how we are doing our bit for the planet…

Happy National Earth Day! For those of you who maybe don’t know what National Earth Day is, it is a day that exists once a year to raise awareness for specific causes that are affecting and damaging our planet. In 2018, Earth Day was the start of a campaign to end plastic pollution, and this year it is all about endangered species and learning how …

how to clean ear piercings

With fashion calling for lobe to helix (ear rim), and everything in between to be pierced nowadays, it is important to look after yours to ensure they stay in great condition and don’t become infected. Preventing piercings from going wrong Make sure you get your piecing done at a licensed practitioner to ensure they have met the council’s safety and hygiene standards. Licences should be …

the april birthstone edit: diamond & clear

All you April babies, you are lucky aren’t you! Arguably the best birthstone to have, but also the most expensive, the diamond is most commonly used in engagement rings, but are also popular in earrings. White diamonds are the most common variety of diamond, and the brighter the white, generally the more expensive the diamond. However, diamonds also come in various other colours such as …

how to: find your ring size

Ordering rings online can be a struggle, especially when you don’t know your ring size and since ring sizes can vary slightly from retailer to retailer. Don’t worry though, we are here to make the process super easy for you! To find out your ring size, do the following: Use a piece of string and wrap it around the base of your finger where the …

meet the team: Michelle – jeweller & buyer

We thought it was about time you wonderful jewellerybox blog readers got the chance to meet the people behind jewellerybox, so welcome to our ‘meet the team’ series! Kicking things off, we have jeweller & buyer, Michelle. The lady behind all our cute enamel earrings and quirky geometric designs. Where are you from? My favourite annoying humorous question! British Other, British-Asian Other, Other ? Born …

glossary: metal types

Most people have a preference, whether it’s gold or silver, but if you’re new to jewellery buying how do you know which metal to go for? Here’s our helpful guide to metal types to help you decide. | 9ct Gold | Platinum | Rose Gold | Sterling Silver | Stainless Steel | | Surgical Steel | Titanium | White Gold | Yellow Gold | 9ct …

glossary: earring styles

If I’m honest, I think earrings are my favourite type of jewellery. Necklaces can be fiddly to put on (and they just don’t go with some outfits) and bracelets can be uncomfortable if you’re spending your day working at a computer, or going out for a meal. But earrings, they work with every and any outfit and are a quick way to make yourself feel a …

the march birthstone edit: aquamarine

march birthstone - aquamarine

March babies are lucky enough to have Aquamarine as their birthstone. In folklore, it was once believed that the alluring stone was the treasure of mermaids, and was used by sailors to bring luck and good fortune. This glimmering gem is vibrant in colour and has long been associated with calming and soothing qualities. The Azul tones are the perfect accompaniment to your spring/summer wardrobe. …

mothers day gift guide

mothers day jewellery

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we all know that frantic panic of ‘what exactly do you get Mum?’ You would have thought after all this time you’d have it all figured out right?! But after the countless flowers and stuffed teddies from your local supermarket, maybe it’s time to switch it up with some of our gorgeous pieces of jewellery. Be it a …

help victims of domestic abuse with our international womens day edit

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we have partnered up with local women’s refuges in the South London area. The handful of refuges that we are supporting are all charities which provide support and accommodation to women and children who are victims of domestic violence. We will be donating a minimum of one piece of jewellery to the refuges for every piece that is sold from our International Women’s …