Joshua James Jewellery Blog

20/07/2017

Travel Edit: Summer City Break

Forget weeks doing nothing around a pool — the city break is where it’s at! We’ve seen a huge rise in the popularity of mini breaks over recent years, with many opting out of traditional two week summer holidays in favour of jam packed weekends in some of Europe’s best cities. So, why are so many people choosing a quick getaway over a longer, arguably more relaxing break? There are a whole host of reasons a city break is the perfect option for your holiday needs. For starters, if you... Read More

19/06/2017

Leo Star Sign Gift Ideas

Leo Star Sign Fact File Leo Dates July 22 – August 23 Leo Symbol The Lion Element Fire – ruled by the sun About Leos – As the sign of the bold and brave lion, Leos make naturally great leaders. Their confidence and creativity works hand in hand perfectly with their likeable nature, making them not only fantastic at uniting groups of people, but also making them leaders that people want to follow. Those born under the Leo sign are cheerful, friendly and humorous, which combined with their loyalty makes... Read More

07/06/2017

How To Spot Fake Jewellery – 10 Top Tips

You’ve found the new jewellery piece of your dreams — but how can you be sure that it’s real? Fake jewellery is on the rise, with knockoff pieces often appearing to look as good as the real thing. However, it’s true what they say; if you buy cheap, you buy twice! Fake pieces may look great to begin with, but after a while the cracks will definitely begin to show. Shopping online or shopping vintage opens you up to being caught out by fakes, with scammers trying their luck online... Read More

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Cancer Star Sign Gift Ideas

As we finally start to look towards summer, those born under the Cancer star sign get their moment in the spotlight. Whether you’re looking to take jewellery style inspiration from world famous Cancerians, or are on the lookout for a thoughtful birthday gift for the special Cancerian in your life, we’ve gathered together a selection of stunning jewellery pieces from the Joshua James collection. Cancer Star Sign Fact File Cancer Dates June 22 – July 22 Cancel Symbol The Crab. Cancer Key Qualities Cancerians are known for being incredibly loyal... Read More

bridal style 11/05/2017

Jewellery To Wear With The 7 Wedding Dress Trends Of 2017

It’s supposedly the biggest and happiest day of your life – on your wedding day you obviously you want to look your absolute best! With so many different styles out there, it can be difficult pinning down exactly what you want in your dream wedding dress, much less how you’re going to accessorise it once you’ve found it! At Joshua James, we thought we’d lend a hand. Following Bridal Fashion Week we’ve scoped out seven of the hottest wedding dress trends for 2017, along with some tips on finding the... Read More

Gemini Zodiac Sign Star 14/04/2017

Gemini Star Sign Gift Ideas

Gemini: May 22nd – June 21st They say there’s two sides to every story, especially when you’re a Gemini. Symbolised by ‘The Twins’, the Zodiac sign Gemini represents two sides to personality and the complex traits that go with them. Geminis are clever and versatile, but can also be tense and restless. They’re often enthusiastic and full of life, with a quick wit and humour that ensures you’re never bored in their company. Ruled by Mercury, the sign of Gemini belongs to the Air element, alongside Libra and Aquarius. Geminis... Read More

07/04/2017
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Prom Jewellery Style Ideas

It’s time to start thinking about that special night! Prom is just around the corner and at Joshua James, we can’t wait to see what you’re all going to be wearing this year. To give you a little bit of inspiration, we’ve asked our prom experts to round up some of the must have trends, including the best dress styles, accessories and tips to ensure you have a magical night. Whether you’re going full glitz and glam, keeping things sleek and sophisticated or using your prom as an excuse to... Read More

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Taurus Gift Ideas

Finding the perfect gift for a loved one can sometimes feel like a mammoth task. For any ladies who love the more luxurious things in life, jewellery is a fail-safe gift that is sure to earn you major Brownie points! If there is a birthday coming up over the next couple of months that you need inspiration for, why not think about jewellery inspired by their star sign? From Taurus bracelet charms to striking jewellery worn by famous Taurus women, here are some of our top Taurus gift ideas at Joshua... Read More

boho girl 10/03/2017

Gift Ideas For The Boho Girl

Relaxed, timeless and feminine; the boho trend is one that resurfaces every spring and summer without fail, bringing with it pretty lace and crochet tops, flowing skirts and an array of dazzling, embellished jewellery. Maybe you’re looking to perfect the bohemian style yourself, or you’re on the lookout for a boho inspired gift for somebody special. Or perhaps you’re wondering how the bohemian trend even started in the first place? Whether you’re looking to swot up or are hunting down some stunning boho inspired jewellery, we’ve put together the ultimate boho... Read More

afternoon tea 01/03/2017

Mothers Day Gift Ideas

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to treat the special lady in your life. Whether it’s your own mum, a grandparent, an aunt or a female mentor who has always been there for you, now is the perfect time to show her just how special she is and how much you appreciate her. Whether you’re looking to splash out and find her the perfect gift or if you’re just looking for inspiration on how best to spend the day together, at Joshua... Read More