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The designer in me is totally geeking out on these industrial-texture engagement rings!

What could be a bigger testament to your love for your partner and your creative profession than a nice, knurled piece of jewelry?Cleverly capturing its aesthetic cues not from conventional jewelry, but from industrial textures that us industrial designers are all too familiar with, these fun, tongue-in-cheek, tactile engagement rings are perfect for designers who love what they do! Acting as a constant reminder of your loved one as well as an emotional connection to your profession, Igor Komov’...
Tags: Design, Awards, Jewellery, Product Design, Textured, A' Design Award and Competition, Knurled, A' Design 2019, Igor Komov, Industrial Engagement Ring, Industrial Wedding Ring

How to Choose an Engagement Ring: A Personality Matching Guide

Choosing an engagement ring can be a difficult decision, particularly for women who don’t wear a lot of jewellery. With so many styles, variations and vendors to choose from, deciding on a ring she’ll love not only when the proposal comes, but in 50 years time can be tricky. This light-hearted guide by independent jeweller SH Jewellery is designed to give soon-to-be fiancés a starting point, pairing five common engagement ring styles with a variety of personality traits and lifestyle preference...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Engagements, GROOM, The Engagement Issue, SH Jewellery

How To Match Your Wedding Band To Your Engagement Ring

Image by Dan Soderstrom Weddings via Luke and Madeleine’s Relaxed Yarra Valley Farm Wedding / Rings by JGS Jewellers You’ve bought your special one the engagement ring of their dreams? Phew, well done! The task is not quite complete just yet. In the not too distant future you’ll need to start thinking about the perfect wedding band to complement that beautiful engagement bling. Today we talk to jewellery experts JGS Jewellers about how to make your wedding band and engagement ring a match made i...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Yarra Valley, Luke, Madeleine, GROOM, Dan Soderstrom, The Engagement Issue

How to resize an engagement ring?

Image by Dan Soderstrom Weddings via Steph and Aaron’s Chic and Intimate Melbourne Wedding It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for, the exciting and all-consuming moment when your significant other pops the question. While a proposal is about the two of you and your love for and commitment to each other, there is also one other important (and sparkly) component – the engagement ring. Engagement trends come and go and the engagement ring is very much reflective of the personal taste of its owner....
Tags: Wedding, Melbourne, Jewellery, Tips And Tricks, Engagements, Steph, Aaron, GROOM, Dan Soderstrom, The Engagement Issue

How To Commemorate A Loved Pet

They say that our pets become a member of our family, that we love them, adore them and treat them just as we would our children. This is great whilst they are alive, but what about when they pass away? The death of a loved pet can almost hit as hard as losing a family member, which means that you are going to have a period of grief for them and want to find a way to remember them as best that you can. With this in mind, we have put together some of the top ways that you can approach commemorat...
Tags: Dog, Pet, Pets, Cat, Loss, Memorial, Jewellery, Cremation, The Pet Blog Lady

Creative Director Of CARAT* London Heidi Thompson Gives Us An Insight Into Her Day-To-Day Life

With over 20 global stores, luxury jewellery brand CARAT* London is loved by celebs including Lady Gaga, Emma Willis, Olivia Palermo and many more. Offering gorgeous on-trend statement jewellery, it’s easy to see how the brand has amassed a huge celebrity following.  We caught up with CARAT* London’s Creative Director – Heidi Thompson to get to know a little more about the  woman who’s had a major impact on elevating the brand, since joining the company in 2007. Married to the founder of CAR...
Tags: Hong Kong, Fashion, UK, London, Interviews, Italy, Winston Churchill, Jewellery, Scott, Rolling Stones, Penny Lane, Olivia Palermo, Carat London, Heidi Thompson, Luxury jewellery, CARAT London Heidi Thompson

Stunning Statement Necklaces That Are Worth The Investment

When it comes to jewellery, we’re self-confessed minimalists. But every so often an outfit or an occasion calls for a loud statement-making necklace right? In those instances, it’s always great to have a selection to choose from. Whether it’s an in your face necklace like this beauty from Gucci or a more subtle bold bit of neck candy such as this stunner by Marlo Laz curate a selection of investment necklaces that’ll not only last a lifetime but will be timeless enough to pass on. ...
Tags: Fashion, Gucci, Jewellery, Most Wanted, Necklaces, Marlo Laz

Jony Ive’s latest project is a 100% diamond ring

You know Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson right? Just the most prolific designers of their age, working as design heads in the most profitable company in the world, Apple. Ive and Newson have altered how we treat consumer electronics, making us revere them as objects of fashion, and their latest design project may be less electronics and more fashion, but it echoes a sensibility and sensitivity that has for long been a culture within Apple.Apple has been an integral part of RED (a nonprofit organiza...
Tags: Apple, Design, Africa, Luxury, Auction, Red, Miami, Jewellery, Jonathan Ive, Jony Ive, Product Design, Global Fund, Apple Apple, Sotheby, Marc-Newson, Newson

Sally Rose White Label “Wilda” Jewellery Collection

Sally Rose White Label always brings us back to a sense of the vintage, of the old world and this art nouveau inspiration sets the scene for a beautiful new collection, entitled “Wilda”. Inspired by her Indian & European heritage, and the immense love of film she shared with her parents, the designer’s work is always inspired by times gone by, each piece telling its own story. Captured by Peppermint Photography, Sally led a team of floral designer Hello Blossoms, makeup artist Make up by Anna Pa...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Serena, Bride, Tilly, Inspiration Shoot, Sally Rose, Sally Rose White Label, Peppermint Photography Sally, Anna Paterson, Betty May Vintage Continue

This week I'm obsessed with... Swarovski March Owl Motif Ring!

I've made the first entry on my Christmas list with the cutest ring ever from the Swarovski fall collection: Swarovski March Owl Motif Ring - $199 - a multi-coloured cocktail ring that takes inspiration from the wise owl and makes an elegant statement.Plated in gold, it features a mix of crystals in different cuts and colors and an exclusive Pointiage technique - highlighting Swarovski craftsmanship with an air of vintage glamour.All I know is come Christmas morning, this pretty baby had better...
Tags: Shopping, Canada, Jewellery, Swarovski, Christelle, Weekly Obsession, Lisamarie

Meadowlark “Ceremonial” Weddng Jewels Collection

It should be no surprise, that during The Proposal Issue, we’re packing our pages full of all things sparkly and today’s collection, from New Zealand jewellers Meadowlark certainly packs a (sparkly) punch! Meadowlark’s ethos is grounded in creating meaningful pieces for both men and women with their beautiful “Ceremonial” collection, filled with nineteen brand new styles. The brand founded by Claire Hammon & Greg Fromont who were inspired after creating their own wedding rings together have kept...
Tags: Wedding, New Zealand, Jewellery, Bride, Meadowlark, The Proposal Issue, Claire Hammon Greg Fromont

Bo & Luca’s Beautiful Wedding Jewels

If, like us, you have been dreaming over the beautiful bohemian inspired gowns by Aussie designers Bo & Luca, then today’s unveiling of their stunning debut fine jewellery and accessories collection. The pieces are dramatic, bold and beautiful- each designed to complement their gowns and give a statement look for the wearer, one who is not afraid of choosing pieces that reflect their own sense of modern style. There are cascading earrings, chic wedding day belts, crystal crowns and beaded hairpi...
Tags: Accessories, Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, Luca, Bo, Bo Luca

15 Magic Modern Solitaire Engagement Rings

There is never any doubt, the traditional brilliant cut solitaire diamond engagement ring is probably the most loved style and setting for a big pop of the question, but for The Proposal Issue. we wanted to explore something a little different. While a classic claw set diamond holds its beauty in tradition a single gemstone can be surprisingly tailored to your own personal style, Whether you setting changes to a bezel, the cut changes, you use your favourite coloured stone, the ring itself to a ...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, The Proposal Issue

A Guide to Engagement Rings for Men

Images via Mondial By Nadia With the changes in men’s fashion and a focus on the dapper gentleman, men’s accessories and jewellery are making a much anticipated revival. Accessories such as Handkerchiefs, pocket squares, cufflinks and jewellery are a new and very well received way for men to express their personality and style. Men’s tastes have evolved from the love of a simple and elegant watch, the traditional accessory they feel most comfortable with, to being more confident adorning themsel...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, GROOM, The Proposal Issue

15 Romantic Rose Gold Engagement Rings

Rose gold has been everywhere lately and the blush sparkling shade seemed like one we definitely needed to visit for The Proposal Issue.  For those that aren’t for white metals, and find yellow gold not quite right either, the romantic shades of rose gold might just make their match. Rose gold has a beautiful ability to make a diamond really sparkle, but it also pairs beautifully with other stones – particularly greens or blues. Continue reading 15 Romantic Rose Gold Engagement Rings
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Rose, Bride, The Proposal Issue

20 Beautiful Blue Engagement Rings

In the spirit of The Proposal Issue, we’re adding a little sparkly “Something Blue” to your week with a roundup of some of the most beautiful blue engagement rings you’ll ever see. Blue is one of those timeless, stunning colours that comes in every hue you can imagine and looks spectacular paired with both silvers, platinum, on-trend rose gold and the brightest of yellow golds. While sapphires are the classic blue stone of choice (and with its very own spectrum of colours, it’s easy to see why) ...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, The Proposal Issue

YCL Jewels 2018 “Hand In Hand” Ceremonial Collection

What I absolutely love about artisan jewels, is how much each designer’s own personal design style is woven through each piece. YCL Jewels, led by the designer is all about mystic, modern pieces that are led by an honouring of ethical, intentional practices. The pieces are small batch cruelty-free, consciously created and beautifully crafted for their owners. Fabienne says of her inspiration for the new collection  “Hands in hands. Your hand in mine. Continue reading YCL Jewels 2018 “Hand In Han...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, Fabienne, The Proposal Issue

We’re Obsessed With These Luxe Statement Earrings

Never underestimate the power of statement earrings to elevate an outfit. A simple little black dress can go from “nice” to “wow” at the drop of a hat with a great pair of earrings. If you’ve often shied away from going bold with your accessories, we urge you to reconsider, especially as there are some real beauties to invest in at the moment. From pretty pieces by Dinosaur Designs to these stunning chain metal drop earrings by Burberry, here’s our current favourites. ...
Tags: Accessories, Fashion, Burberry, Earrings, Jewellery, Fashion Fix, Most Wanted

Refresh Your Look With This Season’s Statement Jewellery

The easiest way to take an outfit from ‘nice’ to ‘wow’? Add eye-catching jewellery. Whether it’s a striking cocktail ring, stacked bracelets, dramatic earrings or a conversation-starting watch, stand-out accessories have a power like no other. Word of warning; avoid overdoing it, less is always more, and most importantly opt for investment pieces that’ll stand the test of time. Go bold or go home with our pick of the best statement jewellery to wear now. ...
Tags: Fashion, Watches, Bracelets, Jewellery, Fashion Fix, Rings, Most Wanted, Necklaces, Cocktail Rings

Support The Shoebox Project with the Avon Purple Peace Always With You collection!

It's International Women's Day and what better way to celebrate then with something pretty and sparkly that will also help other women out?! Avon Purple Peace Always With You Ring - $14 - seven silvertone rings clasped together with a dangling faux amethyst.Avon Purple Peace Always With You Bracelet - $14 - a double strand silvertone bracelet accented with seven crystals and a dangling faux amethyst.Best of all, 10% of the sale price of either piece will go to The Shoebox Project - a really gre...
Tags: Shopping, Charity, Canada, Avon, Jewellery, International Women's Day, Christelle, Lisamarie, Avon Foundation for Women Canada, Avon Purple Peace Always With

SIBO Designs “Initium Novum” Bridal Accessories 2018 Collection

To me, there is something exquisitely beautiful about a delicate wedding veil and the “Initium Novum” Part 1 from  SIBO Designs captures the beauty I adore in such a stunning collection. Comprising beautifully designed bridal gowns, veils and hairpieces, designer  Sheila was inspired by new beginnings (which in Latin is “Initium Novum”). She tells “To me, every collection I create feels like a new beginning, a new way to look at your designs, and a new way you are able to express yourself. Conti...
Tags: Accessories, Wedding, Jewellery, Latin, Bride, Sheila, Bridal Fashion

How To Incorporate More Statement Pieces Into Your Wardrobe

It’s incredibly easy to fall into a style rut — especially when you’re very busy. Fortunately, there is a way you can breathe life into your wardrobe without having to […] The post How To Incorporate More Statement Pieces Into Your Wardrobe appeared first on My Fashion Life.
Tags: Fashion, Shoes, Jewellery, Coats, Style Notes, Statement Pieces, Statement Jewellery

Are black wedding rings the next big thing?

A black wedding ring by Rhett Dale via Lord Coconut The wedding ring is one of the smallest yet most significant pieces of your wedding day. Generally speaking, there has never been as much emphasis on the man’s ring as there is today. More men are choosing to use their wedding ring as an expression of themselves and a reflection of their individuality. This is no more evident than in Melbourne wedding ring specialist, Lord Coconut’s new range. Continue reading Are black wedding rings the next ...
Tags: Wedding, Melbourne, Jewellery, GROOM, Groom Fashion, Groom Style, Rhett Dale

Sally Rose White Label Empire Collection

With exquisite art deco styling, the campaign shoot for the brand new  Sally Rose White Label “Empire” collection beautiful represents the very heart of the designs. Inspired by old Hollywood glamour with bright colour, the sparkling collection shows off Sally Rose’s signature vintage style with eclectic, beautiful combinations. Pear-shaped diamonds with coral cabochons, rings of platinum set with rubies, bar set deep green emeralds – this is the collection for the bride who likes vintage jewels...
Tags: Hollywood, Wedding, Jewellery, Pear, Bride, Bridal Fashion, Inspiration Shoot,, Sally Rose, White Label Empire

Custom Handmade Rings From Ruusk

I am always intrigued when I come across makers – people who are incredibly passionate about what they do and want to immerse themselves in the world of it. These custom handmade rings by the label Ruusk exemplify what it means to put that passion into jewels.Designer Tania Gnecchi Ruscone (recently engaged herself!) launched her brand in 2015 and this month reinvents her offerings to allow couples to choose and design their rings online. Choosing from a multitude of combinations (which total ...
Tags: Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, Tania, Tania Gnecchi Ruscone, Ruusk

YCL Jewels Rituals Wedding Collection

 As someone who loves gorgeous jewels that are created with heart and soul, I fell in love with the brand new YCL Jewels “Rituals” wedding collection. With six beautiful rings to choose from, the designs are all about timeless looks with a style savvy sensibility. The pieces, designed by founder and Creative Director Fabienne Costa hand makes 70% of the pieces herself (the other 30% ethically handmade in India), the entire brand – from design, to packaging as ethical and sustainable as p...
Tags: India, Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, Lannah Dunn, Eco Friendly Weddings, Fabienne Costa

How To Choose The Right Wedding Band

Image by Tanya Voltchanskaya via Ashleigh & Griffin’s Classic Fremantle Wedding While the difficult choice of your fiancée’s engagement ring might be out of the way, choosing your wedding ring as a groom can be overwhelming and just as confusing. After all, there are metals like gold, silver, titanium, tungsten – and even wood. Then there are different polishes and different gemstones – the list goes on. But there are a few key points to consider to help narrow it down. Your Lifestyle It mig...
Tags: Wedding, Kate, Jewellery, Andy, GROOM, Groom Style, Tobey Anne, Tanya Voltchanskaya, Ashleigh Griffin, Glass Slipper Photography, Stuart 's Formal Cocktail Party, Ralf Fisch, Terralogical

Viktoria Novak The Majestic Empire Collection

For the bride who loves timeless elegance with a touch of glam, then the new Viktoria Novak “The Majestic Collection” is just for you. With a touch of the majestic, the new collection was inspired by vintage roses and vine leaves with the beauty of lily of the valley, roses and lavender. The sense of nature flowing through Viktoria’s piece and translating into something almost ethereal. The much loved Australian milliner has become known for her decadent crowns – the designs bringing some...
Tags: Accessories, Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, La Belle, Viktoria, Corrine Smith, Viktoria Novak,

Hidden Gems: A Guide To Jewellery Buying

Buying jewellery for someone is no easy task. Most of us don’t have the money to shell out on something extravagant, but none of us want to look tight-fisted either. Finding the balance between good quality and good pricing requires a little bit of work. Here are a few ways to ensure you find that... Read More » The post Hidden Gems: A Guide To Jewellery Buying appeared first on A Happy Hippy Mom.
Tags: Fashion, Parenting, Auctions, Jewellery, Birth Gem Stones, Getting a ring enlarged

Truvelle x Foe & Dear Jewellery Collection

Modern styling has always been a signature of Canadian bridal designers Truvelle and their newest collaboration, with jewellery designers Foe & Dear take their signature to brand new heights with a jewellery and accessory collection that is not just modern, but also completely unconventional. Working on the premise of designs that are both timeless and dreamlike, the Truvelle x Foe & Dear Jewellery Collection features moonstones in place of diamonds, quality metals and refined, effortless...
Tags: Accessories, Wedding, Jewellery, Bride, Bridal Fashion, Truvelle, Foe Dear