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Ed Sheeran’s engagement ring 💍- starting a new trend for men?


Ed Sheeran, photo by Eva Rinaldi

Congratulations to Ed Sheeran and his fiance Cherry Seaborn on their engagement.

As we are always pretty excited about a) rings and b) weddings we were really interested to read that Ed is wearing an engagement ring. Engagement rings for men are not traditional in the UK but perhaps it’s time to consider it as in other countries the customs around weddings are different. In Sweden it is traditional for both men and women to wear plain bands as an engagement ring and then only the woman receives an additional ring on the wedding day. In Chile both men and women wear engagement rings on their right hand and they move these to their left hand when they’re married (facts thanks to Jewellery Editor).

We were then doubly pleased to hear Sheeran say in an interview with the Sun “I never saw why men didn’t wear engagement rings, Cherry made it for me herself out of silver clay. I really like it.”

Yay for silver clay! And for making your own rings!

If you’d like to learn how to make your own ring, for any reason, we have some options for you!

We have recently been having an increase in people coming for a private tuition to make their engagement ring and have heard some great engagement stories

We also run wedding ring making tuition just for the two of you

And if this story has made you intrigued about silver clay have a look at our classes

With this ring, I thee wed – Make your own wedding rings at the London Jewellery School

With no beginning and no end, the ring is a symbol of true love, and how better to show what that certain someone means to you by making your own wedding rings... 
Guided by professional jewellers, learn how to make your own wedding ring with no experience necessary! Choose your ring size, shape, material and finishing, and spend the day designing and creating your perfect wedding ring to treasure forevermore. This truly is a wonderful chance to make a special keepsake that will last a lifetime – just like your partnership. All rings are hallmarked and presented in an elegant ring box ready for your big day, and the workshop includes a celebratory bottle of champagne for the lucky couple!
Based in Hatton Garden – just minutes away from Farringdon and Chancery Lane – the London Jewellery School is the UK’s largest independent jewellery training centre offering specialist guidance by leading industry experts.
For full details and to book a free, no obligation consultation please visit http://www.londonjewelleryschool.co.uk/make-your-wedding-rings/