Showing articles in the category: Chupi Engagement Series

The Chupi Engagement Series: Harriett & Richard

June 21, 2020

Meet the latest couple in the Chupi Engagement Series: Harriet & Richard. Harriet tells us about her gorgeous engagement in Vietnam with the most beautiful You Me & Magic Grey Diamond Engagement Ring. We met on a night out in Crete (well technically Malia, but Crete makes our 18 year old selves sound much more sophisticated ha!) in 2009 on our respective guys and girls holidays before we all headed off to university in the September.  We booked an epic trip to Vietnam to celebrate our 10 year anniversary. The plan was to spend 3 weeks city hopping from Sapa down to

The Chupi Engagement Series: Danielle & Matt

June 15, 2020

Meet the latest couple in the Chupi Engagement Series: Danielle and Matt. Danielle tells us about her gorgeous engagement in New York City with the most beautiful You Me & Magic Grey Diamond Engagement Ring. Matt and I met over 5 years ago and although it wasn’t a fairytale meeting, I’m glad I swiped right! It took us a while to go on a date, we were both at The University of Sheffield and were busy with work and final exams. We finally met up for a drink a couple of months later, we ended up chatting for hours and hit it off. Since then, we’ve stayed in Sheffield, moved in toget

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

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,

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!

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,

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

The Chupi Engagement Series: Katie and Dave

April 16, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Katie and Dave. Katie tells us about their gorgeous proposal the night before they left for a holiday to Brooklyn last summer with her amazing black diamond engagement ring. Dave & I met when we were 17. That was ten years ago now and it simultaneously feels like an eternity and a second since I’ve known him. Not all teenage loves survive through time, but we knew ours would.  We were heading to Brooklyn for our summer holiday. Our cases were packed all ready for our adventure and we were both so excited. I had gone to th

The Chupi Engagement Series: Michaela & Kevin

April 12, 2020

Meet the latest couple in our series: Michaela & Kevin. Michaela tells us about her gorgeous engagement with one of our bestselling rings, the Love is All Grey Diamond ring. We met on Bumble and after talking online for a couple of weeks, we met for a drink after work in NoName bar. After chatting for a couple of minutes, we learnt we were both originally from Louth (about 20 minutes away from each other), had attended the same university at the same time and had multiple people in common! It was pretty funny and definitely helped break the ice. We have been inseparable ever since!

The Chupi Engagement Series: Sinead & Niall

April 08, 2020

Meet the latest couple in The Chupi Engagement Series: Sinead and Niall. When his original plans to propose in London on Sinead's birthday got cancelled due to Covid-19, Niall had thought about waiting until after the social distance and isolation regulations were lifted to propose, but changed his mind when he decided to make this time in their home joyful and proposed with Sinead’s dream Aquamarine ring. I’m from Dublin, and Niall is from just outside Skibbereen in West Cork. My Dad is from nearby and I’ve spent a good third of my life down there on holidays so I’m lucky to b

The Chupi Engagement Series: How to apply

April 03, 2020

We absolutely adore hearing your Chupi stories, but there's something pretty special about how Chupi pieces fit into one of the most exciting and love-filled days of people's lives; their engagement. We love seeing your pictures, hearing your stories and we know our fans feel the same way too. We're looking for newly-engaged Chupi couples to be a part of our very exciting real life Chupi Engagement Series. If a Chupi engagement ring or Chupi promise ring was a part of your engagement, we'd love to hear from you and feature you on The Chupi Blog. What we're looking for: We would lo

The Chupi Engagement Series: Kevin & Catherine

March 31, 2020

Meet the latest couple in our series: Kevin & Catherine who got engaged in New York earlier this year. New York is one of our favourite cities, it has such a special place in our hearts. Chupi was meant to travel to New York this week for lots of exciting meetings, but had to cancel due to the current situation. We hope to be back in NYC very soon, and in the meantime we're sharing one of our favourite engagement stories in this special place. We’re thinking of all of our darling customers in New York and around the world at this time, stay safe and mind yourself. Catherine and I firs

The Chupi Engagement Series: Chloe & Barry

March 24, 2020

Meet the latest couple in the Chupi Engagement Series: Chloe and Barry. Chloe tells us about her gorgeous engagement at their favourite spot, Killiney Hill, with the most gorgeous promise piece. Barry and I met when we were teenagers, we were in a peer mentor group together on our first day of our undergrad degree (Biomedical, Health and Life Science in UCD). We were good friends for 6 years but nothing more as we had both been dating other people. We went to separate universities for medical school but stayed good friends and used to meet regularly for coffee or drinks.  About

The Chupi Engagement Series: Roisin & Tom

February 19, 2020

Meet Roisin and Tom, the loveliest couple who are very close to our hearts here at Chupi. Roisin, our brilliant Production Lead here at Chupi, tells us about her gorgeous New York proposal and the story behind the very special grey diamond in her You Me & Magic engagement ring .. Tom is English but went to college in Trinity, we met through mutual friends while I was living in London. We were on holiday in New York in mid January, and on the second day I had planned a day of major touristing that was going to end in Central Park followed by dinner. Looking back, Tom was super impatient

The Chupi Engagement Series: Rachael & Jaimie

January 28, 2020

Since we started the Chupi Engagement Series last year, we have heard the most wonderful stories of how a Chupi heirloom ring played a part in one of the most special moments in your life. We are very excited to announce the latest couple in our series - the lovely Rachael & Jaimie who tell us about their gorgeous engagement in the National Concert Hall in Dublin. We met in June 2017 at a mutual friends BBQ where we kept glancing at each other all evening. We finished the evening watching a movie with our friends holding hands. At this point we had yet to really speak to

The Chupi Engagement Series: Matthew & Huw

January 08, 2020

Recently we put a call out to all newly engaged Chupi couples and asked them to share the details of their engagement with us. We are very excited to introduce the latest couple in our series, Matthew & Huw, who tell us about their gorgeous engagement on Murlough Beach in Co. Down. "Huw and I originally met on a dating app. I had planned the proposal for a few months and I knew that I wanted to propose somewhere special. Growing up in my family, we used to go to Murlough Beach in Newcastle, Co. Down a lot for Sunday walks. I knew it was an ideal location as it's right by the coas

The Chupi Engagement Series: Arun & Esme

December 20, 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 share the latest couple in our series, Arun & Esme who told us about their beautiful engagement in Sri Lanka. How they met Arun: 10 years ago, I was working in a cocktail bar in Nottingham after university. Esme had just moved to Nottingham to start her degree, and she started working at the same bar. I remember seeing her and being intrigued as to who she was, I started asking everyone questions to get to know more about h