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Outdoor Proposal Ideas

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Outdoor Proposal Ideas

Are you ready to propose marriage to the love of your life? There are plenty of ways to propose, and an outdoor marriage proposal is incredibly romantic and memorable. What could make a better backdrop for love than the great blue sky or a lush flower garden? If you get on one knee surrounded by the beauty of nature, you're sure to sweep your love off their feet. Here in Pennsylvania, you have four breathtaking seasons to choose from as the setting for your proposal whether you want to kneel on a carpet of glistening snow, or atop a colorful...

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What to Know Before Piercing Your Child's Ears

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What to Know Before Piercing Your Child's Ears

For plenty of kids, getting their ears pierced is a rite of passage. Just think back to when you were in elementary school or middle school, and one of your friends walked into the classroom sporting newly pierced ears and shiny new studs. It was a moment for "oohs" and "aahs" — and for the kids in class who didn't have their ears pierced yet to say they couldn't wait to get their first pair of earrings. Now that you have a child or children of your own, you might find yourself wondering when to get their ears pierced, where...

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Tips for Wearing Your Wedding Ring This Summer

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Tips for Wearing Your Wedding Ring This Summer

Your wedding and engagement rings are a symbol of you and your partner's love for each other. They're also pretty valuable, with the average engagement ring costing $5,000 and the average set of wedding bands costing $1,900. Shop Engagement Rings » Although you might want to wear your rings always and forever no matter where you go, there are some places and some times when you will want to take them off to protect them from the elements and reduce the risk of loss. If you've got a busy and activity-filled summer coming up, these tips for wearing your wedding...

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What Kind of Jewelry to Give as a Graduation Present

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What Kind of Jewelry to Give as a Graduation Present

It's the time of year when college graduates all over the country are celebrating a significant milestone in their life. Friends and family members want to find the perfect gift to honor their grad's achievements and show how much they care. Jewelry makes a valuable and personal memento a graduate can treasure for a lifetime. If you feel overwhelmed by options, we're here to help. You can find a piece of jewelry a graduate will love and feel proud to wear. In this post, we'll share tips to help you select the right piece of graduation jewelry for male and...

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Birthday Present Jewelry Ideas

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Jewelry is the perfect gift for a birthday. Jewelry is personal, thoughtful and affectionate. If you put your heart and mind into choosing a piece of jewelry for your loved one, they'll own something they can cherish forever. The most important element in choosing a birthday gift is thoughtfulness. You want to find jewelry that is meaningful and suits your loved one's style. There's plenty to choose from, so we'll help you get started and share ideas to inspire you. An impressive birthday gift for that special someone is certainly within reach. Shop Necklaces & Pendants » How to Get...

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First Anniversary Jewelry Gift Ideas for Your Girlfriend

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First Anniversary Jewelry Gift Ideas for Your Girlfriend

Are you about to celebrate your one-year anniversary with your girlfriend? If so, you probably want to surprise her with something special. Your first anniversary is an exciting relationship milestone. You likely feel more comfortable around each other than you did in the beginning, yet there is so much more to share and experience together. If you're thinking about getting her jewelry for your first anniversary, that's a sign you want to keep your relationship going.  Shop Necklaces » Despite the excitement, choosing jewelry for your first anniversary gift might also feel a little tricky. On the one hand, you...

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Home Proposal Ideas

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Does the thought of proposing in public make your knees shake? Not everyone feels comfortable sharing one of their most special life moments in front of strangers, and that's okay. You can have a romantic, surprising and intimate proposal in the comfort of your own home. Shop Engagement Rings » A home proposal has several benefits. First, it is often more affordable than proposing in a restaurant or on vacation. Secondly, you have a ton of creative freedom in your home. At home, you can plan a range of surprises without having to worry about outside interferences. Also, the proposal...

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How to Take Care of Your Engagement Ring

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Did your significant other recently propose to you with a beautiful engagement ring? If so, you are probably overwhelmed with joy and excitement. It's also likely that you have a few questions about engagement ring care and cleaning. An engagement ring is a valuable piece of jewelry, and it requires extra love and attention. Taking good care of your engagement ring will help it last a long time, even if you wear it every day. Proper engagement ring care is especially critical if you wish to maintain its value and hand the ring down as a family heirloom. There are...

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Mountz Perfect Moment: Elizabeth and Matt

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We met on December 12th, 2010 for my cousin, AnnMarie’s sweet 16 birthday party.  Matt and AnnMarie had been best friends since elementary school.  Matt and I first met when Matt asked me to dance at the party and immediately hit it off.

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The Top 13 Jewelry Trends for 2019

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Emerging styles can be spotted from the runways and by the trends that well-known designers have their models wear. However, as contemporary outfits draw attention during these shows, the accents are what we're watching. Accessories make or break new looks, and jewelry ties together every ensemble on the runway. As crucial as fashion shows, lookbooks and releases are, not all the styles become must-haves throughout the year. If a clothing style or accessory can't make it in a day-to-day outfit or workplace look, it may not survive. When it comes to jewelry trends, though, it looks like the styles on...

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