otherwise damaged way too easily. So usually you’ll see 18 karat (which is 75% gold) and 14 karat (which is 58.8%) yellow Read More →

Yellow Gold Engagement Rings

Before I started working at Raymond Lee Jewelers, I knew exactly what kind of engagement ring I wanted. It was a round brilliant halo with a plain platinum band set in an invisible gallery (floating style) setting. I was specific, I know. But banner ads back then were really effective on impressionable young diamond-lovers. Fast forward to me, strolling through the showcases at RLJ daily, like I was Belle in the library, marveling at the sheer variety of diamonds. Friendos, I literally didn’t know all those different shapes – let alone colors – existed. So when oval diamonds stole my heart first, and Read More →

Celebs With Yellow Gold Engagement Rings

Yellow gold is one of the most beautiful materials used in jewelry. Its natural color is ubiquitously known around the world as one of the most precious metals ever discovered. Every year, jewelers must compete with technology companies for gold, as it is as versatile as it is beautiful. Up until relatively recently, yellow gold was not commonly used in one of the most important pieces of jewelry anyone will ever wear: engagement rings. However, thanks to some high profile celebrities bucking this trend and getting yellow gold engagement rings for their spouses, this trend is beginning to change. While Read More →