engagement ring design

  1. The 5 facts you need to know about diamonds



    When you start your engagement ring search the stark reality of this unknown world can hit you like a tonne of bricks. You want to know what sort of engagement ring you can get for your budget, you want to know how to get the best possible deal without the chance of being ripped off, and most importantly you want to know that it's the perfect engagement ring.


    With this in mind, we have drawn upon our most asked questions and unknown entities when it comes to diamonds; in order to make your first steps into the engagement ring world easy.


    1. What is a good colour for a medium sized

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  2. Bespoke engagement ring design- Princess cut diamonds


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    If you're looking for a unique engagement ring, you may have come across princess cut square diamond engagement rings. This beautiful cut of diamond creates a unique in whichever way it might be set and here at Aurus London we wanted to celebrate this beautiful diamond cut, so we have therefore put together our favourite diamond engagement ring designs in which a princess cut diamond is the focus.

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  3. The Diamond Guide- Design the Dream with Aurus London

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    If you have started your engagement ring search, you may know by now about the 4 C's and maybe even what they are. For all of you who do not know, or need a re-cap we are here to break it down and help you understand diamond characteristics, and why they are important. The majority of the price of an engagement ring will be held in the central stone, more often than not it is a diamond, and because every diamond is unique, you need to know what you are buying and to be confidant in your stone.

    So we have broken down the 4 C's for you with a few extra details

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  4. Affordable engagement rings do not have to mean sacrifices in quality



    The world of engagement rings can seem very linear, with expensive price tags on 'aspirational' designs, and diamonds in every single part of the ring. So it's not surprising that if you don't have thousands to spend on a ring, that the High street seems to be the best place to try and meet in the middle, pretty designs, with a low price tag, because anywhere else will be too expensive, but we are here to tell you that it ain't so!

    At Aurus London, we create bespoke engagement rings, to fit you, and whilst the word 'Bespoke' eludes to super high end out of budget jewellery, with us this is not true.

    We design around budget, design preferences and personal tastes, whilst never compromising

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  5. How much should you spend on an engagement ring? Design the Dream with Aurus London

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    How much are you supposed to spend on an engagement ring?

    This is probably one of the most common first questions you will research and ask friends, when you decide to embark on finding an engagement ring to ask the big question with. So here at Aurus London we have put together some key points to consider when budgeting for your engagement ring. Once you have a decided budget, it will become less daunting when it comes to designing, as at Aurus London we will always design around your budget and create the perfect ring to suit you.


    Question number 1: Are you

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  6. Engagement Rings for £1500 and under

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    The idea of engagement rings costing 3 months of wages is a marketing ploy to get you to spend more in specialist jewellers, but we at Aurus London are hear to tell you that you do not have to sacrifice quality by going to high street jewellers to find your engagement ring, just because you think that you won't be able to afford anything else. Any ring specialist worth their weight in gold (excuse us) will be able to create any engagement ring to fit any budget, and that is exactly what we do.

    The way that we differ to high street jewellers is that we do not sacrifice quality for quantity, all of our engagement rings are tailored and made to

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  7. Modern Engagement Rings- Design the Dream



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    Contemporary engagement rings ultimately create a timeless classic design that will never age or look dated, and we love showcasing a beautiful diamond in an equally gorgeous, simple setting.

    If you want to begin designing your own modern engagement ring we have a couple of tips for you, to ensure that you design the dream engagement ring for your soon to be fiance.

    Tip One: Begin with the stone

    When designing an engagement ring the central focus will most

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  8. How to take the stress out of finding the perfect engagement ring

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    With Christmas just around the corner, we know that proposals are in the air, and the prospect of finding the perfect engagement ring in time is daunting. So Aurus London is here to take the stress away from this task through our sample proposal engagement rings.

    Now we know that choosing an engagement ring out of the vast selection available, whilst remaining on budget is difficult, so we have set up our fool-proof proposal plan just for you. There is no commitment to a design and no stress of choosing

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  9. How to save money when shopping for wedding rings

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    We all know that wedding rings are the most important part of the wedding that you will take forward with you into your married life. They symbolise your unity and love for one another and you wear them everyday. So you need to know that you will love what you see when you look down everyday.

    So our first and most important point is to not scrimp on your wedding ring, yes in the heat of the moment it might not be as exciting as your wedding dress or wedding venue, but we guarantee over time that you will appreciate the time you took choosing your ring and the money you invested into them.

    Therefore when you are setting out your budget, do not

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  10. Starter guide to Buying an Engagement Ring


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    Halo diamond engagement ring with D IF diamond

    So you have decided to propose to your partner and want to find the perfect engagement ring?

    Our first bit of advise is not rush any part of the process, with most cases a proposal will be a surprise, so if you're feeling spur of the moment and want to propose this weekend, take

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