Jewellery Stories

Jewellery Stories
21 Jun 2018
How to protect your fine jewellery and keep it in beautiful condition
SINGAPORE: It’s all well and good to have lots of beautiful jewellery, but like anything else in life, if you don’t take good care of it, it’ll lose it’s shine. Here are our top tips for keeping your fine jewellery in tip-top shape! It came in beautiful packaging – store it in it! When The
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Jewellery Stories
20 Jun 2018
Everything you need to know about why Aquamarine is the coolest gemstone
SINGAPORE: Our expert gemologist explains why Aquamarine gemstones aren’t just cool because Prince Harry gave one to Meghan Markle. So, we’ve all seen the stunning aquamarine ring that Prince Harry gave his new bride, Meghan Markle, aka The Duchess of Sussex, at the after-party after their Royal Wedding on Saturday May 19th. It belonged to
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Jewellery Stories
18 Jun 2018
Add whimsy and colour to your jewellery collection with the Bonbon bracelet
SINGAPORE: Serious gemstones don’t have to look formal, our expert gemologist explains why watermelon tourmalines in the Bonbon bracelet makes for a stunning piece of jewellery. The Bonbon bracelet is an unusually interesting piece of fine jewellery, partly because of its free-flowing form, but mostly due to the gemstone it features. Watermelon tourmalines are not
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Jewellery Stories
18 Jun 2018
Experience the many beautiful colours of jade with our Periwinkle Mint earrings
SINGAPORE: Jade is not only green or white, there are actually eight delicately beautiful colours explains our expert gemologist and these Periwinkle Mint earrings include some of her favourites. JADE ISN’T ONLY GREEN Although it is best known as green, Jade naturally exists in eight other colours – lavender, red, orange, yellow, brown, white, black,
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Jewellery Stories
18 Jun 2018
Sustainable, luxury fine jewellery made from a material you would never expect … the Tagua Nut!
SINGAPORE: Our jewellery expert explains why the Tagua Nut is beautiful, sustainable and perfect for creating luxury fine jewellery rings and other stunning designs. Luxury jewellery can be made of various different materials – yellow gold, rose gold, white gold, tagua nuts…. Wait, what? Nuts? Jewellery made of nuts? What are these people talking about?
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Jewellery Stories
13 Jun 2018
Congratulations! If you’re born in June, your birthstone is a glamorous pearl
Our expert gemologist explains why people born in June are so lucky to have pearls as their birthstone SINGAPORE: Another month, another birthstone! Whilst the original idea of birthstones can be traced back to the Book of Exodus in the Bible and the Twelve Tribes of Israel, the idea of each person always wearing a
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Jewellery Stories
28 May 2018
Discover why this stunning ring blends aspects of earth, water and the solar system
SINGAPORE: Our expert gemologist explains why the Flora Noir ring, created from Moldavite and Keishi Pearl, is a spectacular piece of design worthy of any jewellery collection. The Flora Noir ring is a highly interesting piece of jewellery as it showcases a gemstone that is rarely used by jewellers, and even more rarely in luxury collections.
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Jewellery Stories
9 May 2018
Everything you need to know about how to choose a genuine gemstone, with tips from our expert gemologists
SINGAPORE: Most people know about the 4 C’s for Diamonds but know less when it comes to choosing a high quality genuine coloured gemstone for a piece of jewellery. When choosing a coloured gemstone, the choice of the stone usually begins with your favourite colours, but there’s more to knowing whether the stone is genuine than
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Jewellery Stories
7 May 2018
Top tips on why you should invest in fine jewellery
SINGAPORE: Jewellery investment. These are two words that may not instantly come to mind. For many people, jewellery is associated with fashion, trends and glamour, while investment may be associated with money, wealth managers and property. But once you take a closer look, it will be easy to understand why fine jewellery and investment do
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Jewellery Stories
30 Apr 2018
The 4Cs: How to choose the perfect diamond
SINGAPORE: Our expert gemologists explain the 4Cs – Carat, Colour, Cut and Clarity – to help you choose the perfect diamond for your fine jewellery collection When you start looking at diamonds for the first time, you are going to hear a lot about ‘the 4 Cs’. And whilst many people have some idea what
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Jewellery Stories
20 Apr 2018
Diamonds are forever: How to tell if your diamonds are of the best quality
SINGAPORE: Are your diamonds ‘real’ or not? Read our expert tips on how to determine the quality of your precious jewellery to find out! Diamonds are not only forever, they are everywhere! We are surrounded by shops, websites, and virtual stores all selling ‘diamond’ jewellery… so how can you tell if they really are diamonds
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Jewellery Stories
12 Apr 2018
Is bespoke fine jewellery very expensive?
SINGAPORE: Personalised services and bespoke fine jewellery sound expensive; but is it really very expensive to work with a private jeweller? Contrary to some belief, working with the team at The Jewel Box is not something reserved only for the elite. Private jewellers strive to understand their customer and then offer them personalised services based on
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