Lab-Grown vs. Mined Diamonds – What’s The Difference?

The diamond industry is a billion-dollar market. Lab-grown diamonds have been around since the 1990s, and mined diamonds date back to 3100 BC. Lab-grown diamonds are made with heat and pressure in a lab while mined diamonds come from deep beneath the earth’s crust… What Are Lab-Grown Diamonds and Mined Diamonds? Lab-Grown Diamonds Lab-grown diamonds […]

August Birthstone

August’s Most Popular Birthstone – Peridot: Colour, Meaning & More

The combination of bright summery greens and gorgeous glowing golden tones make peridot one of the most visually striking gemstones. Peridot is Unlike other gemstones, which are coloured by impurities and known as allochromatic, Peridot is idiochromatic because its colour comes from the chemical composition of the gem. It has a fascinating history that dates […]

Fall In Love With Rubies This Summer


From royalty to Hollywood, everyone loves receiving a ruby and it’s not hard to see why. Described as the ‘heart’ of mother earth, rubies with their deep red hues are often given as romantic gifts. From Elizabeth Taylor’s famous ruby jewellery collection to Katy Perry’s engagement ring, our love affair with rubies continues. As the […]

Woman Pearl Jewellery


Seen as the ultimate symbol of wealth and status by the Ancient Romans, pearls are one of the oldest gems in the world. As Coco Chanel once said, “A woman needs ropes and ropes of pearls.” From classic to free form baroque styles, pearls are here to stay and have an enduring appeal. Creation of Pearls […]

Jewellery Time to shine with May Birthstone

Time to shine with May Birthstone Jewellery

Get happy with a piece of jewellery featuring glorious Emerald, birthstone for May. There’s always something special about receiving birthstone jewellery. We tend to have an affinity with the birthstone that pairs with the month we were born. We believe in its magical symbolism. Whether worn as a ring, necklace or earrings, it always makes […]

Topaz Birthstone

November Birthstone

Are you looking for a special gift for a November birthday? Why not choose a piece of jewellery with November’s birthstone, Topaz? The modern birthstone chart lists specifically Yellow Topaz as the birthstone for November, with Blue Topaz given for December birthdays. However, the traditional chart just gives Topaz with no specific colour option (and […]