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Top 5 Tips for Planning A Spring Wedding

Spring is one of the best seasons to get married in. Flowers are blooming outside, the weather isn’t too hot or cold, and the days are getting longer. We’re a little bias; our lab-grown diamonds certainly sparkle brighter in the...

Bride & Groom Guide

All About Renewing Your Vows

Sharing your heart and love with someone is a very big and important aspect of relationships, and especially in marriage. After spending 10, 20 or even 50 years with someone, many people would say that is an impressive achievement in...

education

On International Women's Day, We Salute You!

MiaDonna started with a mother who's passion for changing the world and helping children led her to build the world's first socially responsible bridal jewelry line. Because of our roots, we at MiaDonna hold International Women's Day very near and dear to...

Stone Guide

7 New Lab-Grown Diamond Cuts!

With 2019 in full swing now, it's time to treat yourself and sparkle all year with a lab-grown diamond! We love lab-grown diamonds in all cuts, shapes and sizes, but we found these 7 to be especially unique and distinct. Loose...

Bride & Groom Guide

Honeymoon in London, United Kingdom

When it comes time to honeymoon, you and your spouse will most likely be looking for some relaxation, some down time, and maybe some adventure. London, United Kingdom is one location that has all of those essentials and more. The...

Bride & Groom Guide

How To Select The Perfect Wedding Photographer

Planning a wedding is normally quite stressful. With all of the little details, parties to plan and people to invite, it can get overwhelming! One of the most important (and best!) parts of your wedding day, is the photography you’ll...

Style Guide

7 Pink Katy Perry Engagement Ring Alternatives

We’re currently obsessing over Katy Perry’s engagement ring! After three years, her and Orlando Bloom are finally tying the knot, and the engagement took place on the national holiday of love, Valentine’s Day, of course. Congratulations to the wonderful couple!...

Bride & Groom Guide

Top 5 Unique Valentine's Day Ideas

Valentine’s Day can become a bit routine, and maybe even a bit dull, if you tend to stick to the same things over and over. There are so many exciting events and places to check out around the world and...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Alex and Jordan

Meet Alex and Jordan, our February featured couple. Originally both from Tennessee, their engagement took place in Brazil, and their wedding is set for January 4th, 2020! A truly magical wedding coming up next winter.  Alex and Jordan have been...

Style Guide

Top 7 Vintage Style Engagement Rings

We love all engagement ring styles, but antique and vintage style engagement rings hold a special place in our heart. They represent history, beauty, and timeless style through generations of change. What's even better is that you can still indulge in the...

Style Guide

How To Pick An Ethical Bridal Shower Gift

Shopping for bridal showers can be stressful, especially if you’re unsure what the bride would use or like. If you’re part of the wedding party, it can be even more hectic. With all of the parties, gatherings, and celebrations before...

Bride & Groom Guide

Sustainable City Guide to Adelaide, Australia

The Guardian named Adelaide “Australia’s greenest city” in 2016, and with all of the sustainable programs and striving to be the world’s first carbon neutral city and an international leader in environmental change, it is sure to be a trailblazer...

education

Why You Should Choose Lab-Grown Diamonds

It’s no surprise that we’re passionate about the Earth, the communities living on it, and making ethical and sustainable choices when it comes to jewelry. Some people aren’t aware that lab-grown diamonds are a thing, some people prefer mined diamonds,...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Chelsea and Long

Meet Chelsea and Long, our first featured couple of 2019. Beginning as friends who bonded over pumpkins and corn mazes, cheesecake and sports games, and the root of their relationship being within their faith, these two fell madly in love...

Bride & Groom Guide

Top 6 Oregon Winter Wedding Destinations

Here in the Pacific Northwest, we are quite lucky to be surrounded by everything from small, quaint beach towns and cottages, to snowy mountain-top resorts for skiing and cozy winter activities. Oregon has plenty of stunning venues for any wedding style,...

Stone Guide

December Featured Gem: The Champagne Sapphire

With the color of morganite and the hardness of corundum, our Lab Grown Champagne Sapphires have a rich brilliance and beauty that is unique among colored gems. The champagne sapphire’s peachy pink hue is highly sought after, but we also...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Kristy and Joseph

Meet Kristy and Joseph, our latest featured couple! Believe it or not, this duo has known each other since 8th grade and even studied in high school and college together. Their story was born in Atlanta, Georgia and boy does...

Style Guide

Top Engagement Ring Trends This Season

Did you know that nearly half of all the couples who get engaged this year, will do so during this holiday season? If you are one of the lucky people who are planning to propose, we know shopping for an...

education

How to Choose a Diamond for Your Engagement Ring?

Choosing the perfect diamond jewelry can be an extremely overwhelming process. Rather than worrying about the style of the setting, we say focus on the highlight of the piece, the diamond. Understanding the 4C's is a great way to maximize...

Inside Miadonna

5 Unique Lab Grown Diamond Engagement Rings

With handcrafted jewelry and thousands of different options to choose from on our website, we love the unique combinations our customers have been choosing for their Lab-Grown Diamond Engagement Rings. Here are a few of our favorites! 1. Amore Vintage...

Inside Miadonna

Top 5 Proposal Ideas This Holiday Season

You found the perfect lab-grown diamond ring but now what should you do? I don’t know how to break this to you guys, but the wedding planning belongs to your future Mrs. No matter how creative or artistic you are,...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Emily and Jake

Written by Jessica Kennedy Meet our latest featured couple, Emily and Jake! We start this love story back in high school where the two had known each other through their mutual interest of band. Plus it helped that they hung...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Grace and Ethan

Written by Jessica Kennedy Meet Grace and Ethan, our featured couple this month! The couple met over a dating app in August of 2016 and soon made plans to meet in person the following Labor Day weekend. By November, they...

Style Guide

Holiday Stocking Stuffers

Make the holidays extra special with these stocking stuffer worthy earrings! Plus, they’re part of our ready-to-ship collection so they all include free overnight shipping domestically and will ship the same business day if ordered before 11am PST Monday through...

Style Guide

10 Best-Selling Lab-Grown Diamond Engagement Rings

Written by Jessica Kennedy It’s coming to that time of year again where couples talk more and more about engagement rings. Pinterest boards are loading up with different center stones, styles and designs and the search can feel overwhelming. To...

Style Guide

The Everyday Gift Guide

Written by Jessica Kennedy Introducing the Everyday Gift Guide: your one-stop shop for all your loved ones. Whether you’re shopping for yourself or searching for the perfect gift for the upcoming holidays, this gift guide is worth your time. The...

Bride & Groom Guide

Honeymoon in Bali

Written by Jessica Kennedy If you’re having a hard time finding the perfect getaway after your big day, Bali could be just what you’re looking for. Bali provides the perfect tropical atmosphere located approximately 8 degrees south of the equator,...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Becca and Fisher

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer Meet Becca and Fisher, our latest featured couple! This Georgia couple has been together for four years now, after being set up by mutual friends from college. Becca and Fisher love to travel and take a...

Style Guide

10 Unique Custom Engagement Rings

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer If you know exactly what you looking for but haven’t quite been able to find it, you’ll be thrilled to learn that MiaDonna can design custom engagement rings. We want you to end up with your...

The Greener Diamond

Friends of Trees Volunteer Day

Written by Jessica Kennedy Earlier this month, the MiaDonna team dedicated time supporting Friends of Trees, a local Portland organization led by community members who restore natural areas. This nonprofit has been up and running since 1989 and has planted...

Style Guide

The Iconic Collection

Written by Jessica Kennedy Much like a capsule wardrobe, this Iconic Collection can be the start of your essential look. With the sophisticated and timeless feeling behind each ring, you could become part of the conversation about trends that never...

Style Guide

8 Sapphire Engagement Rings We Love

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer Now that September is here, we’re really loving sapphire engagement rings. Lab-created gemstones make for fantastic center stones in engagement rings and September’s birthstone is a particularly beautiful choice. The gemstone is actually available in almost...

Style Guide

Engagement Rings for Your Zodiac Sign

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer Love scanning the weekly horoscope to see what’s in store for you or shopping around for the perfect zodiac jewelry? We do, too! That’s why we’ve put together this fun guide to help you find the...

education

Anatomy of a Ring

When it comes to designing the perfect lab-grown diamond ring, there are many different features to consider. While it’s important to know exactly what you want, it’s equally necessary to know the definition of each different ring detail. In order...

Stone Guide

The Resale Value of Lab-Grown Diamonds

We love speaking with current and potential MiaDonna customers to hear their thoughts, get their opinions, and answer their questions. Recently, we’ve been getting a lot of questions asking about the resale value of lab-grown diamonds. Keeping those who are...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Will and Presley

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer Meet Will and Presley, the latest MiaDonna featured couple! The two met after their freshman year of college as summer camp counselors at Camp Ozark in Arkansas. They didn’t come into contact all that often, but...

Bride & Groom Guide

Portland City Guide

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer Located right in Portland, Oregon, MiaDonna’s office and showroom is surrounded by incredible places to eat, shop, and relax. This city prides itself on having a distinct culture, as seen through our official motto: “Keep Portland Weird!”...