meet the team: Rosalie – customer service agent

where are you from? I’m from a little village in Norfolk – basically in the middle of the countryside surrounded by fields and sheep. what’s your favourite jewellerybox product? There are so many I could choose but I would have to go for the 9ct gold wishbone & sapphire blue flower stacking ring set – so pretty and delicate! what does your job at jewellerybox …

The Piercing Debate

Kylie Jenner’s daughter, Stormi got her first pair of sparkling studs at five months old. Angelina Jolie’s daughter, Shiloh was five years old and Kim Kardashian’s daughter, North West, celebrated her first birthday with a set of diamonds… The piercing debate is constantly brought to the table, time and time again, but what is the right age to get your child’s ears pierced? How young …

Soap Stars of Instagram

Which popular soap stars could earn the most as an Instagram influencer? Here at jewellerybox, we’ve taken a look at the social clout of the stars of the UK’s most popular soaps to reveal who could earn the most money per post if they fancied collaborating with brands as an influencer alongside their soap roles. So who comes out as the highest earner and the …

introducing: the bespoke collection

We’ve got news! Possibly our most exciting collection has arrived and is available to shop now. Our Bespoke Collection currently features four pieces; a personalised name necklace, a constellation necklace, a personalised open heart necklace and lastly a personalised cutout infinity heart necklace, all designed in house with you and your requests in mind. Each piece is made to order, cut from sterling silver. What’s …

glossary: stud earring fastenings

There are three main types of fastenings when it comes to stud earrings, with the most traditional being the butterfly back. However, andralok earrings and screw back fastenings have their advantages too. | Andralok | Butterfly Back | Screw Back | Andralok The andralok style is a modern earring fastening, with andralok studs becoming increasingly popular. They remove the need to worry about fiddly butterfly …

top picks for men’s jewellery

Accessories in general can still be a bit of a mystery for some men, but we think jewellery is the way to set yourself apart from the crowd. It’s important to ease into it, if you’re not comfortable wearing it then it won’t look right. Whilst you’re getting used to wearing jewellery it’s a good idea to stick to the same staple pieces every day …

a guide to obscure gemstones

| Abalone | Agate | Amber | Aurora Borealis | Blue Zircon | Champagne | Coral | Howlite | | Moonstone | Onyx | Opal | Rose Quartz | Tanzanite | Tourmaline | Turquoise | Abalone It’s unsurprising that the abalone stone comes from the shell of the Haliotidae family of sea life, given its oceanic range of colouring. With pretty purples to turquoise to …

medical ID jewellery: things to consider

Medical ID’s such as bracelets and necklaces are are often worn by people with allergies, diabetes, and other medical conditions, as recommended by doctors and other healthcare professionals. You can spot a medical ID on someone as it will generally have the above symbol on it (the staff of Asclepius). choosing a medical ID A medical ID is probably the most important piece of jewellery …

the august birthstone edit: peridot

August is upon us and with the new month brings a new birthstone to obsess over. Peridot is the birthstone for the eighth month of the year, a gemstone which is said to ward off nightmares and have healing powers. The peridot stone is a lime green colour, which comes about through its high content of iron and magnesium in its makeup. “How is this …

meet the team: Dan

jewellerybox’s first intern! Tell us a bit about yourself! My name’s Dan and I’m from Maidstone, Kent. I’m currently going into my third year studying English Lit at Newcastle University and I’m just finishing a month-long internship at jewellerybox! Why did you want to work here? I’d known about jewellerybox for a while, since Dave (a family friend) had worked here for years. It sounded …