wedding ring buying guide

A Guide to Choosing the Perfect Wedding Ring

We want to make sure you and your loved one are prepared to choose the perfect wedding rings. At Macintyres, our expertly trained staff will guide you towards a ring that suits your style and budget. In the meantime, here is a primer so that you can start thinking about your ideal metal, width, design and size. Metal Here is a brief […]

Macintyres Edinburgh Jewellers showroom

Secrets from the Macintyres Showroom

If our showroom walls could talk, they would have fabulous stories to tell! Macintyres has been in business for more than 20 years and thousands of customers have passed through our doors, yet we still hear gasps of delight when people see the enormous size of our showroom and the treasure trove of stunning jewellery within. “We […]

Overseas Proposal will you marry me

How to Plan the Perfect Overseas Proposal

Proposing overseas is a grand, romantic gesture – unless the ring was lost in your hold luggage. Here are 7 tips to help you pull off the perfect overseas proposal. Pack the ring properly. Packing the ring in your hold luggage is too much of a risk in case it gets lost; you can buy […]

how to secretly find her finger size

How to (Secretly) Find Out Her Ring Size

You know she’s the one, but do you know her ring size? We’ve seen a few gents panic when we mention sizing – after all, you don’t want her to say “yes” and then have to wear a gorgeous diamond ring on her pinky finger! But there’s no need to worry; here are some clever […]

Your VIP Invite to the Exclusive Macintyres Wedding Event

Is your Big Day coming up? Then mark down the dates for our free and fabulous wedding event! On Saturday April 11th and Sunday April 12th, our showroom will be transformed exclusively for Macintyres customers, with special offers, a catwalk fashion show by Emma Roy, live music, and plenty more surprises. Join us for champagne and canapés provided by Edinburgh’s […]

Cliff Richard visiting Macintyres of Edinburgh

Happy Anniversary, Macintyres!

Valentine’s Day is a particularly special occasion at Macintyres – today we are celebrating our 21st anniversary! We first opened our doors on February 14th, 1994 in our original location on George Street. But the story of Macintyres really begins in October 1984 when the company directors, Steve and Gaynor Turner, first met at a […]

Digital Alchemy Launch Party

Something very exciting is going on at Macintyres of Edinburgh throughout August, we are an Edinburgh Festival Fringe venue for the very first time, playing host to a wonderful art exhibition all about gemstones, our favourite thing! Macintyres have teamed up with Professor Richard Weston of Weston Earth Images to bring you a wonderful exhibition […]

Film in the City in St Andrews Square

Film in the City Edinburgh Advert

We hope you all had a great time at the Film and the City event in St Andrews Square Edinburgh this weekend! For those of you who couldn’t make it down we thought you might like to see our advert, especially created for Edinburgh Film Fans! Enjoy!    

What’s on? Film in the City in St Andrew’s Square!

If you are struggling for something to do this weekend and are living in Edinburgh, then look no further! Film in the City kicks off in St Andrews square this evening at 5.30pm showing Gregory’s Girl on the big screen, the first of many fabulous films to be shown over the course of the weekend. […]