Sometimes our fixation with capitals and big cosmopolitan cities deviates our attention from the towns, which in fact, are the ones that truly build and shape our countries. Throughout England, once you leave the busy concrete streets of the major boroughs, one finds a completely different landscape and savoury view of the countryside. There is no doubt that the middle and smaller towns are usually bursting with the same and sometimes even more life than their big brothers and sisters, prompting them to also delight themselves with the delicacies of independent jewellery and unique engagement rings.
For this reason in this post we want to talk about this gems, the big towns and smaller cities of England, whose charismatic and unique character and history shape the real tone and melody of the grand United Kingdom.
The jewel towns of the UK and their best selling engagement rings
For the sake of brevity, we chose 5 locations and their unique selection of independent jewellery in the UK.
When it comes to history, there is no better place than the city of York. This ancient walled city with 1900 years’ worth of history and lots of major civilisations rise and fall such as the Romans who built the city in 71 AD, and the Vikings who captured it in 866 AD. The taste for engagement rings in York, lands on the selected engagement ring with four points, and solitary style 18 k yellow gold. This ring highlights its innovative gallery design that cradles a selected diamond, providing it an unmatched brightness.
Brighton, the vibrant and culturally powerful coastal city in the south of England, is famous for having some of the most beautiful beaches as well as a strong and delightful personality. When it comes to engagement rings in Brighton, this strong character and love for design is reflected in their exquisite choice of 18k handcrafted red gold engagement ring with 60 cut diamonds and clear, shiny finish.
Sitting on the edge of the mysterious and astonishing Highlands, Inverness is no doubt one of the most enchanting cities in Scotland as well as one of Europe’s fastest growing cities. The choice of the northern city for engagement rings in Inverness mirrors the silvery shine and strong character of Scotland. The four points, solitary style 18 k white gold engagement ring follows a pure architecture design with its stylised arm, which gives it strength and enhances its central brilliant-cut diamond.
There are a few cities in England that could match the cultural power of Portsmouth. Birthplace of Charles Dickens, and home to Arthur Conan Doyle and Rudyard Kipling during their lifetimes, Portsmouth history can be traced to Roman times with its world’s oldest dry dock. The powerful and historical city choice for engagement rings in Portsmouth has lead to the ethereal selection of the 18k black gold engagement ring with 3 brilliant cut diamond from Clemencia Peris’ Trilogy Collection. In this collection Clemència proposes a compact look jewel with lines that add structure and character to it. Designed with 3 diamonds and distributed on the three sides of the ring, the piece forms a unique and creative core.
Walking down the breathtaking coast of Plymouth, one understands why this ancient maritime history city is one of the most famous ports in the UK. The romantic shore of the coastal city lead its couples to choose the unique white gold engagement rings in Plymouth with 1 brilliant central cut diamond set with a “cható” flat style, independent mount and open side. Its two 18k white gold arms go in parallel over the circumference until two satin finish lines holding the diamond suspended in between.
Each and every town in England represents a its own trace of history, culture and unique style that build up together to create the amazing country. This are some of the choices that jewellers and couples adore from the independent jeweller in the UK Clemència Peris. This diamond engagement rings based on the three different types of white gold, red and pink gold and black gold, represent the exquisite variety of tastes and tendencys in the United Kingdom. For more information on Clemència Peris’ Best selling engagement rings in the UK, explore the following links.