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Pearl Competition

We are so pleased to announce our first ever pearl competition in collaboration with the Guild of Jewellery Designers and Ping Ping Jewellery.  Get creative and design a piece of pearl jewellery using the unique coin pearl (as seen below). Entries please by August 31st. The winner will be announce at the International Jewellery Exhibition, […]

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Pearls My Continued Passion

Pearls My Continued Passion   Hello & Welcome!  How the time fly’s since my last chat with you!   It has been a busy few months creating pretty seasonal windows and themed celebration windows. It seems this year the blossom has looked even more spectacular and the flowers just a riot of colour! This wonderful […]

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Aesthetically Ethical

Pearls-Aesthetically Ethical I am an ethical jeweller as well as jewellery designer and gemmologist all rolled into one.  Often these three sides have ructions, wrestling to see who comes out on top. But last year I found a source that satisfies all three. As ethical initiatives go cultured pearl farming is unique in the gems and […]

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TH March & Co. Ltd Member Profile

Member Profile: TH March & Co. Ltd T.H March & Co. Ltd are recognised as the foremost brokers to the jewellery and allied trades, they also offer a broad range of commercial and personal insurances, with some policies offering exclusive discounts for jewellers. For over 129 years, Jewellers’ Block Insurance has been at the heart of […]

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Pink Pearls – Trend Report

Pink is the colour of innocence, romance , roses and femininity. You either love it or hate it. Can you get pink pearls I hear you ask? Well yes of course the variations of shape, size and hue in pearls are almost infinite. Pearls are also about pink this season from first blush hues to deep cerise […]

Discount on British Academy of Jewellery Courses

We are delighted to announce our partnership with the British Academy of Jewellery (BAJ) to bring you a special members discount on their BAJ short courses. History of the British Academy of Jewellery In 1999, Jason Holt and his jeweller father, Robert Holt read a depressing government report. The report showed what they had already […]

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Wilson’s Restringing Service Ltd Member Profile

Member Profile: Wilson’s Restringing Service Ltd Wilson’s Restringing Service Ltd was established in November 1994 and over the past 22 years has seen many changes in the work that comes in. We have expanded our knowledge and skills to keep up with modern trends and can offer a highly skilful, experienced, quality service.  We only use […]

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How to Improve Pearl Photography

Pearl photography is a challenging art and capturing beauty of pearls is one of its most difficult aspects. Product photography is important. In fact, it’s so important that it can be the difference between making a sale and losing a potential customer. Your visitors will always be drawn to an image before they read the text […]