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All Things Engagement Rings

An engagement ring is so much more than just another piece of jewellery, it signifies a major milestone in anyone’s relationship. For this reason, finding a ring that encompasses both the individual’s style and personality is key. Equally, understanding the history of different cuts of diamonds can help with the search for the perfect ring.…
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Planning the perfect proposal

There is a lot to consider, and getting the perfect ring is only the starting point. With so much to remember, pulling off the dream proposal can be more than a little daunting... (more…)
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Proposing: a guide from Sainsbury Bank

Deciding how to propose can be quite a difficult thing. Lots of choices to make. Sainsbury Bank has come up with their own handy guide to proposing, offering quite a few useful tips. From from buying a ring (and the four Cs), to popular dates for popping the question and different proposal styles you may…
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Looking for a present for your best man or groomsman?

The Real Sgian Dubh Co. produce hand-crafted sgian dubhs in natural materials of horn, silver and steel. Their goal is to provide a genuine, beautiful and affordable alternative to mass produced plastic. Alastair Seaman explains how it all began ….. I’d just turned 18 and like many Scotsmen was getting a full highland outfit to…
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Planning an Edinburgh proposal?

Popping the question is a thrilling experience; in equal parts exciting and scary. It’s the emotional equivalent of a skydive or bungee jump – you just have to take the leap. From choosing the right ring and where in Scotland’s stunning capital to go down on one knee, to getting groomed and dressed for the…
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