Author Archives: Andrew Seymour

EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK: Inside Swarovski’s new ‘immersive’ Oxford Street store

Swarovski has opened the doors to its newly-designed Oxford Street store with several new features created to heighten the customer experience and bring its crystal offering to life. The store, which is minutes away from Oxford Circus, has been designed with the customer at the forefront and showcases what the brand describes as a “unique

REMINDER: Collections of the Year 2018 deadline is this Friday

The UK jewellery industry has two weeks left to nominate for the Collections of the Year 2018, which recognises the best-selling ranges in the UK from the past 12 months. Nominations have already been flooding in with retailers, brands and designers telling Professional Jeweller which collections they feel need to be recognised in the second annual Collections

Italian jeweller strengthens Scottish retail business

Italian jeweller S&S Argento has strengthened its retail presence north of the border with its fourth store in Scotland. The company’s latest outlet began trading on Saturday at Glasgow Fort shopping centre. Its offering comprises a mixture of sterling silver goods and fashionable handbags. The branch will host the brand’s entire range of rings, earrings,

Alex Monroe reveals details of Doctor Who jewellery collaboration

British jewellery designer Alex Monroe has shared details of his partnership with BBC Studios in creating the ear cuff worn by Doctor Who actress Jodie Whittaker. The ear piece was designed as a collaborative piece between the pair, with the jewellery handmade in Monroe’s London Bridge workshop. The earring tells the story of the Doctor’s