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How to design a unique engagement ring at Hatton Garden


Whilst there are beautiful gems to choose from at mainstream jewelers, nothing quite compares to presenting your partner with a bespoke engagement ring from Hatton Garden. Giving the gift of a true one-of-a-kind ring is the ultimate romantic gesture that will be cherished by your other half. As a family-run jeweller in Hatton Garden since […]

9 facts you didn’t know about Hatton Garden


Hatton Garden has long been established as London’s jewellery quarter. The area has a very interesting history that is absolutely worth discovering, but that many are still relatively unaware of. To help, we have put together a collection of the most fascinating Hatton Garden facts you may not know about. The machine gun was invented […]

Plain Wedding Band Vs Diamond Wedding Band


Just like engagement rings, when deciding on a wedding band there are lots of styles and designs to choose from. From channel set to micro-grain, it’s easy to become overwhelmed! However, to make this decision a little easier, the first choice you need to make is between a plain or diamond/bejewelled wedding band. There are pros and cons to each side. In this blog post, we’ll go through the main points which will hopefully inform this important decision.

Introduction To ‘Man-gagement Rings’

Typically, women have a stronger interest in jewellery and design than men. The jewellery industry has also played a part – offering different accessories ranging from rings and bracelets, to statement necklaces and dangly earrings. Plus, these pieces are not just reserved for special occasions but for everyday use. Jewellery for men, on the other hand, has mainly stuck to chunky silver or golden chains, watches, subtle ear studs and plain rings. it’s safe to say the world of jewellery definitely caters more to women than men. Browsing through shops specialising in engagement rings and wedding bands, you will soon come to recognize that the emphasis here, clearly is on the brides-to-be! However, with positive changing attitudes towards the engagement process, the rise of more stylish offerings for men has been on the rise. Find out more in this blog post.