Business trips, destination weddings, dream vacations, or couples retreats, we all have the frequent packing woes before we set out on a trip. When it comes to travelling with jewellery, packing can be so overwhelming, we just tend to pack our most worn jewellery or just those pieces that will go with all outfits. A lot of people tend to not pack rare pieces of jewellery that they own or even their favourite pieces, (say a multi-layered body necklace), only because packing jewellery can be such a hassle. What with the tangling, the breaking, the lack of storage space, or… View Post

You love your silver jewellery and you know it to be precious, rare and beautiful. But from time to time you will find that its sheen is lost due to tarnishing or oxidization. If you do not clean tarnished silver, your cherished silver collection is likely to end up forgotten in a box or a shelf, never to be redeemed again. It doesn’t have to meet that sad fate. If you find yourself wondering how to clean silver jewellery, we bring you a detailed guide on everything you need to know about how to clean silver jewellery at home with… View Post

Gold jewellery is a woman’s ageless companion and an essential fashion statement. The strength, beauty and grandeur of gold make it a superior choice in the ornamental kingdom. Even though gold doesn’t tarnish as easily as silver, it does lose its shine every now and then. 24 karat pure gold is not likely to tarnish; however, in lower karats (18K and 22K), where the gold is mixed with other alloys (like silver and copper), tarnish, dullness and patina will surely set in over time. Understanding Tarnish In Gold Jewellery You may own three common types of gold jewellery: yellow gold,… View Post

What can turn the traditional, regular and centuries-old experience of wearing jewellery into a futuristic, versatile, highly personal and hi-tech experience, while never compromising on the aesthetics? 3D printed jewellery Step into the revolutionary world of 3D printed jewellery, where all your jewellery dreams quite literally come to life. The trend of wearing 3D printed jewellery has been around since before 2013 but has slowly turned into a fashion and art-fueled mania among certain ‘hip’ circles and is gaining popularity among women and men across all demographics. To explain it simply, 3D printing is a process in which materials are joined,… View Post

Indian weddings are known to be grand affairs with multiple ceremonies and celebrations lasting days. The guest lists go into the hundreds and even thousands, and every detail of each function is intricately planned by the bride and groom and their parents to ensure that their family and friends have a gala time. From the food to the decor, dance routines to seating arrangements, the effort and expense that goes into a traditional Indian wedding is intense; but a wedding pulled off with aplomb is priceless to the married couple. It is a great celebration of love and the joining… View Post

Like shopping for jeans, when it comes to choosing an engagement ring, there isn’t a one-size-fits-all rule – you got to pick a cut and shape to suit your frame and build. Like bottoms, hands come in a range of shapes, sizes and structures, and its best to choose a ring that takes emphasises the complementarity of the design and your hand to full effect. Here’s how to pick an engagement ring that will suit the shape of your hand. First things first, take a good look at that betrothed left hand of yours and size it up. Are your… View Post

Is yellow gold more expensive than white? Should you pay extra for a pink or rose gold jewel? What exactly gives each metal its unique colour and how do they differ from each other? We answer these questions and more in this article to help you make the best decision when purchasing different colors of gold jewellery. Coloured Golds Explained What is Yellow Gold? A common misconception about yellow gold is that it is unadulterated with other metals. However, yellow gold used in jewellery is often an alloy that mixes in percentages of zinc and copper to keep the material… View Post