Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue

Everyone knows this old rhyme, but most people don’t know the meaning behind it! It originated in Victorian times, and each aspect of the poem represents a good luck token for the bride to be. Something old “Something old” was said to be a representation of the bride’s family, to honour their past and the […]

Pearls of wisdom

Pearl jewellery is a classic style, often associated with glamorous Hollywood stars of yesteryear (think Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s). However, pearls aren’t just a symbol of times gone by – they can and should be a modern addition to any jewellery collection. Natural pearls are a rare find – they develop in oysters […]