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The Most Famous Art Deco Jewellery Designers

Art Deco jewellery is widely regarded as a direct response to Art Nouveau jewellery and the First World War. Out of the tragedy and chaos of war, Art Deco design represented order and progression. The sweeping, nature-inspired shapes of Art Nouveau were traded out for angular, symmetrical designs, with a focus on cool-toned metals, stark …

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How to Wear Eternity Rings

Eternity rings are among the most romantic of jewellery-related gifts – and that’s saying something. Traditionally, they are given to commemorate a significant anniversary, but they are not limited to one event in the same way that engagement rings are. You could receive an eternity ring to celebrate the birth of a new child, a …

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Earrings to Match a Green Dress

With so many tones and hues to choose from, there’s a perfect green dress out there for everyone! Whether you’re trying to create a springtime bohemian look, or you’re picking out an outfit for a festive winter party, a bold green dress is an excellent choice. If you’re unsure of the tone of green that …

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Old-Fashioned Eternity Rings

Old-fashioned eternity rings are somewhat difficult to come by, since the design style of eternity rings in general is not that old. Some of the first eternity rings were made in the 1960s by the De Beers diamond merchants. These eternity rings were designed to have a way of marketing smaller diamonds to people. De …

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How to Wear Rings for Women

Jewellery of all kinds has been a part of humanity since the very beginning. Women of all ages and ethnicities have worn rings for literal ages, and so the idea of a how-to blog on the topic might come across as unnecessary. However, not only is fashion an ever-changing creature, but many women have never …

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Types of Engagement Ring Cuts

The perfect engagement ring for you is out there somewhere, it may even be among our vast vintage and antique engagement ring selections. If you’re not sure where to begin with your search for the right engagement ring, consider beginning with the cut of the gemstone. The cut is simply the shape of the stone …

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Sapphire Bridal Jewellery

Bridal jewellery is a great way of making very sentimental memories with your jewellery, turning it from a simple accessory to a family heirloom ready to be passed down for generations. Let’s explore some beautiful options for sapphire bridal jewellery. Rings A lot of people decide they don’t want to wear rings on their wedding …

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Bar Brooches

The bar brooch is a widely-loved section of the antique jewellery world. Introduced to the mainstream in the 1890s, bar brooches became popular very quickly. As is the case with many antique jewellery trends, the popularity of the bar brooch originated from royal families around the globe. Queen Victoria, for example, had a diamond bar …

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Luxury Wedding Gifts

There were far fewer weddings in 2020 than there are in the average year, and we all thought – perhaps a little too optimistically – that they would pour over into the new year, creating a year filled to the brim with romantic celebration. From the vantage point of January 2021, the future for weddings …

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The Intriguing History of the Hope Diamond

There are few gemstones that have as rich and intriguing a history as the fabulous Hope Diamond. This gorgeous blue-toned gemstone has mesmerised people for centuries. It has even become the basis of famous fictional jewellery like the Heart of The Ocean pendant featured in James Cameron’s Titanic. There are various versions of the history …