Category: Jewellery News & Design Trends
An engagement ring is the one piece of jewellery, over all others, where a little extra spent can be justified. If your “one and only” loves diamonds, precious gemstones and all the finer things in life, then win her heart over with a truly luxurious engagement ring.
They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend. Some like just a touch of sparkle, embracing the theory that ‘less, is more’. Then there is the other extreme, those that say you can never have too much of a good thing. Today we are going to feast our eyes on these rings that feature a whole lot of sparkle.
Engagement rings come in all styles, from the traditional diamond solitaires, halos and three stone rings to unique designs featuring exquisite detailing and bold colours. Some styles grow from strength to strength, year after year, whilst other styles are a fresh take on the traditional engagement ring.
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.
In recent years, we have seen a vast range of engagement ring trends. We can put this down to the ‘World Wide Web’, which provides the widest range of inspiration available at our fingertips. Prior to this, decades and even centuries ago
When major trends take off in the fashion and design, we often see the effect this has in the jewellery world. As we look at what is happening when it comes to colour, it is apparent from fashion, homewares and interiors that pastels are the new black and jewellery has not been left out.
When it comes to gemstone engagement rings the most popular by far is the Sapphire. Blue is what springs to mind when most people think of Sapphires, particularly Princess Kate’s ring or even the stunning Sapphire ring that Shane Warne proposed to Liz Hurley with.
At Larsen Jewellery we are fortunate to spend our days working with couples helping to bring their dream rings to life. Every year we see new trends come and go and then there are the classics, the ones that are here to stay.
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.
As the winter months subside in Australia and we start to peel ourselves away from the couch, we fondly remember the nights spent getting wrapped up in the quest for love on the Bachelor and Bachelorette.