Engagement Ring Trends 2019

As we are seeing many proposals already this year with Christmas, New Year and Valentine’s Day gone, we thought we’d share the trends we’re seeing and envisage seeing for the rest of 2019. 1.    Pear shaped diamonds – In fact, non-round rings in general.  Pear, oval and cushion diamonds have been very popular due to…

Amethyst

Amethyst is one of my favourite gemstones, not only is it Roseanna’s birthstone but it is also my daughter’s. From pale lilac to rich deep purple, February’s birthstone is associated with balance, sincerity, inner strength and a calm disposition.  It’s thought by some that wearing your birthstone can be good luck for the bearer and…

Jewellery – The Sentimental Truth

sentiment /ˈsɛntɪm(ə)nt noun 1. A view or opinion that is held or expressed. 2. Exaggerated and self-indulgent feelings of tenderness, sadness, or nostalgia. Sentimentality often involves situations which evoke very intense feelings: love affairs, friendship bonds made and broken, childbirth.  It could be a piece of music, a photograph, a scent or a piece of…