Wedding Jewellery, Drakes Jewellers, Plymouth, Weddings


Posted on September 15th, 2017

Surprising your groom on the morning of your wedding with a touching gift is fast becoming a popular tradition amongst brides. This special, yet meaningful gift doesn’t have to be anything extravagant just a little something to make him feel extra special on the best day of your lives! After all, he did surprise you […]

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Drakes Jewellers Plymouth, Bridesmaid and Usher Gifts

Beautiful Gifts for your Bridesmaids and Groomsmen

Posted on September 14th, 2017

Weddings are a very special occasion and with months and months of planning, it takes a very special group of people to ensure it’s a truly memorable day for you and your groom! In recent years, it’s become common practice to say thank you to your bridesmaids and groomsmen for all their help with a […]

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Drakes Jewellers Plymouth, Plymouth's most beautiful Wedding venues

Plymouth’s Most Beautiful Wedding Venues – 3 Min Read

Posted on September 8th, 2017

Are you looking for the perfect venue for your big day? Choosing the right venue for both of you is arguably one of the most important and difficult decisions a newly engaged couple will make during their wedding planning. First things first, a little online research beforehand will definitely go a long way… working out […]

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7 Decades of Love – 2 min read

Posted on September 6th, 2017

At Drakes, Plymouth we are so proud of our story. Drakes was founded back in 1950 by the late Harry Hirshman and has continued as a family run business in our beloved City of Plymouth ever since. Now overseen by Harry’s son John, John’s son Andrew and daughter Monique, Drakes continues to be as dedicated to our […]

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Pre-Owned Luxury Watch, Drakes Jewellers, Plymouth, Pre-Owned Rolex, Pre-Owned Cartier

Purchasing a Pre-Owned Luxury Watch – 2 Min Read

Posted on August 25th, 2017

Thinking of purchasing a pre-owned watch but not sure what you should consider or what you need to know? We’ve put together this guide to help you make an informed decision… TRUST THE RETAILER Wherever you decide to purchase your pre-owned luxury watch, make sure it is a reputable company who can provide you with […]

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Drakes Plymouth, Drakes Jewellery Hospital

Our Latest Bespoke Creations – 2 Min Read

Posted on August 16th, 2017

Over the past few months Rob, our very own Jewellery Designer and Goldsmith has been busy creating some beautiful bespoke pieces for our customers, at the Drakes Jewellery Hospital. After an initial consultation instore, Rob designs the bespoke piece using special 3 Dimensional CAD software to create a high resolution image. A 3D printed wax […]

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Drakes Jewellers Plymouth, Our Favourite local spots

Our Favourite Local Spots – 3 Min Read

Posted on August 11th, 2017

As a local Plymouth independent jeweller, we are proud to live in one of the most beautiful parts of the country (or so we think!). With the sunshine attempting to grace us with its presence this Summer, it has got us thinking about Drakes, Plymouth’s favourite spots in and around the local area. Ocean Grill, […]

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Drakes Jewellers,, Plymouth, Meet our Team, Store Manager, Gemma, Drakes

Meet Gemma: Our New Store Manager – 2 Min Read

Posted on August 4th, 2017

Last month we were excited to welcome Gemma to the Drakes, Plymouth team. As the new face of the store, we thought it was only fair to put her under the spotlight so you could get to know our new manager.   How long have you worked in the jewellery industry? For over 18 years! […]

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Top tips for Wedding Photos – 3 min read

Posted on July 27th, 2017

So you’ve set the date and booked the venue, now it’s time to start thinking about those all important wedding snaps! Good wedding photographers can be booked up to 2 years in advance, so it’s not something that you’d want to dawdle on. For most bride and grooms to be, the photos are a major […]

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What type of honeymoon best suits you? – 5 minute read

Posted on July 20th, 2017

After months of planning your special day a little bit of relaxation is well and truly needed! For some couples it is a trip of a lifetime, for others the perfect excuse to get away and spend some quality time together! Today a honeymoon could be anything from laying in the Maldives, trekking up Scottish […]

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