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03 April

Natasha Sherling BA GG
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Natasha Sherling BA GG

Natasha Sherling BA GG Consultant Gemmologist at O’Reilly’s Lot 369 I always have a soft spot for Victorian star brooches;...
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Pre – Loved Jewellery – 5 reasons to buy vintage and antique jewellery at auction
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Pre – Loved Jewellery – 5 reasons to buy vintage and antique jewellery at auction

Lola Hynes FGA DGA Consultant Gemmologist at O’Reilly’s It’s unique: antique and vintage pieces are usually hand crafted and it...
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Summer Trend Report… Statement Earrings
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Summer Trend Report… Statement Earrings

During this time of year, when your calendar is filled to the brim with events like weddings and weekends away,...
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Peridot- August’s Birthstone:
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Peridot- August’s Birthstone:

Peridot has a fascinating history stretching back over 4,000 years. The ancient Egyptians called it the ‘gem of the sun’...
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Coins – Currency to the Catwalk:
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Coins – Currency to the Catwalk:

What is Numismatics? Numismatics is the study and collection of coins - as well as medals and banknotes. It encompasses...
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Brooches are Back- Again!
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Brooches are Back- Again!

Brooches are an easy way to personalise an outfit while tapping into the trend that keeps coming back. They have...
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Ravishing Rubies- July’s Birthstone:
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Ravishing Rubies- July’s Birthstone:

Found in shades of red-from dark red to pinkish red- here are some interesting facts about July’s rosy birthstone… Rubies...
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The Rare Padparadscha Sapphire
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The Rare Padparadscha Sapphire

Sapphires come in a wide variety of colours. Some colours are common, some colours are rare, and some colours are...
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Yellow Gold Bangle Trend
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Yellow Gold Bangle Trend

The term bangle widely refers to the style of a bracelet that’s circular and closed by form or hinge and...
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Off to the Races
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Off to the Races

This month we have a selection of great pieces that will have you covered for race day. Whatever way you...
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Natasha Sherling’s Top Picks
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Natasha Sherling’s Top Picks

It’s difficult to beat a diamond riviere, and this one with its original gold cut down setting is truly spectacular...
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Old Cut vs. Brilliant Cut Diamonds
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Old Cut vs. Brilliant Cut Diamonds

The round brilliant cut has gone through many changes through the ages. The Old Mine Cut was the original, with...
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Graduation Gifting
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Graduation Gifting

Graduation Gifting A graduation is one of life's most important milestones. From school to university, there is a lot of...
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Wedding Season
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Wedding Season

Wedding Season: Wedding season is officially in full swing, and whether you’re a guest or part of the happy wedding...
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Something Blue
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Something Blue

Something Blue: Some wedding traditions have had their day but lots of brides today still love the idea of incorporating...
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Pearls
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Pearls

All About Pearls- June’s Birthstone: Lucky June babies get the pearl as their birthstone! And with so many varieties to...
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All About Alexandrite
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All About Alexandrite

Described as an “emerald by day, and ruby by night,” Alexandrite is a very rare, colour-changing gem. Here’s some more...
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Colourful Jewels for Summer
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Colourful Jewels for Summer

As the summer heats up, stylish women will keep their cool with playful, colourful jewellery. This season it’s all about...
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Yellow Diamonds
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Yellow Diamonds

          Natural coloured diamonds are rare, with only one out of approximately 10,000 carats being a...
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Fabergé
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Fabergé

Fabergé: The World’s Most Luxurious Eggs Emanating from Imperial Russia, Fabergé is synonymous with its series of elaborate and bejewelled...
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