Jewelley repairs

Do you know that fine silk thread is considered necessary for stringing pearls and gemstones? Although it is perfectly all right to string many types of semi-precious beads on one or more strands of flexible steel or nylon wire, in which case you need crimps (which are soft metal beads) and wire protectors for a […]

In just a few short weeks Christmas will be here, and I’m really looking forward to the excitement and celebrations. It has been a busy and challenging year, quite apart from the major construction of George Street and replacement of the lifts in the Dymocks Building… for the second time since I’ve been here! I’ve […]

Some people won’t settle for a traditional diamond ring, necklace or bracelet – they want something a little more extravagant, and fortunately there’s an array of accessories available if your budget will stretch far enough. These are some exceptional and outrageous diamond accessories: Diamond-encrusted shoelaces On November 1, 2004, the $65,000 Reebok diamond-encrusted shoelace was […]

Whether your passion is basketball, cricket, boxing or horse riding, the world’s greatest sporting events can all be marked in jewellery to show your support for your favourite team or competitor. For sports fans looking for custom jewellery, here are three ways to find that customised piece: Buying custom jewellery Many sites sell custom sports […]

For beginner jewellery makers, magazines and jewellery books are a great start, but seeing a jewellery project come to life in front of you is often a better way to learn. Fortunately there are plenty of courses available. The numerous amateur jewellery websites provide a learning environment and interactive community that help as you develop […]

Indigenous jewellery has always been a thing of beauty. It’s a craft that has managed to blend natural materials into outstanding creations, and even today it remains a firm part of the Aboriginal culture. However, with the help of online platforms, designers are taking indigenous jewellery in a new direction. Jewellery makers have a chance […]

Are you looking for jewellery that attracts attention? Then an abstract piece could be your best choice. By its very nature, abstract jewellery has quirky, unusual shapes, demonstrating imagination and creativity. Let’s explore some terrific abstract jewellery designs: Typical abstract jewellery styles Nature: although abstract jewellery designers are inspired by just about everything, nature is […]

You can never take too much care over the choice of your sunglasses and jewlery.