All posts filed under: Rings


Wearing engagement and wedding rings on which finger?

“REALLY? You wear your engagement ring that way?” On a recent visit from London to Spain, one of our Personal Shoppers was astonished to discover that women there wear their engagement rings on the fourth finger of the right hand. According to the tradition in the UK and USA, women wear their engagement rings and wedding bands on the fourth finger of her left hand. Men also wear their wedding bands the same way. After researching the topic, our colleague discovered that there are at least 7 different ways in which engagement rings are worn around the world today. What’s exciting, is that in an increasingly multicultural society it’s becoming hip to borrow exotic engagement and marriage traditions from other countries. So you don’t have to feel tied to any particular rule if you don’t want to! ENGAGEMENT RING TRADITION IN BRITAIN Traditionally in the UK and in Ireland, the man proposes to the woman with an engagement ring, which he slips onto her fourth left-hand finger, known as the ring finger. Some couples also buy a promise ring before an engagement ring. A promise ring usually symbolises the couple’s commitment to each other before engagement, or it can act as …

Spotted: MIC’s Rosie Fortescue wearing The Diamond Store!

Spotted: Rosie Fortescue wearing The Diamond Store It’s always great when we see someone of a high fashion caliber wearing our pieces. This goes without saying for the stunning Rosie Fortescue who is rocking our garnet and yellow gold ring over on her blog.  Rosie first appeared on our screens in Channel 4’s Made in Chelsea. As if we weren’t already spying on her style from the show, she has her At Fashion Forte blog which allows us to steal her fabulous style with ease… ahhh. We love Rosie’s elegant and fashion forward style. She combines great tailoring, statement necklaces, leather and mixes and matches unique fabrics to create her own street style. We’d love to raid her wardrobe! What we really want to know is, who caught a glimpse of Made in Chelsea’s Rosie Fortescue rocking our beautiful garnet flower ring? Our breath-taking garnet ring is perfect for any January baby like Rosie. The ring features a unique collection of round cut garnet gemstones which are claw set to create a flower design in …

White Gold Baguette Channel Set Ring

White gold baguette channel set rings are stunning.  You can use them as eternity rings either a full or a half, or even as an engagement ring.  There are so many designs to choose from, so I have just selected a few of my personal favorites.  If you go to The Diamond Store Website, click on rings and at the side you can search by shape of stone and the setting.  Baguette is the shape of the stone and Channel is the type of setting.  Put the two together and you have a beautiful combination, .a Baguette Channel Set Ring.   Here are some White Gold Baguette Channel Set Half Eternity Rings.                         Here are some of my favourite Full Eternity Baguette Channel Set White Gold Rings                           If you are buying a Baguette Channel Set Ring as a present and would like some more advice or just another opinion, you can …

1.30ct Diamond Ring

If you are reading this, it´s probably because you are someone that knows exactly what they want. You are looking for a 1.30ct diamond ring.   Well you have come to the right place. The Diamond Store have some fabulous 1.30ct Diamond Rings including this one that has been brought to life, take a look.  This ring is a gorgeous Baguette Cut Half Eternity Ring is 18K White Gold with 1.3CT of H/Si quality Diamonds.   Read more information about this 1.30ct Diamond ring here       There are also these 1.30ct diamond rings that you may like too.                                         All jewellery from the diamond store is gift boxed and postage is free of charge.  There is also 5 year guarantee and these rings may also be available on finance.