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How To Purchase The Emerald Engagement Rings

You might wonder what is so special about emerald engagement rings. Well, all through history emerald jewelry has been the most popular way for a man to create and show his love for a woman. Yes – believe it or not – it has historically been the most popular way.

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There is something else that is a little known fact. Emerald jewelry is not just for the unknowns. Some very well known names regarding emerald rings, not necessarily emerald engagement rings include the following :
President John F. Kennedy gave his future bride Jacqueline Bouvier a 2.88 carat diamond and emerald engagement ring from Van Cleef & Arpels. How’s that for a name ! The next one is even better :
Grace Kelly was given with a 12 carat emerald-cut diamond engagement ring by Prince Rainier !

The concept of continuity and faithfulness is expressed by the color green. Then the name emerald is derived from the Greek word smartness and it simply means green stone.
Another little known fact – Emeralds are formed by rising magma and metamorphism, and are considered more valuable than diamonds – yes – more valuable than diamonds. Brides of today are seeking after diamond and emerald rings. A favorite is diamonds and emeralds set in platinum, and is seen to express a woman’s unique personality.

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On top of being the anniversary stone of the 20th 35th and 50th year of marriage, the birthstone of May, emeralds are the most sought after gemstones in the world. More symbolism in the emerald is growth, integrity, flourishing, prosperity and increase and the promise of new life.
For those born in the month of May and under the starsign Taurus, emerald engagement rings are very suitable. They also make great gifts.