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Traditional jewellery sales double at Argos after Brits binge watch The Crown

Traditional jewellery sales double at Argos after Brits binge watch The Crown

National retailer Argos has reported a surge in traditional, antique style jewellery following The Crown Season 2 being broadcasted on Netflix. In particular, sales of coloured gemstones have more than doubled, while ornate lockets have leapt by 150% – far above the expected seasonal uplift for jewellery in winter. The frenzy for jewels with old-fashioned

London pearl supplier develops interactive website to assist trade customers

Matt Aminoff London will be launching a new interactive website to assist its trade clients. Over the past year, the Hatton Garden-based pearl company has worked with developers to deliver its most interactive website to date, with the aim of assisting trade customers to carry out stock orders and enquiries more easily and efficiently. The

COLLECTION: Yoko London launches accessible bangle line

Luxury pearl brand Yoko London has launched a new collection of accessible bangles. Taking inspiration from style icons such as Audrey Hepburn and adding a contemporary twist, the new Halo collection by Yoko London has been designed to take pearls from occasion wear to everyday wear. The range offers a variety of bangle designs, from

Europe’s largest pearl company announces exclusive deals at IJL

One of Europe’s largest and foremost pearl companies Euro Pearls will offer retailers a series of exclusive incentives as it marks its return to the International Jewellery London show at the weekend. Euro Pearls’ Takara Pearls brand offers freshwater pearl jewellery in classic and modern nine carat gold designs. The retailer package on offer, available

Claudia Bradby hosts pearls and prosecco on CMJ stand

Fine cultured pearl specialist Claudia Bradby Jewellery recently launched a series of in-store ‘Pearls and Prosecco’ themed events with selected retailers around the country. To showcase the retailer events and celebrate the launch of Claudia Bradby’s new collection ‘Moonlight’, the brand has been inviting retailers to enjoy Pearls and Prosecco at its CMJ stand. The idea

Yoko London brings pearls to Knightsbridge with new flagship boutique

Luxury pearl jeweller Yoko London has today opened a brand-new flagship boutique in London’s Knightsbridge.   Yoko London, established in 1973, is a third generation family run brand. Renowned for the use of unique pearls in rare natural colours and exceptional sizes, the team consists of the finest pearl specialists in the world. CEO, Michael Hakimian,

COLLECTION: Claudia Bradby offers pretty in pink pearls

Pearl jewellery specialist, Claudia Bradby Jewellery, has launched a new collection featuring natural pink pearls for SS17. The new Garbo range has been designed to celebrate the naturally occurring shades of pink found in real pearls. The designs, reminiscent of 1920’s glamour, reflect the brand’s signature style of creating classic pieces with a modern twist,

Bangkok jewellery fair expects to see £382m in trade deals

The 59th Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair has projected it will generate in excess of £382 million worth of trade deals. Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce has confirmed that major importers and buyers from key export markets of gems and jewellery will attend the show next month. It expects to see 20,000 international visitors, bringing together

Q&A: Louise Tippey on pearl jewellery trends

Louise Tippey, founder of the British Pearl Association, talks to Professional Jeweller about the pearl jewellery market. How has pearl adorned jewellery evolved over the last 12 months? Pearls are still very much at the forefront of British design with designers such as Melanie Georgacopoulos and Shaun Leane. Overall there is definitely a preference for more

Professional Jeweller- Collections of the year 2016

REVEALED: Professional Jeweller’s Collections of the Year 2016

Welcome to Professional Jeweller’s Collections of the Year 2016, the magazine’s annual celebration of the most commercially successful and visually exciting wholesale ranges launched into the UK jewellery market over the past 12 months. Over the following pages we invite you to discover 50 jewellery collections that have inspired, delighted and – most importantly –