Unique Engagement Rings

What is old is new again.

Every diamond makes the heart flutter, but there is something so alluring about those stones with history – whether it be a family piece reinterpreted or one found from 100+ year old family jewel box like Croghan’s on King Street in Charleston, South Carolina. As Charleston’s oldest jewelry store, the friendly smiles at Croghan’s have been helping couples get engaged since World War I and have been the heart of many Southern engagement stories. We went to Kathleen Hay, representing the fourth generation of Southern jewelers and a gemologist herself, and asked her to share with us the charm of estate engagement rings and why these diamond rings have extra special sparkle.


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