Posts tagged "wedding rings"

How To Tell Your Wife You’ve Lost Your Wedding Band

Shit happens. I've lost track of the number of married men I know who have lost their wedding bands. Many men, including my husband, have lost their bands within the first year of marriage. In fact, if you are a married and still have your original wedding band, I applaud you. The reality is, most…

By: Sophie Leon / December 10, 2013

Woman Loses Her Wedding Rings While Changing Her Bird’s Diaper – You Know, The Usual

Pamela Brun of Chesterfield, Virginia, had a stressful few hours when she lost her wedding rings on the same day her husband was having open heart surgery. Fortunately, her rings were returned by a good Samaritan. But what was Pamela doing when she lost her rings? Oh, just changing her bird’s diaper.  …

By: Claire Hannum / November 17, 2013

Does Everyone Wear Their Wedding Ring All The Time?

Does everyone wear their wedding ring (and engagement ring, if they have one) or is it just me who takes it off, uh, most of the time?

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 28, 2013

Guy Talk: If You’re Married, Wear Your Wedding Ring

With the royal wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton just over two weeks away, Buckingham Palace is letting out daily updates of the impending nuptials. Few bits of news have proved as controversial as the announcement that the future king will forgo a wedding band after he’s married.That decision hasn’t been well received by…

By: Hugo Schwyzer / April 13, 2011

Is Skipping Rings The New Wedding Trend?

When Prince William and Kate Middleton get married on April 29, Kate will receive a ring made from gold mined in the Welsh mountains that has been in the royal vault since the days of Queen Elizabeth. But Kate will not be slipping a ring on William's finger. Apparently, William has opted against the traditio…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 31, 2011

I Don’t Always Wear My Wedding Ring

I'm back from a girlfriend getaway in paradise. Traveling with a best friend off the beaten path awakened joy in me and soothed my soul, but it also left me wondering: Why can't I capture that sense of fun and wonder in everyday life? Why do I feel so stuck here in Boston, yet I…

By: YourTango.com / November 7, 2010

Is Minnie Driver Secretly Married?

Minnie Driver spent Mother's Day playing in the park with her son, Henry Story Driver, and, interestingly enough, she was photographed sporting a ring on the finger normally reserved for engagement rings and wedding bands. Minnie's been mum about her son's father -- and her love life -- since announcing her pregnancy back in 2008.

By: Catherine Strawn / May 12, 2010

Live Out A Fairy Tale With Disney Princess Engagement Rings

Disney realized a lot of women want fairy-tale princess weddings like the ones seen in their animated movies, and a couple years ago, they began selling wedding, bridesmaid, and flower-girl dresses based on Belle, Jasmine, Ariel, Snow White, and other princesses. Now, they're taking the dream one step farther with a line of wedding and…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 21, 2009

Diamonds Aren’t A Girl’s Best Friend

Who am I to argue with the Madison Avenue suits who coined the phrase “diamonds are a girl’s best friend”? If only diamonds were all we believe them to be. The violence resulting from the diamond mining and trading industry is, in a word, tragic. And, as it turns out, diamonds aren’t even as valuable…

By: DivineCaroline.com / May 30, 2009

Instant Wedding Rings, No Sizing Required

Designer Benjamin Lignel has come up with a concept for wedding rings that don't require you to know your (or your partner's) ring size, or to go to multiple fittings so your sparkler doesn't fall off. His Instant Wedding Rings remind us of when we used to wrap those twisty ties around our fingers whe…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 8, 2009

“Help! I Swallowed My Engagement Ring!”

Your marriage proposal is meant to be romantic. It's something you're supposed to remember for the rest of your life. Well this couple will never forget how they got engaged. Reed Harris was trying to be sneaky when he hid an engagement ring in his girlfriend's Frosty milkshake from Wendy's. But when she gulped the…

By: Persia Ali / March 8, 2009

Wedding Rings For The Rebel Bride And Groom

If you're on your way to getting married but don't dream of a round-cut diamond solitaire -- or a round ring period, Alex & Chloe's new "Holding You Forever" wedding rings were made for you. Designed exclusively for Revolve Clothing, the square rings are made of 14k gold. The man's ring ($1,805) is nice and…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 7, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Gap’s Bike, Barack’s Hair, “Twilight” Tickets, And The First Wedding Ring

Gap is selling cute argyle bikes for the holidays, and we want one. [Racked] Barack Obama's barber says the President-elect has not gotten any grayer over the course of the last couple years. Even if it has, he still looks debonair. [Us Magazine]…

By: Catherine Strawn / November 18, 2008

Frisky Quote Of The Day: Jimmy Fallon

"It's a cool thing. I'm wearing a ring now. I'm into jewelry. I'm gonna get into medallions. Eventually I'm, like, the Liberace of comedy." -- Jimmy Fallon on married life (Marriage has given Jimmy the opportunity to wear whatever bling he wants.) [Newsweek]…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 19, 2008

Guys Shouldn’t Wear Bling

So, Nick Cannon's wedding ring. From the looks of this photo, it is large and covered in diamonds. Eek. Men shouldn't be allowed to have gems on their wedding bands. I realize this is discrimination, but men who wear diamond rings are just trying to be Tony Soprano or P.Diddy. Like, because they're hyper-masculine, they're…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 8, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Lost Rings, Monkey Porn, And Breast Cancer

This is a really sad story. A woman who was in a car accident was airlifted to a hospital and eventually died, survived by her husband, a four-year-old and a one-year-old. At some point when she was in the hospital, her engagement and wedding rings, which she designed, went missing. Now there's a $20,000 award…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 8, 2008

Disney Rescues Platinum Rings From Dumpster

A husband and wife were tidying up their villa at Disney World in Orlando, and the husband accidentally threw away his wife's engagement, wedding, and five-year-anniversary rings. Oops. But those devoted Disney employees donned protecteive clothing, searched through trash, and found the rings! "That's not the first time we've gone through trash — oh, no,"…

By: Catherine Strawn / April 23, 2008