Jewellery Blog

Stay tuned to our blog for the latest news in jewellery business! We’ll be talking not only about vintage rings but about jewellery in general as well. Below you can find some interesting facts about gemstones and their crafting techniques, the differences between diamond cuts etc. We especially hope that you will find a lot of useful information in our Jewellery Guides section!

16Jul 2018
Wedding Ring Guide

So, you’ve got an engagement ring that you love, your big day is approaching, and now it’s time to think about your wedding ring! But there are so many styles and options out there, it can seem overwhelming at first. Here are six ideas in our wedding ring guide to get you started.

08Sep 2017
lyrath wedding picture with logo

If you or a friend are planning a wedding, then take note that the beautiful Lyrath Estate on the outskirts of Kilkenny is holding its annual Wedding Showcase this Sunday (September 10). We will be among the exhibitors, and we’d love to see you there. We will be: showcasing our range of Ladies Wedding Rings […]

05Jul 2017
rhodium plating white gold

The distinctive sheen of white gold means it remains a popular choice for engagement rings, wedding rings, and eternity rings. With its beauty comes a certain responsibility though, as white gold rings require regular maintenance. The sheen fades over time, and rhodium plating is needed to restore it. Why does a white gold ring need […]

12Dec 2016
Lorimat Christmas Gift Guide 1

With Christmas fast approaching, we’ve a wide range of beautiful gift items at Lorimat, with something to suit all tastes and budgets. Our 16-page Christmas Gift Guide features dozens of gift ideas, ranging from a flower comb hair accessory at just €8 all the way up to spectacular vintage-style engagement rings, if you’re a man […]

03Nov 2016
engagement ring

Our latest blog is especially for anybody who’s just become a bride-to-be: So he’s finally popped the big question, you said ‘yes!’, and people are already beginning to ask if you’ve set a date. But before you even think of planning the wedding, there’s something else important to do first – and that’s finding your […]

24Oct 2016
buying a ring

Buying a vintage-style diamond engagement ring is one of the most important and perhaps one of the most expensive purchases that you will make. Because of this, you need to make sure that the diamond engagement ring you choose is perfect in every aspect. There are various factors to consider when it comes to buying […]

12Oct 2016
18ct White Gold Shaped Diamond Set 2.2mm Ladies Vintage Wedding Ring JL249/Q

So your marriage is fast approaching, and you still haven’t found the perfect wedding ring. Don’t worry! At Lorimat, you will find just the right wedding ring for yourself and for your partner. Lorimat Jewellers is a leading jewellery shop in Kilkenny, and we have a beautiful collection of antique wedding rings, vintage engagement rings, […]