Category Archives: Conflict-free Diamonds

Ethically Sourced and Conflict Free Diamonds

Before we discuss ethically sourced diamonds, we need to clarify how diamond mining works. While most modern diamond mining is done by machine, there are a portion of diamond deposits in the Earth that aren’t accessible by these means. For these diamonds to be mined, miners are employed to dig the mines by hand in […]

This Summer’s Must-Have Jewelry

The sun is out, the days are longer, and the time to get outside is NOW. Summer fashion is always about staying cool, getting a tan, and showing some skin. One way to show more style and personality is with your accessories and jewelry–there are some great trends that we love this summer that you […]

Summer Special 2018 Sale

Mark’s Diamonds, a leading name in high-quality, unique and beautiful diamond jewelry for thirty-five years, is excited to announce a week long sale in progress now. If you’re near our store in Denver, Colorado, come by to view our products. If you’re not in the area, you can still shop our collection of modern and […]

That’s Hot!: How Celebrities Can Affect Engagement Ring Trends

If you’ve been paying attention to the news lately, you know that American actress Meghan Markle was recently wed to Prince Harry of England. Although there was a lot of news about the affair, one element that caught our attention was how much people were infatuated with Meghanís engagement ring. In fact, it seems that […]

3 of the Worst Celebrity Proposals and How to Avoid Them

George Clooney's proposal to Amal was a little tougher than expected. . .

Proposing to the partner of your dreams can be a lot of pressure. Of course you want this moment to be just right, but setbacks can happen—even to the stars. Check out these celebrity proposals gone wrong and learn from their mistakes. Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves Some people have such a tight-knit family that […]

3 Surprise Colorado Marriage Proposal and On-the-Spot Wedding Ideas

Surprise marriage proposals and on-the-spot weddings are making for some very short engagements! Not everyone loves a surprise, but for those that do, these real-life Colorado engagement and on-the-spot wedding stories will get your creative wheels turning—maybe one will ring true for you.  It’s not unusual for the marriage proposal itself to be a surprise—but […]

Engagement Ring Style Report: The Pear is Back!

Pear shaped diamond engagement rings - Denver Engagement Rings

Trendsetting brides-to-be are giving this classic shape an update. Choosing the right engagement ring for your edgy, trendsetting bride-to-be can be a pear of a problem. If you’re looking for a diamond engagement ring as unique as the woman of your dreams, you need look no further: a pear-shaped diamond could be the perfect fit […]

Is It Time to Buy a Ring and Pop the Question?

The perfect proposal

When Is It Time to Buy a Ring and Pop the Question? For any couple, deciding what’s next can be daunting. Whether it’s marriage, kids, or other long-term plans, every couple reaches a crossroad where they ask each other: “What’s next?” No matter how long you’ve been together, marriage is a big step forward for […]