Beginner’s guide to help clueless men buy an engagement ring

So you’re planning to propose, but a complete newbie when it comes to engagement rings – this post to the rescue!

Don’t worry, all guys are clueless at one point so you’re not alone. It’s easy to get overwhelmed with all the different styles, variations, and prices in the market.

Below is a fantastic infographic from QC Event School that provides a simple and informative guide to help first time ring shoppers like yourself.

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Now that you have better knowledge about diamond engagement rings, it’s time to go find that perfect ring!

A good place to start is asking family and friends if they know of any diamond wholesalers as jewelry retailers tend to have much higher markups.

If you don’t like what you see in store, try looking at online jewelry shops where you have more comparison and customization options.

Sites such as James Allen, Blue Nile, or Brilliant Earth have filtering options to create a ring based on your specific criteria.

Once she says “YES” and the ring goes on her finger, your wedding planning journey begins!

Don’t wait too long to start securing a wedding venue. Speak to one of our veteran wedding planners and consider hosting your wedding at one of Riverside Banquet Halls five distinguished ballroom. We offer end-to-end services packaged all under one roof (decor, catering, bar service, dj, and more) Get in touch with us at 604-244-7755