Monthly Archives: December 2010

Diamonds For the New Year

There is nothing more New Year’s Eve centric or iconic than the Time Square ball drop in New York City, which symbolizes the end of the year gone by and helps to usher in the new one.  Although it may … Continue reading

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The Top Weddings of 2010: Celebrities That Got it Right

The year of 2010 is quickly winding down to a close, and with so many break-ups, make-ups, and shake-ups over the past twelve months, it is hard to choose the best events of the year.  However, at Verragio we like … Continue reading

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Playing Dress-up with Engagement Rings: The Celebrity Edition

Like clockwork, wedding rumors pop up regarding certain celebrity couples, regardless of age, longevity, or depth of their relationships, ranging from the most reliable to ridiculous.  However, no matter how implausible the rumors, they circulate for the simple fact that … Continue reading

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The Clash of the Royal Weddings

Yesterday, Zara Phillips, granddaughter to the Queen of England, announced her engagement to English Rugby Player, Mike Tindall.  And so begins the battle royale. Because Phillips is also the cousin of the newly engaged, and daily headline inducing, Prince William, … Continue reading

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Royal Wedding for a Non-Royal: Princess Anne’s Daughter is Engaged

It seems another royal wedding is in the works, as Zara Phillips announces her engagement to her longtime boyfriend, Mike Tindall. Phillips is the daughter of Princess Anne and Granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, but not a royal herself.  Princess … Continue reading

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Okay to be Square: Square Cut Diamonds for Engagement Rings

Round cuts are an all-time classic when it comes to engagement rings, and Emerald cuts are fast becoming a new classic with celebrities like Eva Longoria and Heidi Klum, but there are still some people out there who think it … Continue reading

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Engagement Ring Trends in 2010

There were a slew of celebrity weddings in 2010, as well as a number of prominent engagement announcements.  With the year shortly drawing to a close, here is a list of some of the more popular diamond engagement ring trends … Continue reading

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Giving Love a Second Chance: Shania Twain Wears an Engagement Ring Again?

Shania Twain, famous for her love songs, is reportedly giving marriage another try, according to the publication The Daily Mail.   Twain, one of the biggest Country to Pop music crossover artists ever, topped the charts for fourteen years with many … Continue reading

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The Best Kind of Surprise: A Verragio Engagement Story

When Eric Steidinger proposed to Cecelia Martinez this month, he made sure everything was a surprise, even the engagement ring.  Risky business sometimes, but Steidinger didn’t exactly go in blind. “I have had a couple friends get engaged this year … Continue reading

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Tony Romo Engaged: Continuing to Make Birthdays Special

Tony Romo, quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys, has been known to have some pretty high profile relationships in the past, having first come onto the pop culture radar when he dated  Country music star, Carrie Underwood in 2006. However, it … Continue reading

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