Buy Diamond Engagement Rings For Women
If you’re planning on buying a diamond engagement ring, we answer the most
commonly asked questions to make your choice easier.
How much should a diamond engagement ring cost?
The price of a diamond engagement ring depends on various factors like the diamond’s characteristics, where you’re buying from, its setting, and design. Generally, a round cut diamond engagement ring’s price ranges from $2,500 to $18,000 per carat. For a 1-carat diamond engagement ring, the average price is $5,500. Around 7% of buyers spend over $,7000 on engagement rings.
How many carats should an engagement ring be?
If you’re looking to buy an engagement ring, it’s good to choose one based on carats. Most engagement rings in the United States have 1 carat though this varies among different nationalities. On a global scale, most buyers choose engagement rings that average between 0.5 and 1.50 carats.
How much should I spend on an engagement ring?
While the common notion is to buy an engagement ring that’s worth three months of the buyer’s salary, there is no rule that dictates how much you should spend. It’s best to stay within your budget instead of overspending and finding yourself in a tight financial spot or underspending and settling for an inferior ring.
Is a 2-carat diamond considered to be big?
For engagement rings, diamond center stones’ average carat weight is 0.9 to 1.0 carat so a 2-carat diamond is big. While carat has more to do with the diamond’s weight than its size, diamonds with a higher carat weight are also relatively large.
What is the cheapest way to buy an engagement ring?
The cheapest way to buy an engagement ring is by purchasing directly from the source or manufacturer. This eliminates costs due to mediation, overhead, and storage. Buying from a first-hand seller like Othergems means getting 30% to 40% cheaper prices compared to jewelry stores. You also get value in terms of the ring’s material and craftsmanship.
Is $5,000 cheap for an engagement ring?
While some diamond engagement rings are sold for millions of dollars, there are reputable jewelry stores that offer fine-quality diamond engagement rings at affordable prices. You can buy an exquisite piece at $5,000 or even less with carats ranging from 0.72 to 1.50. It’s just a matter of knowing where to shop.
Is it OK for a woman to buy her engagement ring?
Traditionally, men buy engagement rings for the women they wish to propose to. This gives an element of surprise to the woman during the proposal. However, women can also accompany their fiancés to the jeweler, particularly when the engagement is already planned and if the bride-to-be has a specific preference.
How many carats can you get for $5000?
For $5,000, you can get a diamond center stone that has between 0.72 to 1.50 carats. Othergems offers a wide selection of pre-set diamond engagement rings with various diamond cuts, colors, and clarity grades crafted by our in-house jewelry artisans.
Is 20k a lot for an engagement ring?
$20,000 is way above the mean amount usually spent on engagement rings ($3,000 – $5,500). There are fine quality engagement rings that you can buy for $5,000 to $10,000. A $20,000 diamond engagement ring should give you carat, cut, color, and clarity grades that are higher than average.
Is it safe to buy an engagement ring online?
Buying from a reputable jewelry store online is safe and convenient. Othergems’s over 30 years of diamond expertise, legacy, and legitimacy have made it the trusted seller of many diamond jewelry shoppers worldwide. Othergems provides certified authenticity and has safety policies that make its buying experience worry-free.
Can I return an engagement ring that I purchased online?
Othergems provides a hassle-free return policy that allows unsatisfied buyers to return an item within 30 days from the time of delivery for a full refund. However, this does not apply to custom-made jewelry. Buyers may also cancel their order within two hours after placing it online.
Can you trust online jewelers?
Many online jewelers operate legitimate businesses, offering value and convenience with their hassle-free retail experiences. Othergems is one of the most trusted online brands that sells certified natural diamonds as well as lab-grown diamonds with authentic gold, silver, and platinum metals.