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Normal People – The Little Silver Chain That Could

Connells Chain from Normal People on a model

For a while now, we’ve been working towards a more open approach to men’s jewellery, so if it takes a few weeks of binge-watching induced personal reflection – we’re all here for it. In our minds it’s one of the few positive topics in recent months to be officially ‘trending’ on Twitter. But labelling it a trend would be an understatement. Lead actor Paul Mescal …

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 …

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 …