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Receiving that unique piece of designer jewellery will make for a memorable and exciting Valentines Day.
But if you are like many, short on ideas on how to demonstrate your love then don’t fret! Our editors have picked the most sought after pieces of jewellery currently on the market, so that you can be sure to get her or him, something they will not only love, but treasure for years to come.
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Pippa Small’s drop earrings would make a lovely Valentine’s gift this year. Her expertly handcrafted 18 karat gold and turquoise earrings can offer a unique twist with an after-dark glamour. Paired with some chic cocktail attire they would offer any woman the perfect party look. There is also a set of 18 karat gold double drop earrings with gold wrapped faceted aquamarine that might catch your attention.
The Labradorite Jellyfish earrings are set in 18 karat yellow gold and the green labradorite offer these chandelier earrings the charm that could enchant every one. The five stone drop earrings set in 18 karat gold with faceted pink tourmaline are the perfect example of the artisanal approach of this designer.
If you are not a fan of drop earrings, Pippa Small’s 18 karat gold flower stud earrings offer a timelessly elegant accent. They can be paired with an elegant office attire and would offer a discreet feminine finish.
If you think a bohemian accent would be much appreciated by your girlfriend, Pippa Small offers a brown silk cord necklace with an 18 karat gold leaf and turquoise stone pendant. A delicate light reflecting faceted pink rhodocrosite stones offer Pippa Small’s 18 karat gold fine chain necklace the elegance that makes such pieces the perfect fit for any day dress. You can also choose from the 18 karat gold and light blue waxed cotton cord necklaces with labradorite pendants or the olive green waxed cord with a faceted chrysophase pendant necklace to offer a beautiful Valentine’s gift to your lady.
The waterfall necklace designed by Pippa Small makes use of the faceted iridescent blue-green labradorite stones to convey the image of cascading water.
The 18 karat gold necklace with watermelon shaped pale peach tourmaline embellishment can be the next signature for the season adornment. And the same can be said about the beautiful 18 karat gold necklace with light reflecting tourmaline, aqua, chalcedony, pernite and labradorite stones that can make any woman shine.
With Christmas just round the corner have you got all your presents ready? Well, if you want to avoid the queues, busy shopping centers, and get the find out the best jewellery gifts to get this winter, than don’t worry, we are here to help!
In our Christmas 2011 Jewellery buyers guide, we list the best online jewellery boutiques, as well as our top picks organised by budget so you can be sure to get something your significant other, friends and family will cherish and love.
First off, if you are looking for unique, and stunning designer jewellery look no further than Astley Clarke, and Manjoh. These two online boutiques feature the very best independent jewellery designers, and have a fantastic range.
If you want a good discount, we have managed to secure an exclusive 15% off voucher code for Astley Clarke. To take advantage of this fantastic offer, click here and use our exclusive code – MDJ15 at the basket ! But hurry, this offer is available until 24th December 2011.
Getting the perfect jewellery for loved ones can be a minefield, so check out our favourite picks for Winter 2011 by budget:
Jewellery under £100
Bead disc bracelet
From the “Moon” collection. A gold plated chain bracelet with moon shaped discs with small hanging beads. A fabulous and timeless piece which would suit many. Can be worn with the matching necklace and earrings. Fastens with a clasp. Length of bracelet is approx. 20.5cm which is slightly adjustable.£52.00
Snake chain bracelet
From the “Snake” collection. A beautiful gold plated bracelet with nine chains entwined with a chain link detail which has the clasp to fasten. There are then loose chain tassels at the ends with a line of small stone beads. A fabulous accessory to see you through the season. A perfect gift idea. Length of bracelet to clasp is approx. 21cm which is slightly adjustable.£60.00
Long wooden bead necklace
From the “Grand’ Elly” collection. A long light wooden bead necklace with a polyester ribbon and a silver patterned motif. This piece is very contemporary which can be worn to accessorise most outfits day or evening. No fastening – slips over the head. Drop of necklace is approx. 44.5cm.£56.00
Three strand bead necklace
From the “Grand’ Elly” collection. A short wooden necklace worn with three strands of beads with a silver motif to the side. The necklace can also be worn as two strands of beads with one short strand and one long. A very simple yet chic piece which makes a perfect accessory piece. Fastens with a hook. Drop of necklace when worn as a three strand necklace is approx. 25.5cm.£54.00
Jewellery under £300
Cornelian drop necklace
A cornelian faceted drop necklace. A fabulous accessory to see you through this season from day into evening. Looks good worn with the matching bracelet. Fastens with a button loop detail. Length of necklace is approx.41cm.£160.00
Jewellery over £500
18ct white gold three carat diamond tennis bracelet
Was £2999, Now £1999.0The ultimate in luxurious elegance, this 18ct white gold bracelet is set with brilliant cut diamonds totalling three carats.GBP1999.00
The jewellery designer who created Kate Middleton’s earrings is Zoe Benyon, a co-founder of the jewellery firm Robinson Pelham. It is believed that Kate’s earrings have cost 15,000 pounds but a spokesman of the jewellery firm said they never disclosed …[Continue reading: Designer Jewellery at the Royal Wedding]
Daisy Knights hand-made jewellery collections are inspired by nature but also have a bold punk and rock’n’roll edge. The collections feature miniature skulls, shells, feather designs in 22 karat gold vermeil, oxidized silver or sterling silver.[Continue reading: Daisy Knights Incredible Jewellery]
Takara is treasure in Japanese and the Takara collections are illustrative of both Japanese inspired design and New York chic. Some of the most stylish women in the world wear pieces of Takara collections which include statement pieces of designer jewellery that can be classified as art.[Continue reading: Takara Jewellery – The Japanese Treasure]
The largest privately-held jeweler in the US, Shane Co. has developed the first online charm jewellery customization platform that is compatible with iPhones and iPads. ShaneCo.com allows users to select a style of pendant, bracelet of earrings, add or remove charms with a drag-and-drop interface and then order the piece of jewellery directly on the website.[Continue reading: Charm Jewellery Customized on Touch-Screen Devices]
Sapphires are considered the birthstone for those born in September. Colour is one of the most important characteristic of gemstones, and sapphires come in various colours. Blue is however the ideal colour for sapphire jewellery and with sapphires colour tends to be more important than clarity.[Continue reading: Sapphire Jewellery]