Weldon's of Dublin
Engagement Rings & Diamond Jewellery
Welcome to Weldon's of Dublin. We are one of Ireland's leading experts on modern and antique diamond engagement rings and jewellery. We are a fourth generation family jewellers with over 100 years experience in supplying top grade certificated diamonds and rare and unusual pieces of jewellery for every occasion. We specialise in one-off pieces of vintage and estate jewellery, and have a range of diamond engagement rings that are both unique and beautiful. We also stock one of the widest ranges of antique Irish silver in the world, from rare 17th and 18th century pieces to modern giftware and tableware.
Weldons was founded in the late nineteenth century; we are proud to maintain our independence, and are still run by the same family. This allows us to bring some of the most stunning diamonds to the market, including engagement rings, wedding rings, earrings and necklaces. Our history and heritage have allowed us to build up a huge wealth of experience that is rare in the industry today. We are one of the founding members of the Irish Antique Dealer's Association.
Engagement ringsWe stock a superb range of engagement rings, and our website is designed to help you choose the perfect engagement ring, with a wide range of prices and styles of display, along with high-resolution photos and detailed descriptions. Most of our engagement rings come with certificates from the best laboratories in the world, such as the GIA and the HRD. Together we have over 100 years of experience in the diamond business, and look to build life-long relationships with our customers.
Diamond JewelleryWe also stock all types of other diamond and antique jewellery, including diamond earrings, necklaces, eternity rings, bracelets and dress rings, both vintage and modern. You can also email us at email@example.com for any more information on rings featured online.
Irish SilverWe are leading experts on Irish silver, and have a superb selection in our shop. We specialise in early Irish silver, and have one of the largest collections of Georgian Irish silver in the world, available to view six days a week. It is more than just a business to us, we are passionate about building collections for our customers, advising and helping as best we can. Our areas of expertise include:
- Dublin Silver
- Cork Silver
- Limerick Silver
- Kinsale Silver
- Belfast Silver
- Other provincial items
Our blog has a wide range of information on Irish silver hallmarks and maker's marks, but feel free to email us if you have a piece of silver and would like help in identifying the maker's mark. See the video below for a quick 45 second guide!
We are located in the centre of Dublin, at 55 Clarendon Street, right behind Brown Thomas Department Store. You can also find us on twitter at @WeldonJewellery, and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/WeldonsJewellery. .
- Antique diamond set brooch
- Fri, 24 May 2013 14:08:50 +0000 -
A new arrival is a wonderful Victorian antique diamond brooch, set with a 0.51 carat brilliant cut diamond in the centre; it is set with pearls, but the highlight is the fabulous enamelling, in green white and blue. It is marvellously detailed, and one of the finest examples we have seen for many years. It [...]
- Monday 20th May
- Sun, 19 May 2013 19:26:48 +0000 -
We will be closed on Monday 20th of May 2013 for the day; we apologise for any inconvenience caused.
- Antique Engagement Rings
- Fri, 17 May 2013 15:33:09 +0000 -
A lovely selection of newly arrived engagement rings has been upload to our website, from a vintage Art Nouveau solitaire to a fabulous cluster with a 1.14 centre stone. You can view them through this link: Antique Engagement Rings
- Valuations and selling antique silver
- Fri, 12 Apr 2013 12:05:31 +0000 -
We are always interested in buying diamond jewellery and Irish silver; if you have a piece of silver which you are interested in selling, please email us, if possible with a photograph of the piece, and we will be in touch. All emails are treated with the strictest confidence.
- The Beauty of Emerald
- Fri, 05 Apr 2013 14:57:24 +0000 -
For almost all of history, emeralds have been cherished and loved by man (and woman!). It is thought that the ancient Egyptians were mining emeralds as long ago as 3500-3000BC. The ancient Romans were thought to have an emerald mine in the Alps, but if they did, it was a very minor source. Indeed, until [...]
- Diamond engagement rings Dublin
- Fri, 05 Apr 2013 14:03:23 +0000 -
Some newly arrived diamond engagement rings have been uploaded to the website today, with everything from a vintage cushion cut solitaire to a modern Tiffany style ring on show! Cushion Cut engagement ring The first is a 1 carat oval cushion cut diamond, circa 1890, set in an unusual twist setting, with diamond shoulders. For [...]
- Engagement ring videos
- Mon, 11 Mar 2013 16:15:21 +0000 -
We are back behind the video camera, making videos for our youtube channel! Below are 6 new arrivals for you to enjoy, and please subscribe to our YouTube channel for more as we upload them! For more information on each of these rings, please go to www.weldons.ie, or just click Diamond rings at the top [...]
- Posy Ring
- Fri, 08 Mar 2013 14:27:38 +0000 -
A Posy Ring is a gold ring with a short inscription on the inside. The name comes from the French word “poésie”, as the inscription is usually in the form of a rhyming couple or verse. It was common practise to give such rings at weddings from the 16th century until the 18th century. They [...]
- Antiques Fair Limerick
- Fri, 08 Mar 2013 12:33:13 +0000 -
We will be exhibiting at Ireland’s largest antiques fair in the South Court Hotel, Limerick this weekend, on Saturday 9th March and Sunday 10th March from 11am until 6pm. Please come and pay us a visit!
- Diamond engagement rings
- Mon, 04 Mar 2013 15:31:23 +0000 -
A wonderful new collection of diamond engagement rings have just come in, and together they give a lovely overview of diamond rings through the last 150 years. The first ring is a super 1.5 carat cushion cut diamond, set on platinum. Cushion cuts are one of the most beautiful shapes of all, and have unparalleled [...]