Wedding & Engagement

A Couple Having a Christmas Proposal 03/12/2021

Our Top 10 Romantic Christmas Proposal Ideas (2021)

Too corny for some but just right for others, a Christmas proposal can be the perfect way to round off the festive season. We’ve found that winter is the most popular time of year to get engaged, and there are plenty of reasons why. The snow is falling, the lights are twinkling and the festive spirit is in full swing – it’s hard not to get swept up in the moment! But along with the obvious reasons, what is it that makes proposals at Christmas so popular? And, more importantly,... Read More

A Couple Getting Engaged 12/11/2021

Women’s Engagement Rings: Our Celeb Picks

When it comes to finding the all-important engagement ring, there are so many things to consider. There’s the cut, stone, metal and everything else in-between, and while there are tonnes of blogs out there, as well as guides and even jewellers who can give you their expertise, we thought you’d deliver you with one more. You’re about to propose, and so you want it to be right. With that said, we’re here with even more inspiration, but this time, we’re going to show you some of our top celebrity women’s... Read More

Engaged Couple Kissing 29/10/2021

How Much Should I Spend On An Engagement Ring?

When we are shopping for engagement rings, there are many elements to consider. The style, the diamond carat or whether you’ll opt for a gemstone over a diamond, the size and how you will propose. And one more question that we ask ourselves, the question that we like to avoid, is how much should I spend on an engagement ring? While money is always a taboo subject, this purchase is an investment, and one that’ll act as a symbol of your commitment and love to your partner. Not to mention,... Read More

Mens Wedding Rings in a Mans Hand 08/10/2021

Men’s Wedding Rings: Which Looks Best?

You’re engaged. It’s time to start planning for the big day, which means phone calls with supplier after supplier. You have the flowers, photographer, dress, venue, caterer and everything else in between to think about. And you also have the rings. While it’s easy to decide on a wedding ring to suit your engagement ring, supposing that you’re aware of what shape compliments what stone, what about your soon-to-be husband’s? Men’s wedding rings aren’t often spoken about, but why? It’s still an accessory that’ll become an element of his everyday... Read More

Pearls With a Straight Across Wedding Dress Neckline 30/07/2021

How To Style Different Wedding Dress Necklines With Jewellery

Are you currently planning your dream wedding? This will probably consist of a hefty list of to-do’s. The cake, venue, photographer, catering and everything else in-between. With that being said, there is always one detail that stands out from the rest: the dress. As a bride, you’re a major focal point for all of the guests at your wedding. Through the ceremony and even during the reception, which is why you probably know how important it is to find that perfect dress. Boutique after boutique, you’ve found the one. But... Read More

Bespoke Engagement Rings Upon a Male & Female Holding Hands 07/05/2021

A Ring For Every Stage of Your Relationship: Bespoke Engagement Rings & More

There are many opportunities for when an individual will have to search for the perfect ring. First, we have the promise or eternity ring which acts as a token of wanting to spend the rest of your life with that person. Then we have the engagement ring, which as you know symbolises the promise of being wed. Lastly, the wedding ring is the final ring that makes your life together official. Each ring is immensely special to both the receiver and the proposer, which is why our customisation services can... Read More


New Engagement Ring Trends (2021)

If you see a proposal on the horizon, then it’s time to start shopping around for your dream engagement ring.  There are several types of engagement rings. Whether you prefer the traditional look of a classic solitaire diamond engagement ring, or the contemporary elegance of a colourful gemstone band, the new engagement ring trends for 2021 hold something for everyone. Read on, as we cover the different types of ring styles that you’ll be seeing throughout the year ahead! The Solitaire New Engagement Ring Trend in 2021 It’s no surprise... Read More


COVID-19 Wedding Trends: Sequel, Shift & Micro Weddings

As the rules surrounding weddings continue to change, there’s a lot of uncertainty in the air.  Many couples have decided to put their 2020 weddings on hold, in favour of waiting for a time when circumstances are less restrictive.  Others feel that they have already waited long enough. After all, if your wedding was planned for some time after March, it’s possible that it was already 1-2 years in the making at that point!  If you are one of the many couples who is keen to tie the knot this... Read More


How to Clean Engagement Rings & Care For Them

As you are no doubt already aware, here at Joshua James, we are dedicated to the selection and care of truly stunning jewellery and accessories. And we think that there is no piece of jewellery more special than your engagement ring. For many of us, it is the first truly sentimental piece of jewellery that we own, and of course, it is a sign of your commitment to your other half. So, with all this considered, we wanted to make sure that you have all of the information, tips and... Read More