September 16, 2019

This season, we’re making all of your jewellery wishes come true by giving you the chance to Win €1000 to spend towards your Chupi Wishlist.* Whether it’s a gift to treat yourself, or a special present for the one you love, our wishlist feature is a great way to get organised for gifting season. Follow the instructions below to enter now! How to enter:   Good Luck and get Wishing! *Terms and conditions apply. Winner will be announced on Chupi social media channels on 08/10/19. Winner will be randomly selected and will be contacted via email. The prize is a €1,000 vouc

Our Guide to: Promise Rings

September 12, 2019

If you're completely unsure of what engagement ring to choose and you don't want to propose empty handed, a promise ring is just as special. A token, proposal or promise ring is a symbolic ring that you pop the question with, so you can pick our the main engagement ring together afterwards. The advantage of this is that you find the perfect ring in the perfect size that your partner loves. Promise rings are becoming increasingly popular as women want to choose their own engagement ring. Most Loved Promise Rings Solid Gold Promise Me Ring A tiny diamond sparkles in a gold twig ring, a promi

The Chupi Engagement Series: Alice & Paul

September 11, 2019

Recently we put a call out to all recently engaged Chupi couples and asked them to share the details of their engagement with us. We are very excited to announce the next couple in our series, Alice and Paul who told us about their exciting engagement in Cong, Co. Mayo. "Paul and I have been together for a decade. We met as babies when we were in college and got together in our final year. We have been travelling the world and enjoying each other's company ever since. Last year, we rescued our first dog together and Toby is a huge part of our life together. Paul and I have always known we'

Behind The Scenes At The Chupi Shoot

September 05, 2019

Last week was a busy one at Chupi HQ with an e-commerce shoot happening in the studio. We go behind the scenes to meet the incredible team involved with shooting our latest pieces and upcoming releases. As always we had the wonderful Dory Krizsan modelling all the sparkly things for our website. Having worked on so many of our shoots, Dory has all the poses and looks nailed down and is always such a joy on set. [caption id="attachment_7422" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Dory Kriszan[/caption] Eilish McCormack and Esme McNamee (of Little Beast) were on photography and filming respec

Chupi-loving Newlyweds,
we’re looking for you!

September 04, 2019

We’re looking for Chupi-loving newlywed brides to be a part of our very exciting real life Chupi wedding interview series. We adore hearing all about your Chupi stories, but there's something extra special about hearing how Chupi pieces fit into one of the most important, exciting and love-filled days of people's lives; their wedding day. We love seeing the pictures, hearing the stories and dissecting all the details, and we know others feel the same way too. If Chupi was a part of your big day – whether it was in the form of engagement rings, wedding bands, earrings or a beautiful neckla

The Meaning Behind The September Birthstone: Sapphire

September 01, 2019

Sapphire was once thought to guard against evil and poisoning. Traditionally a favourite stone of priests and kings, the sparkling Sapphire symbolises purity and wisdom. The Sapphire stone is forever associated with sacred things and considered the gem of all gems. To the ancient and medieval world, Sapphire signified the height of celestial hope and faith, and was believed to bring protection, good fortune and spiritual insight. Our Favourite Sapphire Pieces Solid Gold Lucky Star Sapphire Birthstone Ring A sparkling gemstone marks the month you are born, a lucky star shining brightly ov

Men’s Wedding Bands

August 30, 2019

Our precious collection of wedding rings are designed to mark one of the most special moments in your life. Made with love to last a lifetime, these future heirlooms have a magic all of their own. Discover our range of men's wedding bands, handcrafted and hallmarked in Ireland. Driftwood Ring Formerly known as 'Love is an Ocean', this wedding band is cast in 14k yellow gold from a piece of driftwood Chupi found on a beach in the West of Ireland. The gorgeous texture and detail in the ring is a reminder that love is an ocean on which we adventure. The Driftwood Band is available in 2 width

Your Star Sign: Virgo

August 23, 2019

23 August - 22 September Virgos are always paying attention to the smallest details. Their deep sense of humanity makes them one of the most careful signs of the zodiac. They are traditionally loyal, kind, analytical, and hardworking. Virgo helps us to maintain a sense of efficiency and conduct in our physical realities, and can be very supportive as they're not focused on shining in the limelight. Their reliability and practicality is second to none, with a highly intelligent and analytical mind. Although excellent communicators and wonderfully witty conversationalists, Virgo’s pref

What is: a Morganite gemstone?

August 22, 2019

Morganite gemstones are becoming increasingly popular and if you've ever seen one, it's easy to see why. Today, millennial women are trendsetters and high achievers. The colour that is closely associated with this determined and defining femininity is a delicate shade of pink. Flattering, chic and wearable on any occasion, Morganite gemstones are definitely on trend. Morganite is a beautiful blush pink gemstone that was discovered in Madagascar in 1910. Although this gemstone has been around for quite some time, it has become increasingly popular in recent years. It was named after the Ame

Pieces to wear beyond Labor Day

August 22, 2019

To celebrate Labor Day Weekend in style, we have curated an edit of precious jewelry to wear now, next season.. and, well, forever. From heirloom rings to dainty gold necklaces, our timeless pieces are made to last a lifetime. Designed to be kept forever, our sparkling heirloom pieces come beautifully presented in luxury blush pink packaging. Whether it's a gift for your host or a gift for yourself, every Chupi piece comes beautifully presented in our signature velvet Chupi jewellery box complete with hand-tied ribbon, held within our petite pink Chupi bag. All of our precious solid gol

How to: Wear the Solid Gold Coin Necklace

August 21, 2019

Our favourite Farthing Coin necklace now comes in Solid Gold! Along with the Farthing coin, the collection also includes the Horse and Stag coins. These necklaces make the perfect everyday piece and are a modern heirloom that you will treasure forever. Coin necklaces are super versatile so whether you decide to wear it as a dainty standalone piece or as part of a necklace layer is up to you! Let's look at how some of our favourite trend setters and influencers style their Farthing coin necklaces! Styling a Solid Coin Necklace [caption id="attachment_7287" align="aligncenter" width="819"] Sou

The Chupi Engagement Series: Beth & Chad

August 19, 2019

In the latest installment of The Chupi Engagement Series, we speak to Beth & Chad who tell us the brilliant story of how a ziplock bag played a huge part in their engagement in the Rio Secreto Caves in Tulum, Mexico! "We met when we were thirteen years old and have been friends since then. We have been seeing each other for the last eight years. To celebrate our 30th birthdays, we had planned a holiday to Tulum in Mexico with a group of our friends. During our time in Tulum, we went exploring in the Rio Secreto caves." The Engagement "Towards the end of the tour, Chad stopped me on

Introducing The Solid Gold Coin Collection

August 16, 2019

Introducing The Solid Gold Collection. Cast from an original Irish coin Chupi found in her grandmother’s sewing box, this is a little reminder you are “worth your weight in gold”. The Solid Gold Coin Collection includes three Irish coin necklaces - The Farthing Coin, The Horse Coin & The Stag Coin. This dainty solid gold necklace is the perfect everyday piece, a modern heirloom you can hold on to forever. In the early 1920’s, the first Irish coins were designed by a committee headed by the legendary poet W.B. Yeats. An artist was commissioned to design a series of beautiful coin

What is: The Difference Between White Gold and Silver?

August 15, 2019

One of the most frequent questions we get asked here at Chupi is 'what is the difference between white gold and silver'. Precious metals can appear to be a very attractive investment as they never loose their value. White gold is commonly mistaken for silver because its manufacturing process takes away the yellow tinge in favour of a silvery, white finish. The most obvious difference between white gold and silver is that they are made from two different metals. When choosing a piece of jewellery, you will need to consider whether or not you’re looking for a precious piece that will last

The Story Behind the Love Heart Ring

August 14, 2019

The Love Heart Ring is one of our bestselling pieces. We love hearing how this special piece has become a part of your life. From stories of heartbreak to stories of love, the Love Heart Ring is a reminder that all you need is love. Cast in solid 14k gold, the Love Heart Ring is one of the very first pieces that Chupi ever made. Chupi's obsession with hearts began very early in her life. Chupi was born on Valentine's Day. Every year for her birthday, Chupi's mum would decorate the house with heart shaped things she had made. Ever since she was little, Chupi's Mum would always get her a Va

The Chupi Engagement Series: Chupi & Brian

August 09, 2019

In the latest installment of The Chupi Engagement Series, we speak to Founder & Creative Director of Chupi, Chupi Sweetman and Brian about their special engagement in Montpellier. "I should have known something was up. We were in Montpellier in the south of France on one of our favourite sorts of holidays. We'd spent a few days in Barcelona going out and having fun then up to Montpelier to snooze and eat! We arrived late to Montpellier and crashed out our place. The apartment had those beautiful Floor to ceiling doors with a tiny balcony. The next morning, I had wild plans to read my

Moissanite Engagement Rings

August 09, 2019

Introducing our exclusive collection of Moissanite Engagement Rings. We are so excited to introduce moissanite to our range of diamonds and gemstones. Moissanite is the perfect gemstone for the person who is looking for something truly different. Moissanite is the most brilliantly sparkling gemstone. Each gemstone is grown in a lab with minimal environmental impact. Our moissanite stones are sourced from Charles & Colvard in New York bringing you a hand cut, socially responsible and eternally brilliant gemstone. Darling in the Wild Moissanite Engagement Ring Like a sparkle of sunli