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Top 5 Reasons You Should Be Wearing Vintage

Posted on 30 September 2016Tips How to Vintage Jewellery Style


1. It's that old saying...
"They don't make things like they used to!"

It's so true. The idea of "costume" jewellery was to give people the opportunity to purchase affordable jewellery that still possessed luxe qualities that would have people wondering "is it real or not"? These days so much of the costume jewellery available has a very cheap...

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Imogen Lamport Shares How to Choose the Right Necklace

Posted on 08 July 2016How to Necklaces Style Tips


There are a number of factors to consider when choosing a Necklace to wear. There are two important factors we are going to focus on today, the first is selecting the right length and style of Necklace to compliment the neckline you are wearing and the second is to be mindful of the areas that you do and don't want to draw attention to.
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How to Make Your Features Pop with the Right Jewellery

Posted on 17 June 2016How to Colour Jewellery Style Tips


Last week I made a massive fashion faux pas. I chose to wear a piece of jewellery based on the fact I loved the design (and designer) and not because it actually suited me.

If you follow me on Instagram it will be no secret that I love and collect 1970s vintage Givenchy jewellery. Some time back I acquired this gorgeous 1978 Disc...

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Should You Clean Your Valuable Jewellery with Toothpaste?

Posted on 06 April 2016How to clean tarnish


When I say "valuable", I'm not just talking monetary value, sentimental value is just as important when it comes to jewellery. As is making informed decisions when it comes to that valuable jewellery; which is why I decided to write this article.

Not long ago I had a customer contact me on how to remove brown tarnish stains from her...

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How to Make Your Clip Ons More Comfortable

Posted on 25 March 2016Clip Earrings Earrings How to Recommended Products


We've all done it, sacrificed our comfort for fashion, and let's face it, the Clip On Earring has a bad rap.

Last week I experienced it all. Day 1, too tight. 6 hours into wearing one of my favourite pair of Clip Earrings, I had broken through the "these are sooooo painful, why do I wear them" stage and into the "my ears are now numb and I can't...

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How to Conquer Your Nickel Allergy

Posted on 16 March 2016Earrings How to Nickel Allergy Recommended Products


I love receiving questions from my customers asking for help on how to overcome an issue with their jewellery. My next couple of Blogs in particular, will be addressing direct problems that have been put to me and I'm sure many of you out there have experienced; as I know I have!

Nickel allergy. I've never been tested for this, but I'm pretty sure it is the...

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How to Flatter Your Face with the Right Earring

Posted on 10 March 2016Earrings Style tip How to

With so many styles, shapes and stones to choose from, one would think that choosing an earring for every occasion would be easy, right? The truth is, you can get it so wrong if you are more interested in dressing to suit the latest fashion trends as opposed to dressing to suit your shape. Yes, when it comes to styling Earrings, it is no different to...

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Help your Bling Sing : How to Clean Costume Jewellery

Posted on 29 January 2016costume jewellery cleaning how to rhinestones simulated pearls vintage jewellery

Cleaning a piece of costume jewellery can take a little time (depending on the type of piece), but can be so worth it! Whether the piece is already in your personal collection or you are a seller looking to capitalise to the full potential of the piece, you will reap the rewards if you take the time, use the right tools (and I'm not talking about any...

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