What I Do: Meet Parijat, Digital Content Creator

November 12, 2018

Next up on our Chupi Team What I Do series is our wonderful Digital Content Creator, Parijat Bhattacharya What does your role involve? I am the Digital Content Creator at Chupi, so my job basically involves all things creative! On a typical day at Chupi, I would be creating and organising visuals for social media, print and the Chupi website. How did you get here? I moved to Ireland in 2016 to pursue a Master’s degree in Interaction Design from the University of Limerick. During that time, I also did an internship at an events agency called Pluto which was an amazing learning expe

The Chupi Wedding Series: Sarah and Paddy

November 12, 2018

Recently, we put a call out to all Chupi-loving brides and asked them to share some gorgeous wedding details with us. We especially wanted to see which magical Chupi pieces were part of the wedding. And now we are excited to announce the first couple in our Chupi Wedding Series: Sarah McGinn and Paddy O'Brien. They shared their modern wedding and relaxed and sun-filled day with us.... Where did you meet? We met through…Tinder! Back in the day where it was absolutely MORTO to be seen online dating. Oh how much things have changed. I hadn’t been using the app that long, maybe two or thre

How To Invest in Jewellery: The Definitive Guide from Chupi

November 08, 2018

One of the questions we get asked in Chupi is how to invest in jewellery. So for your convenience, we’ve put together a detailed guide on investing in jewellery - whether it's your first time or you're looking to expand your fine jewellery collection, read on for everything you need to know.  There are many occasions in your life that may provoke the desire for investing in jewellery. It could be a long-awaited graduation, the birth of a beautiful baby or a precious birthday. It could be a hard-earned work promotion or simply, a unique and personal moment in time you never want to forget.

Behind the Scenes at The Chupi Bridal Pop-up at the River Lee

November 08, 2018

Last weekend, the Chupi team headed down to The River Lee in Cork for The Chupi Bridal Pop-up. Taking place in the beautiful Mirror Room at The River Lee Hotel, it was the perfect setting for The Bridal Pop-up. What made The Chupi Bridal Pop-up so special is not only showcasing our gorgeous collection of sparkling pieces, but getting the opportunity to meet our amazing customers face to face. Jewellery marks all kinds of special occasions, and we absolutely loved hearing about which pieces meant the most to you and why. Every piece of jewellery we make holds a special meaning to its owner, th

Invest in a Little Luxury

November 07, 2018

This festive season, why not treat yourself or a loved one to a little bit of luxury by investing in a solid gold piece from Chupi. With solid gold necklaces starting from €199; it’s the perfect excuse to treat yourself to something extra special. Solid gold is highly valued because it doesn’t fade or tarnish and will continue to hold its value over time; when you buy a solid gold piece from Chupi you have not only a tiny piece of our beautiful island, but a future heirloom that will become part of your story and last forever. Although the price of solid gold jewellery can vary sig

Chupi Shortlisted for Professional Jeweller Award

November 07, 2018

We are so excited, we’ve been shortlisted for a Professional Jeweller Award in the Ethical Jewellery category! It’s such an incredible thing to be recognised for, as all of our precious jewellery is handmade with love in Ireland with ethical gold and conflict free diamonds. We are passionate about what we do, and for that reason we don't use conflict diamonds. We work with industry leading standards such as the Kimberly Process, which monitors diamonds from mine to market in partnership with the United Nations, governments, and non-governmental organisations, and manages diamond exports

Chupi AW18 Launch Party: The Best Moments

November 07, 2018

We recently celebrated the launch of our AW18 Collection, Stars in the Sky with a massive party in our store in Powerscourt Townhouse. Hundreds of people joined us for a decadent evening of diamonds & cocktails and previewed the brand new collection! Stylist Lesiele Juliet and her brilliant team worked around the clock to bring our vision for the Chupi AW18 Launch Party to life, from giant origami stars to floral hoops hanging from the ceiling to the most gorgeous photo booth, Lesiele ensured the event was as Chupi-esque as possible! The Instagram-able photo booth Our photo booth bac

Calling all Chupi-loving newlyweds, we’re looking for you!

November 01, 2018

We absolutely love hearing all about your Chupi stories but there’s something quite special about hearing how Chupi 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. We’re looking for some Chupi-loving newlywed brides to be a part of our very exciting real life Chupi wedding interview series. If Chupi was a part of your big day - whether it was in the form of engagement rings, wedding bands, earrings or a beautifu

Make it Personal with the Atrium Personalisation Service

November 01, 2018

This season we’re bringing a new focus to our store Atrium, with a personalisation service. Update your winter wardrobe with a gorgeous scarf from Foxford and embroidered with your initials by Ardattin Embroidery, or have your initials stamped on your sparkling Chupi piece. The Atrium personalisation service will be available between 11am-5pm on November 3rd & November 10th. Foxford Foxford is a woollen mill based in Foxford, Co. Mayo. Foxford will have a gorgeous range of scarves available to be personalised. Made from super soft lambswool, a Foxford scarf adds a simple and elega

The Meaning Behind the November Birthstone

November 01, 2018

Citrine is our gemstone for the month of November. The gemstone’s name stands for “lemon” in French because its colour is close to that of the fruit. Referred to as the “success stone”, wearing Citrine can bring prosperity in business, attract wealth, encourage stamina and positive energy, as well as promote positive energy. Citrine is also known as the “healing quartz”. Legend has is that Citrine promotes vitality and energy inside of whomever wears it! November Birthstone Gift Ideas Drop in the Wild Citrine Ring A glittering five carat oval citrine gemstone sparkles like a

Trending: New Zodiac Star Sign Pendants

October 30, 2018

Introducing the new Zodiac Star Sign Pendants. When the ancient Greeks and Romans first looked to the skies, they saw the constellations glittering brightly and wrote down the very first zodiac. Chupi has been in love with star signs ever since she was little, when she was given a 2000 year old ancient greek coin with a depiction of her star sign. Cast in 14k solid gold from ancient coins from the Greeks and Romans, these coins are over 2000 years old and as beautiful today as they were when they were first made. Cast from an ancient Roman Coin in our darling Dublin using the time ho

Chupi Announces Pop-up at Macy’s

October 30, 2018

We're so delighted to announce our pop-up store in collaboration with Violet Black Jewellery, at the Fort Lauderdale branch of American department store Macy’s. Opening on the 4th November, to target Christmas sales this is the latest of our Chupi pop ups, following the success of our bridal pop-ups in Ireland and at London Fashion Week Festival. We will be showcasing a curated selection, including pieces from the our signature ‘Your North Star’ collection as well as intricate pieces from the popular ‘Hawthorn Twig’ collection. Chupi Sweetman, founder and creative director of

Weekly Sparkle: Moonstone Queen of Hearts Ring

October 24, 2018

Introducing a new addition to our Queen of Hearts family: The Moonstone Queen of Hearts Ring. A crown of sparkling classic diamonds encircles an oval Moonstone in a perfect halo. The fiery diamonds sparkle brilliantly making the Moonstone Queen of Hearts Oval Halo Ring the ultimate statement ring. Halo engagement rings became hugely popular in the 1920s, Chupi has been inspired by the vintage rings her Grandmother used to wear and designed Queen of Hearts to be a future heirloom. Our Precious Collection of engagement rings are designed to mark one of the most special moments in your life a

Behind the Scenes at the Cliff at Lyons Chupi Bridal Pop-up

October 22, 2018

We recently had the pleasure of bringing The Chupi Bridal Pop-up to The Cliff at Lyons in Kildare. Taking place in Love One cottage on the Cliff at Lyons Estate, we met the most amazing people who came to say hi and share their stories. It was so wonderful to hear why something we made mattered, the trust you gave us in telling us you were getting married before anyone else in the world was truly something special! The Location The Cliff at Lyons was the perfect location for the event. Although it's situated in the Irish countryside, it is just a stones throw away from Dublin. The Chupi

Chupi Wins Award at Irish Tatler Woman of the Year Awards

October 22, 2018

The annual Irish Tatler Woman of the Year Awards took place on the 20th October in the Clayton Hotel on the Burlington Road and we were so delighted to be a part of it. Chupi Sweetman was nominated for the Irish Tatler Woman of the Year Fashion Award. Chupi Sweetman said of the event: "When the brilliant team at The Irish Tatler told me I had been nominated for a Woman of the Year award I was so touched, the awards have long been given to serious women of substance and it was a privilege to be in their company. To say I didn’t expect to win would be an understatement! Last night sittin

Chupi Shortlisted for Image Businesswoman of the Year Award

October 19, 2018

We are so excited, we’ve been shortlisted for the Image Businesswoman of the Year Awards in the Entrepreneur category! It’s such an incredible thing to be recognised for, the shortlist is filled with some seriously incredible nominees, women who we inspire to. Being shortlisted is incredible. Right at the very start when we had just launched in 2013, Chupi was nominated in the Image Business Women of the Year awards. She lost, and it’s a funny thing but losing was one of the most powerful things that has happened to Chupi. It made her think about what she was building, what did she

Start Your Christmas Shopping Early

October 18, 2018

We might be in the middle of a surprisingly mild October, but Christmas is fast approaching! Save the panic of finding last minute gifts and start your Christmas Shopping early this year. With our 100 days returns policy, you can be rest assured that you have the perfect gift for your loved one this Christmas. Returning a piece couldn’t be simpler. Try your piece on in the comfort of your own home and if you need to send it back you have 100 days from the date you received your order to exchange or return. We love what we make and we want you to love your Chupi piece every bit as much.