How do I choose the right engagement ring?

Deciding on which engagement ring style to choose to propose with is can be a minefield. Walking into a shop with so many options can be a daunting prospect. So doing some research is a good way to start. It will help you make the right choice if you learn just a few of the basics regarding diamonds, precious metals and stones.
Here is a checklist of some of the ......

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What are Salt and Pepper Diamonds?

The modern bride is looking for a new type of engagement ring, different from the classic solitaire diamond ring that has been the favourite for many decades.   Salt and Pepper diamonds have been around for a long time but deemed undesirable.  But today ......

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Where is the best place to buy an engagement ring?

I will be focusing on London for this blog as I have been a jeweller in London's Hatton Garden for over 20 years and my father for over 40 years.  So, I have an in-depth knowledge of where the best place is for different tastes, as well as the best value for money when buying an engagement ring. I have made many bespoke Read More

What Will Be The Engagement Ring Trends Of 2019?

Picking an engagement ring already has so many options; do you go down the vintage route with a diamond which has its own story? Do you choose a stone that symbolising your partner's Read More

What to spend on an engagement ring?

Demystifying the Myths There was once a time when people adhered to myths surrounding how much an engagement ring should cost.  These being that one should spend either 1, 2 or 3-months salary on a ring.   At Tiffany & Co, shoppers spend between £1,210 and £806,760 on a rin......

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Top Reasons Why Platinum Is an Ideal Choice for Custom Engagement Rings

Other than choosing the perfect gemstone for custom engagement rings, you also have to pick the metal. In fact, there are a few different options available in the market, with platinum being the most popular choice. However, do you know why this particular metal is preferred by many consumers? Listed below are the top reasons to consider the “Cadillac of metals” when picking outengagemen......

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Rose Gold and Diamond: The Perfect Pair for Custom Engagement Rings

Although rose gold custom engagement rings date all the way back to ancient times, today, they are more popular than ever, so much so that jewellers report these pink-hued trendy rings as one of the highest-selling metal for rings. Well, they are here to stay! This begs the question, what stirred the interest of would-be brides for rose gold rings? There are a number of Read More

The perfect Father’s Day gift – 17th July, 2018

Father's Day is a time for honouring our Dads, celebrating the joys (and challenges) of fatherhood and the wonderful paternal bond.   The day first originated in 1910, when Sonora Smart Dodd wanted to honour her father, William Jackson Smart, a Civil War Veteran who raised six children after his wife died during childbirth.  Since then Father's Day has spread to many countries and now see's ......

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