Shopping for an engagement ring in Hong Kong? These jewellers and fine diamond boutiques are solid as a rock, guaranteeing you your dream proposal and betrothal ring to boot.
A symbol of everlasting love, an engagement ring is the one accessory you or your beloved will wear every day for the rest of your lives — so it’s important to get it right. That’s easier said than done, especially when the majority of us have very little experience in shopping for expensive jewels. It’s lucky then that Hong Kong is home to a wide range of engagement ring boutiques, all packed to the brim with vast collections of bling for you to choose from, and helpful and informative jewellery experts to guide you every step of the way. Here’s a list of our favourite bridal jewellery boutiques and fine diamond jewellers. Happy engagement ring hunting!
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The Best Engagement Ring Boutiques And Jewellers In Hong Kong
Ryder Diamonds — A bespoke jeweller in Hong Kong with an on-site atelier
For a unique fine jewellery experience, look to Ryder Diamonds — a bespoke diamond jeweller in Hong Kong with an on-site atelier. Here, in the brand’s workshop, you can witness your one-of-a-kind engagement ring being made and set by hand by highly-skilled master craftsmen. You’ll get access to ethically sourced diamonds at the most competitive prices in town, as well as expert advice throughout the buying process. Ryder Diamonds also offers a beautiful signature collection of timeless ready-to-wear pieces for any special occasion.
Use the code SASSY to get 10% off a purchase of up to $5,000 on items from the RYDER Collection when shopping online. Valid until Thursday, 26 October, 2023.
Rockrush — Ethically sourced, conflict-free diamonds and jewellery
Proud purveyors of ethically-sourced, conflict-free jewellery, RockRush offers elegant engagement rings that are equal parts sustainable and stylish. Pieces here are embellished with 100 percent lab-grown diamonds that won’t break the bank or cost the planet. New to lab-grown diamonds? RockRush’s expert concierge team will walk you through the entire process, from selecting your rock to choosing your preferred cut and setting. With more than 10 years of experience under their belts, these skilled artisans are guaranteed to have your desired engagement ring boxed and ready in no time!
Niya K — Custom engagement rings and ready-to-wear fine jewellery at spectacular prices
Struggling to find the perfect engagement ring? Go bespoke with Hong Kong-based jewellery brand Niya K, which specialises in custom rings at spectacular prices! Following a personal consultation, founder Niyati will be on hand throughout the entire creation process to ensure you end up with a ring you truly love. Make sure to check out the website, which features a handy guide to help you find your perfect natural diamond based on shape, colour, clarity and size.
Sassy Tip: In a rush? Niya K can meet tight deadlines and has yet to miss a delivery date. Shop the brand’s ready-to-wear collection of natural and lab-grown diamond pieces that are ideal for last-minute purchases. Plus, Niya K ships internationally!
I-PRIMO — Over 150 Japanese designs plus renowned service and customer support
Part of Japan’s largest bridal jewellery speciality store, I-PRIMO offers a wide range of diamonds and wedding rings, with prestige jewellery art and renowned service. Choose from over 150 designs, from fine and delicate to more glamorous pieces, and enjoy personalised customer service from knowledgeable staff and comprehensive after-sales support. What’s more? I-PRIMO provides an online engagement ring consultation service via Zoom! Plus, a “Perfect Propose Ring” service that allows you to keep the same centre diamond on a piece, should you want to change your ring’s setting and design.
Sassy Tip: I-PRIMO provides different decorations, flowers, restaurant and venue arrangements, photography and video shooting services to help you or your partner plan the perfect marriage proposal.
Sakura Jewellery — Handmade custom-designed engagement rings
Sakura Jewellery specialises in custom-designed engagement rings (founder Sakura Tomita was behind Sassy’s Head of Partnerships Emily’s engagement ring and wedding band!). Handmade in its workshop in Hong Kong, here you’ll find classic and timeless influences alongside designs with a more modern style and aesthetic — something for everyone! And to make an otherwise daunting process as stress-free as possible, Sakura Jewellery’s team provide a personalised and detailed approach to your one-of-a-kind engagement ring: transparent, informative and all about your individual expression. You’re guaranteed to leave with an intricate piece made to last a lifetime.
Sassy Tip: Sakura Jewellery’s ready-made collection and online shop launch in February 2023! In the meantime, head to its website to get a sneak peek at the bespoke gallery, and start your holiday shopping early at its pop-up in mid-November. You can also book your own private bespoke consultation now by emailing email@example.com
Vivaz Fine Jewelry — A team with true diamond expertise
Founded by Sunaina Chand, Vivaz Fine Jewelry’s engagement rings are ethically sourced and all-natural. It’s important to Vivaz that you have the freedom to express yourselves when being guided through the design process, so you can rest assured that Sunaina and her team will help you make an informed decision for a secure investment while taking into consideration every element and your wants, from shape to the characteristics of the diamond and the details on the highly crafted band. Go beyond the 4Cs for your dream engagement ring.
Vivaz Fine Jewelry, 706C, 7/F, Mirror Tower, 61 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 3188 8078, WhatsApp: 9127 3681, Facebook: Vivaz Fine Jewelry, Instagram: @vivazhk, www.vivazluxury.com
The 5th C — A super-personalised experience so you can pick the perfect diamond
The 5th C’s founder Jessica Cu has two decades’ worth of experience in the diamond and jewellery manufacturing industry, giving her access to the best possible stones for every budget. Buying an engagement ring is an important, exciting and ever-lasting decision, which is why Jessica insists on personally guiding you through the entire process. With technical know-how, she can explain all the ins and outs of picking the perfect diamond, making it as clear cut as possible, and providing an intimate and heartfelt experience you are sure to remember.
Aliya Fine Jewellery
One of our top choices when it comes to contemporary fine jewellery pieces for everyday wear, Aliya Fine Jewellery also offers a bespoke service where you’ll be 100% involved in the entire process of creating your dream engagement ring. And if you have an old piece of jewellery that you want to refresh, the Aliya team help you with that too!
Aliya Fine Jewellery, www.aliyafinejewellery.com
Looking for a handcrafted design that perfectly suits your relationship, budget and style? At Blue Nile, the expert artisans will pour their passion into every detail of your beautiful custom engagement ring to ensure it’s just the way you want it.
Blue Nile, www.bluenile.com
Chow Sang Sang
An almost-90 years old local staple (first set up in Guangzhou in 1939 before moving to Macau and coming to Hong Kong!), Chow Sang Sang boasts heritage and legacy, with certified gold, precious metals, diamonds and gems. You can opt for more contemporary, sophisticated designs but we’re particularly fond of the traditional Chinese bridal jewellery selection.
You may know Christie’s as the global auction pioneer but it’s also a really great resource for one-of-a-kind vintage bling! The Hong Kong jewel auctions take place in May and November, so plan ahead to make sure you get your hands on the jewels of your choice. Going once, going twice…
Since 1888, De Beers is one of the world’s diamond greats, boasting rare natural diamonds and beautiful distinctive designs — making it an ideal choice for unique engagement rings! Its delicate wedding bands and other fine jewellery pieces are worth browsing too.
We love the engagement ring settings at Graff, inspired by the notable precious gemstones that have passed through the diamond jeweller. Promising to be uniquely crafted by artisans, engagement rings here are unique and delicate, in a wide array of shapes and settings.
Graff (Flagship), St George’s Building, 2 Ice House Street, Central, Hong Kong, 3125 1580
With over 50 years of experience under its belt, Larry Jewelry is one of the great sages of Hong Kong jewellery with a premium collection of engagement rings that make the perfect accompaniment to a treasured “I do”. Look out for the brand’s range of Hong Kong-exclusive jewellery collections, in addition to its special bridal selection.
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Melville Fine Jewellery
Founded by jewellery designer Nathalie Melville, this bespoke jewellery brand features pieces handcrafted by Nathalie herself. We especially love her imaginative twists on classic designs, which are equal parts stunning, stylish and, most importantly, sustainable.
This brand specialises in creating fully customisable jewellery, whether you want an old piece remodelled or an entirely new, one-of-a-kind engagement ring designed from scratch. As a bonus, Miyagawa Mina prides itself on sourcing high-quality materials and selling them at affordable prices, ensuring that all of its pieces are a worthy investment.
We love supporting homegrown brands and PN comes highly recommended. We are firm believers in value for money, so we’re happy to report that these engagement rings are within the budget-friendly range. That doesn’t mean the pieces compromise on quality though. PN prides itself on using GIA-certified jewels for 0.3K diamonds and above!
For a warm family-run experience, head to Premier Jewellery. This boutique offers a bespoke jewellery service with a huge breadth of offerings and knowledgeable staff who love guiding customers.
After over four decades in the Hong Kong diamond business, the House of Abram is one of the city’s undisputed industry leaders. While a piece from Ronald Abram’s collection of beautiful wedding rings is our dream “something new”, we love how the designs retain a sleek vintage sensibility.
Hong Kong stalwart RS Jewellers is the expert in 22K gold and fine jewellery. The exquisite pieces are meticulously hand-crafted and custom-made for each client. Though diamonds are the big draw for this brand, RS Jewellers further specialises in a variety of precious and semi-precious stones, ideal for the unconventional bride.
This glamorous family-run jeweller has over a quarter century of history and experience in creating timeless pieces that accentuate the natural beauty within us all. Every one of the brand’s ethically-sourced and conflict-free diamonds is transformed in the hands of the Buxani women into special statement pieces.
Editor’s Note: “Where To Buy An Engagement Ring In Hong Kong” was originally written by Megan Hills and was most recently updated in October 2022 by Team Sassy.
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Main image courtesy of Alekon pictures via Unsplash, image 1 courtesy of Ryder Diamonds, image 2 courtesy of RockRush, image 3 courtesy of Niya K, image 4 courtesy of I-PRIMO, image 5 courtesy of Sakura Jewellery, image 6 courtesy of Vivaz Fine Jewelry, image 7 courtesy of The 5th C, image 8 courtesy of Aliya Fine Jewellery via Facebook, image 9 courtesy of Chow Sang Sang via Facebook, image 10 courtesy of De Beers, image 11 courtesy of Larry Jewelry via Facebook, image 12 courtesy of Miyagawa Mina via Facebook, image 13 courtesy of Premier Jewellery via Facebook.