The Chupi Engagement Series: Johanna & Tomás

August 06, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Johanna & Tomás. Johanna tells us about her gorgeous engagement with the You Me & Magic Aquamarine ring last month in Killarney. Tomás & I met in July 2015 in Lima, Peru (where I am from) through a mutual friend when Tom was travelling South America.  We saw each other for like an hour on a night out and exchanged numbers. He left Lima the next day to continue his trip and we didn't see each other for a month but kept texting almost everyday until we got to meet again in New York. We experienced a

Need help choosing the perfect engagement ring?

August 06, 2020

We know that buying an engagement ring is a huge decision. It can be hard to know where to start on the journey to find your unique ring. If you’re new to jewellery or don’t know where to start, The Chupi Engagement Ring Finder will help you get started.Our Engagement Ring Finder is an amazing interactive tool that helps you narrow down your perfect ring. To use our finder, we’ll ask you a couple of questions about your preferred ring styles and stones, and give you some incredible recommendations based on your answers – no email or account required. How To Use The Chupi Engagem

We’re hiring: Chupi Bench Jeweller

August 05, 2020

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Chupi team as a bench jeweller at Ireland’s leading luxury jewellery brand. We have brilliant production partners based around Ireland, with each piece of jewellery made with love by a network of skilled goldsmiths. We are now expanding our in-house workshop and looking for a talented craftsperson who is skilled in production, to join our team.  This is a manufacturing production role. You will be based in the workshop in the Chupi Studio resizing, adjusting and managing our customer’s most precious pieces. You will be comfortable in

Introducing the Limited Edition Champagne Diamond Collection

July 31, 2020

Introducing the Limited Edition Champagne Diamond Collection. We never intended to add Champagne Diamonds to our collection. We recently sourced some beautiful Champagne Diamonds that are like nothing we have ever seen before, we knew we had to add them to our collection! Champagne Diamonds are the perfect stone to make your heirloom ring one of a kind piece. What is a Champagne Diamond? Champagne Diamonds are part of the ‘fancy coloured’ diamonds family, including pink and yellow diamonds. A champagne diamond is a type of coloured diamond that’s warmer in colour than a tra

We’re hiring: Chupi Shipping Assistant & Atrium Sales Consultant

July 29, 2020

Chupi Online Shipping Assistant Details: This person will be responsible for picking, packing and shipping the Chupi orders that are being sent all around the world. - Proficient computer skills. Familiarity with Google Suite, Shopify and DEAR Inventory would be a distinct advantage however training will be provided. Someone who is meticulous about attention to detail who is able to work on their own initiative and owning a project from beginning to end.We are looking for someone to start immediately.This position is based in our lovely Atrium store located in Powersc

The Eternity Ring Collection

July 24, 2020

Eternity rings have been worn since ancient Egypt, the perfect symbol to mark some of the biggest moments of eternal love and life. Our eternity rings work beautifully as part of your ring stack to mark a special moment. Chupi's Precious Collection of engagement and wedding rings are designed to mark one of the most special moments in your life and are made with love in Ireland to last a lifetime, these future heirlooms have a magic all of their own. Eternity is too Short Classic Diamond Ring This delicate eternity ring is set with tiny diamonds sparkling with a glittering fire. The r

Looking for the perfect 30th birthday present?

July 23, 2020

From our Irish coin series The Chupi Solid Gold Worth Your Weight in Gold 1990 Stag Coin Necklace is cast from an original Irish stag pound coin Chupi found in her grandmother’s sewing box, a little reminder you are worth your weight in gold. This piece has been so popular this year as a gorgeous gift for anyone born in 1990!  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 coins inspired by Irish wildlife to celebrate Ireland.Chupi has always loved the o

Our Guide to: Push Presents

July 22, 2020

We know that the journey to parenthood can be complicated and while the idea of a push present may not be for everyone, marking a new arrival to your family can be so special. We love hearing the incredible stories from our amazing customers who have chosen to mark their babies arrival with a Chupi piece. From Mums who want to celebrate their strength, to proud Dads who want to express gratitude, to fiercely independent parents choosing to raise their family on their own each piece is purchased with such love and dreams of becoming a future heirloom.  The idea of a push present isn’t

The Chupi Engagement Series: Kate & Seán

July 17, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Kate & Seán. Kate tells us about her gorgeous engagement with the You Me & Magic Grey diamond ring in St. Stephen's Green, Dublin. After spending the last 4 months in a 1 bedroom apartment on Bachelor's Walk our lease came to an end this week. With both of us working remotely for the foreseeable future, after 10 years of renting in Dublin we decided it was time to move back home to Clare. We went to school together so Clare home for both of us and after getting through the last few months all we wanted was to be near our

Everything you need to know about Blue Sapphire

July 13, 2020

Sapphire is an amazing choice for your heirloom ring, they have such an incredible sparkle and is almost as strong as a diamond. Ranking at 9 on the MOHS scale, Blue Sapphire is an incredible and durable stone. Blue Sapphire is the most popular and sought after type of Sapphire. Sapphire exists in a rainbow of colours including pink, yellow, green and grey, but the inky-blue variety is the best known. This precious stone is September’s birthstone and the traditional wedding anniversary gift for the 5th and 45th year of marriage. What is Sapphire? Sapphire is a precious gemsto

The Chupi Engagement Series: Lindsey & Austin

July 11, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Lindsey & Austin. Lindsey tells us the story of her gorgeous engagement with the Promise Me Classic Diamond ring earlier this year. Austin and I met 8 years ago when we worked together in a gym. We were great friends for a few years before we became a couple. Things got serious quickly as we both realised this relationship was for keeps! I moved in with him, we had our son Bodhi and we started two businesses all within 3 years of our first date. Marriage was always in our plans, but I wasn’t expecting Austin to propose yet as

The Wedding Ring Collection

July 10, 2020

At Chupi, our unique wedding rings are designed to become future heirlooms. Whether you choose a simple twig band or a classic diamond ring, our wedding rings are made to mark the most special moments in your life. Made with love to last a lifetime, these future heirlooms have a magic all of their own. A wedding ring is a symbolic piece of the love, promise and commitment between you and your partner.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 t

How to: Pair Your Engagement Ring and Your Wedding Ring

July 07, 2020

One of the most frequent questions we get asked here at Chupi is how to paid your engagement ring with your wedding band. An engagement ring is such a personal and unique piece of jewellery and some brides worry they may not find the perfect wedding ring to accompany their precious sparkler, but we're here to help. It’s not critical to have a straight ring to ensure it stays flush; we can work around almost all ring types, shapes, metals and sizes. Here are some of the most common questions about pairing rings: How soon should you decide on your wedding band? This in entirely up

The Chupi Engagement Series: Jessie & Robbie

July 02, 2020

The latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series are a couple who are very close to our hearts here at Chupi, Jessie and Rob. Jessie joined the Chupi Team just before lockdown in March, and unbeknownst to her, Rob had been planning the perfect engagement ring since last October! Jessie tells us the gorgeous story of their engagement in Co. Wexford last weekend with the most beautiful Queen of Hearts Engagement Ring. My name is Jessie and I joined the team in March! My fiancé’s name is Robbie. We met at a New Year’s Eve party when we were 17 and have been together since then. 

Lockdown learnings with Laura, Head of Marketing at Chupi

July 01, 2020

In our next WFH series, our Head of Marketing Laura tells us about what learnings she is coming out of lockdown with and her favourite moments from the last couple of weeks. Although we're not back to normal yet and many of us are still working from home, we're looking back at the things we learned over the last couple of weeks and the good habits we hope to take with us going forward. Whilst it wasn’t all a bed of roses and there were some hairy moments trying to work, mind kids and stay safe, healthy and sane.. There were some really wonderful moments with my kids that I will tr

Chupi Team: Our Top Picks for June

July 01, 2020

Here at Virtual Chupi HQ, we’re always sharing our recommendations for podcasts, restaurants, beauty products, books and recipes. With the appalling scenes taking place across USA in the last couple of weeks after the murder of George Floyd, this month we have been looking at ways to educate ourselves further on this incredibly important matter - whether it's by reading a book, listening to a podcast, diversifying our feeds or watching a documentary on Netflix. Sarah, Jewellery Consultant In light of recent events, I have been educating myself on such an important and prevalent top

What is: The Difference Between White Gold and Silver?

June 29, 2020

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 l