Where do your gemstones come from?

Where do your gemstones come from?

Provenance, trusted sources and personal connections As an established goldsmith I have built long-lasting relationships with well-respected dealers who specialise in sourcing rare and one-off gemstones. Most of my gemstones come from these UK dealers who assure me of...
July Birthstone: Ruby

July Birthstone: Ruby

 A rare and prized stone, the ruby colour can vary from pink to deep blood red. This stunning gemstone is made of corundum, the same as the sapphire – but high quality specimens are really hard to come by. As well as being the July birthstone, the ruby is used...
May birthstone: emerald

May birthstone: emerald

If you are born in the month of May, your birthstone is the emerald. Lucky you! It is a stunning gem. “Few people can resist the glamour and intensity of the emerald. It is the gemstone that made Cleopatra’s mines famous throughout the world” Judith...