• Why Buy a Two Tone Moissanite Engagement Ring?

    Why Buy a Two Tone Moissanite Engagement Ring?

    Two tone moissanite engagement rings are increasingly popular this year, and are set to be one of 2021’s biggest trends. If you’re curious about what a two tone ring is and if it might be an option for you, we’ve outlined our collection down below, with everything there is to know about this gorgeous ring design.
  • Multi Stone Moissanite Engagement Rings

    Multi Stone Moissanite Engagement Rings

    One of the major engagement ring trends for 2021 has most certainly been the multi stone ring. Whether that be on the hands of the rich and famous or on newly engaged couples, this ring type can be seen everywhere. Read on for a breakdown of everything there is to know about multi stone moissanite engagement rings, and an overview of our collection.
  • Top Ten Affordable Moissanite Engagement Rings

    Top Ten Affordable Moissanite Engagement Rings

    Although engagement rings are seen as an expense that shouldn’t be spared, there is a huge variety of options available for those who are more budget conscious. We value the highest quality materials, and the expert British Craftsmanship of our Goldsmiths, but the price of moissanite engagement rings and our lab diamond engagement rings means that dreaming big can be a reality.
  • A Guide to Men’s Wedding Bands

    A Guide to Men’s Wedding Bands

    We have a stunning range of men’s wedding bands at Lily Arkwright and choosing the right style for you can be a difficult decision. We’ve compiled a list of everything there is to know, so read on for our breakdown and some of our top picks.
  • The Hidden Halo in Moissanite Engagement Rings

    The Hidden Halo in Moissanite Engagement Rings

    The hidden halo is a contemporary twist on the traditional halo design. The intricate nature of this style has made it a hit among celebrities and its popularity looks only set to rise. We offer a gorgeous selection of moissanite engagement rings as well as lab grown diamond engagement rings that can feature this stunning detail. Read on to learn all about the Lily...
  • Yellow Gold and its History in Jewellery and Engagement Rings

    Yellow Gold and its History in Jewellery and Engagement Rings

    Yellow Gold is one of our most in demand metal types when it comes to buying an engagement ring and has seen a surge in popularity in recent years. The warm tones of this metal are making a comeback in a big way, read on for our breakdown of the history of yellow gold, its use in jewellery and some of our favourite picks...
  • Top Ten Petite Moissanite Engagement Rings

    Top Ten Petite Moissanite Engagement Rings

    One of our most popular collections of moissanite engagement rings is our petite styles. These delicate pieces are perfect for those who want something with plenty of sparkle but with a daintier and slightly more understated design. All our petite collection of moissanite engagement rings can be set with Lily Arkwright Moissanite or Charles & Colvard Forever One.
  • A Guide to Vintage-Inspired Moissanite Engagement Rings

    A Guide to Vintage
    Inspired Moissanite Engagement Rings

    Coloured gemstones, halo settings and yellow gold; the vintage-inspired engagement ring is fast becoming popular due to its individual style. Read on for our guide to the newest trends and most popular designs that all feature a contemporary twist.
  • A Guide to Lily Arkwright Moissanite Pendants and Jewellery

    A Guide to Lily Arkwright Moissanite Pendants and Jewellery

    Our amazing range of moissanite pendant necklaces and bracelets are beautiful as part of a bridal set, or simply as a gorgeous gift. Read on for our guide to some of the dazzling jewellery collections we offer.
  • What Is The Mohs Scale Of Hardness?

    What Is The Mohs Scale Of Hardness?

    The Mohs scale of hardness is a relative scale of scratchability.  In 1822, a German geologist and mineralogist, Friedrich Mohs, created a scale of mineral hardness graded from the softest (1) to the hardest (10). The scale was created using the simple technique of one mineral’s ability to visibly scratch another. For example, a stone rated eight can be scratched or damaged by a...
  • Classic Rings: Minimalist Designs

    Classic Rings: Minimalist Designs

    Sometimes the solitaire is best, and in this article we’ll go over some of the tried and tested designs that are always in style. Minimalist rings are an obvious classic, but they can also have a contemporary twist, read on for some of our recommendations.
  • Why Shop For An Engagement Ring Online?

    Why Shop For An Engagement Ring Online?

    Choosing an engagement ring can be a daunting project, but here at Lily Arkwright we’re here to help and make sure that picking the perfect ring is as easy as it can possibly be. Buying an engagement ring online is a great way for you to access and research an incredibly large range of options.
  • Why Pick A Ruby Engagement Ring?

    Why Pick A Ruby Engagement Ring?

    Ruby is one of the most popular coloured gemstones and works beautifully when set into an engagement ring. Although traditionally associated with July, this birthstone looks amazing no matter what month you were born in!
  • Moissanite Earrings Guide

    Moissanite Earrings Guide

    Thinking about purchasing a pair of moissanite or diamond earrings? Our beautiful collection of these gemstone studs is the perfect accessory and complement to any engagement ring, and would look stunning worn down the aisle. Read on for our guide helping you to choose the best lab grown earrings.
  • Moissanite Engagement Ring Trends

    Moissanite Engagement Ring Trends

    Want to know the latest engagement ring trends? As the days grow longer and spring starts in earnest, the engagement season has only just begun. If you’re thinking about popping the question or just looking for some insight into engagement ring trends, read our guide to popular styles for some inspiration.
  • Finding Your Perfect Wedding Ring

    Finding Your Perfect Wedding Ring

    Unsure which wedding band you should pick? We’ve done the hard work for you! Read on to see which wedding bands we’ve chosen to match your moissanite engagement ring perfectly.
  • Princess Diana's Engagement Ring in new Film 'Spencer'

    Princess Diana's Engagement Ring in new Film 'Spencer'

    Have you heard about Kristen Steward’s new film? Spencer is set to feature the A-lister in a royal drama about Princess Diana, and we were delighted to see the recent press image showing off her engagement ring replica!
  • Lily Arkwright Moissanite or Charles & Colvard Moissanite

    Lily Arkwright Moissanite or Charles & Colvard Moissanite

    What are the different types of moissanite and does it make a difference which you choose to go for? If you’ve decided that moissanite is the gemstone you’d love to have but are unsure of your options, read on for our moissanite analysis.
  • Lab Diamonds vs Mined Diamonds

    Lab Diamonds vs Mined Diamonds

    There are many misconceptions about lab grown diamond and how it compares to mined, but we're here to tell you that there is no difference between the two! If you're curious to find out more about lab grown diamonds, and what it might mean for your engagement ring, carry on reading for a thorough breakdown of all the info you need to know.
  • Moissanite vs Diamonds - The Ultimate Guide

    Moissanite vs Diamonds
    The Ultimate Guide

    Feeling confused about the differences between moissanite and diamond? Read our side-by-side comparison between the two, with a breakdown of their key features and the benefits of each when choosing a moissanite engagement ring or a lab diamond engagement ring.
  • Celebrity Engagement Ring Trends 2021

    Celebrity Engagement Ring Trends 2021

    From Kate Middleton to Ariana Grande, they say Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.. But what if you can have something just as special, without the hefty price tag & more sparkle? Welcome to Lily Arkwright, the UK’s No.1 Specialist in Moissanite engagement rings & Lab grown diamond engagement rings. Here we create beautiful engagement rings and other fine jewellery.
  • Engagement & Wedding Ring Band Profiles

    Engagement & Wedding Ring Band Profiles

    To help when choosing the perfect ring, we have created the ultimate guide to moissanite and lab diamond engagement and wedding ring band profiles. No matter what centre stone you choose, the band profile is really important.
  • Choosing Your Moissanite Ring - Comparing Cuts

    Choosing Your Moissanite Ring
    Comparing Cuts

    Perhaps the most important decision when choosing your mossanite engagement ring is picking your perfect diamond cut, moissanite is graded exactly the same as diamonds. Contrary to popular belief the cut of the moissanite doesn’t refer to the shape of the gemstone, but to the symmetry and proportions of the stone. We're created this guide to explain further.
  • Mined Diamond Alternatives for Engagement Rings

    Mined Diamond Alternatives for Engagement Rings

    The tradition of mined diamond engagement rings is fast going out of fashion. With exploitation of workers and environmental devastation which are all serious consequences of diamond mining. At Lily Arkwright we offer two of the best white mined diamond alternatives in the form of moissanite engagement rings, and lab grown diamond engagement rings.
  • Our Black Friday Promise

    Our Black Friday Promise

    We believe in offering amazing quality jewellery at unbeatable prices all year round and are proud to launch our Black Friday Promise 2020. This Black Friday we've teamed up with one of our favourite charities, Unicef. You can shop with the knowledge that every purchase will contribute to an amazing cause.