PANTONE COLOUR OF THE YEAR! GREENERY

2017 is here! Pantone announced their colour of the year, and we are thrilled! “Greenery is a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring when nature’s greens revive, restore and renew”, an excerpt from Pantones INTRODUCING GREENERY. This healthy green has got us all excited for the New Year, and ...

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“Your tips are gone!”

You go into a jewellery store to get your ring checked and cleaned and the salesperson says, “your tips are gone.” What does that mean? Did you do something wrong? Often referred to as “tips”, “claws” or “prongs”, these are the small ends of gold on a claw setting that keeps your gemstone or diamond ...

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Looking Back

When you have been in business for a while it can be fun to look back. And sometimes not so fun. As I celebrate my 36th year in business this November, I was talking to one of my favorite female clients. I have know her for a long time and known her husband since I ...

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