5 DIAMOND JEWELLERY CREATIONS PERFECT FOR HEIRLOOMS
There’s nothing more remarkable than an extraordinary diamond jewellery creation - especially if the piece of jewellery is connected to a special family member like your great-grandmother. A diamond heirloom is truly a meaningful creation you can carry on from one generation to the next. Crafted for your enjoyment now and for generations to come, a Shimansky engagement ring or pair of diamond earrings will contain memories and special moments of your family or loved one, making it more valuable than anything else in the world; the story it contains is what makes an heirloom so exceptional. Here are five breathtakingly beautiful statement pieces that are perfect for heirlooms:
1. CLASSIC DIAMOND STUD EARRINGS
A pair of classic solitaire diamond earrings is the perfect accessory for every occasion, come day or night. The My Girl diamond studs and round brilliant stud earrings are simply elegant and the perfect gift to pass on from one generation to the next. Two diamonds are perfectly matched for their size, colour and clarity to create a pair of diamond earrings with the perfect balance of fire, brilliance and scintillation. There’s no denying the diamond-studded creation will never go out of style.
2. MILLENNIUM DIAMOND PENDANT
The Millennium diamond pendant is a Shimansky original and one you will keep close to your heart. The unique Shimansky creation can represents a lifetime of memories and special moments; it’s given to a loved one to celebrate true love and affection, in reward for a great accomplishment or to celebrate a special anniversary. Not only is the pendant elegant and understated it displays perfect craftsmanship and design excellence. The diamond heirloom is a magnificent representation of the extraordinary love your family share, from one generation to the next. For many years the remarkable Millennium diamond pendant will remain suited for a remarkable woman.
3. THE MY GIRL SOLITAIRE DIAMOND RING
A diamond engagement ring is by far one of the most sought-after heirlooms you can receive from previous generations. Whether a ring was given by your father to your mother or your grandfather to your grandmother, it was given with admiration and love. Start your family heirloom with the My Girl Solitaire diamond ring, a Shimansky-exclusive, which was designed with brilliance in mind, symbolising love and devotion. Capture the special memories you share with a loved one with an exquisite diamond engagement ring you can cherish for years to come.
4. SQUARE EMERALD FANCY YELLOW RING
Rare beauty in all its splendour, Natural Fancy Yellow diamonds are extremely rare and valuable. The square emerald Fancy Yellow diamond ring sparkles with the most magical golden hues you've ever seen. This one-of-a-kind Shimansky creation's encapsulating rare beauty is designed to be treasured forever. The unique design displays a beautiful warmth of the light, an unbelievable sight to be enjoyed for generations to come. Learn more about the rare beauty of a Fancy Yellow diamond here.
5. ROUND TANZANITE RING
Tanzanite is 1000 times more rare than a diamond. The remarkable gemstone can only be is found along a 4km strip of land near Mount Kilimanjaro, in northern Tanzania. It’s been predicted that within 10-12 years no more gem-quality tanzanite will be found. Besides the gemstone being the perfect African-keepsake, a round brilliant tanzanite ring is the perfect family heirloom. Pass on this rare blue African gemstone from one loved one to the next. The statement piece, with its electric violets to vibrant blues, deep royals and rich indigos will be appreciated for many years to come.
WHEN SHOULD YOU PASS ON A FAMILY HEIRLOOM?
If you have a family diamond heirloom there’s no doubt that the creation has a special memory and feeling attached to it. Therefore, if you decide to pass on the significant piece of jewellery an emotional value should be linked to the occasion. Special days such as your daughter’s 16th, 18th or 21st birthday are all considered important milestones in her life. Consider cherishing these moments with a remarkable diamond pendant or a pair of My Girl diamond studs. For big life events such as the birth of your first grandchild, marriage or a round-number birthday pass on a beautiful Fancy Yellow diamond ring or solitaire My Girl diamond ring.
For years, a diamond remains the best gift you can give and receive. Treasure the remarkable and unforgettable memories you and your family share with an exquisite Shimansky creation. The classic and contemporary designs are without a doubt an iconic jewellery item that will be a symbol of love and devotion for many more years to come.