Diamond Engagement Rings - 5 cuts to consider
What cut should I consider when picking my diamond engagement ring? This is a question that many people ponder over when selecting that all important diamond ring. The cut of a diamond is one of the four factors that will influence the quality and cost of your diamond engagement ring, so understanding the different types of cut is important when you begin looking at rings.
There are a number of popular diamond cuts including round, marquise, pear, emerald, oval, heart and princess. Choosing which diamond cut you go for is often dependent on personal style and preference.
Today we are going to look at five diamond engagement ring cuts to consider when choosing that all important diamond engagement ring.
Why is diamond cut so important?
Gold, silver, platinum - choosing the right metal for your wedding ring
By now your wedding plans are probably in full swing and it’s a case of working down your list and ticking things off one by one. What is next on the list? Well, how about choosing those all-important wedding rings? Much of what you organise for your wedding will come and go, but your wedding rings last forever, and it’s often something that many couples leave until the last minute to pick.
There are many factors to consider when choosing your wedding ring, including does it match the engagement ring, should it be diamond set and also what size should it be. One factor though that should be right at the very top of your list is the type of metal you choose...
A guide to finding your perfect wedding rings
While choosing the right engagement ring is worried and wrestled over for months; its partner the wedding ring (or band) is often a forgotten after thought. However as you will be wearing this piece of jewellery for the rest of your life we feel it is important to spend time finding that suitable ring. It will be the most treasured piece of jewellery you will ever own and, importantly, it can be whatever style and colour you want it to be...
7 Things to remember when buying diamond jewellery
Buying jewellery can be a daunting experience; but when it comes to diamond jewellery it is taken to another level. If you have decided to buy a piece of diamond jewellery then there is a strong possibility that you have something to celebrate. You may be considering a diamond engagement ring for your engagement or maybe diamond earrings to mark that special anniversary or birthday.
However we advise that you do not let the occasion get the better of you...
3 Steps to finding a wedding ring to complement your engagement ring
For many couples, a lot of time will go into picking the perfect engagement ring and then planning their big day. Indeed, there can be a lot of pressure attributed to finding the right engagement ring, especially if it’s something you are picking without the input of a partner. An engagement ring for many is the hardest piece of diamond jewellery you will ever pick. It signifies a big moment in your life and is something that will be worn for the rest of your life...
3 Steps to keeping your diamond jewellery looking great
Taking the time to look after and care for jewellery is only going to increase the shelf-life of it. This is especially the case when it comes to looking after diamond jewellery. Looking after your diamond jewellery will allow you to one day pass it onto your children in near perfect condition, something we should all be looking to do.
Diamonds are one of the hardest materials known to man (if not the hardest), with other diamonds being the biggest danger for scratches and cuts to the stone. To ensure your diamonds remain in perfect condition for many years to come it is important to know how to properly care, clean and store diamond jewellery. We share our top tips with you...
Picking your wedding rings – plain vs diamond
When it comes to shopping around for wedding rings, there are often a number of things that you will need to consider. The cost of thewedding ring, the type of metal, the thickness of the ring and the style are all common factors that will be taken into consideration by any couple. One thing that is growing in popularity is the use of gemstones like diamonds in wedding rings, so this throws up another question for many couples – do you go for a classic plain finished wedding ring or do you go for one with gems set in it...