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Wedding & Engagement Rings

Jens Hansen’s jewellers are trained diamond experts, and internationally experienced ring designers. Traditional and modern jewellery techniques are combined to create your unique diamond engagement and wedding rings - statements of your individuality as a couple.  Propose with confidence knowing the ring can be customised later with our Perfect Ring Guarantee.

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The Perfect Ring Guarantee

Propose with confidence knowing the ring can be customised later.

Our goal is to make engagement ring buying a joyful occasion. We want you to be confident in your decision, and to know that any changes will be taken care of at no cost to you.

After you have proposed, our Perfect Ring Guarantee gives you the flexibility to change the size of the ring or even the style of the ring at no extra cost, so that she gets the ring she desires, and you can propose with confidence.

Please read the terms and conditions for full details of this guarantee.

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The Jens Hansen Solitaire

It Starts with You

Your love is precious, and the rings you wear should showcase that. Our Jens Hansen DIF Solitaire engagement ring combines the best diamond quality with the world’s most precious metals.

It is every girl’s dream to be able to wear an engagement ring that is truly special and it is every man’s wish that he picks her the perfect one. To help we have created the Jens Hansen DIF Solitaire, a ring specifically for the customer that values quality and flawless perfection.

 

Get the right answer when you propose with the perfect diamond. You can’t go wrong with The Jens Hansen DIF Solitaire – a stunning diamond engagement ring in a timeless design.

What makes a Jens Hansen DIF Solitaire the perfect engagement ring choice?

Our Jens Hansen DIF Solitaire rings use D colour Internally Flawless diamonds. These are the most transparent  of diamonds — no visible flaws at 10-power magnification and no discernible body colour — and because of those qualities, it represents the very pinnacle of the diamond pyramid.

 

"Only 1% of diamonds are given the grading of D,IF by the GIA (Gemmological Institute of America)."

 Your Jens Hansen DIF Solitaire engagement ring will come with a GIA certificate. The GIA report represents the highest standard of reliability, consistency and integrity in the industry. You will also receive a valuation for insurance purposes and the Jens Hansen Perfect Ring Guarantee*.

"Only a select few own a DIF diamond and most people will never even see one in their lifetime."

 

Craftsmanship

We have selected classic engagement ring styles that capture the intensity and beauty of these diamonds. Each design is set into platinum, one of the rarest metals on earth.

 

Jewellers at Work

Our Local Team

Team Members

Ash Wakelin - Jens Hansen staff

Ashley Wakelin

Ash is our jewellers apprentice.  Recently graduated from Waimea College, Ash is a local lad on his way to achieving his full trade certification as a manufacturing jeweller.

 

 

Claire Day

Claire handles our workshop production planning and inventory management. She's also a gem and diamond specialist with many years of experience who can answer all your questions on any Jens Hansen piece.

 

 

Halfdan Hansen

Halfdan is Jens Hansen's elder son, and the current business general manager and creative director. He is committed to continuing his father's legacy, particularly when it comes to the Movie Ring* that his father Jens and brother Thorkild worked on for the Peter Jackson movies.

 

 

Miriam Hansen - Jens Hansen staff

Miriam Hansen

Miriam is one of our Sales Associates looking after the Studio with Tanya and Tans.  She is also Halfdan's sister-in-law.  

 

 

Simon Colegate

Simon joined the team in 2016, after moving from South Africa to New Zealand. He is an experienced Jeweller and Diamond Setter, and is trade certified by the Mining Qualifications Authority of South Africa. Simon and our other master jeweller Zane are cousins and trained together.

Tans Leader - Jens Hansen staff

Tania 'Tans' Leader

Tans is one of our Sales Associates, she looks after the Studio with Tanya and Miriam and has over 20 years of industry experience.

 

 

Tanya Rowe

There to greet you with a big big smile as you walk through the studio door, Tanya has been one of our diamond and jewellery sales people since September 2013.

Tanya has an event management, sales and marketing background and worked at the World of Wearable Art Awards Show in Nelson before joining Jens Hansen. In line with Jens Hansen’s professional development, Tanya has completed a Diamond Council of America course & the Gemmological Association of Australia Practical and Advanced Diamond Grading courses to increase her knowledge of diamonds and the jewellery business.

Tanya loves the big Jens Hansen pieces, her favourites are the Legacy Pendants because of their bold, unique and sculputural design.

A keen paddleboarder and swimmer Tanya is always looking forward to getting out onto the water and enjoying the Nelson lifestyle. 

 

 

Zane Colegate

Zane joined the team in 2012, after moving from South Africa to New Zealand with his wife. He is an experienced Jeweller, CAD Designer and Diamond Setter, and is trade certified by the Mining Qualifications Authority of South Africa. He was awarded an Honourable Mention in the Professional Category of the 2011 PlatAfrica awards. Zane and our other master jeweller Simon are cousins and trained together.