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!

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 …

glossary: diamonds – from carats to clarity

When shopping for diamonds, there are four “C’s” that you should take into account, and all of these things will affect the overall price of the diamond. | Carat | Clarity | Colour | Cut | Carat The carat of a diamond is probably the thing that you are most aware of and have heard the most about, but do you know what it actually …

meet the team: Marta – Photographer

With the success of our previous meet the team posts, we wanted to introduce another member of the team to you – Marta – resident jewellerybox photographer! Where are you from? I’m from Poland. What’s your favourite jewellerybox product? My favourite product to wear are the sterling silver andralok stud earrings with clear crystal. They are delicate, more delicate than you’d think from the picture and they are …

the may birthstone edit: emerald

The May birthstone is the Emerald, a stone which is more rare and valuable than most other stones, in fact it is known as one of “The Big Three” alongside the Sapphire and Ruby. Typically, they are mined in countries such as Brazil, Colombia, and Zambia. The gorgeous rich green has been used in both royal crowns and engagement rings, and it is estimated that …

meet the team: Gemma – business analyst

Where are you from? A farm in Kent! what’s your favourite jewellerybox product? I have lots of favourites, but my original favourite would always have to be the sterling silver wishbone necklace. what does your job at jewellerybox entail? My job is to make everyone else’s jobs better and easier, suggesting change, implementing new technologies and processes and reporting on data. I also oversee the …

when can you change a piercing?

One question commonly asked by those with fresh piercings is “when can you change the jewellery you were pierced with?”. There is no definite answer, only guidelines, and this will vary depending on the piercing. why do I have to wait to change my piercings? So you’ve had your ears pierced and you aren’t a fan of the ball studs you’re now rocking? Unfortunately, you …

meet the team: Alex – Managing Director

Where are you from? The countryside outside Belfast in Northern Ireland or as we would say norn iron. What’s your favourite jewellerybox product? This always changes but i think today it’s this triangles necklace. Wait maybe its the cat mermaid studs, or these crazy crazy value diamonds! I’ll stop now. Why did you start jewellerybox? I started jewellerybox as I saw an opening for personalised jewellery made from sterling …

how we are doing our bit for the planet…

Happy National Earth Day! For those of you who maybe don’t know what National Earth Day is, it is a day that exists once a year to raise awareness for specific causes that are affecting and damaging our planet. In 2018, Earth Day was the start of a campaign to end plastic pollution, and this year it is all about endangered species and learning how …