Picking out your own custom engagement ring is a perfect way to celebrate the special event that you are anticipating. According to some research, roughly 35% of couples spend about 3 months researching where to purchase a ring and what type of ring they want before the engagement. To buy an engagement ring, you should consider what material, band design and crown head design you want, and think about getting customized jewelry made to your order. A diamond engagement ring is a great investment you will be sure to cherish forever, as a diamond is the hardest substance found on earth. Looking at a wedding band while researching engagement rings is a great idea to help you further decide how the two will look together. Fine jewelry that is customized is good for many occasions other than engagements, including anniversaries, holidays and other celebrations. Choosing a custom engagement ring can be a great experience with Marksman Diamonds, picking out the perfect material and size that made for you. Whether you want something simple, or something more stately, you can find something that will last generations.