Bespoke Jewellery Blog


Learn About Diamonds for Your Engagement Ring: The Magical Journey

For the last few months Roseanna has been learning as much as she can about diamonds and gemstones to give you the best advice possible when it comes to your engagement ring. Roseanna has just completed the De Beers Diamond Foundation Course (and passed with flying colours) where she greatly expanded her knowledge beyond the 4C’s of colour, clarity, carat and cut.

Diamond Solitaire Engagement Ring

The classic way to say ‘I love you,’ is with a diamond solitaire engagement ring. It will never go ‘out of fashion’ and will always look elegant on her finger. There is a lot to think about when designing (or choosing) your diamond solitaire, but first, a little history.

Choosing The Perfect Diamond For Your Engagement Ring (Bespoke Engagement Ring Designs)

Choosing the perfect ring can be a challenging task, especially with so many choices on offer. Navigating the world of engagement rings is often confusing, so let us help you with this three-part blog series on choosing a bespoke engagement ring design.

The Perfect Diamond Ring: Why Size Isn’t Everything

Every diamond is unique. What begins as just a lump of coal can be crystallised over time from intense heat and pressure, to form a perfectly unique diamond. When it comes to purchasing a diamond ring for yourself or for a loved one you may have the common notion stuck in your head of “the bigger, the better”. For diamonds, however, size isn’t everything.

Old Cut Diamonds

Could you tell the difference between an old cut Diamond and a round cut?  This week we are looking at old cut Diamonds and how you can distinguish between the two.  If you have ever shopped for a Diamond you will be familiar with the four ‘C’s.  Many people focus on the other three, but how a Diamond is cut is a crucial factor influencing its beauty.  Cut is so much more than just the Diamond’s shape.  Even if you compare Diamonds of the same shape, its symmetry, proportions, polish, number of facets and the proportions of the facets can have a huge effect on how well the Diamond reflects light.  These same attributes are what sets old cut Diamonds apart from the more modern round brilliant cut.     

The Tale of the Round Brilliant Cut Diamond

The Round Brilliant Cut Diamond has a truly interesting history.  Since Diamonds have existed there have been many types of cuts as jewellers attempted to make the most brilliant Diamonds.  As years went by, and jewellers continued their quest to find the cut with most facets and allure, the round Diamond cut was born.

Pear Shaped Diamond Engagement Ring | Design Story

Floral Inspired Engagement Ring – Design Story

At the beginning of the year I first my client, who we’ll call Mr J. He was looking for a bespoke engagement ring as he was looking to propose soon but didn’t know where to start.

Which Engagement Ring Will Suit Me?

Which Engagement Ring Would Suit Me? With so many styles of engagement rings to choose from, it is never going to be easy finding the one that will sit on your finger for the rest of your life. At Roseanna Croft Jewellery it is our job to make this experience effortless for you. We will help you pick the diamond shape, materials and design of your dream engagement ring to match your style and personality.

Benefits of a Bespoke Engagement Ring by Roseanna Croft Jewellery

Five Benefits of a Bespoke Engagement Ring Deciding what kind of engagement ring to buy a loved one? Or are you newly engaged and looking for inspiration? We have put together five benefits of bespoke engagement ring designs to help you in choosing the perfect ring!