Category: Jewellery Buying Guide
Every day should be a day that we make our mothers feel special, but if there is one day that we should go out of our way to celebrate and spoil her, then mothers day is the perfect excuse.
Discovering the magic of coloured gemstones is like a child discovering a candy store. You quickly realise that you have entered a whole new world where gemstone varieties are plentiful. For those that are in the market for an engagement ring but aren’t partial to diamonds,
Fine jewellery is a luxury many of us invest in over our lifetime. Most often it’s an engagement and wedding ring but there is something so special about owning a dress ring.
With Spring now upon us in the Southern Hemisphere, preparations for the upcoming wedding season are in full swing. Along with this, many in love guys and girls in love are planning when to pop the question.
So you’ve found that special somebody and after a short or long time together, you know they are the one. Your mind is often wandering, daydreaming about how you are going to ask for his or her hand in marriage.
If you are just starting this process, you may be wondering what design do most people consider “the classic” engagement ring? It is, without doubt, the solitaire engagement ring with a round brilliant cut diamond usually nestled in a six claw setting.
The life defining moment of deciding to propose inevitably leads to the purchase of an engagement ring. This decision also means deciding on how much to spend. If you begin asking other people, flicking thru magazines or leisurely scrolling the internet to see what the celebs of today are wearing you may also simultaneously feel a sudden rise in anxiety over what you have to spend.
Rose gold is the precious metal of the moment and in our opinion it isn’t just a fad, we feel it’s just that it has been rediscovered again.
One of the oldest artisan techniques that is applied to jewellery is hand engraving. Sadly, many now consider it a dying art. Thankfully it is not all but gone.
Round brilliant diamonds are by far the most popular choice for engagement rings but they are not the only option. There are many shapes, colours and sizes to choose from that suit all styles.