Category Archives: JEWELRY

21 Oct

How Celtic Rings Make Great Wedding Bands

Tracing their roots back to almost 2000 BC, Celtic craftsmen have been designing distinctive jewelry. Their pieces have been ornate, symbolic and enchanting, and still retain all of the history of traditional Irish jewelry. The earliest pieces of Celtic jewelry were designed in silver and gold. Celtic rings are even today considered to be symbols of friendship, loyalty and love and are therefore also called “faith rings.” What intrigues people is the symbolism that such jewelry carries along. Read more [...]
13 Aug

Unique Ring Styles To Match Your Personality

Wedding rings have a long history. Many historians believe the tradition started with the ancient Egyptians. They would create jewelry out of plants and form them into circles, a never-ending shape that would represent their eternal love. The space for the finger was considered a gateway into the unknown future they would hold together. Although it has since been disproven, many believed that wedding rings adorned the forth finger on the left hand because it contained ‘Vena Amoris’ or the ‘Vein Read more [...]
27 Jul

How to Take Care of Your Engagement Ring

Your engagement ring will be an item that is treasured throughout your life. It is a symbol of the love you and your partner have for one another, and will remind you of his care and attention when secretly choosing the band and stone. Engagement rings are also highly valuable, and should be cared for as investments as well as sentimental items. If your diamond is to look its best over the years, it’s essential that it is looked after properly. Cleaning Your Diamond If your diamond is looking Read more [...]
30 Apr

How to Choose Your Bridal Jewellery

With the big day approaching and so much to prepare, it’s important to have your bridal look sorted well in advance. You should have tried out the dress, shoes, accessories, hair and makeup at least a week before the event, in order to prevent any last minute panics. It’s essential that you choose your wedding dress before you start thinking about accessories, because the jewellery you wear will be entirely dependent on the cut and style of the dress. Match Your Jewellery to Your Dress Think Read more [...]
24 Apr

Find Your Unique and Perfect Gold Wedding Band

Your special day has been tailor-made specifically for you and your significant other from the venue, to the clothes, and even the food, so why stop at the wedding rings? You can find a number of unique gold bands to suit both of your personalities and tastes while still remaining beautiful. Gold wedding rings come in a variety of styles and you can choose between yellow or white gold depending on your personal preference. Engraved and Sentimental A great way to create a unique wedding Read more [...]
14 Apr

Choosing a Unique Engagement Ring

Picking out an engagement ring that you’ll cherish forever can be a daunting task. Whether you’re leaving it to your partner or choosing together, it’s important to know what you’re looking for and set a budget before you visit the jewellery store. The diamond solitaire remains the most popular engagement ring, but there are plenty of ways to modify your ring so that it stands out from the crowd. Unusual Cuts There are plenty of different cuts to choose from when it comes to engagement Read more [...]
31 Mar

Bridal Make Up and Beauty Covered

Every bride wants to look her best on the biggest day of her life, and quite rightly so. But will all of the make up, beauty and skin regimes on offer, how exactly do you make the best decision for you? Here are a few beauty must haves, which are sure to leave you looking and feeling great ahead of your big day. Skin Regime           There are a few things that you can alter in your beauty regime that are completely free and are so effective and easy to do. The biggest hurdle you Read more [...]
31 Mar

Wedding Day Jewels

Every girl wants to look her best on her big day, and after all of the careful planning and preparation that comes along with weddings, and it’s always so lovely and refreshing to stop stressing about all of the big details and start enjoying  shopping for the small, fun items such as accessories and your wedding day jewellery. Personally, I love anything sparkly and shiny, and for my everyday wardrobe it is all about accessorising,   but for my big day look, I want to keep it simple and Read more [...]
31 Mar

10 Classy Jewelry Ideas for Bridesmaids

On any wedding day, all eyes are always on the groom and - especially - the lovely bride. For bridesmaids, their job at a wedding is to look classy and beautiful, while at the same time not out-shining the bride on her big day. With that sense of understated elegance in mind, these 10 jewelry ideas for bridesmaids can each strike the perfect balance for looking great while not being ostentatious. 1. A Collar Statement Piece Collar necklaces are more elaborate than typical neck jewelry, and Read more [...]