Chopard is a Maison that embodies ‘joie de vivre’. Their playful, yet bold jewellery designs and handsome timepieces have a style that’s completely unique. Here we explore the story behind the celebrated family brand.
10th July 2020
The intense heat of a red ruby is the perfect match for the warmth of July and this month’s birthstone is certainly magnificent. Their vibrant and powerful hue has been coveted for centuries and here we explore the enchanting world of rubies.
8th July 2020
We’re delighted to introduce ‘Laings Watches’ our brand new social platform that has been created to become your connection to the world of luxury watchmaking. Here we speak to two of the watch experts behind the images and find out a little more about what inspired Laings Watches.
6th July 2020
Laings are delighted to launch our summer campaign as we re-open our stores across the UK. Taking inspiration from the ‘promise of forever’ that a diamond makes we’ve been looking at how we can commit to a more sustainable future, extending this sparkling vow.
2nd July 2020
Ever faithful to its long tradition of blue sports watches, TUDOR now offers a new version of its flagship model with the Black Bay Fifty-Eight “Navy Blue”. With a history of divers’ watches dating back in 1954 their latest iteration is affordable, robust, reliable and precise, a representing the philosophy of the tool-watch brand.
1st July 2020
To wear Mikimoto is to be adorned with the finest cultured pearls in the world. But, where do these magnificent gems come from and how are they formed? Here we explore the journey of a Mikimoto pearl and how they become part of exquisite jewellery designs…
30th June 2020
FOPE is an unmistakable jewellery brand. Their innovative gold designs and chic Italian style allows their bracelets, earrings, rings and necklaces to stand-out, creating a distinctive look. Here we explore the story behind this unique brand.
26th June 2020
Summer is here and it’s time to enjoy the sparkling days that are filled with sunshine. At Laings we have a gorgeous selection of diamond pieces that add an indulgent sparkle to any summertime style. Here are our top picks for the most glorious season of the year…
24th June 2020
The fun of the summer months is here. Sunshine and blue skies have a vibrancy to them with an uplifting spirit. At Laings we have an indulgent selection of luxury wristwatches, including a handsome array that have a more playful style and are perfect for summer. Here are our top picks for the brightest of the seasons…
Laings are pleased to announce that following the re-opening of their Southampton store they will be re-opening in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Cardiff on June 30th following government guidelines. To ensure the safety of all customers and staff they will be operating on an appointment-only basis.
22nd June 2020
Lockdown has certainly come with its challenges, but what if you’d been planning on proposing this year? At Laings we believe that cherished memories can still happen, and you never know these special moments can be even more romantic at home. Here are our top Lockdown Proposal Ideas for anyone looking for inspiration.
19th June 2020
Patek Philippe has delighted watch lovers, with not one, but two new announcements. Not only have they now completed their new production building in Geneva, but they are celebrating the occasion with the launch of a new limited-edition timepiece.
18th June 2020
Pearls are truly enchanting gemstones that have captivated jewellery lovers for generations. They have a history filled with glamour, and although they were once seen as passé, the fashion-set has reignited a love of pearls in recent years. Here we look at how you can wear pearls for a fresh, yet chic look.
IWC are a well-known and revered brand in the world of luxury watches. Over the years they have become renowned for both the timeless aesthetic and the high-quality precision of their indulgent timepieces. Here we take a closer look at the watch brand that pairs Swiss tradition with an American pioneering spirit.
16th June 2020
Laings are pleased to announce that we will be re-opening our Southampton store on June 16th following government guidelines. To ensure the safety of all customers and staff we will be operating on an appointment-only basis.
10th June 2020
Father’s Day is fast approaching and if you’re stuck for great gift ideas why not treat him to a pair of luxury cufflinks. No Dad can have too many pairs and they’re the perfect finishing touch for any Dad. At Laings we have a fantastic selection of luxury cufflinks to suit all personalities – shop our gift guide to find the perfect pair.
9th June 2020
Jewellery lovers with a birthday in June are lucky enough to have pearls as their birthstone. The lustrous gems, hailing from the sea, have been revered for centuries. Their timeless, yet contemporary look shows no sign of waning. Here we explore the mystical world of pearls.
5th June 2020
Looking for the best presents for Father’s Day – then look no further than our luxury gift guide! June 21st is a day to celebrate the Dad in your life and show him just how much you appreciate him. We’ve pulled together our top three gift ideas so that you can spoil him the Laings way.
3rd June 2020
During these difficult times, there is no more heart-warming story than the one of true love. Here our client tells the tale of his unique love story ending in a beautiful proposal taking place at the same spot where it all started 32 years ago in Glasgow. “We first met in the close at 5 […]
7th May 2020
A fusion of era’s and a combination between past, present and future characterises the design of a Jaeger-LeCoultre watch. This year the brand introduces a brand-new selection of Master collection models to Watches and Wonders with understated designs, casual elegance as well as extremely well-balanced displays. Since introduced in 1992, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Master Control collection […]
25th April 2020
Bringing the latest unexpected encounters between shapes and ideas nurtured by the Maison right to our homes is the “Cartier Watchmaking Encounters.” The brand has always encouraged the unexpected by combining shapes and ideas that were never intended to meet. This is Cartier’s unique style from which all forms of creation begin. Expect the unexpected […]
Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the introduction of the radiant substance Luminor, which gave name to one of Panerai’s most iconic watch collections, the brand pays tribute to the Luminor legacy in collaboration with the legendary explorer Mike Horn. The new models boast a superlative blend of resilience, perseverance, power and precision combined with remarkable […]
The Iconic continues to evolve: IWC Schaffhausen adds attractive new models to the Portugieser family with its 2020 Watches and Wonders releases. A compact automatic style in the iconic Portugieser design, a new model with the legendary perpetual calendar, a nautical sports chronograph with an elegantly proportioned case, and the first watch fitted with […]
Now that we’ve all got a little more time on our hands a lot of us are getting round to the jobs that are usually set aside to ‘do another day’ – one of those jobs is often cleaning your watches and jewellery. However, this is no time to stop sparkling! Here we go over our top tips for cleaning your watches and diamond jewellery at home.
9th April 2020
As spring slowly starts to bloom the promise of sunbeams and colourful flowers is all around us, reminding us of the beauty of the world as winter melts away. The fresh feel of the season is inspiring and we’ve picked out our top three pieces that capture the simple elegance of this time of year.