Ring sizing guide

rings

Ring sizing is tricky – particularly if you are purchasing a gift. Simply put, an inside circumference measurement is taken in millimetres which corresponds to a particular letter – the ring size.

We’ve put together a handy table with the ring size measurements below, or alternatively you can get in touch with us for a free ring-sizer.

Ring Size (UK) Circumference (mm) Ring Size (UK) Circumference (mm)
A 37.8 N 53.8
B 39.1 O 55.1
C 40.4 P 56.3
D 41.7 Q 57.6
E 42.9 R 58.9
F 44.2 S 60.2
G 45.5 T 61.4
H 46.8 U 62.7
I 48.0 V 64.0
J 48.7 W 65.3
K 50.0 X 66.6
L 51.2 Y 67.8
M 52.5 Z 68.5

Continue reading Ring sizing guide

Jewellery care guide – general tips for looking after your jewellery

Jewellery care

Caring for your jewellery is important and you may be unsure how to keep it looking as clean as polished as it was the day you bought it.

This guide aims to tell you everything you need to know about looking after your jewellery – whether it be an expensive engagement ring, a sentimental necklace, or simply your favourite pair of earrings.

You should note that most jewellery will become worn over time, however it can often be re-plated, repaired or polished to have it looking their best once more. So don’t panic if you haven’t been actively taking any steps to look after your jewellery before now.

However, it’s never too late to start…

Continue reading Jewellery care guide – general tips for looking after your jewellery

Metal buying guide – everything you need to know about gold, silver and platinum

metal buying guide

Whether it be a necklace for someone’s birthday, some earrings to say thank you, or a diamond ring for that all important question. Whatever the occasion and whoever the recipient, buying a piece of jewellery can be the perfect gift for a loved one.

With so many precious metals to choose from, making the right decision can be tricky. Gold? Yellow gold? Silver? Platinum? Chances are you’re going be spending a fair amount of money on your purchase, so you want to make the right choice.

This guide helps to make your decision easier by explaining everything you need to know about each metal…

Continue reading Metal buying guide – everything you need to know about gold, silver and platinum

Creative ways to display your treasured photos

We’ve all got lots of photographs. Whether they are golden oldies stuffed in a box in the loft, or more recent ones posted in the digital world. But how many time have you said “Oh I must get this one framed?”

If you’re anything like us, then lots of times! But we’ve just never get round to it. Also, there’s only so many photo frames you can have before your shelves and sideboards start to look a little cluttered!

Whether old or new, photographs are memories. And whether these memories make you smile, laugh or cry, it’s nice to have them around your home.

We’ve put together this list of creative ways for you to display your photos. So fish some oldies out, get some newbies printed and get DIY-ing!

Transfer your photos on to wood

photos on wood

Continue reading Creative ways to display your treasured photos

Enter our jewellery blog competition to win £100

jewellery blog competition

Here at Together Always we are passionate about making unique items of jewellery that people will treasure forever.

We believe the best jewellery items are those that mean a lot to the wearer – whether it’s a ring, pendant, earring, brooch, charm bracelet or anything else. If it means something and holds a lot of memories, then it will be always be worn with love and pride.

For this reason, we thought it would be a good idea to ask jewellery bloggers about the items of jewellery that mean the most to them – and ask that they write a post on their blog about their most treasured item of jewellery.

Write a post on your blog and enter the competition to win £100 Amazon voucher

If you are a jewellery blogger and would like to enter the competition, all you need to do is write a post on your blog about the item, or items, of jewellery that mean the most to you – and why.

So that we can record your entry, you will need to add the following image code to your blog post:

 

 

This blog post is an entry into the Together Always jewellery blog competition
<a href="http://www.togetheralways.co.uk/"><img src="http://www.togetheralways.co.uk/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Jewellery.png">

 

 

The competition will close at 5pm on Friday 31 July, and the prize winner will be drawn at random from all valid entries.

The competition is open to bloggers in any country, and is not limited to jewellery bloggers. If you have a blog and would like to tell your readers about your most treasured item of jewellery, then you can enter the competition.

However, remember that only blog posts with the above image code on them will be entered into the draw to win the prize.

If you are not resident in the UK, then the prize will be the equivalent of £100 in your national currency.

If you have any questions regarding the competition, please contact us on info@togetheralways.co.uk

Good luck!

Cremation Process Guide

A Complete Guide to the Cremation Process

 

When a loved one passes away, organising the funeral and memorial service can be difficult to face.  However, you’ll want to take a variety of factors into account, such as the deceased person’s wishes as well as financial concerns.

Cremation is an increasingly common choice, but it can be helpful to learn more about the process involved before making a final decision.

Continue reading A Complete Guide to the Cremation Process

Writing an obituary

How to write an obituary

 

Writing an obituary can be an important part of saying goodbye to a friend or loved one, but it can also feel like a tremendous pressure to do justice to their memory.

The best obituaries are honest, celebratory and memorable, touching on those aspects of your loved one’s life that will strike a chord with all who knew them.

The following tips and advice can give you somewhere to start and help you get your thoughts down on paper.

Continue reading How to write an obituary

new jewellery

Introducing our four great new products – Claddagh ring, Claddagh pendant, cross pendant and charm…

 

At Together Always we have been busy designing and creating new pieces of jewellery, and we’re excited to announce that there are four new products now available to buy.

As with all of our products, these new items are available in either sterling Silver or 9ct Gold, and your choice of setting colour (Amber, Topaz, Emerald, Sapphire, Ruby and Diamond).

Find out more about each of our new jewellery items below, and request an order pack today.

Continue reading Introducing our four great new products – Claddagh ring, Claddagh pendant, cross pendant and charm…

Customer Testimonial – Christine Smith

At Together Always we ask all of our customers to tell us a bit about themselves and what they think of their new cremation jewellery. There’s no obligation to provide a testimonial, and we respect all of our customers’ privacy so testimonials can be anonymous.

This testimonial came in from Christine Smith, who said of her jewellery:

“They are beautiful and am really encouraging others to use your services, it especially helps at times of grief just wearing them makes it aways and forever.”

Christine also wrote this lovely poem about what her new jewellery means to her:

Continue reading Customer Testimonial – Christine Smith