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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

Hancocks to host antique jewels during Masterpiece

Antique jeweller to show pieces by Harry Winston at London fair. By Jessica Knowles Burlington Arcade antique jewellers Hancocks will make a return to Masterpiece London with a collection of fine antique jewellery and highlights from Harry Winston and Lalique. The exhibition will open on June 27 and will run for a week until July

Fellows’ vintage jewellery auction breaks £115k

Auction house increases number of vintage sales following demand. By Jessica Knowles Fellows welcomed unusually high prices at its auction of Vintage Jewellery & Accessories on June 10, with lots selling for a total £115,125 on the day. The Birmingham-based auction house said many items sold above and beyond their estimates due to competition from bidders

Coopers prepares to unveil new website

Devon jeweller hopes to emulate high-fashion site Net-a-Porter. Coopers Jewellers is preparing to unveil a new website that it says will be “more like Net-a-Porter”. The Devon jeweller currently sells its range of antique and modern jewellery and watches online at coopersjewellery.com, as well as its stores in Barnstaple and Bideford, but feels that a