Contemporary Silver Jewellery

Contemporary Silver Jewellery-Equinox Jewellery

Contemporary Silver Jewellery At Equinox jewellery we specialise in beautiful handmade contemporary silver jewellery. We are constantly searching for new collections of gorgeous contemporary jewellery to add to our website. The majority of our jewellery is handmade by ourselves or small independent jewellery workshops based in the United Kingdom. Because our jewellery is handmade we take exceptional personal care and attention to each and every item of jewellery. Our contemporary silver jewellery wears wonderfully well, creating signature classics with a timeless quality – jewellery you’ll feel lost without. Classic contemporary design There are…

New Jewellery For Christmas 2014

New Jewellery For Christmas 2014

New Jewellery For Christmas 2014 We have added some fabulous new sterling silver jewellery for Christmas this year including brand new silver earrings, rings, necklaces, bracelets, bangles and charms. View our new jewellery for Christmas 2014. New Silver Rose Jewellery A wonderful collection of romantic handmade rose jewellery, including rings, earrings, pendants, necklaces and bangles. All jewellery from the Rose Collection is handmade in the United Kingdom asn is made to order, delivery takes between 7-10 days. View the rose collection.  New Silver Earrings Beautiful new additions to our sterling silver earrings collection include these amazing…

Silver three rose ring

New Rose Jewellery Collection

New Rose Jewellery Collection A rose is perhaps the symbol of love. Giving a rose from our handmade silver Rose jewellery collection means that your expression of love can be kept intact for years to come. Which makes the collection a very special gift for anniversaries or important birthdays! Combining elegance and romance, this collection features sterling silver oxidised roses and heart charms with a touch of gold. The rose collection includes earrings, pendants bangles and rings all handmade in wonderful polished sterling silver. You can see the full silver rose jewellery collection…

Gold Vermeil dove necklace

Gold Vermeil Jewellery

GOLD VERMEIL JEWELLERY What exactly is gold vermeil and how do you pronounce it? Well, firstly it is pronounced ver-‘may’, not ver-‘meal’ and in essence it is a layer of gold over a sterling silver base. It has been around since the 19th century and has become very popular amongst modern jewellers as it makes gold jewellery more affordable.    What’s the difference between Gold Vermeil & Gold plating? Gold plating is the process of fusing gold to another metal. So, in that sense, gold vermeil is a form of plating.   However, a…

Birthstone jewellery

Birthstone Jewellery

Birthstone Jewellery As you may already know, we’re pretty big on handmade gifts. There’s just something special about giving a gift that’s been chosen and made specifically for one special person. If you want to buy a personalised gift for someone, but you’re not sure what special moment or memory you want to celebrate, birthstone jewellery is a great alternative. Not only does a birthstone jewellery celebrate the month (and, some say, star sign) you were born in, but each stone also carries a meaning of its own. We’ve looked…

Dark Amethyst Murano heart

Murano Glass Jewellery

The History of Murano Glass. The reputation of the island of Murano being the centre for glass making was born when the Venetian Republic, fearing fire and destruction to the city’s mostly wooden buildings, ordered glassmakers to move their foundries to Murano in 1291. It wasn’t long before almost half of the islands inhabitants were involved in some way with glass making. Today, glass makers of Murano are still employing century-old techniques crafting everything from contemporary glass art and Murano glass jewellery to glass chandeliers and wine stoppers. Today, Murano…

Silver halo Bangle

Care of silver jewellery

Care of silver jewellery. One of the questions we get asked most frequently is “How do I clean my silver jewellery?”. Quite often the item of jewellery in question has been tucked away somewhere safe and has been re-discovered by its owner, the jewellery normally needs a little bit of TLC to make it wearable again. Sterling silver jewellery will tarnish over time if not cared for but if you follow a few easy tips your jewellery should keep its lustre. Always keep silver jewellery in a jewellery box or the gift box…

Mothers Day Gifts

Mothers Day Gifts

Mother’s Day: Beautiful Gifts and a Brief History Until sitting down to write today, I didn’t realise that Mother’s Day and Mothering Sunday were, in fact, two different holidays. The former belongs to our American cousins, and has a rather lovely story behind it. Only officially established in 1914 – and held later in the year than our own celebration, Mother’s Day was created by a lady named Anna Jarvis. Her own mother Ann, was by all accounts an amazingly compassionate and brilliant women. In the 1850s she founded a…

Silver Babyfoot Charm

New Silver Charms

New Silver Charms We’ve added some brand new silver charms to the collection, which could make the perfect gift for a happy snapper, seasoned traveller or Glastonbury regular! Camera Charm. Our brand new silver Camera charm is a lovely reminder to ‘Capture the moment’ and appreciate the little details around you. It’s a great gift for a traveller or budding snap-happy photographer. Or someone who just loves taking pictures! Passport Charm. Our brand new handmade Passport charm symbolizes ‘The World’s Your Oyster’. A long-lasting gift to mark the beginning of an overseas adventure or round-the-world trip. Festival Welly Charm. Celebrate this Summers festivals…