29/04/15

Diamond earrings – finding the right pair for your look

Diamonds are the crème de la crème in the world of jewellery. You can never go wrong with a gift of diamond earrings for that someone special. For many women, diamond earrings are a must for their jewellery collection. They are always in style, timeless and make any lady light up and sparkle... regardless of the occasion. Here at Portfolio we see earrings as a special gift to mark any occasion, or something that will make that special someone smile...

Diamond earrings – finding the right pair for your look


27/04/15

5 Celebrity engagement rings to inspire you

When it comes to keeping up with the latest style and fashion trends, our first port of call is celebrities.  Famous faces from the big screen, music stars, sports stars and even those who appear to be famous for no apparent reason – we keep up to date with what’s in and what’s out by watching those in the public eye.  But it’s not just the latest colour trends or hairstyles that we can get from celebrities; they are often some of the first to highlight the latest jewellery trends and what’s hot and what’s not...

5 Celebrity engagement rings to inspire you


24/04/15

Picking your diamond engagement ring - carat vs cut

For many of us, picking a diamond engagement ring is a new experience and something we tend to only really want to do once.  There can be so much to take in when making your final choice but with the right information and tools at hand, it doesn't have to become stressful or overwhelming.  Here at Portfolio we go out of our way to make this experience comfortable and enjoyable by providing you with all the information you need...

Picking your diamond engagement ring - carat vs cut


15/04/15

Summer diamond jewellery trends 2015

Jewellery is every outfit’s necessity, no matter what the occasion is. So it is important to keep up to date with current trends in diamond jewellery, for day-to-day wear and special occasions, such as weddings and summer parties.

The Spring/Summer fashion season features numerous fantastic jewellery trends, including new emerging ideas and shifts in colour, material and style. From Chanel’s slogan bracelets and Valentino’s stacking rings to Dior’s multiple earrings...

Summer diamond jewellery trends 2015


13/04/15

10 Step guide to picking a diamond engagement ring

Luckily for you we have provided this 10 step guide to picking a diamond engagement ring. Diamonds are the traditional choice for engagement rings, classic and timeless. They are the most popular as well as the most durable and lasting, therefore it is important to get it right...

10 Step guide to picking a diamond engagement ring


10/04/15

Mens wedding rings – 4 steps to getting it right

There is so much to remember when it comes to planning your wedding day that you could almost be forgiven for leaving one or two things to the last minute.  We say ‘almost’ forgiven as there’s simply nothing quite like being prepared when you’re organising your big day.  This means being prepared and having your jewellery picked out well in advance.  The most important piece of wedding day jewellery is your wedding rings and choosing a women’s wedding ring and a man’s wedding ring will be two entirely different thought processes.  We take a look at four things you need to consider when choosing a wedding ring for a man...

Mens wedding rings – 4 steps to getting it right


06/04/15

So just how much does a Wedding cost?

Planning a wedding can be stressful enough at times without having to think of the cost of it.  Despite the tough economic climate in recent years, UK brides seem to be more determined than ever to have the wedding they have always dreamed of.  A recent survey by You & Your Wedding revealed that the average cost of a wedding in 2014 was £20,983.  This figure has decreased slightly in recent years but the £20,000 mark has been pretty consistent in recent times.  This sum does however include your honeymoon, but when it comes to planning your day and managing costs, it’s important to ensure you both budget and plan accordingly...

So just how much does a Wedding cost?


02/04/15

5 Top tips for proposing abroad

For many of us, planning a proposal takes time.  It’s not something that is just done on a whim.  It will also be one of the most special occasions of your life and a real landmark moment for you and your partner.  Therefore it’s important to make it a memorable moment.  Where you decide to get engaged will change from couple to couple and can range from anything from a location with special meaning to you both, to a restaurant or a walk in the park... and everything in between. 

Getting engaged on holiday and abroad is also something that is becoming increasingly popular among many couples.  If you have plans of popping the question in another country in the future, here are our five top tips to making the experience go as smoothly as possible...

5 Top tips for proposing abroad