“Remember that shopping for your engagement ring should be an enjoyable experience, so try not to let the significance, cost or abundance of choice overwhelm you. This is a special moment in your lives, so take the opportunity to make the most of it and enjoy this once in a lifetime event!”

Some people will be shopping for a ring to surprise their partner while others will be looking to choose a ring as a couple. Whichever way, it is important to set a budget which you both feel comfortable with. A good tip, if you’re both involved, is to try to be on the same page before you begin, this allows you to focus on the exciting part of choosing the perfect ring to express the love you share.