Considerations when insuring gems and jewellery

It goes without saying that it would be advisable to ensure your gems and jewellery, particularly the jewellery that is going to be worn out and about on a regular basis and is of value. It is suggested that you insist, when buying an expensive piece of jewellery from a seller that you receive a […]

Have your jewellery regularly checked

As a rule, you should have your jewellery checked and cleaned every two years. The quality of the workmanship of the piece, the metal used, and the gem or gems used all play a part, however, the crucial factor is the amount of use by the wearer and the care taken when wearing the piece. […]

Wedding anniversary gemstones

Historically, celebrations have been linked to life events such as births and weddings. The anniversary of such events has always been a legitimate reason to celebrate. With wedding anniversaries, there is so much to celebrate, and jewelry has come to represent some of our feelings for the occasion. Over time, each wedding anniversary year has […]

Aquamarine:- The birthstone for the month of March

Latin for ‘Seawater’, with colours ranging from light to medium blue, sometimes with a greenish splash. Aquamarine is one of our most popular and well-known gemstones. Click here to read full article Aquamarine – March birthstone

How to read a diamond report

A diamond report is the formal document issued by diamond and gemstone grading laboratories. The report details the unique characteristics of the diamond and gives specific details relating to the origin of the diamond, the weight, shape, the clarity, colour, proportions, polish, symmetry and fluorescence and comments if any. Click here to read full article […]

Amethyst – The birthstone for the month of February

Throughout history, quartz has been the chameleon gemstone, imitating many expensive gemstones. A transparent purple quartz which is the most important quartz variety used in jewellery. Quartz has been an important crystal in history primarily because it is extremely useful in industrial and commercial applications. It was the first crystal used in radio transmission and […]

Garnet- the birthstone for the month of January

Garnet is the birthstone for the month of January and is the anniversary gemstone for the second year of marriage.The name comes from the Latin word granatus, meaning ‘like a grain’. The rounded shape also refers to the seeds of the pomegranate. Click here to read full article. garnet complete -birthstone for the month of […]