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Finding the perfect Valentine’s ring and how to plan your proposal

Finding the perfect Valentine’s ring and how to plan your proposal

Having a particular Valentine's Day is a very old tradition, thought to have originated from a Roman festival. Traditionally flowers, cards and cho...

October Birthstones

October Birthstones

  October Birthstones Opal Opal is the birthstone for the month of October, along with pink tourmaline. It is also the stone given on the 14th wed...

Why Is Antique Jewellery Sustainable And Eco Friendly?

Why Is Antique Jewellery Sustainable And Eco Friendly?

Today, one of the most important issues is protecting our environment. When you purchase a piece of antique jewellery you will not be contributing ...

What is my Birth Stone?

What is my Birth Stone?

What is my Birth Stone?  Birth stones correspond to the month you were born. They can be traced back to the Bible. In Exodus 28, Moses sets forth d...

What does Jewellery mean to you?

What does Jewellery mean to you?

Jewellery is a form of personal adornment, such as brooches, rings, necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. The word jewellery is derived from the word...

Caring for your antique jewellery

Caring for your antique jewellery

Check the settings regularly for wear and damage – this will allow you to spot any signs of wear to the claws and settings that may compromise the ...

The two birthstones of March

The two birthstones of March

The two birthstones of March March has two birthstones – aquamarine and bloodstone. Aquamarine Aquamarines vary in colour from deep blue to blue-...

The history of Mothers Day

The history of  Mothers Day

The history of  Mothers Day During the 16th century, people returned to their ‘mother church’ for a service to be held on the fourth Sunday in the ...

How to keep your jewellery safe.

How to keep your jewellery safe.

How to keep your jewellery safe. Burglary is one of the most common types of crime. The impact of burglary isn’t just financial, it can also have a...

Wedding Anniversary Gemstone

Wedding Anniversary Gemstone

Wedding Anniversary Gemstone Finding the right Wedding Anniversary Gemstone - Wedding anniversaries are celebrated all over the world.There’s no be...

Garnet Gemstones

Garnet Gemstones

Now the festive season is over and we are already into the start of 2019, it is time to prepare for the year ahead. If we are not careful, we can u...

Tips for getting your boyfriend to propose.

Tips for getting your boyfriend to propose.

Tips for getting your boyfriend to propose.   Tell him how important marriage is to you. For some men marriage just isn’t at the top of their ‘to d...