• 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.
  • Book A Virtual Showroom Appointment

    Book A Virtual Showroom Appointment

    We also offer virtual WhatsApp showroom appointments. As one of the best places to buy an engagement ring online, you can view our stunning collections from the comfort of your own home. Our JET certified Jewellery Consultants are on hand to answer all your questions about lab diamond engagement rings, moissanite engagement rings, and moissanite earrings.
  • Assay Assured & Members of The National Association of Jewellers

    Assay Assured & Members of The National Association of Jewellers

    We are a member of the UK's leading jewellery trade association, The National Association of Jewellers. Formed in 2015 through a partnership between the British Jewellers Association and the National Association of Goldsmiths, this professional membership body holds over 2000 members, all of whom are companies operating within the jewellery industry.
  • Visit The Lily Arkwright Showroom

    Visit The Lily Arkwright Showroom

    Visit our brand new showroom for a complimentary one-to-one consultation with a member of our expert jewellery consultancy team. Interested in seeing your favourite moissanite engagement ring or coloured gemstone engagement ring in the flesh? Then book your appointment now.
  • How To Choose Your Perfect Moissanite or Lab Diamond Stone Size

    How To Choose Your Perfect Moissanite or Lab Diamond Stone Size

    One of Lily Arkwright's most frequently asked questions is what stone size should I choose? Unfortunately, there is no right answer to this question. Stone size is entirely personal choice, completely individual to the wearer. This guide will help you choose the perfect moissanite engagement ring stone size.
  • Your Unique Custom Made Engagement Ring

    Your Unique Custom Made Engagement Ring

    Bespoke jewellery is becoming increasingly popular. Why? It is the ultimate personal touch to give to your partner and loved ones. With personalisation comes the satisfaction of having something that belongs only to you, ‘Bespoke’ means something that is created especially for you. We've put together this handy guide to help you pick the perfect moissanite engagement ring.
  • Your Guide To Exquisite Emerald Engagement Rings

    Your Guide To Exquisite Emerald Engagement Rings

    The birth stone of May, the enchanting Emerald is a unique symbol of hope, faith and loyalty. The gem of goddesses, Emeralds were adored by Venus the goddess of love, as they represent eternal love, devotion and passion. Read more about Emeralds in our blog.
  • How To Care For Your Moissanite Engagement Ring

    How To Care For Your Moissanite Engagement Ring

    After investing in your dream engagement ring you’ll want your ring to last a lifetime and, with the appropriate love and attention, it will. We've assembled a run down of our ring care FAQs to help you keep your moissanite engagement ring as perfect as the day you received it.
  • 2019 Moissanite & Lab Diamond Engagement Ring Trends

    2019 Moissanite & Lab Diamond Engagement Ring Trends

    2018 was the year of art-deco inspiration, with couples moving away from classical choices towards contemporary vintage designs for a differentiated style. This year, uniqueness is expected to continue as brides-to-be want their ring to shine amongst the crowd. Think bespoke designs, new ways of wearing and uncommon cuts and metals, we’ve summarised this years most popular engagement ring trends.
  • Lily Arkwright's 10 Most Popular Moissanite Engagement Rings Every Proposee Will Love

    Lily Arkwright's 10 Most Popular Moissanite Engagement Rings Every Proposee Will Love

    Choosing an engagement ring isn’t easy and it’s hard to establish where to start. To help commence your moissanite engagement ring journey we’re counting down Lily Arkwright’s most popular rings below to inspire you on your search.
  • Guide to Radiant Cut Moissanite Stones

    Guide to Radiant Cut Moissanite Stones

    No cut is more aptly named than the radiant cut. This modern delight is a stunning centrepiece for many luxurious moissanite engagement rings. It could be the engagement ring the love of your life says yes to! Read more here.
  • Guide to Princess Cut Moissanite Gemstones

    Guide to Princess Cut Moissanite Gemstones

    The regal princess cut; perfectly square and effortlessly chic. This gemstone cut is the best choice for light, glamorous moissanite engagement rings. Read our blog post here.
  • A Guide to Emerald Cut Moissanite Engagement Rings

    A Guide to Emerald Cut Moissanite Engagement Rings

    The modern emerald cut emerged in the art deco era at the beginning of the 20th century, used not only for beautiful coloured gemstones but also diamonds, and now ethical moissanite. While the popular brilliant round cut is classically sublime, the emerald cut exudes luxurious, vintage vibes and has a certain extravagance that better matches the princess and cushion cuts.
  • A Guide to Cushion Cut Moissanite Engagement Rings

    A Guide to Cushion Cut Moissanite Engagement Rings

    The contemporary style similar to the modern princess cut, combined with the timeless curves of the graceful oval cut. A cushion cut moissanite engagement ring is a classic cut any woman would love to have adorn their ring finger.
  • A Guide to Pear Cut Moissanite Engagement Rings

    A Guide to Pear Cut Moissanite Engagement Rings

    The eloquent pear cut is timeless, dazzling and ideal for moissanite engagement rings, beautiful drop pendants and bridal sets. Read more here.
  • A Guide to Oval Cut Moissanite Gemstones

    A Guide to Oval Cut Moissanite Gemstones

    While similar to the brilliant round cut, oval cut diamonds and moissanite certainly hold their own allure. Read on for our guide to finding the perfect oval cut moissanite engagement ring.
  • A Guide to Brilliant Round Cut Moissanite

    A Guide to Brilliant Round Cut Moissanite

    The ultimate, timeless gemstone cut. The brilliant round cut is a century old breath-taker, easily adaptable to suit your vintage style or modern edge. We offer the highest quality moissanite engagement rings, lab grown diamond engagement rings and coloured gemstones. Make sure to also check our are collections of moissanite earrings and pendants as well, for a gorgeous bridal set.
  • The Exquisite Charles & Colvard Moissanite Jewellery Range

    The Exquisite Charles & Colvard Moissanite Jewellery Range

    Leaders in fine jewellery crafting and premium moissanite stone, Charles & Colvard have a sublime range of different loose gems, set stones and gorgeous moissanite engagement rings. As Charles and Colvard approved retailers, we share their passion for exquisite jewellery and can’t wait to help you explore all 3 different ranges!
  • Difference Between 9k, 18k Gold and Platinum

    Difference Between 9k, 18k Gold and Platinum

    Gold is the traditional precious metal of choice for diamond and moissanite wedding sets. But with many different karat golds available, and the ever-tempting platinum bands, which is best for your engagement rings?