According to industry reports, photographers belong to the top 5 most essential wedding vendors. Engaged couples are willing to spend a fortune on excellent photos that will immortalize the best day of their lives. They also go the extra mile to ensure that they hire the best in the industry. Every couple deserves nothing but the most creative and beautiful shots to celebrate their union.Continue reading “Essential Questions You Need to Ask Your Wedding Photographer” »
If we want to find a soulmate by going to a cafe or a party, we will usually have a closer interaction with a small number of people, which means that only a few people can turn down or show interest in us. When we show interest and realize that it is not reciprocated, the almost instinctive reaction is to become insecure and doubt our worth.
When we want to become better or more attractive to the opposite sex, we have to keep our eyes open to reality. It sometimes happens that we believe so strongly in something that we do not allow ourselves to see any other option. We must visualize situations and be aware of reality. Continue reading “Why Dating Often Fails and How You Can Succeed” »
As a wedding guest, have you ever felt like you have seen it all? From surprise weddings to those hilarious best man speeches, it’s hard to create something that has never been done before. Now that it’s your turn to walk down the aisle, you might find yourself daydreaming about something off the beaten track.
Everything about weddings typically revolves around perfection and picture-perfect moments as everyone wants their big days to be memorable. As a once in a lifetime event, your wedding offers one of those rare moments where you must stop at nothing when it comes to looking extra stylish. While it is no secret that the center of focus on the big day is going to be the bride, as the groom, you must equally look the part. This is because you have the critical mandate of complementing your bride. Similarly, you must make a non-verbal statement as to who the day is also about. It is, after all, why you chose to walk down the aisle to show your love and commitment to being the partner that your beautiful bride deserves. Most importantly, you cannot ignore the importance of weddings as it is the start line for a whole new life.
As the gentleman that you are, there is the drive to bringing out the best version of yourself, and this is never the most straightforward task. It is a time when everyone has an idea of what you should and must not do, and putting into practice all these suggestions can be overwhelming. The toughest challenge comes when you have to take into account your duties as the groom in planning for the big day. There is no escaping handling the bulk of the responsibilities if you want to give your better-half the wedding of her dreams. Unfortunately, it becomes easier to forget about your needs while working around the clock to ensure that nothing is amiss before the much-awaited day. This is why you need a simple but practical guide on how to look the part and make your future bride super happy. The core elements to take into account are: Continue reading “How To Dress Sharply For Your Wedding” »
Diamonds are beautiful as a gem hanging from a white gold chain and as a cluster of jewels in an engagement ring. They are adorned by many because of their distinct beauty and durability. However, to find the best clarity diamond possible, a diamond graded by GIA (Gemological Institute of America) standards is a must. GIA, during the mid-twentieth century, developed a universal grading method that embodies a checklist of the four C’s; color, clarity, cut, and carat weight. These are touched on further below.
Initially, a diamond is graded on the presence or lack of color found within the jewel. The absence of color within a diamond is depicted of premium quality and shall cost more. With no hues presence, a diamond is referred to as chemically and structurally pure and perfect. By using the globally recognized GIA diamond color system, graded from D to Z, the absence or presence of color can be expressed. The letter D is used to represent a colorless diamond, however, if the presence of color is witnessed within the diamond, the letter grade increases. It’s important to note that hues within diamonds are mostly invisible to the untrained eye.
As most diamonds used for jewelry are produced within the earth’s mantle, they are exposed to intense heat and pressure, and small crystals can get caught inside the diamond during their creation. Consequently, it’s a natural occurrence for many diamonds to have what is referred to in clarity as inclusions and blemishes. It’s important to know, no diamond is 100% pure. However, there are different grades of clarity, such as FL (flawless) that come pretty close.
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