A new generation of jewellery wearers are redefining luxury. Gone are the days of surprise engagement rings and impressing through Diamond size. Cue the practical generation. Their rings are made to be worn, not kept in the safe. They make sure that there is money left for the downpayment of a home as well as the... Continue Reading →
Why do We Have a Ring Fitting?
We custom make every jewellery item from scratch, based on the sketches and designs we work out during our meeting/s with you. Part of getting each piece right for you, is to make sure that the size is right. We do a fitting and see that rings fit the finger the way they should, and... Continue Reading →
Choosing Not to Match Wedding Rings
Wedding rings don't need to look the same for bride and groom. We have discussed it previously in our Non-Matching Wedding Rings post. You can choose a design that suits your taste, even when the person you are marrying wants to wear a different looking ring. Following are some custom designed wedding rings that are different in... Continue Reading →
Non-Matching Wedding Rings
We often say that we specialize in designing Matching rather than Identical wedding rings, but we also make rings that don't look alike at all. Some people want to match their rings exactly, others just want a hint of their partner in their ring. And then we have the couples who make their wedding rings just... Continue Reading →
Matching Rather than Identical III
It's been a while since we showcased them on the blog, but we have still been busy making a lot of Matching rather than identical wedding rings. Here is a selection to get you inspired... While not easy to spot at first glance, these rings were made following one-another. Hers is a ribbon-shape that we chose... Continue Reading →
Matching Rather than Identical – the Blue Sapphire Edition
Since we make most of our wedding rings Matching rather than identical, there are enough examples of rings with Blue Sapphires to get a post of their own. The Sapphire is often used as a symbol of fidelity, which makes it a popular gemstone in wedding jewellery. Matching the stone colour. Hers with Diamond and Blue Sapphires; His with a... Continue Reading →
Curved Wedding Rings
Sometimes you only need a small twist to make your wedding rings special. Following are some curved wedding rings to get your ideas flowing. Plain curved wedding rings with brushed finish. Simple, yet different. Curved Slim Wedding Rings. Hers with Pink and White Diamonds, his clean and simple. Diamond Solitaire and Diamond Eternity Ring sit nicely... Continue Reading →
Matching Rather than Identical II
Custom making matching rather than identical wedding rings, has become the norm with our customers. Following are some examples of wedding rings that are connected with each other, but without being identical. Much like a couple in good relationship 😉 Made in the same shape - Hers in Original White Gold, and his is Sterling... Continue Reading →
Why do people want matching rings?
It is common to look for a ring on the finger if you want to see if someone is 'taken'. But rarely do we play a matching game to find the other half. And if we do so, we tend to look at face, dressing, or other factors that will make us find the right person. Not the wedding... Continue Reading →
Quack! Quack! Quack!
We recently received an email from a guy who wanted to custom make an engagement ring. The theme: A Duck. Yes, that's right. His girlfriend loves ducks, and our task was now to design a ring that had an element of duck, without being a duck's head in Cartier animal-style. A selection of the ideas... Continue Reading →
Men’s Fashion, in Gold and Silver
Be it wedding rings, or 'just' for fashion, men are becoming more creative with their jewellery. Gone are the days when men will get the thinnest or the most basic wedding ring, just because they have to. A ring can also be a statement, as you can see in these designs, custom made in the... Continue Reading →
Can Wedding Rings be made in Silver?
When on the subject of wedding rings, most people will think of Gold or Platinum as the default materials. But are there other options? Muslim men, for example, are not supposed to wear gold rings and naturally have to turn to other options. This can make their wedding ring shopping more difficult as most shops in... Continue Reading →
Welcome to More than Diamonds Blog, dedicated to the world of fine jewellery. We are Chris Lim and Sara Ooi, designers of Goldilocks™ Jewellery and the innovators behind More than Diamonds’ eshop. We will investigate a variety of topics to keep you in the know - touching on common queries, expectations, stereotypes and creative ideas.... Continue Reading →