Christina’s Pavo Cushion Halo Engagement Ring with Garland Eternity Wedding Band

My ring has a cushion-cut center stone set in white gold and surrounded by pave diamonds. And my fiance let me fully design the ring! This was so special, because I love jewelry.

I saw the ring of my dreams years ago at Cartier. It was a pave halo setting, and the entire underside of setting was covered in pave, as well—no metal was showing from any angle, just pave! I loved this look and we couldn’t find a setting like this anywhere.

After visiting countless jewelers, we decided to work with a CAD specialist and designer at Barsky in Philadelphia. We picked the diamond, and then I got to customize the entire ring around the stone.

I approved the final design, but Mike went to pick the ring up himself. The jeweler did a big reveal for Mike and he got to see the final product. I didn’t get to see it until the big day, which was a total surprise!

The band is 5.4 carat garland eternity

Read more at http://www.phillymag.com/philadelphia-wedding/2015/03/09/pw-reader-ring-christina-mike/#17yZzqjLpDTD73t0.99

The proposal: I knew it was coming, but didn’t know what he had planned. Mike worked with my best friend to figure out the perfect dayHe had a car pick me up, and I didn’t know where we were going or what we would be doing. The car took me to the Shofuso garden (a gorgeous Japanese garden in Philadelphia). He surprised me there in a suit with the ring of my dreams and even had a photographer there to capture the moment! We then went to dinner at Del Frisco’s (our favorite restaurant). When we got home, Mike had planned a surprise engagement party with the help of my best friend! It was the most amazing day of my life! Read more at http://www.phillymag.com/philadelphia-wedding/2015/03/09/pw-reader-ring-christina-mike/#17yZzqjLpDTD73t0.99

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One Response to Christina’s Pavo Cushion Halo Engagement Ring with Garland Eternity Wedding Band

  1. Jessica Bellany February 28, 2017 at 6:02 pm #

    Love the story, it is always nice to design the ring of your dreams I did the same with the help of a jeweller in Santa Barbara, California.

    I had seen celebrity with the ring that I fell in love with many years earlier. I had Gregore and Jennifer-Rabe Jewelry change it slight to make it more me.

    I love my engagement ring for who gave it to me though, I love this ring just as much for it was designed with me in mind. the one I had made is similar to the one they have on their website the yellow diamond engagement ring.


    Jessica Bellany

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