Showing articles in the category: Weddings & Engagements

Men’s Wedding bands

June 13, 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 width

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

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

February 21, 2019

The 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. 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, weddi

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.

The Chupi Wedding Series:
Ailís and Sean

December 18, 2018

In the latest installment of our Chupi Wedding Series, we talk to Ailís and Sean about their journey from the backpacking hostels of Australia to the magical wilderness of the Dingle Peninsula. And how a piece of driftwood in Kerry was an integral part of the wedding ring story... Where did you meet? We met in a hostel in Melbourne, Australia twelve years ago. How did you two meet? It was a love at first sight and first sound moment! We were both intrigued by each other’s accents (I’m from Kerry, he’s from Kent). We were both travelling the world separately at the time. But afte

The Chupi Wedding Series:
Sarah and Rory

December 06, 2018

Next up in our Chupi Wedding Series are the gorgeous Sarah and Rory from Kilkenny. Read on to get a sneak peak into Sarah and Rory's magical and ethereal destination wedding in Tavira, Portugal Where did you meet? We are both from Kilkenny city, and met in the local nightclub after our 6th year graduation. Can you tell us a little bit about the proposal? After a lovely stroll around Dublin on a sunny day in August, Rory got down on one knee in front of the Shrine of St Valentine in the Whitefriar Street Carmelite Church on Aungier St. We went for a walk in Stephens Green afterwa

The Chupi Wedding Series:
Maree and Donal

November 28, 2018

Recently, we put a call out to all Chupi-loving brides and asked them to share some gorgeous wedding details with us. Including which magical Chupi pieces they adorned on their special day! We are very excited to announce the second couple in our series, Maree Geraghty and Donal Tarrant, who told us about their gold-themed, countryside wedding Where did you meet? We met in August 2010 when we were both doing an internship in JP Morgan in Dublin. My first impression of Dónal was how cheeky he was. I loved how much fun he was and we clicked straight away. It wasn't long till he asked me o

Thinking of buying an engagement ring or something extra special?

November 25, 2018

We want to make your special moment magic. Our precious collection of engagement and wedding rings are designed to mark one of the most special moments in your life. From our precious pieces to our packaging, everything is made with love here in Ireland. All of our precious jewellery is handmade with love in Ireland with ethical gold and conflict free diamonds. Ireland has an incredible wealth of creative talent and craftsmanship, and is known for its rich design heritage. We are incredibly proud of say that our jewellery is made in Ireland, loved everywhere. Trending Engagement Rings Solid