Diamonds Direct Love Stories


Diamonds Direct Love Story: Leighton Sparks and Will Parker

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

Leighton Sparks and Will Parker’s love story began with a chance meeting on a golf course, and led to a proposal this past January.

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Ashley Colburn and Tate West

Thursday, April 4th, 2019

The love story of Ashley Colburn and Tate West began way back in middle school.

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Lindsay Hamric and Alan Walker

Saturday, March 2nd, 2019

Lindsay and Alan’s Love Story

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Elizabeth Pheny and Parker O’Barr

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

“Do you want to go get engaged now?!” After I freaked out from excitement, I put on a special dress and closed my eyes while they drove me to Parker.

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Joshua Owens and Ashley Chao

Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Joshua Owens and Ashley Chao met and fell in love here in Birmingham, but when Josh was ready to propose, Seattle seemed the perfect backdrop for the beginning of their new lives together. THE RING “I chose a Verragio three-stone setting, with white gold on the outer band and yellow gold on the inlay,” Joshua… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Christopher and Gina

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Our Love Story Dr. Christopher Jahraus and Gina Faulkner Jahraus As Told by Dr. Chris Jahraus I’ll give you the quick version. It’ll help you understand what makes our love so special.  Gina and I had both been previously married, and our spouses both filed for divorce.  That was a huge blow to each of us, as we… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Ryan and Natasha

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Ryan & Natasha’s Love Story – As told by Ryan – “The first time I ever met Natasha came about because two friends in my high school Trigonometry class told me I had a fan in their Spanish class. Nothing serious, just a few laughs about a “cute” younger boy (me)  who walks into school… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Anna and Reece

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

When Anna first spotted Reece at a high school baseball game, she thought she struck out, trying to get his attention. They finally met through mutual friends after the game. Reece says, “My first impression was that Anna was extremely attractive and way out of my league.” The two, however, went on to explore restaurants… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Joie & Nick

Saturday, August 18th, 2018

Finding true love is often a journey. For Joie Hale and Nick James, both 23, that journey began six years ago shoulder-to-shoulder on a bumpy yellow school bus. Nick said he knew from day one that Joie was the one destined for him. Since then, they have enjoyed other travels together, most memorably a fun… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Terry + Dawn

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Dr. Terry Shaneyfelt knew in a flash that Dawn Weller, a registered nurse, was something special when he saw her profile pic on Match.com; his intuition was strengthened when they met for their first date. From the first “flash” to a flashcard proposal, their romance has been brimming with memorable travel, fabulous restaurants and a… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Erin+ Matthew 

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Diamonds Direct: Erin+ Matthew   Erin was forty minutes late for her very first date with Matthew. But Matthew had some intuition that  she was worth waiting for. And something told Erin that she had finally found the “real gentleman” she had been anticipating her entire life. This is their love story which starts with a song and… Read More