A History of the Heart Shape Motif
Read about the development of the definitive symbol of love...
Amethyst. The essence of the colour purple.
Discover facinating colour and history of February's birthstone.
Old Mine Cut Diamonds
Part III in our history of diamond cuts
Victorian Carved Half Hoop Rings
Rich yellow gold and flashes of colour and sparkle, learn more about the delightful group of Victorian carved rings...
Kashmir Sapphires - The Unparalleled Beauty
From mines now exhausted, Kashmir sapphires are known as being the very best in the world. Learn more about these incredible gems…
Old Cut Diamonds
Part IV in our history of diamond cuts
Unusual Gemstone Rings
Discover our captivating range of antique and vintage unusual gemstone rings, from bright colourful gems to those displaying fascinating optical effects...
Rose Cut Diamonds
Part II in our chronological history of diamond cuts
Table Cut Diamonds
Learn about the first true diamond cut.
Learn more about one of the world's most coveted gemstones.
November birthstones: citrine and topaz
Discover our exclusive antique collection of topaz and citrine jewellery to treat your beloved ones with an unique present this month.
A Focus on Suffragette Jewellery
Alongside the recently released film 'Suffragette', discover more about the phenomenon of suffragette jewellery...
Unique Jewellery Ensembles
Your jewellery ensemble can be added to over the years, marking life’s important occasions with a special new piece of jewellery, discover more about the historical significance of jewellery 'parures'...
Target rings were originally presented as love tokens, with each gemstone concealing a hidden meaning, read more about these striking rings here...
Alluring Drop Shape Gemstones
Some of the most famous diamonds throughout history have been fashioned into drop shapes, find out more about this dramatic cut...
Watch our video about emeralds, one of the most precious gemstones used in antique jewellery.