How to check gold hallmark symbols

How to check gold hallmark symbols

Why is Hallmarking important? First introduced in the 14th century by King Edward I to combat rogue goldsmiths selling underweight or fake gold and silver, the role of the Assay Office represents one of the earliest forms of consumer regulation and protection. In its...
Natural Diamond vs Lab-Grown

Natural Diamond vs Lab-Grown

Confused about Natural Diamond vs Lab-Grown? You’re not alone. There has been considerable conflicting and deliberate mis-information in the public domain about the differences between natural  and synethetic (man made) diamonds, so it is unsurprising that...
How to Save for (and on) an Engagement Ring

How to Save for (and on) an Engagement Ring

Creating your Dream Engagement Ring Engagement rings are a promise to a shared future and very often the most expensive single piece of jewellery a couple will purchase in their lifetime. This can seem overwhelming, so it is natural to research how to save FOR and ON...
Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas Gift Guide

Researching and sourcing heartfelt gifts should be a pleasure not a chore… Need some inspiration finding the perfect Christmas gift this year? Rest easy- we have done the hard work for you. We have curated a selection of gorgeous, beautifully crafted jewellery...
Why are Jewellery Boxes Important?

Why are Jewellery Boxes Important?

The Importance of Jewellery Boxes Irrespective of the size of your jewellery collection, your treasured pieces deserve a safe and secure home to protect them from loss or damage. There are a couple of reasons why jewellery boxes are important. They encourage jewellery...
Spring Edit

Spring Edit

Spring jewellery Today is the spring equinox in the northern hemisphere. The centre of the sun is directly over the equator, and daylight and night time hours are equal. This heralds the beginning of a new season. Spring, the most optimistic of all seasons has...
A Skillset for Success

A Skillset for Success

Independent Jeweller in London “The Jeweller” magazine is the respected publication for members of the National Association of Jewellers (NAJ). Each edition profiles a NAJ member, and editor Belinda Morris featured our founder, Jacqui Larsson, in the...
f:Entrepreneur female entrepreneurship campaign

f:Entrepreneur female entrepreneurship campaign

Our founder, Jacqui Larsson has been named as one of the UK’s most 100 inspirational female entrepreneurs by Small Business Britain’s f:Entrepreneur ‘#ialso100’ campaign.  Jacqui is being showcased alongside 100 female entrepreneurs from across the UK, as part of the...
New Years Resolutions for the Conscious Consumer

New Years Resolutions for the Conscious Consumer

Responsible Jewellery Choices 2021 heralds the beginning of a new year,  and possibly a new you. If conscious consumption is high on your agenda and you’d like to explore how to embrace this when purchasing or commissioning jewellery, here are some easy ideas...