• What can we do to Repair and Restore our Sentimental Jewellery?


    Sentimental jewellery, quite rightly, needs to be worn. We all have a fondness for our favourite pieces, and, let’s face it, items like wedding and engagement rings tend to get worn on a daily basis. Of course, this can take its toll on our special pieces, and every now and again it’s a good idea to give them a little bit of TLC to restore and, if necessary, repair them. It's always important to use a jeweller who carries out jewellery repairs on the premises, especially when it comes to pieces which have sentimentality attached to them.

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  • How to Include your Passions in your Wedding Ring


    Increasingly, couples are choosing very specific themes for their wedding days. And why not? These themes often showcase their passions and hobbies in life, and it’s lovely to have a day which celebrates their dreams, ambitions and lifestyle. But why stop the theme at the end of the wedding day? Many couples are opting for bespoke jewellery as a way to incorporate their hobbies and passions into their wedding rings, too.

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  • A Guide to Choosing a Diamond Shape to Suit your Personality


    Looking for a new piece of diamond jewellery but not sure which cut to go for? Or perhaps you’re trying to find the perfect shaped diamond engagement ring for your fiancée-to-be? Diamond shapes can actually represent certain aspects of a person’s personality, and your local jeweller can find the perfect diamond cut to suit your personality, or that of your loved one!

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  • Why it Pays to Go Local for your Engagement Ring


    When researching the purchase of an engagement ring, it’s easy to find all of the big names online and on the high street and think that they are your only option. There may well be a big world wide web of engagement rings out there, but don’t be swayed by so much online choice. When it comes to choosing an engagement ring, it often pays to go local.

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  • Three Watch Trends to Watch this Autumn


    For many, their timepiece will never go out of style. But it has to be said that the humble watch isn’t immune to fashion trends. This autumn, there are three trends which jewellers are loving. And if you don’t want to update to the latest fashion? Then a new watch battery or watch band will bring your watch bang up to date instead.

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  • Layering Jewellery – How to do it with Meaning


    Layering different pieces of jewellery is nothing new. It’s been a jewellery trend for many a year now, and it’s easy to see why: why wear one piece of beautiful jewellery when you could wear two or three together?. Often, separate pieces layered together complement each other and improve the overall look of the individual items. But how can you take layering to the next level? Let's take a look.

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  • Is there such a Thing as a Modern Signet Ring?


    Traditionally, a signet ring bears a family crest or coat of arms, and is engraved in reverse so as to pressed into hot wax to form a wax seal on a letter. They have flitted in and out of fashion over the years, and are often associated with royalty or nobility, but in more recent decades they have also become a little – dare we say it? – dated at times. Is there such a thing as a modern signet ring? When it comes to bespoke jewellery, we think there might just be…

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