Showing articles in the category: Chupi Engagement Series

The Chupi Engagement Series: JoAnn & Alex

October 24, 2019

Since we started the Chupi Engagement Series earlier this 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. Our next couple in the series is one that is so special to us here at Chupi. JoAnn, our brilliant Digital Marketing Specialist and her Fiancée Alex tell us about their gorgeous engagement in Wicklow on New Years Day. Alex and I met through a friend in college. I was actually in my final year and didn't have much time to start dating so we started seeing each other over the summer. He was pat

The Chupi Engagement Series: Gemma & Niall

October 09, 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, Gemma & Niall who told us about their beautiful engagement in The Cotswolds. Gemma: "We both attended drama school in 2013 at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. Niall was a bit of a social recluse and got swept up by a mutual friend who introduced us. I cant really say it was love at first sight. We are chalk and cheese really. Niall was very dark and mysterious, a man of min

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'

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

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

The Chupi Engagement Series: Cheryl & Will

July 26, 2019

In the latest installment of The Chupi Engagement Series, we speak to the amazing Cheryl & Will from Ballyshane about how a very special Chupi ring was part of their engagement in Yosemite on New Years Eve. Cheryl is also the brilliant General Manager here at Chupi. "We are both from Tullow in County Carlow, so our paths had crossed a few times before we got to know each other. It wasn’t till we ended up working together in 2014 that we really got to know each other. In March 2015 we went on our first date and the rest is history!" "A week into dating, Will turned to me and said

The Chupi Engagement Series: Síomha & Conor

July 04, 2019

In the latest installment of The Chupi Engagement Series, we speak to Síomha and Conor who tell us the amazing story of their engagement in Botswana! "We met as awkward 15 year olds in the Wicklow town musical, Grease. We weren’t exactly Sandy and Dannys though, just two very amateur background dancers/singers. Twelve years later, we’ve been through a lot but here we are, still very happily together!" "I was born in Botswana, and 18 years after I had left, we were back for a holiday homecoming. This was already a special holiday – I hadn’t been back since and I couldn’t wait

The Chupi Engagement Series: Michael & Joe

June 17, 2019

In the next installment of The Chupi Engagement Series, we speak to Michael and Joe from The Bearded Candle Makers who tell us the brilliant story of how they met, and how they kept their engagement a secret for nearly a year! "I'm Michael and my fiancé is Joe. (I love sayin that!) We met on Instagram, Joe had been following me and my business for ages. Then out of the blue I got a message from him saying "I think it's about time you ask me out for a coffee.." and I thought... This guy is awesome! Our first few dates lasted for ever, our second date latest around 9 hours! " The Enga

The Chupi Engagement Series: Kate & Darragh

May 29, 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, Kate and Darragh who told us about their picturesque engagement on Cuilcagh Mountain in Fermanagh. "We met back in November 2013. After swiping right on tinder we went for our first date to Alfie’s on South William Street for cocktails. I remember that date so well,  we met outside St Stephens Green shopping centre. I was wearing a neon yellow blazer that still haunts me, what was I thinking! Obvio

The Chupi Engagement Series: Laura & Ronan

May 17, 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 first couple in our series, Laura and Ronan who told us about their picturesque engagement in Iceland and how Laura chose her forever ring at The Chupi Pop-up: Cork Edition. "Myself and Ronan met in 2011 when we started working together in retail. We started going out after working together for a few months and the rest is history!" The Engagement "We got engaged on March 16th 2019 and I can say that it was, without a sha