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Want an alternative engagement or anniversary ring with a pop of color? Gemstone rings on JamesAllen.com can be set with a choice of sapphires, rubies, emeralds, or other natural gemstones. Read up on these exotic gems on the James Allen blog.

Cool Blue Topaz: the December Birthstone

Cool Blue Topaz: the December Birthstone

Shine through the winter with blue topaz, the December birthstone. Blue topaz jewelry is perfect for December birthday gifts, 4th and 19th wedding anniversary presents, or particular fans of the state gemstone of Texas. The gemstone’s wintry shades range from…

Yasss Citrine! The November Birthstone

Yasss Citrine! The November Birthstone

Citrine, the November birthstone, is one of the top-selling yellow gemstones. Here’s why. If you’re a lover of citrus fruit and earth tones in general, you’re in for a real treat with this month’s birthstone. Introducing citrine, the vitamin C…

Wedding Rings for Women: The Complete Guide

Wedding Rings for Women: The Complete Guide

When it comes to wedding rings for women, here are a few factors to keep in mind… Your wedding day is almost here! We can practically hear the bells ringing, which means it’s time for you to choose your perfect…

Sapphire and Diamond Engagement Rings

Sapphire and Diamond Engagement Rings

Read on for some sapphire and diamond engagement ring inspiration… Sapphire, the September birthstone, has been associated with royalty for centuries. The gemstone brings to mind Princess Diana’s famous and beautiful sapphire and diamond ring, which now adorns Kate Middleton’s graceful…

Radiant Ruby: The July Birthstone

Radiant Ruby: The July Birthstone

Tap your heels together three times and think to yourself, ruby is the July birthstone, ruby is the July birthstone… The July Birthstone: A Royal Flush Adorned by royalty for centuries, the ruby has been crowned the ‘King of Gems’…

11 Gorgeous & Affordable Engagement Rings

11 Gorgeous & Affordable Engagement Rings

Who ever said affordable engagement rings can’t be excellent quality and jaw-droppingly gorgeous? These rings prove otherwise. Sorry not sorry. That “Three Months’ Salary” myth about how much you need to spend on the ring? We’re here to say once…

Our “Younger” Engagement Ring Picks for Liza

Our “Younger” Engagement Ring Picks for Liza

*Younger Engagement Ring Picks and Spoilers Ahead!* Between Liza’s ex, Charles’ ex, Kelsey and Thad (RIP), Diana’s ex, Josh’s failed proposal to Liza (still crying), and Josh’s weird green card marriage (can someone please explain what happened there??), Younger has…

Diamond Eternity Rings for Love That Lasts

Diamond Eternity Rings for Love That Lasts

Eternity rings rock all around, literally: these bands are surrounded by glittering diamonds or gemstones. Whether as wedding bands, anniversary rings, or gifts for special occasions, eternity rings are a great way to celebrate infinite love. These rings give a…

Spring Emeralds: the May Birthstone

Spring Emeralds: the May Birthstone

Go green with an engagement ring or gift featuring the May birthstone! Emerald, the May birthstone, is one of the rarest of the rarest gemstones out there. Literally meaning “green” in Greek (kind of like an orange being called an…

Winning Yellow Gold Engagement Rings

Winning Yellow Gold Engagement Rings

Yellow gold lends engagement rings a luxurious, classic quality. Yellow gold engagement rings have been in vogue for as long as the engagement ring itself, which gives the rings a beautifully timeless quality. The engagement ring metal is just as…

Jewelry Inspired by Celebrity Red Carpet Looks

Jewelry Inspired by Celebrity Red Carpet Looks

Now that award season has officially wrapped up following the Oscars, let’s talk jewelry. Celebrities near and far flocked to Hollywood to celebrate wins and congratulate peers, all while dressed to the nines. From metallic dresses to silky gowns, we’ve…

Shining White Gold Engagement Rings

Shining White Gold Engagement Rings

White gold engagement rings are a beautiful and more affordable alternative to platinum. White gold is yellow gold alloyed with other elements, which give it a silvery color similar to platinum. 14k white gold is a great choice for engagement…

Plan Your Super Bowl Proposal

Plan Your Super Bowl Proposal

Super Bowl rings take on a whole new meaning with Super Bowl Sunday proposals! Super Bowl VIII has arrived. If you and your SO bond over football, it’s an amazing proposal opportunity. Choose the perfect Super Bowl-inspired engagement ring and…

Style Series: Sleek Channel-Set Engagement Rings

Style Series: Sleek Channel-Set Engagement Rings

Stay tuned to channel-set engagement rings… Channel-set engagement rings, like pavé engagement rings, have diamonds lacing the bands. The difference is that channel-set rings’ diamonds are secured to the band without prongs by a thin strip of metal. Aesthetically, this…

Style Series: Side-Stone & Three-Stone Engagement Rings

Style Series: Side-Stone & Three-Stone Engagement Rings

Do you have best friends who make you shine even brighter? Side-stone and three-stone engagement rings can relate. These rings feature at least two smaller diamonds or gemstones flanking the center stone. Side stones can be any cut or gem…

Gorgeous Garnets: the January Birthstone

Gorgeous Garnets: the January Birthstone

Garnet, the January birthstone, holds powerful significance. The garnet ranges from transparent to opaque and all across the color spectrum, though the most common shade is an intense red. Red garnet is especially striking when set in white gold and…

New Year’s Eve Jewelry for a Night Out

New Year’s Eve Jewelry for a Night Out

City lights, cocktail parties and that infamous glittering ball. Where else would you rather be on New Year’s Eve? By now, you’re probably thinking about what outfit to wear for such an eventful night. Perhaps the harder choice is deciding…

Wonder Woman Inspired Engagement Rings

Wonder Woman Inspired Engagement Rings

A fiercely feminist and refreshingly feminine new heroine has taken the stage – we’re talking Wonder Woman aka Diana aka Princess of the Amazons. The world is in love. And here at James Allen, we just can’t get enough. In…

Radiant Red Ruby Engagement Rings

Radiant Red Ruby Engagement Rings

Adorned by royalty for centuries, the ruby, the July birthstone, has fascinated people all over the world and continues to be a sought after precious stone. The red-hot ruby brings out the innermost passions of those who wear it. A…