British Jewellery Update Summer 2016

Jewellery is often an industry that suffers during a recession, as it is something people can cut back on in a pinch. However, things are looking up for the sector as a whole as May saw growth of 1.4% overall. It is a small win, but something which many jewellers are taking as a sign …

Pandora charm

Pandora celebrates milestone in UK trading

How many times before Christmas did you hear ladies talking of the Pandora charm on their wish lists? And how many times afterwards did you see husbands and boyfriends smiling smugly as their other halves told anyone who would listen about their present-buying prowess? It is this sort of scene that has meant that, as …

Diamond Ring

Gems Mark the Start of a Colourful Future Together

An engagement ring has to last a lifetime, so choosing the right style and colour is one of the most important choices you have to make — after deciding on the right person to marry, of course. Diamonds are still the most popular, but coloured stones are increasingly becoming the choice for fashion-conscious brides-to-be. Follow …

Kyles jewellery

Kyles Ethnic and Indian Jewellery

24 years ago Nisha and Malkit Dadi founded their unique jewellery design brand, Kyles, named for the beautiful countryside surrounding their then home in the Scottish Kyles of Bute. What began as a small family business, custom-making ornate pieces of jewellery and “fusion jewels”, has led to a London-based flagship boutique and international success for …

Amelle jewellery

The Finest Affordable Jewellery for Fashion-conscious Females

For hundreds, if not thousands, of years jewellery has been a wardrobe staple for women of every age, nationality and economic class. As important as the clothes women wear, jewellery is both a beautiful adornment and a unique form of self-expression through which females can broadcast their individual tastes and personality. Of all the different …

Modern Male Jewellery

The Renaissance in Jewellery for Men

Jewellery for men has a long and fascinating history, from the early dawn of body adornment to the swagger and weight of the chains and gems which would festoon the likes of King Henry VIII or the Sun King of France. These were men not afraid to show their wealth about their person. Way back …

Spirit Jewellery

Lifting Looks and Spirits with Jewellery

The dark days and nights of winter are beginning to fade but even so, it is not the most cheerful time of year, and we all need a lift. One of the best and most effective ways to do this is to choose the right jewellery for your outfit. Whether real or fake, simply elegant …

Pearl Brooch

The Queen of Gems and The Gem Of Queens

The simple pearl is enjoying a bit of a fashion renaissance at the moment and jewellers are reporting an increase in demand. So what is behind the pearl revival? Pearls have always seemed classy. They are simple, elegant and timeless and most definitely back in vogue. Designers are capitalising on this new popularity and making …

Coloured Jewellery

Hot New Jewellery Trends – Classy Colour

They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend but it appears that this may no longer be the case. Whilst diamonds remain a jewellery staple, demand for coloured gemstones is soaring, with consumers becoming ever more adventurous in the type of jewellery they choose. Changing fashions Diamonds have long been first choice when it comes …

2014 Jewellery

The Industry’s Anticipated Hot Jewellery Trends for 2014

The annual release of the Swarovski Gem’s Vision Report is always greatly anticipated by the jewellery industry, and this year’s release certainly doesn’t disappoint, with its visually spectacular presentation of the latest industry design and gemstones trends. The word chosen to represent the emerging trends of this current new year was ‘conversations’ and the report …