The Ring Leader Blog

How to Choose the Perfect Ring Style

December 10, 2019
When it comes to selecting an engagement ring, commitment ring, or wedding rings, keep in mind that you are choosing rings meant to last a lifetime. So, a question we hear from both individuals and couples is this: How do I know the ring I choose now is one that I will W… see the full article

So You Say You Want a Conflict-Free Stone . . .

December 09, 2019
Conflict-Free Diamonds
A lot of attention has been paid lately to conflict-free stones, and rightfully so. Even with all the reputable vendors out there, the mining and cutting of precious gems isn’t always handled in the most ethical way. Think small children working 12- to 16-hour days in a factory and breathing in harmful diamond dust. Or miners working in unsafe conditions with very little or no medical help at the ready and for little pay. see the full article

Why Fancy Diamonds ROCK

December 09, 2019
Have you been considering a colorful stone for your engagement ring and/or wedding band? With several stone options out there that offer many color varieties, the choices seem endless. However, when other stones get color enhanced diamondscompared against a Fancy Colored Diamond, the benefits of going with a diamond start to vastly outweigh any other stone choice. see the full article

Everything You Need to Know About Caring for Your Diamond: Part I

December 02, 2019
Princess & Cushion Diamonds
Diamonds are the superheroes of gems: they’re all flash and fire and seemingly bulletproof. And yes, while it’s true they’re the hardest stones around, they can also show signs of everyday wear and tear. Their kryptonite? Dirt. Oil, skin cells, muck and grime not only dim your stone’s natural sparkle, they can also build up under prongs, causing the stone to loosen and possibly even fall out. Luckily, taking care of your rock is fairly simple. Today, we’ll cover how to clean and care for it. see the full article

Ring Design Requests and Challenges

November 26, 2019
As a custom ring design studio that manufactures inhouse, Krikawa believes that when selecting your engagement ring design, you are in the driver’s seat and we are your GPS guide. A true guide maps the best and safest route, navigates the obstacles for you, and get… see the full article