Diamonds Direct Love Stories


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

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Makeya and Brandon

Friday, March 9th, 2018

Makeya Skanes, 25, and Brandon Bailey,26, are an easy-going couple. Their most memorable dates have been simple walks through a park with heart-to-heart conversations. Their planned zip-lining date was fouled by bad weather, and they were perfectly content with that. But when it came to the proposal, Brandon decided to do it up BIG, in… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Logan + Amie

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Amie Carter and Logan Shumate met each other in church, having been introduced by Logan’s grandmother and Amie’s mother. A higher power certainly blessed this match-making, and Amie and Logan have been together ever since. Then, Logan took their relationship to even new heights with a surprise rooftop proposal at the Redmont Hotel. Here, in… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Best of 2017

Sunday, January 7th, 2018

It’s January 2018. We are another year older and wiser in love!  From last year’s Diamonds Direct Love Stories, we have learned that love sometimes finds you when you least expect it. It’s a great month to celebrate The Best of Diamonds Direct Love Stories from 2017. Here’s our Honor Roll: “The Love is Like… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Josh and Ashley

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

There are people who plan and people who wing it. Fortunately for Ashley Jackson, Josh Vinson is both! When we asked Ashley what quality she liked most about Josh, she said, “ I only get to choose one!?!? One of my favorite things about Josh is his spontaneity.” And yet, this “spontaneous” fellow started planning… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Jason & Jana

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Jason & Jana: Their Love Was Meant to Be A Diamonds Direct Love Story   After 25 years of being apart from one another, Jason Thornton, 42, and Jana Clark, 41, knew from the moment they reunited that they were meant to be. The journey of these high school sweethearts wasn’t easy, but their love… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Chelsea & Kyle

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Chelsea Humphries, 24, and Kyle Dobson, 27, have had their fair share of bumps along the road. But though weekly hour-long drives and long distances have conspired to keep them apart, these obstacles have only strengthened the love and trust between them. This is their love story… How did you two meet? What were your… Read More

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Brandon & Kaitlyn

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

As these two become one, Kaitlyn and Brandon demonstrate that true love is more than words. Here is their love story: