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For the latest news on jewellery trends, engagement and wedding tips & inspiration, take a look at our Stone Lab blog, brought to you by The Stone Lab.

Diamond size for an engagement ring?

One of the most important choices when choosing an engagement ring is deciding on the right diamond size. While the common thought is that the bigger a diamond, the better,...

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Jewellery DOs and DON'Ts

Maintaining your jewellery doesn't require any specific equipment or detergents. We've put together a list of the DO's and DON'Ts to help you keep your jewellery in pristine condition.

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A Guide to Engagement Ring Settings

We've taken a look at the types of setting you may wish to consider when choosing the perfect engagement ring.

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How to clean a diamond ring at home

The most effective way to clean your diamond ring at home is by soaking it in a mixture of warm water and soap, before brushing the stone and rinsing. However,...

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How to shop for an ethical engagement ring

Around the world, millions of people are making a conscious effort to be more sustainable in their everyday lives. From the basics like switching plastic for paper, choosing to shop local,...

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The pros and cons of platinum rings

Considering platinum is one of the world's rarest metals, thus much harder to come by than gold, it’s easy to see why it’s a little more expensive. However, despite the...

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Do you wear your engagement ring when you get married?

From the day your partner proposed, you’ve probably been wearing your engagement ring. However, as your wedding draws closer, you might be wondering what to do with the engagement ring...

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Lab-Grown vs Natural

A stigma often surrounds the concept of man-made diamonds where some don’t believe that they’re ‘real’ diamonds. This couldn’t be further from the truth. While they may not be naturally...

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