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!

black friday deals you don’t want to miss!

Not sure whether you should spend your money this Black Friday? Well yes, yes you should! You deserve a treat after the 2020 we’ve all had… Here at jewellerybox we will be offering four different offers across the four days of the 2020 Black Friday weekend. Each deal will be available for 24 hours only, with the first one coming on Friday 27th November. It’ll …

Why has my silver jewellery turned black?

No, it doesn’t mean that your jewellery is faulty, or that it is not real silver. If your jewellery has changed colour and has become black, it has oxidised. Oxidisation, also known as tarnishing, is a natural process for your jewellery to go through and is a product of chemical reaction that is caused by the other metals that are mixed with the silver, reacting …

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 …

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 …

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: Daena – pr, social & digital marketing manager

where are you from? I’m from London! what’s your favourite jewellerybox product? There are so many great products here at jewellerybox but I’d have to say our gold plated rainbow huggie hoops which are part of the fierce by jewellerybox collection. They’re so colourful but not too in-your-face! what does your job at jewellerybox entail? My job covers lots of things, the main things I …

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, …