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New Additions to my Bridal Line

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New Additions to my Bridal Line

Check out the Lillian Engagement Ring with the Chevron Single Diamond Band. You can see more options on my Bridal Page.

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A Sparkly Pavé Setting Style for Diamonds

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A Sparkly Pavé Setting Style for Diamonds

One of my fave setting styles. All sparkle! You can read more about pavé setting styles for diamond engagement rings in this article I wrote.

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Custom Vintage-Inspired Engagement Ring

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Custom Vintage-Inspired Engagement Ring

Filigree and florals? Yes, please! I love designing custom engagement rings, and vintage-inspired styles are some of my absolute favorites. Interested in your own bespoke engagement ring? Searching for an alternative engagement ring? Let's make it together! Fill out my Custom Design Form to get started.

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Check out the New Custom Design Form

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Check out the New Custom Design Form

Ready to order a custom piece of jewelry? Fill out my brand new Custom Design Form and I'll get started on your bespoke piece right away! Maybe you're talking about getting engaged, but you don't want to seem pushy to your significant other? Fill out the Custom Design Form and send your SO to www.christinealaniz.com. I'll have all your info on file for when they're ready! xo, Christine

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How to Pick the Right Matching Wedding Band

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How to Pick the Right Matching Wedding Band

There are two basic types of wedding bands: straight and contour. A straight wedding band is the more classic style. It's a continuous, uninterrupted circle that represents the eternity of a marriage pact. A contour wedding band is a more modern variation that is made to follow the contours of your engagement ring. Below, you can see how an engagement ring with a woven, pavé shank would look with the two different types of wedding bands. Some engagement rings, such as this one, work with both kinds of wedding bands. More unusual engagement rings, like the antique ring below, are...

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