Have you ever wondered why engagement rings are worn on the 4th finger on the left hand? Or how the diamond became the go-to gem to celebrate love and all of life’s other big moments?

If you have a super inquisitive mind like us, then you probably have. Thankfully, we’ve broken down the most need-to-know facts about your engagement ring, like the crazy news that diamonds are becoming increasingly rare 😱 (making them even more special!). So the next time you’re admiring your rock—or just pining over which one you'd love to own—remember how exceptional a diamond truly is.

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