Jewellery Advice


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

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


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

Diamond Engagement Ring 07/02/2017

How To Find Your Ring Size

Here at Joshua James, we offer a range of stunning rings from the likes of Swarovski, Links of London, Nomination and our very own brand, the Joshua James Collection. We want to make sure you find the perfect design for you or a loved one and this includes offering a vast array of styles as well as help and advice on finding the right fit. Our rings come in a number of sizes, but finding one that fits will make sure your chosen style fits comfortably on your finger.  ... Read More


Looking After Your New Jewellery

If you were lucky enough to have received some new jewellery for Christmas, then perhaps you are looking for ways to keep your new piece in tip top condition. Looking after your jewellery can prolong the life of your gifts, whether it’s sterling silver, crystal or gold, you can help to keep your jewellery looking like new with the right care and cleaning. We know that gifted jewellery has a lot of sentimental value, so we understand you want to make sure your precious pieces are cared for and last... Read More


How To Create The Perfect Charm Bracelet

Whether you are looking for a gift for someone special or a stylish accessory for yourself, a charm bracelet is the perfect option if you’re considering a piece of jewellery. Charm bracelets, like the name suggests, are bracelets which feature a number of charms, beads or links, often relating to special occasions or significant life events, resulting in a piece of jewellery that is individual to the wearer. Many often add star sign charms or age related beads to their charm bracelets and sometimes more trending designs are added to... Read More


Wedding Traditions And Why We Do Them

Have you ever wondered why there are so many different parts to a wedding that have become a standard part of any big day? A lot of couples don’t even think about – it’s just the norm and automatically we choose to make the same choices as our friends and family members with personalised variations throughout the day. That’s because weddings are full to the brim of traditions that we no longer even question. In our society, weddings follow a certain structure and there are many rules that we feel... Read More


How To Choose Jewellery To Suit Your Face Shape

There are many factors that affect which jewellery you choose to wear. From your outfit and the occasion, to your body shape and skin tone, there’s a lot to think about. As you’ve probably guessed by now, in this post we’re going to focus on how to pick the best jewellery for your face shape. How to figure our your face shape Of course, we’re all unique in our own ways and no two face shapes are exactly identical. However, the general outline of your face can usually be described... Read More