Jewellery and Watches Blog | Miltons Diamonds

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

18/03/2020

Coronavirus Covid 19 Policy

*IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT* As the impact of COVID-19 broadens, we would like to make you aware of our response. Our priority as always, is to support the health and welfare of our customers and staff. We can confirm that we are following the current advice from Public Health England.  As of Wednesday 2nd December, our Jewellery stores will be open following the current Government advice Our pawnbrokers and retail stores will remain open under revised working hours. Our opening hours are: Monday: 10:00-16:00 Tuesday: 10:00-16:00 Wednesday: 10:00-16:00 Thursday: 10:00-16:00 Friday: 10:00-16:00... Read More

holiday watches, men's waterproof watches, men's water resistant watches 05/06/2019
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Holiday Watches: The Men’s Timepieces you Need this Summer

Whether you’re hitting the beach, exploring on a European city break or planning an adventure further afield, it’s important to consider the practicalities and function of the watch you take with you. From men’s waterproof watches and dive watches to timezone-tracking GMT watches and classic Explorers, here at Miltons Diamonds, we’ve listed our top holiday watches you need for every eventuality this year. Dive Watches OMEGA Seamaster Diver 300m Chronograph Blue – Unworn 2018 Whether it’s the ocean or the hotel pool, if you’re taking a dip on holiday, you’ll... Read More

alternative engagement rings 08/04/2019

Thinking Outside the Ring Box: Alternative Engagement Ring Ideas

When it comes to engagement ring ideas, the first image that comes to mind is probably a traditional diamond. Simple and elegant, a diamond ring is a classic for a reason, but it’s not the only option. When choosing an engagement ring, thinking outside the box and opting for a coloured gemstone can add a personal and unique touch to your choice – depending on the tastes of your partner, of course! Looking for inspiration? Here at Miltons Diamonds, we have a selection of alternative engagement rings for you to explore,... 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

05/06/2018
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Rolex Watches Worn By Roger Federer

With the Wimbledon Championship beginning on 2nd July this summer and our favourite tennis players getting ready for their next challenge, we’re being reminded of the legendary characters that will take to the court. Displaying exceptional precision and speed, Swiss born Roger Federer is one of the world’s most successful tennis players, and he’s also a famous Rolex watch ambassador, showcasing the luxury watch brand with every serve. Today at Miltons Diamonds we’re taking a closer look at the Rolex watches worn by Wimbledon champion Roger Federer and showing how... Read More

29/05/2018
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10 Gifts To Surprise Your Other Half With On Your Wedding Day

A wedding can be such an emotionally charged day, with family and friends coming together to witness the coming together of two individuals who love each other deeply. Wedding day traditions often rule that bridesmaids and groomsmen receive special gifts of thanks from the bride and groom for taking on their duty and supporting them during the occasion, with anything from small trinkets to luxurious presents being given with thanks. But what about when it comes to giving gifts to each other as a couple on your wedding day? It’s... Read More