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Since 1890, the Kirk Kara artists and artisans have handcrafted rings and fine jewelry. Each exquisite piece is designed to be forever captivating.

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blue sapphire engagement ring

Vibrant Gemstones Add Vivid Color

If your upcoming engagement has you dreaming in vivid color, consider a design with eye-catching, vibrant gemstones! There are countless reasons to choose a gemstone ring, from symbolic meaning of the stone itself to the personalized touch of adding your birthstone to your captivating diamond ring. While we are known for including our signature sapphires,…

fall floral trends

Floral Trends Abound This Fall

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower”  — Albert Camus.  Timelessly chic design houses from Chanel to Oscar de la Renta to Elie Saab set fall fashion all a flutter this fall with endless arrays of floral patterns and eye-catching, 3-dimensional embellished details. Last week, the ever-classic, vintage-inspired style icon Kate Middleton stepped out in…

engagement photo shoot

Tips for Planning Engagement Photos

The only thing as exciting as saying “YES” to the ring of your dreams is sharing the news with your loved ones. Whether you’re looking for magically traditional portraits or dreamy, artistic effects using unique props and colors, choosing a wedding photographer is an exciting part of expressing your personal style. Here’s some advice on…

Mix, Match and Stack

Our iconic vintage-inspired band collections are just as captivating as our architecturally stunning engagement rings and are also absolutely elegant when worn alone. Is mix, match and stack right for you?  At the Kirk Kara office, we can’t help but have a little fun mixing our unique bands, and we’ve learned a few tricks: 1. Choose the…

wedding bands

Choosing a Wedding Band

The moment your groom-to-be slips your engagement ring onto your finger, you two have already made lasting committment to your future together. When you stand up in front of friends and loved ones for your nuptials, you’re declaring to one and all that the love you share is a love that’s built to last throughout…