5 Creative Ways to Propose

13/04/2022 Uncategorized

So you’ve found the person you want to spend the rest of your life with, the perfect Passion8 Diamond engagement ring, and your courage to pop the question. But you don’t want it to be just like every other proposal, so you’re searching for ways to make it more memorable. Our five creative proposal ideas are guaranteed to bring the big moment home with a bang, all while maintaining the element of surprise: 1. Make a storybook proposal The wayRead More

Did You Know? 8 Fascinating Facts About Diamonds

25/02/2022 Uncategorized

It’s no little-known fact that Diamonds are the crowd favourite of precious gems for a multitude of reasons, but how many did you know about? Scroll on to read our 8 Fascinating Facts About Diamonds. Fact 1: Only another diamond can scratch a diamond Diamonds are a 10 on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness, meaning they’re the hardest natural substance on Earth. Only another Diamond can scratch the surface of a Diamond, which means these precious gems are notRead More

The Passion8 Diamond Difference

17/11/2021 Education

Whether for an engagement ring or accessorising piece, Diamonds have been the favourite gemstone of many people around the world for decades. It’s no secret that not all Diamonds are created equal, and an exceptional Diamond is something truly mesmerising when compared to lesser stones. Passion8 Diamonds are an example of these exceptional stones, for more reasons than one. Quality Passion8 Diamonds are uniquely special prior to their final cut product, due to strict quality standards. Less than 1% ofRead More

5 Gifts That Say ‘I Can’t Say “I Do” Without You’

24/09/2021 Bridal

So you’ve chosen the people you want closest to you through your wedding planning and on your big day – now it’s time to let them know! Say ‘I can’t say “I do” without you’ to your bridesmaids-to-be with these gorgeous personalised gift ideas: Compact Mirrors Compact mirrors are one of those purse essentials that tend to fly under the radar when it comes to gifting. With a touch of personalisation in adding your bridesmaids’ initials, compact mirrors can beRead More

Why You Should Custom Design Your Jewellery

When we think of buying jewellery, we typically picture scrolling online stores and clicking ‘add to cart’ or spying a piece in the window of a jewellery store that somehow fits exactly what we were looking for. But sometimes it’s not that straightforward. If you’re looking to purchase an occasion piece – something that has great significance to you or the recipient of your gift – you may struggle to find a pre-made jewellery piece that ticks all the boxes.Read More


13/05/2021 Uncategorized

There’s a reason the old adage “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend” prevails in the modern day. Durable and beautiful, diamonds are uniquely multi-purpose when it comes to fine jewellery— they endure as one of the most popular precious stones and are ever-present in earrings, necklaces, tennis bracelets, watches and more.  The popularity of diamonds may incite its wearer to want to set themselves apart from the crowd, especially when it comes to the tried and true diamond ring. Today,Read More

Why is diamond certification important?

Passion8 Diamond Certification and Authenticity Card

Diamonds are popularly gifted as declarations of love, promises of a future together and as signs of appreciation. They are also often bought by individuals simply for their beauty and implications as social status symbols. However, there isn’t much worse than paying top dollar for a stone that isn’t top quality. When shopping for diamond jewellery, it’s important to understand diamond certifications.  What is a diamond certification? Diamond certifications are produced by diamond labs in order to grade a stone’sRead More

What makes a diamond sparkle?

16/04/2020 Uncategorized

There’s nothing quite like a diamond: everything from its vibrant, clear aesthetic to its strength and durability are remarkably unique. But what truly defines a diamond as the world’s most desired gem is undoubtedly its sparkle: the way a diamond works with light to create a shine that captures our attention and our hearts. So, what makes a diamond sparkle?  A diamond immediately shiny when it is extracted from the earth. At this early stage, it’s simply a translucent rock.Read More

Integrating smaller diamonds into a ring

18/03/2020 Uncategorized
Stella - One of Passion8 Diamonds Limited Edition Rings.

Diamonds are classic. Although they have been around for thousands of years, their timeless look and durability have made them one of the most sought-after stones, even today. They adorn all types of jewellery, from bracelets and pendants to earrings and brooches, and most notably, engagement rings. These ever-popular stones have been the favoured choice for engagement rings not only for their elegance and beauty but for their ability to be customised. You can find diamonds in almost any colour,Read More

Top 10 Leap Year Proposal Tips

13/02/2020 Uncategorized
Propose with Passion8 Diamonds

As another leap year approaches, women all over the world are planning to pop the big question to their partners. Such is the tradition of leap year proposals: when every four years on February 29, women are encouraged to stop waiting and start proposing to their partners. This unique day is guided by a legend dating back to 5th century Ireland, when St Brigid challenged St Patrick about the duration women were waiting to receive marriage proposals from their boyfriends.Read More