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Lucie’s Story

Towards the end of March this whilst on a skiing holiday I got engaged! My partner and I have been together for three and a half years when he proposed. It was at the top of a beautiful mountain with such amazing views surrounding us. He got down on one knee and asked me to marry him, I said YES! I had no idea and was so shocked but completely love the ring! Everyone keeps saying...

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Caring for your watch

Watches are they perfect way to complete any look. Whether it is your ‘everyday’ purely for function watch or a way for you to accessories you may overlook how much debris and dirt your watch can accumulate. Dirt can hide in between the links, around the casing, anywhere. You can quickly and easily rejuvenate your watch by wiping down the band and case with a soft/microfibre cloth,...

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June's Birthstone - Pearl

Pearls are generally associated as the birthstone of June, and can also be used as the stone for a 30th anniversary. This blog post will give a brief introduction into the different types of pearls. This gem is a symbol of purity, luck and fortune, a precious gift from the sea that takes years to shape and form. Natural pearls can be found in lakes and rivers, in mollusks...

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Celebrating Andrew Grima

Andrew Grima was one of a handful of British designers who revolutionised jewellery in the early 1960s. He is the only jeweller to have been awarded the Duke of Edinburgh Prize for Elegant Design and his service to industry was recognised with The Queen’s Award for Export. He also won the De Beers Diamonds International Award (the Oscars of jewellery design) an outstanding 13 times. ...

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Princess-cut Diamonds

The Princess-cut is the square version of the brilliant or round-cut usually comprised of either 57 or 76 facets with a typical ratio of 1.0 to 1.05. The name "Princess Cut" was originally used in connection with another diamond cut known as the "Profile" cut, which was designed by London cutter Arpad Nagy in 1961. The angular and impressive princess-cut diamond is a favourite...

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