Latest Engagement ring Stories

2013-09-30 23:40:42

An increase in diamond prices could make alternative bridal jewelry the norm, not the exception. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The place—Vienna, 1477; the person — Archduke Maximilian of Austria; the occasion— the first known diamond engagement ring to be presented to his betrothed, Mary of Burgandy. Recognized as a symbol of aristocracy and higher social class, diamond engagement rings were worn only by the wealthiest due to the rarity and expense of the stone....

2013-09-17 23:02:07

Sale of jewelry and watches in the U.S. market is expected to grow 4% a year between 2012 & 2015 New York, New York (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 A report from Bain & Co. at the end of 2012 had predicted a 4% increase in sales for the jewelry industry for the coming years, through 2015. With economic uncertainty still looming, even the thought of that increase was put into question. Some companies have reported flat sales, while others have been dealing with dwindling sales numbers....

2013-08-30 23:26:36

The online retailer has added to its extensive collection of durable wedding bands by adding titanium rings for men and women to its retail site including tension set rings, milgrain titanium bands and titanium diamond rings. Brea, Calif. (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Tungsten World, a leader in retailing unique, durable wedding bands, is proud to announce the arrival of titanium rings and titanium wedding bands for men and women to their website. Even as summer slowly winds to a close, the...

2013-08-21 23:28:39

Simple designs make a splash in fall fashion, reports leading retailer. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Every year, it seems as though the fashion scene gets more complicated. Flashier colors, intricate designs, and downright impractical outfits are everywhere on the runway these days, with little respite to be found. But accessory aficionados have noticed an interesting trend in the midst of this gaudiness: fine jewelry, a realm of fashion usually dominated by diamonds, gemstones,...

2013-08-07 23:28:28

According to TopTenReviews.com, Allurez.com comes out ahead of its bigger name competitors as top jewelry website of the year. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 In a recent website review and comparison of 2013’s online jewelry websites, Allurez was chosen number one among those companies with no brick-and-mortar presence. On a scale of 1-10, Allurez received an overall score of 9.1 out of ten, and chosen the number one online-only jewelry store. The award comes after ten top...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.