Fine Jewellery Verses Costume Jewellery What is Fine Jewellery: It is jewellery that contains both a precious metal and precious gemstones. Precious metals used mainly in jewellery are Gold, Silver, Platinum, Rhodium and Palladium Gold  Gold is a chemical element with symbol Au and atomic number 79. In its purest form, it is a bright,…

    Sapphire September is not only the “ back to school “ month but it is also the birthstone month of Sapphire. This beautiful gemstone, a variety of the mineral corundum, an aluminium oxide (α-Al2O3). It is typically blue in colour, but natural “fancy” sapphires also occur in yellow, purple, orange, and green colours; “parti…

“Happy Birthday to all those born in August” Its no surprise that August was traditionally the start of Autumn and with it a warm Autumnal coloured birthstone in the form of Peridot. Peridot comes in a variety of shades of green from yellowish to brownish green to greenish yellow. Peridot is the gem of spirit…

Getting ready to say “I do “ and looking at wedding rings. Romans wore their wedding rings on their left hand as they thought there was a vein in the ring finger referred to as the Vena Amores or “The Vein of Love” said to be directly connected to the heart. To this day wedding…

All accessories have fashion trends be it bags shoes or even jewellery. One of the very strong jewellery trends at present is Layering or Stacking your jewellery What is layering or stacking your jewellery ?…It is the idea of wearing more than one necklace usually of different lengths all at the same time or wearing…