Big diamonds, it is all relative…

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6ct GIA Certified Round Brilliant Diamond Where do you start when looking for the right diamond? Like everyone… online! Online is great to get a feel for what is available, it is great for getting an idea of potential costs for a particular type of stone. It is great to learn the basics of diamond qualities. The first place I advise my clients...

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Solitaire Engagement Rings…

I love solitaires as a choice for an engagement ring, simple, elegant and timeless… This is a recent one I finished just after Christmas. I always approach solitaires with the diamond first, it is the most important part of the piece so the stone has to be exceptional. I only use GIA certified diamonds for my pieces and picking the right...

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Bespoke Emerald & Trillion Diamond Engagement Ring

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Exquisite GIA Emerald Cut Diamond by Ronan Campbell at DESIGNYARD When I met a recent couple to discuss an engagement ring design the lady was immediately drawn to one of my other designs which features a GIA Certified light green radiant cut diamond, in an unusual combination of green gold and platinum. Green Diamond Green Gold & Platinum Engagement...

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Abby Mosseri For One Night Only @ DESIGNYARD

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Abby Mosseri Contemporary Jewellery at DESIGNYARD DESIGNYARD on South Frederick St Dublin 2 recently welcomed Abby Mosseri for their Spot Light Series, which showcases work by contemporary art jewellery makers. DESIGNYARD is the home of Europe’s most progressive contemporary Art Jewellers, Artists & Sculptors. The evening was a wonderful way...

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Bespoke Split Shank Sapphire Diamond Engagement Ring

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Sketching ideas It starts sometimes with stones I find and just know they will work perfectly together, other times it starts with a sketch of an engagement ring and then I go find the right stones. When I can’t find the right stones I have them custom cut. Custom cut caddy shape diamonds This project started off with a beautiful sapphire,...

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Top Picks & Predictions: Chrisite’s Magnificent Jewels 12th November Geneva

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7ct Emerald Fancy Deep Blue Diamond Ring by Moussaieff My Top 5 selections from Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Auction taking place in Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva on the 12th November 2019, although the top lot is included selections below are my personal choices and not necessarily by value. A fascinating selection of gems and jewellery...

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Asscher Cut Diamond Engagement Rings

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I love the Asscher cut, Asscher is a term in the trade given to what the GIA refer to as a Square Emerald Cut but there is much more to this shape. This now iconic shape was created by Joseph Asscher in 1902. The cut shape was the first ever to be patented which prevented other diamond companies from replicating it. The style suited the sleek geometric...

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Handmade 6ct Sapphire Engagement Ring in rose gold

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Go big or go home… About 90% of the rings I make are custom made, this was a recent commission which started as all bespoke projects do, with a casual chat. I met my clients on a wet evening in Dublin Ireland after everyone in the workshop and gallery had gone home. We discussed the type of dream ring they would like. Ronan Campbell Sapphire...

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