Vintage jewellery in the heart of London
We specialise in vintage designer pieces from makers such as Cartier, Tiffany & Co, Van Cleef and Bulgari as well as other major jewellery designers. We also have a large range of other pieces from the Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian and Art Deco periods. The shop also keeps a large number of antique rings and vintage engagement rings in stock. The majority of our collection is available to buy online although if you are looking for something specific please do get in contact with us.
Engagement rings including Gem Set Sapphire, Ruby and Emerald rings as well as Diamond solitaire rings
Vintage and estate jewellery from one of the worlds most famous brands in gem set and gold
Fabulous vintage and antique brooches in a variety of materials including signed pieces
Drop, stud, chandelier, clip and cluster earrings in mixed materials including solid gold and platinum
Antique and estate pieces from French jeweller Cartier, creator of the most memorable jewellery in the world
Gem set and plain bracelets in a range of styles and vintages including line bracelets
Timeless elegance and unique beauty with antique, vintage jewellery
Based in the prestigious Burlington Arcade, Susannah Lovis is the esteemed name in vintage jewellery. Established for over twenty years, we stock a diverse and extensive array of incredible and often one-of-a-kind bespoke pieces, lovingly handcrafted by talented artists and jewellers.
We search far and wide to provide our clients with the highest quality and most beautiful pieces of vintage jewellery. Our collections include rare antiques, one-of-a-kind pieces as well as coveted jewellery from brands such as Tiffany and Cartier.
Susannah Lovis Jewellers showcases many pieces on the online shop for client convenience. However, if you’re looking for something specific, please do get in touch and we will be happy to assist you.
Vintage Engagement Rings
An engagement ring is more than a piece of jewellery; it is a part of your love story. Just like your love story, it should reflect your uniqueness and romance. Often, it can be hard to find the perfect ring that truly represents your story. With new pieces of jewellery that are often mass-produced, it can be hard to find their character. However, with a vintage engagement ring, you get a symbol of your love that is often uniquely crafted, and that has the timeless beauty that never goes out of fashion.
Susannah Lovis specialises in Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian and Art Deco pieces that not only offer refined elegance and style but also from the precious metals and genuine gemstones that are used. However, these vintage engagement rings also offer something else; a unique history.
With a vintage engagement ring, your ring has character, a story and meaning that goes deeper than its aesthetic.
Why Choose A Vintage Engagement Ring?
Classic, timeless style: The beauty of vintage engagement rings is that their design has proven to stand the test of time. These stunning rings were designed by talented jewellers to make classically beautiful jewellery that looks as stylish now as it did when it was first made.
Historical Appreciation: There is an increased demand for clients who want their own slice of history with their jewellery. The idea of 'something old becoming something new' for brides is another nod heritage of marriage. When your ring has a history and a period style, it represents the love stories of a bygone era.
One Of A Kind: Often, vintage jewellery was lovingly crafted by talented jewellers without any form of mass production. For people looking for individual and unique style, a vintage engagement ring is a fantastic way to have a one-of-a-kind piece of jewellery. With each ring being unique, it's like your own wearable art piece.
Imaginative Style: There is a huge trend for Art Deco engagement rings dues to the stand-out style they provide. For individuals looking beyond the classic engagement ring, opting for a vintage option opens the door to a broader range of engagement ring styles that truly capture your personality.
Heirloom Pieces: We are in a heyday of celebrating vintage history. Investing in vintage jewellery not only means your pieces begin with a story, but they can also become a part of your story. Your vintage engagement ring may be something you can pass down from generation to generation. With an antique, you are giving an old story a new lease of life.
Unrivalled Quality: Another signification benefit of choosing a vintage engagement ring is for the quality of the materials. Compared to new jewellery, you are likely to find that vintage rings offer higher quality metals and gemstones. The bespoke craftsmanship and quality materials mean that vintage rings are after a labour of love and often with far bigger gemstones than you'll find in a high street retailer.
Finest Antique Jewellery
As well as engagement rings, Susannah Lovis Jewellers stock an extensive range of jewellery including vintage Tiffany and Cartier pieces. While we love to welcome visitors to our home in the Burlington Arcade, we also offer quality vintage jewellery online. Through our expert jewellers and online appointments, you can enjoy a personalised shopping service, wherever you are in the world.
Vintage Tiffany Jewellery
At Susannah Lovis, we stock both antique and vintage Tiffany jewellery. With antique jewellery being over 100 years old and vintage typically being more than 25 years old, there is a chance to find some incredible and iconic pieces of Tiffany jewellery. With Tiffany being the name for engagement rings, you can find the perfect piece of jewellery that is not only iconic but with a truly stunning, original design.
Beginning in 1847, Cartier is world-renowned for quality, stylish jewellery. Classic Cartier designs follow the Art Nouveau aesthetic of smooth, soft and seamless lines and more natural shapes of flowers and foliage. However, perhaps the most iconic piece in the Cartier Collection in the Trinity de Cartier ring. This is the iconic stacking ring of three interlocking rings with pink, white and yellow gold. This design is still a classic today as it was when it was first released.
Find Jewellery To Fall In Love With
From jewellery with history to stylish designs of bygone eras such as Art Deco and Victoriana, Susannah Lovis is home to some of the most beautiful and iconic pieces of antique and vintage jewellery. If you're searching for the perfect engagement ring, or sourcing unique style or specific antiques, our team are happy to help. Simply get in touch to book your online or in-person appointment.
What our clients say about us
2. February, 2023.
I brought my sapphire diamond ring here for repair. After dropping off the ring, there was a miscommunication and my ring was never dispatched for repair at the time it should have been. Susannah Lovis worked quickly to remedy the error, got my ring to me just a few days after the error was found, and kindly offered a compensatory discount for the inconvenience. Overall, I am impressed with the quality of the repair and pleased with the customer service.
27. January, 2023.
On first introductions to Susannah and her team I did not know what to expect or the process in which to begin the composing of an engagement ring. I was immediately put at ease and talked through the very basics of "the diamond", from sourcing to the 4 C's. The experience alone was great fun, and being able to present my other half with the ring composed by myself and Susannah's amazing attention to detail was the icing on the cake. (she said yes btw.) I'm very grateful to have met the Susannah Lovis team!
25. January, 2023.
It was a very efficient service. A quick response. A very quick and reliable delivery. A very nice correspondence. I am more than satisfied with the purchase, the product was even better than I expected in perfect condition with its original Box and on top beautifully gift wrapped and a personal Card and Invoice. Thank you Susannah Lovis and Team!
24. January, 2023.
The staff were knowledgeable, courteous and helpful and the stock is superb.
24. January, 2023.
The front of house could not have been more helpful. I needed a Cartier watch for my daughter's 21st birthday. The stock they had was in mint condition, serviced and ready to go. I ended up buying a set of gold cufflinks at the same time which were just what I'd been looking for. All in all a great service. I love great little independent shops and this is definitely one.
Dr David W
24. January, 2023.
An excellent experience dealing with Richard at Susannah Lovis. We did business by phone and all promises were met! many thanks.
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