How to Style Rose Gold Jewellery

Rose gold has certainly been gaining in popularity in recent years, seen in everything from jewellery to smartphones and the trend is showing no sign of slowing down. It may not be quite as popular as other metals like gold, silver or platinum, but rose gold is a very versatile metal which works with a… read more…

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How to Style Silver Jewellery

Silver jewellery is a classic choice, which is sure to stand the test of time and always provide a classy accessory to your outfit. So if you’re wondering the best way to style your latest silver jewellery pieces, read on for our quick guide. Designs It’s best to avoid busy or loud patterns on your… read more…

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How to Style Gold Jewellery

Gold jewellery never goes out of style and is the ideal finishing touch to any outfit, but what’s the best way to rock gold? Here are some tips and rules on what to style your latest gold pieces with. Standing Out One thing you want to avoid is making your outfit too cluttered with jewellery… read more…

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Buying Jewellery as an Investment

Few of us buy jewellery purely as an investment – but probably most of us have a dim hope that our favourite rings and necklaces in particular will hold their value or possibly even increase it. The idea of ‘investment jewellery’ is an American concept but it’s definitely taken hold here recently. So how do… read more…

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2018’s Top Jewellery Trends

While jewellery doesn’t go through the annual revolutions that clothing fashion does, it still has its ‘in’ and ‘out’ themes. Being ahead of the trend when it comes to jewellery fashion can earn you many compliments on your choices as well as giving you a collection of items that will become valued ‘retro’ pieces in… read more…

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Citrine – November’s Birthstone

With November comes the falling of leaves, the smell of flavoured coffee up-and-down the high street, and bundles of people draped in scarves, hats and gloves to keep out the chill. The sights, smells, and frosty-feel to the air are some of the things we think of when asked about this month, but there’s also… read more…

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Opals

Opal – October’s Birthstone

Opal is the birthstone for October, and Australia’s national gemstone. It is a hydrated amorphous form of silica, classed as a mineraloid. Opal is formed from a mixture of silicon dioxide and water. This creates silica deposits that eventually form an opal. It comes in multiple colours. This includes white, grey, red, orange, yellow, green, blue,… read more…

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Sapphire Ring

Sapphire – September’s Birthstone

Sapphire is the birthstone for September, and the gem of the 45th wedding anniversary. They are usually a deep, beautiful blue, but natural “fancy” sapphires also occur in yellow, purple, orange, and green colours; “parti sapphires” show two or more colours. There are also star sapphires, opaque gems with a star like appearance. The stones are… read more…

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EAR PIERCING

The First Steps On Your Ear Piercing Adventure

A piercing is a monumental moment in most people’s lives, especially the first, which more often than not tends to be the ear lobe. With it’s delicate positioning and the vast array of earrings available, it’s easy to understand why it is such a popular choice. If you’re considering this piercing option for yourself, there… read more…

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Peridot, August’s Birthstone

Peridot is August’s Birthstone. It is said to symbolise good fortune. Known as the ‘Evening Emerald‘, it has a summery green hue which matches perfectly with cream silk and rich tans.  The stone is fragile and cracks easily. As a result, gem quality pieces are rare, and it tends to come in small slivers. The… read more…

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