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Demand for Fairtrade gold continues to increase in the UK

The latest shipment of Fairtrade gold brought into the UK was the biggest to date as demand keeps on growing. Cred Jewellery reveals last month’s import was a huge 19.1kg in weight and came from Fairtrade accredited gold mine Macdesa, in Southern Peru. This is the single biggest import of Fairtrade gold, beating the last

DIAMOND DEBATE: The case for lab-grown diamonds

Discussions about lab-grown diamonds in the UK jewellery industry have been increasing over the last year, with more and more suppliers playing with the cultivated stones, and retailer’s questioning whether there is a demand for them. If America is anything to go by, there certainly is consumer demand for the man-made stones. After all, once

VIDEO: Cred celebrates mercury free mining in Uganda

Cred Jewellery has created a video to celebrate the first commercial shipment of Fairtrade gold from Africa. Ugandan gold miners have joined the Fairtrade family by selling the first commercial shipment to Cred Jewellery. Cred owner Alan Frampton went to the mines in Busia,Eastern Uganda to complete the sale and bring back the gold. Supported

First fairtrade gold from Africa arrives in the UK

The first piece of jewellery crafted in fairtrade gold from Africa will be unveiled in London today. Champions of ethics in the industry, Cred Jewellery, will showcase a signet ring at the Goldsmiths Centre in Farringdon tonight – which has been crafted in the precious and fair metal, and designed to represent this momentous occasion.

Cred unveils first pieces crafted in Fairtrade gold from Africa

Cred Jewellery has unveiled a collection crafted using the first Fairtrade gold from Africa. The Syanyonja collection, which has been named after the association of small scale miners in Uganda who produced the first Fairtrade gold from Africa, offers four cluster engagement rings adorned with lab grown diamonds. Each ring has a Swahili name to

Chichester high street boasts of strong independent jewellery retailers

For a small city with a population under 30,000, Chichester high street hosts a selection of strong independent jewellers. Out of the independent jewellers which reside in West Sussex city, many of them have received Hot 100 status over the last couple of years. In 2015 alone two Chichester store owners were named ‘Business Big