Fairtrade Gold Engagement Rings – A Small Cost for a Better Future

Fairtrade Gold Engagement Rings - Introduced as an option for engagement rings by Serendipity Diamonds in Summer 2014

What is a Fairtrade Gold? “Fairtrade certified gold is the world’s first independent ethical certification system for gold.” “Achieving Fairtrade certification requires small-scale mining organisations to meet rigorous Fairtrade standards on working conditions, child labour, women’s rights, clean technology, health and safety, organisational management, democratic decision-making, transparency and traceability of their mining operations and responsible environmental management, Read the full article…

The Plaited Shoulder Engagement Ring

plaited shoulder diamond engagement ring

Today’s Photograph – Bespoke Ring with Plaited Shoulders Our photograph today comes from a recent diamond engagement ring commission. Created using 950 Platinum, the ring was commissioned through our bespoke engagement ring service. We provided guidance from first email contact, through to the completion of this exceptional ring commission. Our brief included specific styling details – three outer diamonds on each side Read the full article…

Wedding Rings – Slight Court vs Traditional Court

slight-court-and-traditional-court-wedding-rings

From left to right – slight court (left) traditional court (right) The difference between traditional court and slight court wedding rings When a client comes into our showroom to view wedding rings, despite a clear explanation of wedding ring styles, there are perhaps too many styles to take in at first. In addition to this choice, there Read the full article…

Bespoke Oval Diamond and Blue Sapphire Engagement Ring

Bespoke oval diamond and blue sapphire engagement ring

One of our recent custom made ring commissions featured a beautifully cut oval shaped diamond, skilfully positioned between perfectly matched blue sapphires. Beautifully contoured shoulders sweep to embrace all three stones with a bold and distinctive style that few engagement rings achieve. Our bespoke design service creates a limited number of custom made designs each month Read the full article…