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Jewellery Advice

02/07/2020
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Our Five Top Tips For Buying a Wedding Ring…2020 update

Your wedding ring is the one thing from your big day that will last a lifetime… So here’s our top five tips when buying a wedding ring to make sure you choose the perfect ring: Tip 1: Choosing the correct finger size and comfortable fit Always have your finger professionally measured. Take advice from the jewellers and use your own judgement, especially if you are not used to wearing a ring. Depending on the width of the ring, different ring gauges should be used to measure your finger. Your finger can... Read More

21/01/2019
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Our Diamond Engagement Ring Advice

So… you are thinking of proposing and you don’t really know where to start? Here we have some advice and tips to help you choose the perfect diamond engagement ring….   Budget Budget is a very important factor.  While many retailers like ourselves now offer interest free credit options to help you with your purchase, always make sure you can afford the monthly re-payments.  Whether you have a smaller or a bigger budget you also need to make sure you are getting value for your money.  Always do your research... Read More

27/03/2018
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2018 Wedding Rings

COMPETITIVE PRICES In March 2018 we managed to negotiate our best metal prices on classic wedding rings from our British manufacturer which we are passing on to all of our customers.   Here’s an example of a womens 2.5mm platinum traditional court wedding ring Avanti – (medium weight 1.7mm deep) from £295 Wedding Rings Direct – (2.5mm wide, medium weight 1.7mm deep) £393.69 – 10-% = £354.32 Beaverbrooks – 2mm £595 Ernest Jones – 2mm £550 H.Samuel – 2mm £550 Goldsmiths – (Possibly a lightweight 1.3mm deep) £650 Rox –... Read More

18/10/2017
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Comparing Diamonds

Diamonds are often purchased for a loved one, however the right diamonds can also be a great investment. Here at Avanti we believe you should always shop around when buying diamonds to get the best quality and price. These are our three simple tips on how to compare diamonds:   Diamond certificates Official diamond certificates give you all the information you need to know about the diamond. A certificate shows  shape, carat weight, colour, clarity, polish, symmetry, cut and fluorescence as well as the exact measurements of the stone. Do not be... Read More

30/09/2017
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Buying Guide – Most Popular Engagement Rings

When it comes to buying your partner the perfect engagement ring it can be a little overwhelming with all of the choices you have to make…. so we have put together our best sellers to give you a helping hand… Classic: You can’t go wrong with a classic claw set solitaire diamond engagement ring. Adding small diamonds to the band for extra sparkle is also a winner. Our most popular diamond shapes are round and princess with the asscher, marquise and emerald cut also gaining popularity   Vintage: The deco... Read More

22/08/2016
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Choosing The Perfect Wedding Ring

There are several factors to consider when looking for your perfect wedding rings. Here’s our guide on what you need to think about… Shape (Profile): Our most popular profiles are the Traditional Court, Slight Court, Flat Top inner court and Chamfered Edge. There are other profiles available in store. We always try and advise choosing a close matching profile to your engagement ring. Metal: Our wedding rings are available in Platinum, 18ct White, Yellow and Rose Gold, 9ct White, Yellow and Rose gold and Palladium along with a selection of Titanium.... Read More