Jewellery and Watches Blog | Miltons Diamonds

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

30/11/2020
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Everything you want to know about Rolex

The pinnacle of any watch collection, a Rolex watch is the desired accessory for any man or woman when it comes to investing in a new or pre-owned timepiece. This celebrated brand creates exclusive, iconic watches to fulfil each of our Rolex needs, from the delicate and dressy, to the bold and adventurous, there’s a sleek style to suit every wrist. Here at Miltons Diamonds, we have over 80 years of experience in trading luxury watches and jewellery. Over this period, we have built a reputation on values, trust and... Read More

22/10/2020
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Rolex Watch: Aftercare Guide

A Rolex watch is perhaps one of the finest timepieces in the world. As well as looking sleek on the wrist, it has a sublime communicative power that says something about your status and taste. Rolex watches elegantly blend high functionality, performance and classic style elements to create the ultimate prestigious watch, boasting so many intricate and sophisticated collections, for both men and women, there’s a watch to suit everyone.  Whether you’ve recently purchased a contemporary luxury watch, or you’ve been passed down a timepiece from another generation, both have... Read More

Watch Cleaning 22/10/2020
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How to clean a watch

Whether you wear your watch every day or save it for special occasions, you’re going to want to keep it in top condition. It’s only natural that over time your watch will build up with dirt, as well as receiving a slight scratch or mark the more you wear it. Here at Miltons Diamonds, we keep our watches in pristine condition so that our customers are completely satisfied with their purchase. There’s nothing quite like a new watch, but there are ways you can maintain your existing collection.  Here we’ve... 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

07/08/2020

How to propose

For many people, marriage is a natural progression in a relationship; not only is it a symbol of love and commitment, it is a statement of lifelong loyalty. If you’re thinking about taking the leap and proposing to that special someone, then chances are you’re feeling pretty apprehensive and nervous. Don’t worry. This is completely normal; after all, you want to get it just right.   A proposal is a special moment in a couple’s relationship, so you must take time to consider every aspect of the moment before it happens.... 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

29/06/2020
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How to spot a fake Rolex

Investing in a premium watch, whether for yourself or as a special gift, requires ensuring it’s authenticity – of product and seller. Due to the worldwide reputation of such a brand, Rolex watches are increasingly being copied and sold as the real deal by those who see an opportunity to make big money from the big name. Whilst there are sometimes obvious causes for concern over the authenticity of a fake Rolex watch, replicas and counterfeit watchmakers are becoming more clever in their trade, with only small details being the... Read More