Category Archives: Inspiration

Let’s Celebrate Halloween with Black Gold Jewellery

We usually pick our jewellery in yellow gold, white gold, and, more recently rose gold. But do you know about black gold? Lately, more and more designers are using dramatic black gold in their high-end collections. We thought this Halloween weekend would be a perfect time to explore some darkly dazzling pieces of black gold jewellery. Read more…

Van Cleef & Arpels Gold Cuffs Are Skyrocketing in Auctions

A pair of Van Cleef & Arpels gold cuffs given by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis to her step-sister Nina Straight fetched $162,500 this week at Heritage Auctions. When the hammer fell at the Beverly Hills, California sale, the 18K gold bracelets realized more than four times their lower estimate. Heritage Auctions had originally estimated them at $40,000 to $60,000. Read more…

How to Travel with Your Jewellery

Your dream holiday might not be the one of your jewellery. The chlorine in the pool and the many layers of sunscreen that you apply can definitely damage certain gemstones – especially more delicate ones such as pearls, turquoise and coral. Even the most durable gemstones like diamonds require some care to be taken to ensure they remain sparkling and undamaged. Read more…

Icons of Style & Their Jewellery

From Grace Kelly’s Cartier engagement ring and Audrey Hepburn’s penchant for Tiffany, to Chanel’s rope of pearls and Elizabeth Taylor’s Bulgari collection, some of the biggest style icons in the world will be forever linked to certain jewels. A trip back in time, with their favorite pieces and famous quotes about jewellery. Read more…