Showing articles in the category: Weddings & Engagements

The Chupi Guide to choosing the perfect Engagement Ring

February 13, 2020

Engagement rings have a magic all of their own, they're such a precious symbol of love. Whether you're just engaged or planning to propose, we've created a guide with everything you need to know about choosing the perfect ring. An engagement ring is more than just a piece of jewellery, it's something precious that will mark a special moment forever. Finding the perfect fit We understand that knowing the exact ring size of your loved one can be challenging. If it's a surprise and you're unsure of the ring size, we always recommend ordering your engagement ring in the largest size

The Chupi Wedding Series: Kelly & Tom

January 17, 2020

In the latest installment of The Chupi Wedding Series, we speak to Kelly & Tom about the beginning of their journey in an Irish Pub in Denver to their gorgeous wedding in their backyard. We actually met on Match.com in October of 2018. I am a widow, my husband died unexpectedly in 2017 and Tom is divorced. We met on Match.com (which we don't typically tell people). We met in person at an Irish pub in suburban Denver.. this is typically where we tell people we met! Ironically, meeting for the first time in person at an Irish pub set the tone for our trip to Ireland and love of everythi

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

Complimentary leather jewellery box with Heirloom rings

December 12, 2019

Order one of our beautiful Heirloom Rings from our ready to ship Heirloom Ring collection before Christmas and receive a complimentary Chupi Jewellery Box* designed by Chupi to keep her most precious pieces. Chupi designed this stunning jewellery box as the perfect way to store your heirloom pieces. This 100% leather (or vegan leather depending on your choice ) jewellery box is lined with our signature Chupi blush pink velvet.This box is not for sale and is available exclusively to anyone who purchases an Heirloom Ring from our ready to ship collection between now and Christmas.

The Chupi Wedding Series: Linda & Lisa

November 01, 2019

In the latest installment of The Chupi Wedding Series, we speak to Linda & Lisa about the beginning of their journey as good friends in 2007 to their big day set in the beautiful Horetown House in County Wexford. We have known each other for many years as we shared the same group of friends. We both went travelling to South East Asia and Australia in 2007 during this time became really close and that was the start of our romantic relationship so I guess you can say we both married our best friend. So cliché I know haha. We had many ups and downs in between like most couples, but

Your Chupi Stories: A New York Proposal

October 10, 2019

He said he thought she would never say yes.. He knew he wanted to spend the rest of his life with her from the moment he met her. They had talked about getting married but they weren’t in a hurry. He said he wanted to surprise her. I met him the day he collected his ring, he had put so much thought and love into choosing the perfect one. He was so nervous and excited. He had it all planned, a proposal in Central Park with lunch in the boathouse looking out over the lake. But she hurt her leg on the walk through the park and they had to hurry to lunch so she could rest. He said he was so wo

Your Chupi Stories: You Me & Magic

October 04, 2019

Losing her dad nearly broke her heart. I met her in our store one day, she wanted to try on Grey Diamonds rings and I was lucky enough to be there. I asked was it for a something special? She said it was to remember someone special. She said he was always there for her, a kind and gentle man. He didn’t always know what to say, but just knowing she could call him whenever she needed him was enough. He had left her a little bit of money in his will, she said she hung onto that cheque for the longest time. Nothing seemed good enough and she didn’t want to waste it. Then one day she realised

Our Guide to: Promise Rings

September 12, 2019

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 our the main engagement ring together afterwards. The advantage of this 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. Most Loved Promise Rings Solid Gold Promise Me Ring A tiny diamond sparkles in a gold twig ring, a prom

Chupi-loving Newlyweds,
we’re looking for you!

September 04, 2019

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

Men’s Wedding Bands

August 30, 2019

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 their own. Discover our range of men's wedding bands, handcrafted and hallmarked in Ireland. Driftwood Ring Formerly known as 'Love is an Ocean', this wedding band is cast in 14k yellow gold from a piece of driftwood Chupi found on a beach in the West of Ireland. The gorgeous texture and detail in the ring is a reminder that love is an ocean on which we adventure. The Driftwood Band is available in 2 widths, W

What is: a Morganite gemstone?

August 22, 2019

Morganite gemstones are becoming increasingly popular and if you've ever seen one, it's easy to see why. Today, millennial women are trendsetters and high achievers. The colour that is closely associated with this determined and defining femininity is a delicate shade of pink. Flattering, chic and wearable on any occasion, Morganite gemstones are definitely on trend. Morganite is a beautiful blush pink gemstone that was discovered in Madagascar in 1910. Although this gemstone has been around for quite some time, it has become increasingly popular in recent years. It was named after the Ame

Moissanite Engagement Rings

August 09, 2019

Introducing our exclusive collection of Moissanite Engagement Rings. We are so excited to introduce moissanite to our range of diamonds and gemstones. Moissanite is the perfect gemstone for the person who is looking for something truly different. Moissanite is the most brilliantly sparkling gemstone. Each gemstone is grown in a lab with minimal environmental impact. Our moissanite stones are sourced from Charles & Colvard in New York bringing you a hand cut, socially responsible and eternally brilliant gemstone. Darling in the Wild Moissanite Engagement Ring Like a sparkle of sunli

Find your perfect wedding ring

August 01, 2019

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 their own. Discover our range of wedding bands, handcrafted and hallmarked right here in Ireland. Crown of Hope A crown of marquise diamonds sparkle like starlight, a shining light of hope creating a perfect diadem crown. For all of your hopes and dreams, this ring is the perfect piece to wear with your ring stack or mark a precious moment. Driftwood Band The Driftwood Band is cast in 14k yellow gold fr

The Chupi Promise Piece Exchange Program

July 02, 2019

Introducing The Chupi Promise Piece Exchange Program. A promise piece is a symbolic piece that you pop the question with, so that you and your partner can pick out the engagement ring together. Promise pieces are becoming increasingly popular as people want to choose their own engagement ring. Not to mention, you find the perfect engagement ring in the perfect size with the romance of a surprise proposal! If you come back to Chupi for your engagement ring, the price you paid for your Chupi promise piece will be deducted from the price of your chosen Chupi engagement ring, upon receipt

Introducing: The Promise Ring Necklace

June 28, 2019

Introducing the latest addition to our Promise Me collection, the Solid Gold Promise Ring Necklace. Inspired by the immortal words of AA Milne; “Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think”. Promise pieces have been given for years as a token of love and a promise of things to come. The perfect piece if you are planning a surprise proposal but want to choose your engagement ring together. The Promise Ring Necklace also means you don't have to worry about finding the right ring size. This precious piece is d

Chupi Team Weddings: Anna & Keith

June 24, 2019

It’s no surprise that we adore weddings here at Chupi HQ. From venues, to dresses and favourite moments on the day, we asked the Chupi Team to share with you their gorgeous wedding days. In this installment we speak to Anna, Production Manager at Chupi who tells us all about her gorgeous wedding day in Mount Druid, Co. Westmeath. The Venue "We got married in Mount Druid, Co. Westmeath. My wedding was vintage inspired. I have always enjoyed shopping for vintage clothes, so it felt right to go for a look I love and felt comfortable in. On the day, I had the most amazing hair and make-up