Custom Design – Past, Present, Future

Remember the 2 opals?  For John’s custom design engagement ring, we were looking for the perfect centre for her ring.  Her favourite colour is green so he chose the opal with that precise viridescence. Symbolism for love so often focuses on the past, the present and the future. So it does in this custom designContinue reading “Custom Design – Past, Present, Future”

Too cold to go out.

Have you got a special occasion coming up? Are you shopped out? Why not try Oro de Rey’s Concierge Service? We will come to your door- whether that’s at your office or in your home. We’ll help you redesign something left neglected in your jewellery drawer and make it a stunning piece you’ll never wantContinue reading “Too cold to go out.”

Saturday night in the summer

It was a beautiful hot and breezy summer Saturday night at the riverside home.  Family and friends were gathered to celebrate her 50th birthday and her parents, siblings and children all waited in anticipation as she opened the familiar red Oro de Rey box to reveal the family ring they had all lovingly purchased forContinue reading “Saturday night in the summer”

The Call of the Red Cups

My wife and a friend did some cross border shopping this weekend and she came back complaining that she was hearing Christmas carols in the mall ALREADY.  “It’s just too early for ‘Dashing through the Snow’”,  she complained with dramatic flare, though she begrudgingly acknowledged they had travelled through a blinding snow storm to getContinue reading “The Call of the Red Cups”