Jewellery

Valentine's Day: Share the Love - How to Buy Ethical Jewellery

Liz Earle | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK Style
Liz Earle

The raw materials used to make some of our most precious possessions are too often shrouded in secrecy. Gold, silver and precious gemstones can have a very murky past (think 'Blood Diamonds' and slave-labour mines), which is why provenance is all the more important here than in any other areas of the luxury goods market.

This Unfortunate Cat Got Its Head Stuck In A 'Necklace'

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK Style

Our feline friends may be known to get their heads stuck in things at any given opportunity, but one cat appears to have turned the mishap into a seri...

My Design Process

Veronique Henry | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK Style
Veronique Henry

I work best when I can collaborate with artists and smaller groups of people as my mentality is far more family-orientated than corporate. Working with friends and people that I know and love is really rewarding. Having that familiarity is really important because it brings the whole brand together.

You Can Now Buy A Dead Ringer For Kat Von D's Engagement Ring

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK Style

Remember Kat Von D's stunning engagement ring from The Great Frog? Kat Von D's engagement ring from The Great Frog Well, you can now buy an in...

How Not To Advertise Your Men's Jewellery Brand

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 04.12.2015 | UK Style

Just when the 'Blurred Lines' music video seemed like an almost distant memory, one men's jewellery brand have brought back the whole aesthetic. Ne...

11 Unique Engagement Rings You'll Fall In Love With

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK Style

With countless styles to choose from, picking an engagement ring can seem a daunting task. And you only get one (unless you're Victoria Beckham, who r...

Jodie Marsh Finally Reveals Her Wedding And Engagement Rings

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Style

Jodie Marsh has finally revealed her engagement and wedding rings from her secret marriage to new husband James Placido. The glamour model-turned-f...

Man Fights Off Gollum-Like Urges And Returns Diamond Ring Found Outside Nando's To Owner

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Style

A man who found a "hefty" diamond ring outside Nando's has returned it to it's owner after launching a Facebook campaign to find her. Andrew Samuel...

Celebrate Your Period With This Statement Jewellery

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 23.11.2015 | UK Style

Ever dreamed of owning a period stain brooch, or a bejewelled sanitary pad ring? It's now a possibility thanks to this London-based artist. Lili...

Who Needs A Boyfriend When You Have... Kale

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK Style

Who would have thought ten years ago we'd be wearing clothes and jewellery dedicated to a bit of plant? Not us. But thanks to our increasingly heal...

Blood Diamonds, Diesel Fumes and Politics as Usual

Sean Clinton | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK
Sean Clinton

Our political leaders won't act unless public pressure forces them to do so and the trade in blood diamonds will continue unchecked and unseen. Consumers, especially those in the fashion, film and media industry who are used to promote the industry, must questions the ethical provenance of the jewellery they wear and not allow the industry to fob them off with bogus claims that diamonds are ethically sourced and conflict-free.

Sustainable Mining: The Importance of Responsibly-Sourced Diamonds and Gemstones

Steve Bennett | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Style
Steve Bennett

The fact that unsustainable mining still exists today is because there is a demand for it; change only happens when the diamond and gemstone trade are effectively challenged. For example, over a quarter of rough cut diamonds in circulation are being processed as blood diamonds.

Justin Theroux's Wedding Ring Is Pretty Intense

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Style

Justin Theroux was spotted for the first time since his wedding to Jennifer Aniston when he arrived LAX Airport in Los Angeles yesterday. But there...

Would You Wear A Ring Made From Breast Milk, 'Umbilical Crumbs' And Hair?

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Parents

The trend for wearing jewellery made from breast milk first surfaced a couple of years ago, and now despite being banned on Etsy, it is showing no sig...

Pictured In The Dock, Glasses On A Chain, The Silver topped Hatton Garden Accused

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK

The eight men accused of the Hatton Garden jewellery heist have been remanded in custody until next month after appearing in court today amidst a heav...

Hatton Garden Getaway Van Sought As Police Seek Holding Extension To Quiz 'Diamond Weezers'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK

Police are expected to get 12 more hours to question the Hatton Garden heist suspects dubbed the "Diamond Weezers" as they appeal for sightings of a T...

Seven Men Arrested Over Hatton Garden Jewellery Heist

PA/Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK

Detectives hunting the gang behind London's Hatton Garden jewellery heist have arrested seven suspects - including a 76-year-old man - the Metropolita...

Hatton Garden Heist Has 'Ruined The Lives' Of Uninsured Victims

PA | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK

Victims of the Hatton Garden jewellery heist have found "their livelihoods have gone", a loss adjuster has said. Rick Marchant of Marchant and Marc...

What's the Future of Wearable Tech now Google Glass is Out?

Thomas Church | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK Tech
Thomas Church

Wearable technology should mean more than Nike+ or Apple Watch. It should also mean technology that allows you to create and decide what to wear.

The Vogue Guide to Choosing the Perfect Engagement Ring

Vogue.fr | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

Like all good guides, we'll start from the beginning, the beginning being the cut of your diamond, which should be chosen with care. If you're looking for timeless, opt for a princess, round or oval cut, with their softly faceted shapes.

The World of Fine Jewelry Opens Up On Instagram

Vogue.fr | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

From close-ups of rare pieces and clutches of raw gemstones, to atelier shots and vintage inspiration, step inside a closed world, with the kind of access previously only available to a handful.

Try the Tassel Trend

Sarah McGiven | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

It's a bold High Summer look that's currently populating high street stores and designer boutiques alike, particularly in the form of holiday kimonos, but choose your weapons wisely and the pieces you pick up now will see you through next season too.

The Challenges Faced by Female Entrepreneurs and the Importance of Female Mentoring

Annoushka Ducas MBE | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK
Annoushka Ducas MBE

One of the most important lessons I have learnt from my years in business is that nothing is possible without hard work. Women today are often juggling family, children and work and this is one of the challenges we face daily. However, as a mother of four children, I know the importance of having a support system, but also being able to be self-reliant.

Massive Raid On Edinburgh Jewellers By Men Armed With Swords

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.06.2014 | UK

A gang of armed robbers stole more than £1 million of jewellery in a city centre raid, it has been revealed. Three men threatened staff with knive...

Easter Shopping: Bunnies and Chocolate and Chicks, Oh My!

Sarah McGiven | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

For those of you who don't plan on stuffing your face with chocolate eggs this Easter Bank Holiday weekend (truly the worst time of year after Christmas to be on a diet), here's a bunch of non-fattening, fun suggestions for Easter gifts to indulge in - and a few sweet treats too.