When it comes to proposing to your significant other, finding the perfect ring to wow them can be a bit tricky.
Fortunately couples have gotten very creative in order to make the ring researching and purchasing easier.
Some woman make it pretty easy on their partners by specifying their ideal ring, or putting not-so-subtle hints on their Pinterest account.
Other couples choose to make their engagement meaningful-yet-budget-friendly like this couple did with an $8.88 ring from Walmart.
YouTuber Mike Boyd avoided all the shopping and glass cases in order to find the perfect ring for his girlfriend — and make one with his own hands instead!
This is actually right in Mike’s wheelhouse, seeing as his channel is devoted to learning new skills in a short period of time.
So, in order to construct his own handmade engagement ring, he decided he next skill would be jewelry making.
With the help of an old classmate, Mike get down to business, shaping, sawing and soldering a beautiful and delicate ring.
Jewelry making in not for the faint of heart, there are a lot of steps to take in order to turn a sliver of metal into something that’s wearable.
Check out the video below to see the entire ring construction and the super sweet proposal.
And don’t forget to SHARE the cute clip with friends and family on Facebook.