Oval Diamonds

Oval diamonds have exploded in popularity recently, probably due to the preference of some Hollywood stars with their huge engagement rings featuring this cut, with some in the population following this very cool trend.  The longer axis of Oval diamonds gives a lovely effect and presence running down a longer finger, and can be enhanced further with a fine halo surrounding it. A well cut oval will display minimal dark shadows or ‘bow-tie’ effect through the centre, and should be a nicely proportioned shape, not too fat or skinny.  An oval solitaire gives a similar effect to a round brilliant...

Why Custom Engagement Rings in Brisbane are so Important

Your Style When it comes to different people and their tastes, there is no one size fits all category. We are encouraged to stand out, voice our opinions and develop our own tastes in life and getting engaged is an important step in determining who we are and our individual tastes. It therefore stands to reason that an engagement ring should reflect the unique personality of the individual. Choosing a Ring Choosing an engagement ring for your loved one is no easy task, however it is one you are definitely qualified for. If you are thinking about getting down on...

Diamond Engagement Rings in Brisbane

Getting Engaged Deciding to spend the rest of your life with the one person is a monumental decision to make. As is often the case, it isn’t one to be made overnight. While there are many different ways to propose your loved one, the most traditional is to get down on one knee and produce and engagement ring you can put on her finger if she says yes—but this takes planning. Sneaking Around If you have another friend or family member who has just gotten engaged, try and strike up a conversation about what your other half thinks of their...

The Significance of Brisbane Engagement Rings

Engagement Rings An engagement ring today is the perfect way to express your love to your other half as you get down on one knee to propose to her. In Western culture, they are very well known. While they come in all shapes and sizes, these days engagement rings are synonymous with diamonds. It is worn on your left hand, second finger from the pinkie, as it is known that it holds a vein runs straight to your heart. It is a symbol of your eternal love together and the promise of marriage. However, engagement rings have been around for...

The Love Language Of Jewellery

Diamonds As the saying goes, “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend”. Jewellery is a very personal choice and when you choose to present someone with the gift of jewellery, it is often seen as a sign of love and commitment. If you are planning on splashing out on your significant other and getting them a gift they will always remember, then it is important to find the best jewellers in Brisbane to do the job for you. Bakker Diamonds is an award-winning jewellery manufacturing workshop run by Peter Bakker. They consult directly with their clients to provide the perfect gift...

How to Choose your Diamonds in Brisbane

Buying a diamond is an exciting time in your life. Whether it is to treat yourself to a nice piece of jewellery, to get down on one knee and propose to the one you love, or to celebrate a momentous occasion in your relationship, it is important to find the perfect diamond for you. Here are some great tips on how to choose your Brisbane diamonds. Decide what shape you are after – round, princess, pear, emerald, cushion, round, heart – if you aren’t sure, then visit a few jewellers and check out their selection before making a choice. Establish...

Diamond Engagement Rings in Brisbane

The Proposal It is such a big time in a couple’s life and can often be a very highly anticipated event. From the guy’s point of view, everything has to be planned perfectly. You need to find the perfect diamond engagement rings in Brisbane, the perfect place to get down on one knee and the perfect time for both of you. It can be a very stressful time as well. Tips: If you have a girlfriend who is the suspicious type and will know you are up to something if you try and plan something romantic, instead try proposing to...

Different Cuts of Diamonds in Brisbane

Diamond Cuts When it comes to finishing off a beautiful diamond ready to be set into a piece of jewellery (most notably for an engagement ring), you need to do your research to find the perfect shape for you or your loved one. Classic and timeless, the diamond speaks wonders about your relationship and choosing to spend the rest of your life with this special someone. Here are some of the most popular diamond cuts to choose from. Round Cut The round cut diamond is the most popular choice, offering an incredible brilliance. Classic and timeless, the way it is...

Custom Diamond Rings in Brisbane

Getting Engaged Getting engaged is one of the most important and exciting times of your life. There’s the romantic proposal as you get down on one knee and pop the question, there’s the celebration when she says yes and there’s the joy at the future wedding planning. Every single couple is different and so are their tastes, this is why a custom diamond ring in Brisbane will help create that perfect engagement moment, with lifelong memories to follow. Custom Ring Whether she likes round, princess, oval, cushion, emerald or pear-shaped diamonds; whether she wants white gold or rose gold, whether...