Wedding rings - a brief history
"With this ring, I thee wed....."
Gemstones - a rainbow of colour
Celebrate Spring with Nature’s Colours
Pigeon Blood Rubies
Pigeon blood rubies are known for their striking beauty and their rarity, learn more about these beautiful gemstones...
Onyx provides elegance and striking contrast when paired with diamonds in Art Deco designs and has remained popular throughout history since ancient times. Rediscover the beauty of this versatile material.
Discover the art of enamelling and its presence in antique jewellery...
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…
Vintage Jewellery from the Fabulous Forties
The 1940’s was a time when jewellers experimented with different shapes, including motifs inspired by nature and large colourful gemstones. Learn more about this interesting period in jewellery history.
The Cabochon Curve
Discover the unique style of cut that has entranced jewellery lovers for thousands of years...
Pearls have always been considered one of the most precious of gems and make a wonderful gift of love, read more about what makes natural pearls so special...
Be romanced by the language of flowers...
Survivals of Ancient Celtic jewellery are incredibly rare. Learn about jewellery worn by the Celts and discover the Ancient Celtic rings in our collection.
Crossover engagement rings
Discover the romance behind antique crossover engagement rings...
Moonstone has been known for its beautiful shimmering light effect since ancient times when it was believed to be made of the rays of the moon. Click here to see our unique selection of antique moonstone jewellery.
Vintage earrings of the 1960’s and 1970’s - A History of Earrings: Part 9.
Our final instalment is here! Featuring the fabulous vintage designs of the 1960s and 70s.
From the earliest civilisations right up to the present day, lapis lazuli has been revered for its intense blue colour and included in the most important artworks throughout history. Find out more about its enduring appeal.
Vintage earrings of the glamorous 1940’s and 1950’s - A History of Earrings: Part 8.
The 1940's signified a shift in jewellery design. Read our new earrings feature here to find out why.
Art Deco earrings of the 1920’s to 1930’s - A History of Earrings: Part 7.
Come the 1920's, a new and exciting decorative style was taking hold - Art Deco. Click here to learn about earring design during this period.
Turquoise: December Birthstone and Striking Winter Jewel
The icy sky blue of turquoise provides a welcome pop of colour to winter; it is also aptly one of the birthstones for December. In this article we introduce this vibrant gem, whose popularity has stood the test of time.
Antique earrings - The Edwardian period including Belle Époque and Art Nouveau - A History of Earrings: Part 6.
Following on from the Victorian period, our next instalment on the history of earring design focuses on Art Nouveau and its influence on elegant Edwardian jewellery.