The items of jewellery you choose to wear on your wedding day will become precious keepsakes that will serve as wonderful reminders of a day full of love and joy whenever you look at or wear them. Wedding bands are worn each day and are the most symbolic aspect of your wedding day. Cufflinks, tie pins or pocket watches are excellent gifts from a bride to her groom, while any bride on her wedding day will love a bracelet or necklace from her husband-to-be, it's an uber romantic token of love before taken the steps towards wedded bliss. Take time in your selection – these are special pieces that may well end up becoming some of your most cherished possessions so be sure to check out our list below and then pop along to their shops or studios.
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As one of the UK's most prestigious jewellers, Beards of Cheltenham & London prides itself on striving for excellence in both product and service. As well as our own beautiful jewellery brand and bespoke services, Beards proudly offers our customers some of the most well-known Swiss watches and luxury jewellery brands worldwide.
Your wedding ring is probably the most important and sentimental piece of jewellery you will ever purchase. We specialise in creating unique handmade designs in a variety of styles.
Based in Salisbury, Wiltshire, we handmake our rings using recycled gold, palladium and platinum and ethically sourced gemstones. 2% of all sales are donated to protect wildflower meadow habitats and reduce the company’s carbon footprint.
Personalised Wedding Gifts
Memorable presents for bride and groom.
Farrar & Tanner offer a wide range of beautiful, stylish, and thoughtful wedding gifts - many handcrafted, and all high-quality. From gift boxed fine wines and Champagnes to sleek, modern homeware and hand-blown glasses, selecting a delightful gift to spoil your favourite couple on their big day is easy. Most items can be personalised with a name, date, or special message too - creating wonderful memories that last a lifetime.
The highly anticipated diamond episode of BBC's All That Glitters: Britain's Next Jewellery Star, hosted by comedian Katherine Ryan, aired last night with a feel-good story that couldn't fail to melt the heart. During the episode a lucky couple received a very special bespoke 1ct diamond engagement ring. James and Clare, both London-based teachers who met at university, got married soon after. However, unfortunately last year their home was burgled and among other household items, Clare's treasured engagement ring was stolen - she was devastated.... read more
Posted: 12 May 2021
Cirencester-based jeweller Louise Parry specialises in commissioned and limited-edition jewellery, timepieces and silverware handmade in her workshop and showroom in the centre of this famous market town. These exquisite offerings include wedding and engagement rings in gold, silver, platinum and palladium. Louise can remodel jewellery, perfect for couples with a sentimental heirloom that they want made into something special for their wedding day, and she also offers a stunning selection of ready-to-wear wedding and engagement rings.... read more
Posted: 29 April 2021
Here at County Wedding Magazines HQ we've certainly seen many a trend come and go; but one we're thrilled looks set to stick around is.... pets at weddings! With over 7,854 posts on Instagram, the hashtag #dogringbearer is becoming increasingly popular, whilst Google data shows a 71% search increase for the term 'dog ring bearer' since lockdown began. Celebrities including Carrie Underwood, Ellen DeGeneres, and Joe Jonas have previously involved their pets on the big day, whilst UK bride-to-be, Stacey Solomon, also announced her dogs will wear suits at her upcoming wedding. But how do you train your dog to be a wedding ring bearer? Engagement ring specialists at Steven Stone teamed with Certified Animal Behaviourist, Caroline Wilkinson, from digital pet coaching service, Barketplace, to reveal everything you need to know.We covered the most popular questions including:... read more
Posted: 19 April 2021
In more positive news, the most recent announcement from the UK government has given the go-ahead for weddings to begin a slow return to normality, starting on March 8th, with the aim of lifting restrictions in full by June 21st. With light at the end of the tunnel for those looking to say "I do" in 2021, luxury UK jewellery retailer Goldsmiths was keen to help ease the financial burden of a wedding and have launched a competition to giveaway £1,000 worth of Goldsmiths' own jewellery to two lucky winners.... read more
Posted: 8 March 2021
We're all now aware of how incredibly important it is to make sure that surfaces and our hands are cleaned regularly; but that means things like engagement rings, bracelets and wedding bands all need to be properly washed without being damaged in the process. Ben Stinson, an expert from the UK's leading Hatton Garden jewellers, Diamonds Factory, has compiled a comprehensive guide to cleaning your jewellery in the times of COVID-19, with some additional information about the effects of anti-bacterial gel and washes on your jewellery.... read more
Posted: 9 December 2020
Six Stories has released their first jewellery range, a timeless collection of 14-carat gold plated earrings, necklaces and hair accessories perfect for brides, bridesmaids, and mothers-of-the-bride. Each item has been thoughtfully curated and features pearls to represent wisdom through experience, a sentiment to keep the wearer positive as they journey towards their big day, after a turbulent year of wedding cancellations and postponements due to the pandemic. The new capsule collection has been hand-picked and personalised by Six Stories creator Lucy Menghini and each piece of 14-carat gold plated jewellery will arrive beautifully gift wrapped with a personalised note in the brand's signature style.... read more
Posted: 5 November 2020
Award-winning jewellery company Cooljoolz has unveiled an alternative metal into their collection of bespoke wedding rings called tantalum. Co-owner Carolyn Moloney who runs the business with her husband Kevin tells us, "tantalum is an interesting and fairly rare metal, so we're excited to be working with it. It's a rich blue-grey with a masculine appearance. It weighs the same as platinum but is a fraction of the cost." Whilst it's new to use in jewellery items, the benefits are that it doesn't scratch and mark as much as other metals and when it does, it can be polished back to its original state.... read more
Posted: 20 October 2020
Beards is one of the oldest family-run jewellers in the UK, founded in 1804 with a store on Cheltenham's chic Promenade in Gloucestershire and one on London's famous Bond Street. It offers a wide selection of luxury jewellery items including diamond engagement and wedding rings, cufflinks and watches perfect for grooms, bracelets, earrings and necklaces ideal for brides and bridesmaids, plus it also offers a bespoke jewellery design service, an on-site jewellery workshop and a watch-repair studio.... read more
Posted: 13 October 2020
Cheltenham-based jeweller Metal and Stone specialises in creating one-off bespoke pieces within each customer's budget. Jeweller Jeff Lippman explains how custom-made jewellery that fits perfectly often works out more purse-friendly for clients, rather than buying ready-made designs.... read more
Posted: 11 August 2020