Romance in Roses

As high school sweethearts they were inseparable.  Lots of time to get to know each others’ characters, likes and dislikes – really seems it was growing up together.  Lots of travel through school trips as well as sharing vacations with each others families. University meant they no longer saw each other daily but their heartsContinue reading “Romance in Roses”

Most Popular Month To Get Engaged

Did you know the most popular month to get engaged is December? Well guess what?  That’s next month.  Finding that perfect ring is a big deal.  It’s that one piece of sparkle planned to be worn forever. It doesn’t have to be difficult or stressful. We want to be your jeweller.  Let us share our knowledge, experience andContinue reading “Most Popular Month To Get Engaged”

The Two Shall Become One

Last weekend was the wedding of one of our customers. Perhaps we should say, “one of our friends” because they start off as customers but it doesn’t take long for them to become friends. I worked with Dave last summer to design a beautiful, elegant ring for Nicole.  This spring we started to think about the WeddingContinue reading “The Two Shall Become One”

Anticipating

I received a call from a  young man looking to purchase an engagement ring.  I love that first phone call because that anticipation and enthusiasm is so palpable.  I have the privilege of letting my heart skip a beat with the excitement of it, too.  It never gets old. So, here is where we are today.Continue reading “Anticipating”

Gratitude and Pride

Every custom designed engagement ring we make fills me with gratitude and pride. Gratitude for the trust that is placed in Oro de Rey to design a ring that is meant to be worn on the bride’s hand always and pride at the beauty of the finished product.  My clients, my colleagues and my friendsContinue reading “Gratitude and Pride”

Adam Tells His Own Engagement Story

The plan went off without a hitch! I waited until Brandi got home from work. Our daughter didn’t want to go to sleep but Brandi’s magic got her to sleep with relative ease.  Brandi came back into the living room and sat down to enjoy a TV show. She asked me if I could getContinue reading “Adam Tells His Own Engagement Story”