Birthstone: Emerald Dreams


Greener than rolling hills in Ireland, the striking Emerald is the birthstone of the month of May. The name Emerald as used today is believed to come from an ancient Persian word that translated to Greek as Smaragdus, meaning “green stone,” which also

Twenty Things I Wish I Knew In My Twenties


Life Tips for my Daughters   Dear friends, With being a mother of three beautiful daughters, and recently becoming a granny as well, I feel the need to impart some wisdom to all the young women and daughter of the world. I have put together a list of things I...

Pearlfection


"All art is autobiographical. The pearl is the oyster's autobiography." - Frederico Fellini   As the oldest gemstones that the world has known, pearls have been celebrated for centuries as symbols of purity and natural beauty, which are shining embodiments of refinement and taste. Having been treasured for c. 6000...

Oulike Ma - Finesse


Leer jou kind die kuns van finansiele bestuur. Daar bestaan nie so iets soos ‘n geldboom nie!  Maar bestuur jou finansies soos jy ‘n vrugteboord sou bestuur en die resultaat sal wees dat jy voortdurend geld genereer.  

Sea & Sunshine - November Birthstones


How appropriate that the sunny summer's month of November has these two gorgeous gems as it's birthstones! Sunshine yellow Citrine and Topaz reminiscent of the turquoise water of pristine beaches. That's enough to get everyone geared up for the approaching holidays. Although both Topaz and Citrine are known for their...

Diamond - King of Gems


“Diamonds are only lumps of coal that stuck at it no matter how much heat or pressure they faced.” ― Jeffrey Fry Legend tells a tale of the God of Mines, who instructed his followers and hangers-on to bring to him all the gems known to man: From the brilliant...

Easter Entertaining


Easter is our favourite time of year – a time for families to come together and great food to be enjoyed. We took the opportunity to speak to our brand founder, Jenna Clifford, about her entertaining tricks and great easy recipes to keep things simple but chic and most importantly,...

Morganite - A Magnificent Gem


With its alluring pink hues, and girlish blush, Morganite is fabulously feminine. A member of the Beryl family, like emeralds and aquamarines, it was originally known as pink beryl, rose beryl, pink emerald and cesian beryl. In 1911, that changed when gemologist George Kunz of Tiffany & Co., suggested that...