Daena Borrowman

Daena Borrowman

Hi! I'm Daena and I am the PR, Social & Digital Marketing Manager, and part-time blogger here at jewellerybox. As a shopping enthusiast, I have a lot of experience in purchasing jewellery for myself, and know exactly what to look out for to make sure I am purchasing quality items that I know will suit me - I'll be sure to share these tips with jewellerybox blog readers. I adore writing for the blog, and hope that I can give you guys some tips and tricks to up your style in all aspects of life!

cubic zirconia vs. diamonds

You’ve probably seen the term “CZ” floating around on your favourite jewellery retailer sites, but do you know what it means? CZ stands for Cubic Zirconia, which is a synthesised material used to create diamond-like looking stones. They are hard and usually colourless, but they can easily be made coloured. Cubic Zirconia’s are generally used in more affordable jewellery as they mimic the look of …

the july birthstone edit: ruby

Ruby, Ruby, Ruby, Ruby We couldn’t start the July birthstone edit without a reference to this classic Kaiser Chiefs song. So now you know that the July birthstone is a ruby, lets learn a little about this precious stone. The deep red stone is said to represent love, courage and emotion, and is also believed to bring good fortune to the wearer. Alongside the diamond, …

glossary: ring styles

A ring is just a piece of jewellery you wear on your fingers right? Well, yes you’re right, but there are lots of different styles of rings and once you’ve read this post you will know what they are and what they symbolise! | eternity ring | half eternity ring | midi ring | russian wedding ring || signet ring | stacking ring | toe …

glossary: jewellery measurement terms

Till we started working with jewellery we wouldn’t have known what curb height meant, nor what Ga stood for. These two terms are used when it comes to measuring different types of jewellery, and we use them here at jewellerybox so you can get a better idea of what your item will be like in real life. | Curb Height | Gauge / Ga | …

meet the team: Nathan – head of digital marketing

where are you from? I’m from Barnstaple in sunny North Devon, originally. If you’ve been on holiday to Cornwall, you have probably driven past my house. what’s your favourite jewellerybox product? Tough question as I don’t wear any jewellery, but I hear that huggie hoops are in right now, so maybe these: what does your job at jewellerybox entail? What doesn’t it entail?! I wear …

get the love island look – 2019 edition

We can’t believe it’s been a whole year since we wrote our “bling that’s hot in the villa” blog post for 2018 Love Island, but it’s that time again! Our evening plans no longer exist without the promise of a TV being around at 9pm, and the group chats are pinging every ten seconds with opinions on all the islanders moves. The style has been …

fierce by jewellerybox

Since we got our rainbow cz products in stock, we knew that when Pride month came around we wanted to do something combining these products, due to them resembling the rainbow pride flag, and this hugely important event. Today, we released the fierce by jewellerybox collection, featuring some of our most loved products. In support of Pride month, until the end of July jewellerybox will be …

the june birthstone edit: pearl, alexandrite & moonstone

If you’re a June baby, you’re arguably the luckiest when it comes to your birthstone as you have three to choose from: pearl, alexandrite & moonstone! Don’t think pearls go with your style? No problem! How about alexandrite? Not a fan of colour? maybe go for the moonstone… Pearls have been hugely popular in jewellery for many years, and tend to be associated with a …

caring for jewellery on holiday

If you’re off on holiday soon – lucky you – but have you thought about how to take care of your jewellery whilst you are sunning it up? Here are our top tips to keep your jewellery safe and in pristine condition whilst you are enjoying your time away. Don’t take your valuable jewelleryIt sounds pretty obvious, but don’t take your expensive jewellery with you …

new in: the celestial collection

We’re big fans of moons, stars, planets, and all things celestial here at jewellerybox, so it was a no-brainer for us to create our newest range: The Celestial Collection. There’s something so magical about the night sky, with the moon and stars glowing. We wanted to create a collection that perfectly captured this, and we think we’ve done a pretty good job! The collection, as …