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What a girl wants? Diamonds.

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Marilyn Monroe said it best with “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend” but for the guys hoping to make a girl’s dream come true, there’s a little more to it. Choosing an engagement ring can be intimidating: what style does she like? what colour metal? is the name on the box important..? and the ‘big’ one… Does size matter? […] Read more…

7 Ways to Treat Yourself this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day 2015 was my last as a ‘girlfriend’ – becoming a fiancé on February 15th. Valentine’s Day 2016 was spent with my absolute best friends in the world, followed by the evening with Blair – the day after my hens party (with just 6 days to count down til my wedding). Looking forward a week […] Read more…

9 Steps to Smart Engagement Ring Shopping this Valentine’s Day

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It’s almost Valentine’s Day, and I couldn’t be more excited! Blair proposed on 15 February 2015, following a thoughtful and special Valentine’s (the day before, for any guys reading!) and I must admit I’m a sucker for romance and I think Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to pop the question. If you think a Valentine’s Day proposal […] Read more…

The other diamonds a Bride-to-be needs

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There’s nothing like waking up on Christmas morning to discover a small box under the tree or in a stocking, and just because you’re engaged doesn’t mean you need to miss out. While Christmas is a very popular time to propose, diamond jewellery also makes the perfect Christmas gift for a bride-to-be. Personally, I think diamond earrings make the […] Read more…

Christmas gifts for the Bride to Be!

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We don’t all have the luxury of choosing exactly what arrives on Santa’s sleigh, but should you be lucky enough that someone asks “What would you like for Christmas?” (or you can always drop a hint here and there…), I’ve got all the answers right here! However, this is not just your everyday Christmas list… this is […] Read more…

What Does your Engagement Ring Say About You?

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A photo posted by The Diamond Shop (@thediamondshop) on Sep 15, 2016 at 8:06pm PDT Whether you’re already wearing the engagement ring of your dreams, or you’re hoping your partner will pick the right rock to suit your style, decode what your engagement ring says (or will say) about you – and perhaps subtly send […] Read more…

Hawaii Honeymoon: You haven’t been to Hawaii ’til you’ve seen this

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Looking for the perfect honeymoon destination?  As we discovered last month, there are many incredible reasons Hawaii repeatedly tops the list of most romantic holiday and honeymoon experiences.  White sand beaches, poolside cocktails, massages amongst palm trees and an ‘Island-time’ relaxed attitude make Hawaii as dreamy IRL as it was in all my honeymoon fantasies. Exactly […] Read more…

Film Review: Bridget Jones’s Baby

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Bridget Jones’s Baby is officially released on 22 September, but Mr Darcy turned my Birthday/Honeymoon week into a trifecta of awesome with an invitation to the premiere. This week is the Mr Right I have been waiting my whole life to meet… It’s a truth universally acknowledged that when one part of your life starts going okay, another falls […] Read more…

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