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Category Archives: Engagement

Engagement Locations in Indianapolis: Winter Edition!

It's Engagement Season in Indianapolis! It's the most wonderful time of the year—for more reasons than one! According to a recent Statista study, a whopping 19% of all engagements occurred in December, more than doubling the second and third ranking months (July 9%, February 8%). Winter is a magical time for many and it's no wonder that so many couples want to make such a lasting memory during a season full of holidays, family, friends, and celebrations. Back in August, we told you where to get engaged in Indianapolis, so we only found it fitting to take another look and tailor this list specifically for the biggest engagement month of them all! Here are our top picks on where to propose in Indianapolis ... [Read More]

Top Proposal Locations in Indianapolis

Proposing in Indianapolis It's time—you've found the one and are ready to take your relationship to the next level. You've picked out the perfect ring for your perfect person and now you're wondering how to pop the question, or better yet, where? Thankfully for our Indianapolis natives or guest, we have listed out our top suggestions of stunning and memorable locations to propose in the Indianapolis metro area. Here are our scenic locations to propose in Indianapolis.   Soldiers and Sailors Monument Located at the heart of downtown Indianapolis, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Monument Circle is the quintessential spot for any couple who calls Indy home. Bottleworks Hotel The ... [Read More]

Places to Propose, Where to Go?

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Uncertainty is dreadful, but being certain about who you love? That is quite the opposite. You’ve been waiting for this moment since you became certain that they are the one for you! Now that you have the perfect ring, or getting one soon, you’re probably wondering how to make this moment even more special for both of you. Where to go? What to do? We’ll leave the “what to do?” up to you—get creative! But we'll share below some great places to propose that can make asking the big question even more memorable. Depending on what you and your partner prefer, there are tons of great cities, landscapes, and other special places to propose. The choices that were picked below are to help spark ideas, one is no ... [Read More]

5 Tips for Engagement Ring Shopping

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Engagement ring shopping can be intimidating, so our bridal expert, Hannah Nichols, has gathered 5 tips to help you out in the process. Whether you know the exact ring you want or have no idea where to start, these tips will guide you to having a successful engagement ring shopping experience. Follow These Five "B's" of Engagement Ring Shopping #1- The Basics Narrow down what diamond shape is preferred and if possible, what type of setting style. If you’re wanting to keep your pick a complete surprise or not able to find out diamond shape and setting, trust your local reputable jeweler. Below are some things to help you narrow down the search when engagement ring shopping: •  Oval or round? •  ... [Read More]

Take 2: Jordan Rodgers Re-Proposes to ‘Bachelorette’ JoJo Fletcher With 5-Carat Ring

In 2016, with more than eight million fans watching, Jordan Rodgers proposed to JoJo Fletcher during the Season 12 finale of The Bachelorette. Now, three years later, Fletcher is sporting a brand new 5-carat oval diamond engagement ring after Rodgers decided to get down on one knee all over again. Again? Rodgers turned to Instagram on Sunday to explain his motivation behind the second proposal. Accompanying a silly-faced Instagram selfie of him and his fiancée, Rodgers wrote, “I love @joelle_fletcher with all my heart!! I always wanted to re-propose, with no cameras, no producers, no drama… just us. Our first engagement was so real, and meant so much to us both, but as we start to actually plan ... [Read More]

Celebration 100 Event SNEAK PEEKS!

Celebration 100, the Diamond Event of the century at Reis-Nichols is quickly approaching! Come visit us on August 23rd and 24th for the best prices on diamonds! So to prepare for this massive diamond extravaganza we are sharing some of our favorite pieces! Upon arrival you will receive a mystery card that will secure you between 15%-30% OFF your diamond purchase! RSVP to the Celebration 100 Event HERE! JB Star: 18K Yellow Fancy Yellow Diamond - 5.06 carat surrounded by stunning channel set diamonds. Retail: $175,990 Platinum oval diamond engagement ring featuring an oval diamond weighing 5.67 ct. The ring also features two half moon cut diamonds weighing 1.40 ctw and two shield cut ... [Read More]

Google Revisits Epic Proposal by GPS Artist ‘Yassan’

Yasushi “Yassan” Takahashi, the GPS artist who famously zigzagged 4,500 miles across Japan in 2010 to spell out a marriage proposal for his girlfriend, is back in the news — thanks to Google. When the Tokyo resident completed his six-month journey from the island of Hokkaido to the shores of Kagoshima, he uploaded his route to Google Earth. The result was the words “Marry Me” in all capital letters punctuated by a heart. The rendering looked like a global-scale version of an Etch-a-Sketch. Leaving his girlfriend and job behind, the artist embarked on the trip via foot, bicycle, car, and ferry, often fighting bad weather and spending nights in the back of his vehicle. In the end, the endeavor was ... [Read More]

Couples Spending More Than Ever on Super-Personalized Weddings

The Knot’s 12th annual “Real Weddings Study” paints a picture of a new generation of couples who are willing to break with tired traditions and invest, instead, in super-personalized events infused with meaningful details. Their goal is for guests to leave the celebration saying, “That was so them.” The Knot reports that bridal couples are pulling out all the stops to make sure their loved ones have an absolute blast: The average couple hosts 136 guests, and the average spent per guest is $258. Besides the expected food, drink and music, 38% of couples hire above-and-beyond reception entertainment. The Knot’s survey respondents listed live tattoo artists, cigar-rolling stations and craft margarita ... [Read More]

Wedding Band Weekend Event | March 8 and 9

Back by popular demand, we’re opening our vaults to offer you BUY ONE GET ONE 50% OFF all wedding bands, Friday and Saturday, March 8th and 9th! WEDDING BAND WEEKEND Fashion Mall Commons and Greendale Centre Friday, March 8: 10am – 7pm Saturday, March 9: 10am – 5pm You’ll find the best value on every ring and every diamond, at the best pricing of the year! This is the best weekend to buy your wedding bands or engagement ring, celebrate an anniversary, or any memorable occasion, with our largest selection ever available, including exclusive collections from Forevermark Black Label, JB Star and more. So don’t miss it! One weekend only, Friday, March 8th and Saturday, March 9th at both store ... [Read More]