Brides are spoilt for choice and wedding jewellery collections abound. For those who fancy pushing the boundaries of 'classic' bridal jewellery on their wedding day, there is the option of choosing pieces that incorporate coloured gemstones such as rubies, sapphires and emeralds. The Jewellery Editor has found some of the most timeless and beautiful jewels, and some of the most ground-breaking designs in engagement rings, bridal necklaces and earrings, and transports you in to this fairytale world of sparkling wonder. Be sure you buy the right ring too, with our complete guide on how to buy a diamond, containing everything you need to know about diamond cut, carat, clarity and colour, to ensure you find the perfect ring. More at www.thejewelleryeditor.com
If you're looking for a colour stone engagement ring that's strong enough to wear every day, then sapphires should be your number one choice.