What is your most memorable wedding?
The Duchess Of Cambridge Kate & Prince William.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
What about your business are you most proud of?
People buy jewellery as gift, to express their love, to celebrate and commemorate milestones and arrival of a baby in a family etc. We at Splendor Diamonds enjoy being a part of those happy occasions and helping people.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Planning is the key to success.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
The groom gifting an item of jewellery to the bride.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
We offer free consultation in a relaxed environment and customers can try on their favourite designs before committing to a purchase.
What are your favourite wedding traditions for rings?
According to a tradition believed to have been derived from the Romans, the wedding ring is worn on the left hand ring finger because there was thought to be a vein in the finger, referred to as the 'Vena Amoris' or the 'Vein of Love' said to be directly connected to the heart.
What is the most romantic engraving you have seen on a wedding ring?
Our love is always and forever.
Which ring do you think holds most significance for a bride?
What is your favourite proposal story?
In one of first recorded uses of a diamond engagement ring, Archduke Maximilian of Austria proposes to Mary of Burgundy with a ring that is set with thin flat pieces of diamonds in the shape of an “M”. It was back in 1477.