The internet is full of incredible and exclusive jewellery e-boutiques, and here's where to click during your next desk-bound lunch break...

THE ITEM TO INVEST IN ON A BUDGET Astley Clarke is all about '[reinstating] the coloured gemstone as the hero of every woman's wardrobe.' There's even a section for men to shop for their better halves (prospective grooms, take note)! A 24-hour online boutique selling an abundance of wedding, vintage, crystal and catwalk-inspired jewellery. Although it doesn't have its own street store, its items are sold by various stockists nationwide which gives you the option to view them in person. This site's affordable and charming jewellery has been worn by celebrities such as Paris Hilton, Cheryl Cole and Vanessa Hudgens, to name a few. Having worked for seven years with The Duchess of Cambridge's favourite dressmaker (Jenny Packham) Tamsin Ridgwell has picked up a thing or two about bridal design and what brides-to-be want. Millany is her online bridal boutique, catering to the discerning bride with a serious eye for fashion. This is an awesome site to visit if you're after designer jewellery, as it supplies designer brands from all over the globe! Feeling spiritual? Daisy features an iconic range of Chakra bracelets, alongside various other exotic items perfect for a bohemian wedding.

BEST HIGH-STREET SHOPS FOR BARGAINS If you love nature then you'll love Alex Monroe's intricate nature-inspired jewellery. It's a huge hit in Japan and here in the UK there are now over 100 shops selling his brand. The first ever Alex Monroe boutique (Snowsfields, London SE1) is definitely worth a visit! This snazzy site was founded by model and Made in Chelsea star Amber Atherton, and features very affordable jewellery at high-street prices. Do you plan to have a retro wedding, or just love retro jewellery? Check out Flo & Percy, which specialises in vintage bridal jewellery and accessories. Start by browsing the online collections and then phone or email through the details if something takes your fancy! A must-visit for all vintage and antique jewellery lovers. Fancy a bit of designer? Net-A-Porter is one of the online luxury fashion retailer greats. It even has a wedding-specific section which caters to all sorts of different brides.