Showing articles in the category: Weddings & Engagements

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

Chupi Team Weddings: Zoe & Lorcan

May 22, 2019

It’s no surprise that we adore weddings here at Chupi HQ. We love hearing about your special day, from venues, to dresses and favourite moments on the day. We asked the Chupi Team to share with us the gorgeous details of their big day. In this installment we speak to Zoe, Head of Brand Marketing at Chupi who tells us all about her gorgeous wedding day in The Glenlo Abbey Hotel, Galway. "The theme was blush pink, gold, polka dots and lots of white. Funnily enough I hadn’t started working for Chupi yet but our wedding was very ‘on brand!’ I designed my blush pink and gold invites

The Chupi Wedding Series:
Chupi and Brian

May 10, 2019

In the latest installment of The Chupi Wedding Series, we speak to Chupi & Brian about their beautiful five-day wedding in Mount Druid, Mullingar. It’s no surprise that we adore weddings here at Chupi HQ. From the venue, to her dress and her favourite moment on the day, we asked Chupi Sweetman to share with us the details of her gorgeous wedding day. The Venue "Our venue, Mount Druid in Mullingar, was a blank canvas which enabled us to have a five-day wedding, a culmination of all of the talents and skills of a brilliant group of people – from my brother who shot our wedding

Introducing SS19 : Emerald Engagement Rings

May 04, 2019

Known as the gem of Spring, we are delighted to introduce 4 new Emerald engagement rings as part of our SS19 collection! We hand pick the most beautiful natural Emeralds and oil treat them to bring out their gorgeous colour. Available in either a polished band or signature Chupi twig ring and as a stunning solitaire or accompanied by sparkling diamond sides, you are spoilt for choice for an Emerald beauty! Why Choose An Emerald? Emeralds are said to bring passion, bliss and unconditional love! The glittering green hue of the Emerald stone is particularly close to our hearts here at Chupi, gi

The Chupi Wedding Series:
Aisling and Kieran

May 03, 2019

In the latest installment of The Chupi Wedding Series, we speak to Aisling & Kieran about the beginning of their journey as housemates in 2014 to their big day set in the beautiful Tufarris Hotel in Co. Wicklow. From their Hawthorn Twig wedding bands to their bridesmaid gifts, Aisling and Kieran tell us why they chose Chupi pieces for their wedding day. What’s your/your partner’s names? Aisling & Kieran Where did you meet? Our story together started on the 21st of December 2014. Kieran had moved back from Australia and into a house I was sharing with his good friend that Sep

Sparkling New Engagement Rings

May 02, 2019

Introducing a brand new collection of engagement rings for the modern bride. From pear shaped grey diamonds surrounded by a halo of glittering classic diamonds to beautiful emeralds, you’re sure to find an engagement ring for your most adored. Inspired by following your dreams and the precious places we call home, our SS19 collection includes gorgeous new engagement rings, solid gold engraved coordinate pieces, a new solid gold arrow collection and a 2,500 year old coin necklace. Chupi’s Precious Collection of Engagement Rings are designed to mark one of the most special moments in y

How to: Take the perfect engagement ring photo

April 12, 2019

If you've just gotten engaged, you'll be bursting to tell your family and friends the amazing news and what better way than with an engagement ring photo? We asked the amazing wedding photographer Claire Brown to give us her best tips on how to take the perfect engagement ring photo. Find the right light Lighting is key for taking the perfect engagement ring photo. Go outdoors when the light is soft and diffused, or take your shot near a window with good natural light. Avoid the flash & any harsh lighting for your engagement ring photo. Treat yourself to a manicure You'll be showing o

The Chupi Wedding Series:
Hilary and Billy

April 03, 2019

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! In the latest installment of our Chupi Wedding Series, we talk to Hilary and Billy about their big day set in Ireland's most romantic hotel in Co. Cork. Where did you meet? We met online in March 2015. We had our first date in the bar at the Imperial Hotel in Cork, where we're both from. Can you tell us a little bit about the proposal? Billy proposed on Christmas morning 2017 in our livin

Trending: Moonstone engagement rings

February 21, 2019

Moonstone is the perfect statement gemstone and makes for a gorgeous alternative to a traditional white diamond in an engagement ring. With its beautiful iridescent sparkle, moonstone is a bohemian favourite. The popular gem is perfect for the bride who is looking for a unique engagement ring without the price tag. The desire for semi-precious and coloured stones is on the rise as brides are stepping away from the traditional white diamond in an engagement ring and looking a for unique coloured stone. The Moonstone gem was named for its glowing colour sheen that resembles the moonlight. Th

Here’s what you need to know about promise rings

February 08, 2019

Tell Chupi the truth: Do you know what a promise ring is?  A promise ring is a symbolic ring that you pop the question with, so that you and your partner can pick out the engagement ring together. Promise rings are becoming more and more popular in Ireland as women want to choose their own engagement ring. Not to mention, you find the perfect ring in the perfect size with all the romance of a surprise proposal! There’s one more thing, if you come back to Chupi for your engagement ring, we’ll take back your Chupi Promise Ring and put the value of the promise ring towards the value of y

Make it a Valentine’s Day to remember

January 31, 2019

Make it a Valentine’s Day to remember with a sparkling Chupi Engagement Ring. We’d love to help you pick the perfect ring for your special someone. All of our Engagement Rings are safely shipped via complimentary DHL tracked shipping, wrapped in our luxury blush pink gift wrapping and placed in a discreet shipping bag. Our Precious Collection of engagement rings are designed to mark one of the most special moments in your life and made with love to last a lifetime, these future heirlooms have a magic all of their own. Sparkling Engagement Rings Solid Gold Queen of Hearts Round One Cara

How to: look after your Engagement Ring

January 14, 2019

You've spent forever dreaming of your perfect engagement ring, and now it's a permanent fixture on your left hand! Wearing an expensive ring for the first time can be daunting and you'll have so many questions about wearing and caring for your engagement ring. Should you wear it to sleep? Can you wear it in the pool? How do you clean it? As an engagement ring is likely to be the most expensive piece of jewellery you'll ever own, we don't blame you for having so many questions! Here, Chupi Sweetman and the Chupi Production team tell us their best tips for looking after your Engagement ring.