Joshua James Jewellery Blog


How to Clean Your Jewellery: The Ultimate Care Guide

When was the last time you gave your jewellery a good clean? From your everyday accessories to the standout pieces that are saved for special occasions, all jewellery needs a little TLC to remain beautifully sparkling. We’ve put together the ultimate guide on how to clean and maintain your jewellery, from simple home remedies to using specially formulated cleaning products from Connoisseurs. Our guide on how to look after new jewellery offers quick and easy tips for day-to-day jewellery care , but if you’re looking for something a little more... Read More


Valentine’s Gift Ideas for Him (2021)

The most romantic day of the year is fast-approaching, and for many that means a time to celebrate your love and appreciation for the special someone in your life! When it comes to buying gifts for men, jewellery is not always the first choice. Some more typical options can be things like aftershave, his favourite alcohol, or maybe some kind of activity that the two of you can do together. While these are still great ideas, they all have one thing in common: they don’t last forever!  For this reason,... Read More


Pantone Colour of the Year 2021: Ultimate Gray & Illuminating

Every year, the Pantone Colour Institute selects their “Colour of the Year”: a colour that will go on to influence global trends across every industry, from fashion to interior design to product packaging. We’re here to give you an overview on everything there is to know about Pantone’s Colour of the Year, from its history beginning in the year 2000 to how the 2021 Colour of the Year can be incorporated in your style today! When did Pantone Colour of the Year start? The tradition of picking a “colour of... Read More


Engagement Ring Trends (2021)

If you see a proposal on the horizon, then it’s time to start shopping around for your dream engagement ring.  Whether you prefer the traditional look of a classic solitaire diamond engagement ring, or the contemporary elegance of a colourful gemstone band, the biggest engagement ring trends for 2021 hold something for everyone.  Read on, as we cover the most popular engagement ring styles that you’ll be seeing throughout the year ahead! Solitaire Engagement Rings It’s no surprise that the traditional solitaire engagement ring is once again a favourite for... Read More


New Year’s Eve 2020: Enter The New Year In Style

Whether you’re cracking open a bottle of champagne with your partner, or dancing the night away with family, we’ve got all the essentials you might need to complete your New Year’s Eve outfit. It goes without saying that New Year’s Eve is the night to go all out-glam with your outfit. That sequin jumpsuit that’s been hanging up in your wardrobe for months? Those statement earrings you got for Christmas and have been dying to wear ever since? It’s time to bring it all together! Many people also take the... Read More


How to Care for Your New Jewellery: 10 Top Tips

Were you lucky enough to receive a few new sparkling pieces this Christmas? If the answer is yes, then you may want to read on. We’ve put together a list of some of our top tips on how to keep your jewellery looking as beautiful as the day you got it! From diamonds to gemstones to sterling silver, all jewellery requires a little TLC to keep it in tip-top condition. Just follow these simple steps for jewellery that will sparkle and shine for years to come… 1. Wipe after wearing... Read More


Capricorn Gift Ideas: Star Sign & Birthstone Jewellery

Looking to treat the Capricorn in your life? We’ve put together a few sparkling jewellery gift ideas to suit anyone born under this star sign, as well as some key facts that might offer a little extra inspiration. When it comes to gifting, a little personal touch is always appreciated. If the person you’re buying for is a horoscope fanatic, or simply a fan of all things astrological, then basing your gift around their star sign could be the perfect idea! Luckily, the cosmic trend is massive in jewellery right... Read More


Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas: Sparkling Stocking Fillers

Just one week left to go until the big day! Hopefully your presents are already wrapped and waiting under the tree… but if not, don’t panic! There’s still time to get your presents in time for Christmas. If you order with us and opt for DPD Next Day delivery, you can be sure that your special gift is there in time for the big day. View our final Christmas delivery windows here. Still struggling with what to buy? Check out our series of 2020 Christmas Gift Guides and you might... Read More


Festive Fashion 2020: How to Style your Christmas Outfits

‘Tis the season to sparkle! Christmas is nearly here, which means it’s time to embrace the most festive fashion trends in time for the upcoming celebrations. The holidays might feel a little different this year, but there’s no need to skimp on the sparkle! We’ve put together some suggestions for how you can revamp your Christmas outfits this year, whether you need inspiration for cosy Christmas Eve cocktails or for the big day itself. If you haven’t already, make sure to check out our selection of sparkling Christmas jewellery –... Read More


Christmas Gift Ideas for Friends (2020)

Christmas is the perfect time of year to spread the love, and show your appreciation for all your friends – whether that’s your best friend, work colleague, or a childhood friend who you haven’t seen for a while. That’s why we’ve put together a guide with our top picks for jewellery gifts to give your friends this festive season! A jewellery gift can be the perfect way to remind someone of your friendship, and allow them to carry it with them wherever they go. A high quality piece of jewellery... Read More


Jewels for All: Our Top Christmas Gift Ideas for the Whole Family (2020)

How are you getting on with your Christmas shopping? If you’re struggling for gift ideas for the whole clan, then we might just have the inspiration to save the day. With everything from unique ideas for mum, designer accessories for dad and even some extra special Christmas gift ideas for children covered in our latest line-up, there’s plenty here to reignite your shopping spark and get you right back on track! Let’s start with the little ones: Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids Here at Joshua James, we’ve got a selection... Read More