Chupi Team: Our Top Picks for May

May 28, 2020

Here at Virtual Chupi HQ, we’re always sharing our recommendations for podcasts, restaurants, beauty products, books, recipes and snacks around the lunch table. There’s a lot of trust here in Chupi HQ – so if something amazing is recommended by one of our team members, there’s a very high chance that everyone in the studio will jump on board! We thought it would be a lovely idea to share our team top picks for each month with you guys too, it’s always lovely to get a real recommendation from a real human being. Whether you’re looking for a gorgeous takeaway, a brilliant tv show

How to wear: The Teardrop Pearl Necklace

May 28, 2020

The Teardrop Pearl necklace is the perfect way to dress up any outfit. Made from a freshwater baroque teardrop pearl, this delicate piece is designed to become part of your daily wardrobe. Inspired by a love of imperfect beauty, this shimmering pearl necklace sparkles with the light of the ocean. The pearl is a freshwater baroque teardrop, each pearl is completely unique with its own imperfections and beauty. A reminder of how precious our imperfections are. Dress it up with a pink silk dress We adore everything about @nycxclothes. These New York based stylish sisters have the most go

It’s hard to say goodbye: Gold Plated and Silver Ring & Bracelet Collections

May 26, 2020

We're so sad to say goodbye to our gold plated and silver collections, but we’re so excited for the future as so many of you are choosing pieces in solid gold. We are nearly sold out of some of our most loved gold plated and silver pieces, with so many of you choosing your Chupi piece in 14k solid gold we are not going to be making any more gold plated or silver rings and bracelets. If you want a piece from one of these collections before we say goodbye, this is your last chance to order. Last Chance To Shop Gold Plated I Can Fly Swan Feather Ring Image source: @dolce_mash

The Chupi Engagement Series: Victoria & Alan

May 24, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Victoria and Alan. This lovely couple tell us about their Christmas Day engagement with the most gorgeous grey diamond engagement ring. Victoria: We met over 7 years ago at a festival called Slam Dunk in Leeds. We went with mutual friends and got chatting the day before the festival. We ended up being glued to the hip throughout the whole festival. When we got back to Dublin I went back to Tramore but we organised a date in Dublin where we had a picnic in Stephen’s Green and an amazing day together. I (Victoria) really didn’t want

How to: Find the perfect ring size

May 23, 2020

Find your ring size. We understand that knowing the exact ring size of your loved one or even for yourself can be challenging. Knowing the most common ring size can help you make your choice. The average ring size for women is 6 to 7, and the average ring size for men is 9 to 10. If you aren't sure we would recommend choosing one of these sizes. As a general rule, if you are between two sizes we would always advice to order a ring a little too big rather than a little too small. How to I find my ring size? We understand that knowing the exact ring size of yourself or your lov

The Chupi Engagement Series: Tash & Nathan

May 16, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Tash and Nathan. Tash tells us about her gorgeous engagement at sunrise last weekend with her dream Queen of Hearts Grey Diamond ring. We met on our J1 in Cape Cod in back in 2011. Each year, we usually participate in the the Darkness into Light walk, in aid of Pieta House. However this year, as you know, the Darkness into Light walks were cancelled and a sunrise campaign was launched instead. We live close to the sea so we decided to get up and walk down to watch the sunrise. While I (Tash) was taking photos of the sunrise,

Ring Stacking Series

May 14, 2020

A couple of weeks ago, over on the Chupi Instagram, we asked you what dream stacks you would like to see. From people wanting to see rings on different fingers to those who wanted to see how a wedding band would look with their engagement ring, the requests have been coming in fast & we love seeing them! Chupi has been having so much fun taking these pics in our studio and we have been really enjoying seeing the new ways that our amazing followers dream up of stacking their Chupi rings! Here is a selection of some incredible stacks requested: Stacked:Crown Of HopeEdwardian Hawthorn

The Isolation Bakers’ Awesome Brownie Recipe

May 14, 2020

This week, we’re sharing the most delicious brownie recipe from The Isolation Bakers. If you’re looking for a gorgeous treat to bake over the weekend, this is it. Follow the recipe below for the most delicious chocolate brownies: Ingredients *Makes 15 brownies* 280g / 10oz unsalted butter.225g / 8oz good quality dark chocolate 60-70% roughly chopped. 96g / ¾ cup  unsweetened cocoa powder, divided.1 tablespoon / 14g espresso powder.250g / 1 & 1/4 cups granulated sugar. 150g / 3/4 cup dark brown sugar 2 teaspoon / 10ml vanilla extract.2 teaspoons / 12g f

The Chupi Team’s Podcast Recommendations

May 14, 2020

We asked the team what they've been listening to while working from home. If you're looking for a new podcast to binge, check out our list below:Parijat, Digital DesignerReply All is my all time favourite podcast. They have some episodes where they talk to people in lockdown in different countries.https://open.spotify.com/show/7gozmLqbcbr6PScMjc0Zl4?si=DB9gjjUKRTelCta82eRn_Q Stephanie, Operations ExecutiveI love this one - Motherfoclóir - really interesting/fun look at Irish language, history and culture! https://open.spotify.com/show/7A0V4cxKk63PKZgShDmwwC?si=JXZhS_lBTOSkY6Ord8fmlw&nb

The Chupi Engagement Series: Nadine & Emma

May 10, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Nadine & Emma. Emma and Nadine tell us about their gorgeous proposals to each other with the most beautiful Grey Diamond Engagement Rings. We met briefly in 2013 at a work event (we only know this because there is photo evidence!) - but didn't really become close until 2015. I was working as a manager in a language school in Dublin, and Emma worked as a part of their head office in Switzerland. She came out to our school quite often and ended up spending a lot of the summer there, so we began working together very closely!

Chupi’s Good News Blog

May 07, 2020

Here at ( virtual ) Chupi HQ, we love sharing uplifting stories with each other, from amazing articles on our favourite websites to gorgeous DM's from our incredible customers. We decided we wanted to share some of our favourite stories that we had found online over the week with our amazing Chupi Community! We hope they bring a smile to your face or a little happiness to your day. Galway woman raises over €6,000 running a half marathon around her local park in aid of nursing homes: Lynne O Loughlin ran a half marathon doing laps of her local park, all whilst pushing her triplets in thei

Our Guide to: Promise Rings

May 07, 2020

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 out the main engagement ring together afterwards. The advantage of a Promise Ring 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. Our promise rings represent a token of your love, to be worn as a placeholder ring or simpl

Win a You Me & Magic Two Carat Grey Diamond Ring

May 03, 2020

This competition is now closed, thank you so much for entering and supporting these incredible charities. We’re giving away one of our bestselling Heirloom Rings, a You Me & Magic 2ct Grey Diamond Ring to give back and raise funds for some incredible Charities who have been working tirelessly during this time; Focus Ireland, Women’s Aid, Plan International & Alone. Follow us on Instagram @chupi where we will be announcing the winner on 12/05/20. How to enter To enter, donate €10 to one of our chosen charities, fill in our competition form and include a screengrab of

The Chupi Engagement Series: Sarah & Padraic

May 03, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Sarah & Padraic. Sarah tells us about her gorgeous engagement in NYC, complete with a Jazz band in Washington Square Park with the most gorgeous promise ring. We were in the same course in NUI Galway. Technically we met 13 years ago but only really got to know each other in final year. We celebrated 9 years together on April 20th. We booked flights to Iceland and New York for my 30th Birthday last October. The plan was to celebrate my birthday in NYC by going to see Moulin Rouge on Broadway. On the morning of my birthday in NYC,

Chupi Team: Top picks for April

April 30, 2020

Here at Chupi HQ, we’re always sharing our recommendations for podcasts, restaurants, beauty products, books, recipes and snacks around the lunch table. There’s a lot of trust here in Chupi HQ – so if something amazing is recommended by one of our team members, there’s a very high chance that everyone in the studio will jump on board! We thought it would be a lovely idea to share our team top picks for each month with you guys too, it’s always lovely to get a real recommendation from a real human being. Whether you’re looking for a good book, a brilliant tv show or an amazing be

How The Chupi Team Are Styling Their Everyday Jewellery

April 28, 2020

The Chupi Team show how they're styling their favourite pieces while working from home. From layered necklaces to earring stacks, these are the looks they're loving at the moment. Emily, Social Media and Content Coordinator You Are The Star NecklaceLove & Luck Diamond Ring Lucky Star Birthstone Ring You Are the Star Ring Hawthorn Twig Midi Hoop EarringsMidi Diamond Huggies JoAnn, Digital Marketing Specialist We Are All Made of Stars NecklaceTiny Eternity Diamond Huggies Tiny Eternity HuggiesYou, Me & Magic Grey Diamond Ring Sarah, Customer Care S

The Chupi Engagement Series: Daniel & Niamh

April 26, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Daniel & Niamh. When his plans to propose in Amsterdam were cancelled as a result of COVID-19, Dan ordered a You Me & Magic Engagement Ring online and proposed while out on a walk on Sandymount strand. We hear the gorgeous story of their relationship to date, and the plans they have for when they can see their loved ones again. We met online in March 2018 then properly met on 14th April.  Were inseparable thereafter and moved in together in August of the same year. Unbeknownst to Niamh, I (Dan) had planned on asking