30/03/15

Diamond Earrings, a truly classic accessory

Over the years fashion icons have rocked diamond earrings; from screen actresses of Hollywood’s golden age, Audrey Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor to modern fashionistas like Blake Lively and Cara Delevingne.  It’s true that diamonds are a girl’s best friend and when it comes to diamond earrings, you can never have too many friends.  But just what makes diamond earrings such a classic diamond jewellery accessory, and something that will maintain its popularity for many years to come?

Diamond Earrings, a truly classic accessory


26/03/15

5 Things to remember for the first dance on your wedding day

There’s no doubt about it ... your wedding day is one of the most special occasions of your whole life.  It’s a day that you will remember for the rest of your life and one that you hope goes off without a blip.  While certain things are out of your control (think weather), one thing that you can control - and should start practising for - is your first dance.  The first dance at a wedding can be a daunting experience for many, especially if you aren’t the most confident of individuals and don’t normally do much dancing. 

5 Things to remember for the first dance on your wedding day


23/03/15

3 Simple ways to look after your engagement ring

For many of us, an engagement ring is one of the most prized possessions we will own.  Regardless of the cost of your engagement ring, the sentimental value of it will be priceless.  It’s a symbol of your love and commitment to your partner, and something you will want to keep looking great for as long as possible.  The question you’ll probably ask yourself is what is the best way to do this and keep your engagement ring looking fantastic for years to come?  Well, you’re in luck...

3 Simple ways to look after your engagement ring


18/03/15

5 Splendid Spring wedding ideas

The long, dark winter days are slowly becoming a distant memory and Spring is in the air.  Flowers are starting to come out, there is a smell of freshly cut grass and the wonderful colours of Spring are everywhere.  Spring truly is a magical season and is perhaps the best time of year to get married in the UK and Ireland. 

The temperature is pretty mild, there is a stretch in the evenings and you can enjoy some wonderful outdoor photo opportunities.  If you are currently in the process of planning your very own Spring wedding, or you have identified Spring as the perfect season for you to say “I do”, here are 5 tips to making it a truly memorable day.

5 Splendid Spring wedding ideas


13/03/15

The 5 C’s of a diamond

Don’t worry you haven’t read the title wrong, yes we mean 5 C’s instead of the normal 4 C’s.  While the 4 C’s relate to the gemstone itself, the 5th C (certificate) is just as important.  So why are all of these so important when it comes to making a decision when buying diamond jewellery?  Well the 4 C’s of a diamond will have a big impact on the value and quality of your diamond while the diamond certificate is your guarantee of quality...

The 5 C’s of a diamond


10/03/15

5 Great gift ideas for Mother’s Day

Flowers, wine, a family meal or a nice cardigan.  This isn’t a wish list of ours but more a case of typical gifts for mother’s day.  Mother’s Day is fast approaching and for many kids and adults this means a last minute panic to get something ‘special’ for their mum.  A card and box of chocolates or bunch of flowers usually tend to tick the boxes, but why not go outside the box this year and look at something extra special for your mother.  Below we take a look at 5 gift ideas that will make this Mother’s Day a memorable one...

5 Great gift ideas for Mother’s Day


05/03/15

5 rules for looking for an engagement ring

Shopping for an engagement ring can be a long process whether you are doing it alone or as a couple.  It is an important decision.  It’s the same as buying a car or, to a certain extent, picking your house.  It is going to require some thought as it is not only a big statement and moment in your life, but can also be a big investment.  If you are at the stage now where you are thinking of getting engaged and are looking for an engagement ring, there are a few rules you should follow...

5 rules for looking for an engagement ring


02/03/15

4 Things to look for when choosing a wedding ring

For many of you in the process of planning a summer wedding or even an autumn / winter wedding, chances are that picking your wedding bands is starting to get closer and closer to the top of your to do list.  Anyone who has got married knows just how busy it can be in the run up to planning your big day, and often picking your wedding rings can take a back seat while you get more pressing things sorted like the venue, music, dress and suits... 

4 Things to look for when choosing a wedding ring