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Ring photo top tips

Were you asked that all important question over Valentines day? Here are our top tips for how you can take that perfect ring photo! 1. Good lighting is important - go stand by a window if you can. 2. Get your nails done ladies. 3. Check the ring is central on your finger. 4. Use a prop - your fiances arm or a mug, anything to avoid 'claw' hands. 5. Take...

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Our talented in-house designer tells all

We gave our followers a chance to ask our talented in house design anything! These are some of the questions you came back with and Emily's responses. What inspired you to become a designer? I have always loved drawing and imagining my own ideas come to life. As a child/young adult I was really interested in fashion and I would love trying to create new garments with the...

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Inspiration from a well-loved ring

This piece of costume jewellery had been worn to within an inch of its life, the owner had searched for a replacement in a more resilient metal, one that would look like new for longer. After being unable to find anything like it that she loved just as much she came to us for help. We created a mould from the original ring and had the design cast in 9ct rose gold. For colour that...

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Kate and Gary

We chose the engagement ring together. We picked Kings Hill as it was two minutes (less than 500 ft!) from our flat - our first home together. And even closer to St Albans museum + gallery where we got married. We loved that everything was local! I thought I would pick a completely different ring but as soon as I saw the vintage diamond cluster, I knew it was 'the one'. We went back to pick...

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December Birthstone

All of December’s birthstones are a shade of blue which is fitting for this cold, winter month. Zircon, Tanzanite and Turquoise. Tanzanite is extremely rare and can only be found in Tanzania. It is said to have calming and soothing properties the gem of prosperity, happiness, clarity and strength. Named for Tanzania, the country where it was discovered in 1967, by Tiffany...

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