They a diamond is forever, but not so fast. While diamond rings have traditionally been given to mark the beginning of a couples’ engagement, a recent study has indicated that the larger and therefore more expensive the diamond engagement ring, the less likely it is the marriage will last. To add to the issue, as consumers become more globally and socially aware, there is growing concern regarding the ethics of mining diamonds from impoverished countries. As such, diamonds are no longer a girl’s BFF.
As the dynamics of American families and weddings change, so too do the styles of engagement and wedding rings that are given. While some diamond accessories such as diamond earrings for women, diamond s