Tag - Engagement rings

Vintage Engagement Rings by Antique Jewellery Berlin – Timelessly Modern!

Every man and woman is spoilt for choice when it comes to the perfect engagement ring. Of course, the range of shops is huge. From really small to really big, from suspiciously cheap to utopianly expensive, from simple to playful - it's easy to lose track and also lose interest! The ring of rings should therefore be chosen in a relaxed manner according to the process of elimination. May we be of assistance to you? With pleasure: What makes the...

Do men wear engagement rings?

If we assume the classic case of the man proposing to the woman and conjuring an engagement ring out of his trouser pocket, it seems clear to everyone that the ring is intended for the woman and that the next step is to put it on her finger. But is that always the case? When do men wear engagement rings? This question is legitimate, because there are countries and customs where this proposal scenario is entirely different. The jewellery...

Engagement ring: Which hand is the right one?

For sure, you know exactly who is the right one! But when it comes to the question of which hand is now the right one for the engagement ring, some stumble for good reason. Below we explain at what point the engagement ring adorns which hand. Wearing an Engagement Ring on the Right or Left Many couples in love ask themselves: On which hand do you wear the engagement ring? To answer this question, let's first look into the past. The tradition...

Give the girlfriend / boyfriend a ring for Christmas: engagement?

The feast of love is just around the corner and so is the recurring problem: what do I give my loved ones for Christmas? Quite simple: Give a ring for Christmas! Theodor Fontane writes: "Love lives on endearing trifles. " A ring is such an endearing little thing that we can carry with us every day, only on special occasions or when we feel like it. Rings are meaningful and when you give a ring for Christmas, there is an emotional...

Give jewellery as a Christmas gift and make your loved ones happy

Jewellery can definitely do that better than other gift ideas: create a buzz of joy at Christmas. For the dear mom you want to come up with a special gift, such as a necklace? The sister has started a family and you want to give a silver heart pendant as a lucky charm? Many men even plan to give their girlfriend the Christmas gift of a lifetime with an engagement ring. There are hundreds of reasons - and with us,...

The German “small” thinking or “What man should better decide for himself”!

We've said a lot of things about engagement rings. This is only logical, because we are the specialists for antique jewellery in Berlin and the first contact point for truly individual engagement rings. For more than 20 years we have been gathering experience from which every person willing to get engaged can benefit. More than with any other piece of jewellery, the engagement ring is often difficult to decide. The "agony of choice" is merciless, dear men. We know...

We are expanding our service – now for you at Antique Jewellery Berlin!

Dear customers, we are here at your side. Life goes on, even if in the current situation we have to accept some restrictions in our freedom of movement. We always see beauty in the little things. That is our job - and we love it! Even if meeting family and friends is difficult at the moment, we look ahead. We see that love and human closeness, especially in couples, is growing to the sky. Many of those who spend...

Antique Jewellery Berlin – the best Valentine’s Day gifts.

Let's celebrate "Lovers' Day" together. On February 14th every year our heart beats a little bit higher than usual. It is in the air - love breaks all boundaries! A happy couple in love is sure to show mutual affection at every opportunity. This creates a livable feeling of security and harmony. A perfectly natural right to free love, in this day and age. But looking back to the time of the Roman Empire, to the 3rd century after...

The history of the engagement

The engagement as a ceremony, whether large or small, is of course not as old as love itself. Historically, since antiquity, the man has been cultivating the custom of permanently bonding to a wife / partner through engagement. For centuries, the act of engagement has given the beloved one a binding promise to marry him and spend life together until death. Traditionally, the betrothed willing to give his love on this occasion a ring. Going back to Jewish and Greek...

Sapphire engagement rings – Berlin’s fantastic selection!

The sapphire is a perfect gemstone for engagement rings. His blue stands for loyalty, harmony and contentment. With this, important attributes for the romantic event are already ideally expressed with this color stone. Especially in the Edwardian period, beginning of the 20th century, sapphires were set as an eye-catcher in yellow and white gold rings. Later also in platinum. In this case, a light to dark blue sapphire can be set in the middle of each one brilliant, flanking...