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Jewellery

18/12/2020

Real Gold Jewellery vs Costume Jewellery

Purchasing special jewellery pieces can be a purchase that will withstand much more than one lifetime. Pieces can be passed on from generation to generation and become a family heirloom high in sentimental value.  Gold jewellery has been a popular choice for a long time. Attractive in style and complimentary to a range of different styles, gold has caught the attention of many buyers. But, how does real gold jewellery compare to costume? Here at Milton’s Diamonds, we are here to answer some of the questions you might be asking... Read More

13/12/2020
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The 4 C’s of Diamonds: Clarity, Cut, Carat Weight and Colour

Suppose you’re ready to take the plunge and have begun looking for the perfect engagement ring. In that case, you’re probably already overwhelmed at the options that we have available here at Milton’s Diamonds.  To help you out, we’ve gathered all the basics of diamond shopping into one handy guide to help you navigate the field and understand exactly what you’re looking at. Clarity What is diamond clarity? Diamond clarity lets you know of how many imperfections or blemishes there are both within and on the surface of the diamond.... Read More

30/11/2020
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Christmas gift ideas [When they have everything]

On the lead up to Christmas, seeking Christmas gift ideas for family and friends can be part of the excitement. However, as you’re trying to please so many people, finding Christmas gift ideas can be stressful, especially when you’re struggling for inspiration. Here at Miltons Diamonds, we want to take that stress away, and give you a helping hand with our very own Christmas gift guide. Whether you’re looking for something special for family, friends or a significant other, we will have something just right to suit their style, with... Read More

Two hands with wedding bands next to orange flowers 24/09/2020
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A Guide To Buying Second-Hand Engagement Rings

When it comes to choosing an engagement ring for your significant other, a sparkling new diamond may seem like the obvious option – but it isn’t your only one. While new diamond engagement rings can be a stunning choice, there are also many advantages that second-hand engagement rings can offer. We understand how important it is to find the perfect ring for your loved one and here at Miltons Diamonds, we want you to feel confident with your choice. To help you make an informed decision, we’ve created a guide... Read More

14/08/2020
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A Guide To Buying Second-Hand Jewellery

When it comes to purchasing second-hand jewellery, there can be a little more to consider in comparison to a fast fashion fix, but the result is very rewarding. While you’ve still got personal preferences and styles to address,  the authenticity of pre-owned jewellery and ensuring you’re getting good value for money are essential elements to explore.  At Miltons Diamonds, we consider ourselves experts in the field, so we wanted to create a guide to buying second-hand jewellery to help you make the right decision for you, from reasons to buy... Read More

24/07/2020

How To Clean Jewellery

At Miltons Diamonds, we understand how important keeping your jewellery in top condition is and, ultimately, we want you to get the most enjoyment out of your investment. Being meticulous with your jewellery will keep your diamonds shining and your gold gleaming, as well as prolonging the life of your precious pieces. And as we’re experts in providing second-hand and custom pieces, we thought we’d highlight the best way to care for your jewellery. If you’re wanting your jewellery to deliver a wonderful long-lasting impression, follow this simple guide for... Read More

11/10/2018
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How To Find Your Ring Size

Today at Miltons Diamonds we’re looking at how to find your ring size to ensure the perfect fit so that you can get the maximum enjoyment out of your jewellery. If you’re looking to surprise a loved one with a ring as a gift or engagement ring, we also suggest ways to get their ring measurement without ruining the surprise! Finding your ring size The key behind buying a well fitting ring that is comfortable and a joy to wear is to ensure that you are getting the right size... Read More

Two hands with wedding bands next to orange flowers 13/09/2018

Wedding Ring Buying Guide

Buying wedding rings together can be a wonderful way to begin your journey towards marriage, and at Miltons Diamonds we make the important purchase easy with our wedding ring buying guide. Discover essential elements to consider when buying wedding rings, learn what you’d love to own as such an important piece of jewellery, and keep in mind the unifying symbol that has become a distinctive tradition in many cultures. Selecting your wedding ring metal The first thing to think about when it comes to buying wedding rings is which metal... Read More

Miltons Diamonds Second Hand Bracelet 09/08/2018
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How To Style Mixed Metal Jewellery

One of the latest jewellery trends for 2018 is wearing mixed metal jewellery, which seems to go against everything we’re accustomed to doing when it comes to coordinating our jewellery. It has long been the rule that yellow golds are worn together, and the same with white gold, sterling silver and palladium respectively. But now that variety and asymmetry are popular elements of jewellery design and fashion, and the mixed metals jewellery look gives each metal a chance to shine. Here at Miltons Diamonds, we’re going to show you how... Read More

31/07/2018
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Why Diamonds Really Are A Girl’s Best Friend

The timeless nature of a diamond is truly what makes it such a versatile and popular component in many jewellery pieces. With the appeal of old school glamour, synced with the fact that this gemstone will never fail to be en vogue, diamond jewellery is the only option for many women looking for that special piece to grace their existing jewellery collection. There are endless guides to buying diamonds to showcase the benefit of owning the perfect pair of diamond earrings, or how to buy a diamond engagement ring, so... Read More