Give an Old Ring New Life

Man repairing a ring by fixing loose stone.

Bringing new life to a piece of jewellery is easier than you might expect. You may have a ring leftover from a previous relationship. Or you might have an heirloom piece that is beautiful but a little bit old and tired or doesn’t suit your style. In these cases, there’s no need to let them sit in the jewellery box collecting dust. You can revamp them into something new with the help of an expert jeweller. Here are some ways to do that.

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How to Choose a Surprise Engagement Ring

Picture of man putting engagement silver ring on woman hand, outdoor.

Planning a proposal but not sure how to go about picking the ring? When you get down on one knee to ask the important question, you want an incredible engagement ring to seal the deal. However, choosing one without the assistance of your future partner can be a considerable challenge if you’re not terribly knowledgeable in this area. Here are a few tips to help ensure the ring you choose is perfect.

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The Risks of Buying Discounted Diamonds

Happy engaged couple holding hands

When you’re purchasing a diamond, especially if it’s for something special like an engagement ring, it pays to be aware of potential scams. Without a good understanding of diamonds, synthetics and simulants, you may accidentally find yourself paying for a stone which isn’t what you think it is. Here’s some advice on how to buy genuine, ethically sourced diamonds.

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Bespoke Engagement Rings – why its better to have a piece made than buy off the shelf

At Hope Diamonds, nearly all of the rings we make are bespoke engagement rings, which is a fancy way for saying – made to order. There are many reasons why we do this and how this translates into a positive experience for our clients.  Continue reading “Bespoke Engagement Rings – why its better to have a piece made than buy off the shelf”