Category Archives: Jewellery Advice

Read our expert jewellery advice articles from Serendipity Diamonds. With a broad range of topics, we give guidance on how to get the best value, avoiding unnecessary high street prices.

We reveal expert insider knowledge about diamonds, engagement rings and jewellery and give you hints and tips best read before buying any jewellery. Enjoy our jewellery care and cleaning guidance. From articles on how to clean a diamond ring to restore the shine of your Platinum, we have techniques and cleaning products to bring back the shine to any item of jewellery.

All of our jewellery advice articles include detailed information and high-resolution photography and come to you directly from the Serendipity Diamonds team. We care deeply about giving great advice and passing on helpful guidance to ensure you get the very best out of your jewellery purchase whether buying online or at your local jeweller. All of our posts welcome comments and questions to get more from our guidance.

Broken Diamond in Your Wedding Ring? – No Need to Panic!

Small broken diamond shown within diamond wedding ring

How to replace a broken diamond in your wedding ring For anyone who discovers a broken diamond in their wedding ring, at first, it can be quite a surprise. Few people realise that despite their legendary hardness, diamonds can break. Furthermore, diamonds are brittle despite being excessively tough. A hard knock—any substantial impact, can chip, Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website. Anyone interested can connect with Mark on Linkedin via the profile link.

Why is there a Rash Appearing Under my Platinum Wedding Ring?

Ring finger rash with Platinum wedding ring

Can Platinum cause a rash? 950 Platinum is the safest and most hypoallergenic metal available for jewellery. There are, however, a number of wearers that suffer from rashes below the finger, when this metal is worn. Many alternative metals, being less pure, and alloyed with other substances are more prone to such issues, but, as Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website. Anyone interested can connect with Mark on Linkedin via the profile link.

Skinny Fingers and Big Knuckles – Wedding Ring Dilemmas

wedding ring finger - skinny fingers and big knuckles

Buying a wedding ring when you have skinny fingers and big knuckles. If you’re one of those people who have skinny fingers and big knuckles, it may be tricky when it comes to buying your wedding ring. Many of our clients with big knuckles opt for a wedding ring that slides over the knuckle. Unfortunately, Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website. Anyone interested can connect with Mark on Linkedin via the profile link.