Bridal Fashion

James Allen 09.05.2013

James Allen is no stranger to One Stylish Bride. In fact, we love doing jamesallen reviews and it seems others do too.

James Allen specialises in selling quality diamonds, gems and engagement rings online. They operate their store purely online, which allows them to cut overhead costs and focus exclusively on quality and service. This means you can get your hot little hands on top-notch wedding jewellery at a fraction of the price charged by bricks and mortar jewellery stores.

What’s more, their website has exclusive Diamond Display Technology, which allows you to interact with diamonds magnified in 360°.

We love that James Allen has G.I.A Graduate Gemologists on staff at both their Maryland and New York offices, which are available to answer all your questions at any time.

Plus all their diamonds are GIA, AGS or IGI certified. They even have experts that examine and hand select each and every diamond prior to shipment. Impressive quality control, huh!

James Allen also makes sure that their diamonds are conflict-free, which means that their gems were not obtained due to human rights abuses, child labor, violence, or environmental degradation. They ensure this by only purchasing polished diamonds from professional members of the diamond trade and by only having contracts with suppliers that guarantee that their diamonds are conflict-free.

Lets face it though; sometimes a girl wants to try on an engagement ring before she commits to it. Luckily James Allen totally sympathises and offers free shipping on all their items, a 60-day money back guarantee, and free ring resizing for 60 days after your purchase.

We’re involuntary sighing and swooning over their Designer Engagement Ring Collection, which features exquisite rings with lots of little diamonds and shimmering brilliance.

18k White Gold 3-Stone Halo Pave Engagement Ring by Danhov

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18k White Gold Engagement Ring by Danhov

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We’re also super keen on their Tension-Set Engagement Ring Collection. The tension ring doesn’t have any prongs holding the diamond in place. Instead, tension rings use the force and the tension of the ring to push against the diamond to hold the diamond securely in place. This type of setting creates the illusion that the center diamond is floating in the air. It’s absolutely perfect for the contemporary girl!

Platinum Split Shank Tension Diamond Engagement Ring

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14k White Gold Three Stone Diamond Tension Setting

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We also find the Gemstone Engagement Ring Collection totally irresistible. We think sapphires, emeralds and rubies are simply gorgeous, especially when paired with a diamond center stone. It’s wonderfully unexpected!

18k White Gold 3-Stone Round Brilliant Ruby Engagement Ring

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18k White Gold 3-Stone Trillion Cut Emerald Engagement Ring

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To view more exquisite jewellery and gemstones, head over to James Allen.

Customize your bridesmaid dress color with For Her and For Him! 16.04.2013

“Whoever said that money can’t buy happiness, simply didn’t know where to go shopping”

- Bo Derek

Bo Derek you speak the truth! Here are a couple of facts – sometimes a gal needs a little pick-me-up in the form of a shopping spree. Also, when a gal embarks on a wedding shopping spree, the experience is taken to a whole new level of fun.

That being said, having a happy shopping experience can definitely be a challenge. Thank you crowds and sold out items. But here’s the good news, that’s all changing thanks to a new era of fashion shopping and a company called For Her and For Him. Yep, shopping online can now give you that happy experience you’ve been seeking.

What’s more, For Her and For Him have recently launched a new “Custom Color” service because they understand how stressful it can be for brides to find the perfect color for their bridesmaid dresses. Brides simply send the colors they have in mind to For Her and For Him and they will find the perfect color match, from thousands of both online and offline color options. Now, can I get an “Amen” up in here?

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They’ve also recently released over 60 new dresses to their already bursting inventory of stunning Bridesmaid Dresses.

For those of you with a more classic sensibility, For Her and For Him has released around 30 new vintage bridesmaid dresses. This collection will provide your bridesmaids with a classic and memorable look that will turn your wedding day into a truly memorable event.

Why not glam up your wedding day with theses vintage frocks:

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If the Vintage Collection is not quite what you’re looking for, you’ll be happy to know that For Her and For Him have a gorgeous array of dresses in their new alluring Two Tone Collection. The dresses in this collection will brighten up your wedding day and add a dash of fantasy.

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To enter a new era of wedding fashion shopping, head over to For Her and For Him. They currently have a “buy more, save more promotion on bridesmaid dresses”, where you receive 5% off 2 dresses, 10% off 3 to 5 dresses, and 15% off 6 or more dresses.

James Allen 25.02.2013

Wowsers, we’ve got some seriously sparkly jewellery to share with you today thanks to online diamond retailers, James Allen. James Allen sells amazing diamond engagement rings, wedding rings, gemstone jewellery and much more.

Through the James Allen website you can even design your own unique engagement ring and thoroughly inspect their diamonds. Their diamonds are displayed using their very own exclusive Diamond Display Technology, which allows customers to interact with diamonds in 360°, all from the comfort of their own home. Seriously, what will they think of next!

What’s more, James Allen only sells high quality certified diamond engagement rings, each with a grading certificate, and at considerably less than what you would pay in a jewellery store. Yep, they know how to stretch a budget!

You can also rest assured that every diamond sold by James Allen is certified conflict-free. Their inventory is always procured through legal sources and in compliance with the Patriot Act, the Kimberly Process, and various United Nations resolutions.

We’re actually a little obsessed with their selection of engagement rings. We’re smitten with some of the traditional engagement rings, but we’re also seriously smitten with some of the unconventional statement engagement rings.

Platinum 1.5-4.5mm diamond halo pave bridal set

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18K White Gold Common Prong Six Round Diamond Engagement Ring

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18K White Gold Solitaire Wrapped by Danhov Designer Engagement Ring

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14K White Gold Marrakech Engagement Ring

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We’re also lusting over their wedding rings, such as this statement piece that would definitely make people look twice at you.

18K White Gold Scalloped Share Prong Wedding Ring

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We’re also infatuated with their natural Gemstone collection. Think Red Rubies, Green Emeralds, Blue/Pink/Yellow Sapphires. These natural Gemstones can make gorgeous alternatives to diamonds, or gorgeous side-stone accents that can enhance a diamond.

Actually, natural Gemstones have been treasured since ancient times for their symbolic value and beauty. They also come in an amazing variety of colours, shapes, and sizes.

1.77 Carat Cushion Natural Yellow Sapphire

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But what we love most about James Allen is that help is never far away. Certified diamond experts are on site, around the clock, to assist you with any inquiries you may have. Whether you want help understanding the 4 C’s or deciding which diamond to purchase.

James Allen also stands behind every item they sell. To the point that each and every diamond is hand selected and examined by their experts prior to shipment. Therefore, if you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, you can return it within 60 days for a full refund or exchange with no restocking fee and absolutely no questions asked. They also offer free shipping, a lifetime warranty, and a lifetime upgrade option.

To view more pretty jewellery and gemstones, head over to James Allen.

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