Joshua James Jewellery Blog

12/09/2019
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What To Wear: AW19 Trends

With summer officially drawing to a close, it’s nearly time to break out the chunky knitwear, throw on a cosy scarf and start complaining about the cold weather. But it’s not all doom and gloom – the new season means new exciting fashion trends, straight from the runways of London, New York, Milan and Paris. In case you need a little refresher, we’ve broken down some of the key trends, along with some additional jewellery tips to really make your outfit pop this Autumn/Winter season. Colour Palette Crazy Who says... Read More

21/08/2019

Back to school: our top gift ideas for returning students

Summer is coming to an end (didn’t it only just start last week?) and that means it’s almost time for school to begin again. Unsurprisingly, the end of the holidays means that students of all ages are feeling rather down, and maybe even a little nervous about returning to education. Exams, coursework, getting up before midday… It’s not easy stuff. So we’ve decided to put together a little gift giving guide for those who want to cheer up a student in their life, and make their return to school a... Read More

08/08/2019
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Summer Festival Styling: Our top tips to stand out from the crowd

It’s August, which means that festival season is already underway. But don’t worry, it’s not too late to get your accessories in order! Whether you’re heading to Leeds Fest for the weekend or just your local day festival, here are some tips on how to stand out from the crowd and bring your outfit to life. Be bold When it comes to the big festivals, there really isn’t a limit to how daring you can be – anything goes. It’s the time to go all out with your accessories and... Read More

24/07/2019
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Holiday Season ’19: Express yourself this summer

Summer is finally here, and for many of us that means holiday time. Most of us can’t wait to get away to our exciting destination, which will likely be somewhere involving sunny beaches and endless cocktails. Knowing how to dress for the hot weather abroad can be a challenge when you’re used to the cold and damp of the UK, so we’ve put together a few tips which may help when it comes to planning your outfits, from casual beachwear to late-night outings to the local bars and clubs. Accessories... Read More

27/06/2019

Graduation Gifting: Say congratulations with our top graduation gift picks

After years of hard work, graduation is an amazingly special time for students. Suddenly free of exam and assignment stress, having achieved amazing things in their time at University, and with an exciting journey ahead of them, everything about Graduation is worth celebrating. Make sure you’re prepared with the perfect gift to mark the occasion, don’t worry, our graduation gifting guide is here to make it easy for you! From personalised jewellery, to crystalline toasting flutes, there’s an option for everybody. CHARM THEM Charm bracelets are the perfect way to... Read More

20/06/2019

Teacher gifting: Our top gift picks for your favourite teachers

Summer is nearly here, or at least the summer months are, who knows when the summer weather will arrive. But one thing we can be sure of is that as July ends, so does the school year. That means it’s time to start thinking about what you can buy for the teachers that have really gone the extra mile this year for your children. It’s a tricky one, finding the right balance of buying something that they’ll really appreciate, and not going overboard on the spending, which is why we’ve... Read More

02/06/2019
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Wedding season 19: Accessorising your guest outfit

Wedding season is upon us. It’s time to start thinking about what to wear, and we know it can be hard to find that perfect balance of being dressy without being too dressy. That’s why we’ve put together some tips and picks for wedding guest outfit jewellery.   Tone down the sparkle. Diamonds are the perfect way to dress up an outfit, but are often the choice of the bride, so try to stay away from any statement diamond pieces. Instead opt for the classic pearl. Pearls are always dressy... Read More

how to clean nomination bracelet 24/05/2019

How to Clean a Nomination Bracelet [with everyday ingredients]

Caring for your Nomination bracelet will help keep it looking just as beautiful as the day you got it, and it’s far more straightforward than you might think. You don’t need anything too fancy or technical, just a few household items and ingredients. Here at Joshua James Jewellery, we pride ourselves on our extensive range of stunning Nomination jewellery and we want to help you take care of your purchases, so we’ve done the research so you don’t have to. There are lots of different types of Nomination bracelets in... Read More

20/05/2019

What to Wear: SS19 Jewellery Trends

Planning for you summer holiday? Or next door’s BBQ next weekend? Whatever the occasion, we’ve got you covered with our top jewellery picks from this seasons trends. From classic styles, to bold statements, there’s something to suit everyone this Spring. Chunky Hoops One trend that is showing no signs of leaving soon is the classic hoop earring. Chunky hoops are the favourite for Spring, and they work perfectly with any outfit, so make sure you’ve got yours at the ready. Shop the collection now Chains Popping up regularly on the... Read More

What to Get Bridesmaids for Gifts 25/03/2019

What to Get Bridesmaids for Gifts: 3 Beautifully Simple Ideas

Struggling for bridesmaids gift ideas? Your beautiful maids are there to help you plan and enjoy your wedding day, so how do you make sure you say thank you properly? The good news is there are all sorts of ways to treat your bridesmaids, with ideas to suit all budgets and personalities. Here are three super simple-yet-special bridesmaids gift ideas to help you say it, and say it right. Bridesmaid Goodie Bag Gifts: Low Budget A goodie bag filled with little treats is the simplest way to give your bridesmaids... Read More