Five Things No-One Tells You About Buying an Engagement Ring

Despite the joy and excitement that comes with popping the big question, you may feel a lot of anticipation at the same time. Men tend to go through quite a rollercoaster of emotions in the days and weeks leading up to the ‘big ask’, and it is often thought that this period is more important to a man than the run up to the wedding himself. So, if you are planning on buying an engagement or wedding ring for your girlfriend, what do you need to know in advance? Keep reading to find out.

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You’ll Feel the Need for Input from Friends
The minute you decide to propose to your loved one, you’ll feel an instant desire to speak to friends who have already proposed. Even if you are a private person, you will feel a lot better if you can confide in someone that you trust. Previously engaged friends are the ideal people to ask for jeweller recommendations, and you may even want to take one of them along whilst you look for a ring to provide support. Continue reading “Five Things No-One Tells You About Buying an Engagement Ring”