Blog

At Mark Michael Diamond Designs we design and manufacture custom jewelry, engagement rings and bridal jewelry in-house. We feature jewelry questions, diamond information and answers in our jewelry blog.

Spring is on its way!

Get inspired for spring with these handcrafted jewelry pieces that can be worn together for a cohesive look or worn as stunning separates with other items. Click the arrows to view the entire spring lookbook.

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3 Fun and Unique Proposal Ideas

Once you've found the perfect one-of-a-kind engagement ring, the next big decision is how you will present the ring to her. Mark Michael Diamond Designs is here to help you find that special and unique proposal that fits both of your personalities and lifestyles. Here are three ideas produced by the Mark Michael staff for fun, easy, and romantic proposals.

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Holiday Gift Guide

This holiday season we're ROCKing around the Christmas tree with lots of brand new beautiful diamond and gemstone jewelry items. Our holiday gift guide showcases a selection of our unique jewelry designs handcrafted in gold and platinum.

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Birthstone Jewelry Guide

The gift of jewelry featuring birthstones is not only personal and meaningful but also steeped in history and tradition. Traditionally each month is associated with a single birthstone, but today there are a few months that are associated with more than one birthstone.

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Wedding Ring Trends 2015

As Maple Grove’s jeweler for unique and custom engagement rings we are always on the lookout for the season’s biggest bridal trends. While white metal (white gold and platinum) still reign supreme customers are finding other ways to customize their rings. Here are the four biggest engagement ring trends we’re seeing for 2015:

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Tips for Buying a Diamond Engagement Ring

Guys, we all know how exciting and scary buying a diamond engagement ring can be. We, at Mark Michael Diamond Designs are here to make purchasing a diamond engagement ring fun by arming you with the tips and information you need. We’ve compiled a list of FAQ’s to help you in your journey.

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Pearl Restringing FAQ’s

It is recommended to have your pearls restrung every year, particularly when worn regularly. Mark Michael Diamond Designs offers in-house pearl restringing using traditional silk or nylon thread and individually knotting each pearl.

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