Here at Susannah Lovis, we love nothing more than a celebrity engagement. This usually involves an incredibly romantic proposal, a gorgeous, sparkling ring with who knows how many diamonds, and a fairy tale wedding, the likes of which we can only dream of! The engagement ring is of particular interest, as it will go on to set the trend for generations to follow, inspiring thousands of men and women from all over the world. We’ve looked at some of our favourite celebrity engagement rings, the men who presented them and... Read More
Emeralds are a truly spectacular gemstone and the birthstone for those who are born in the month of May. Its rich, deep green colour is unparalleled, miles ahead of its other green-coloured counterparts and they are often associated with royalty, romance, and intrigue. Like many birthstones, emeralds are steeped in myth and legend, and are said to bring many powers and strengths to the beholder. We’ve put together ten interesting facts about emeralds for you to browse and enjoy, before popping into our jewellers, London, for an emerald treasure to call... Read More
When it comes to your wedding day, everything has to be perfect. Chances are, from the moment that special someone dropped down to one knee, you’ve been lost in a flurry of invitation graphics, flower arrangements and gluten, dairy, nut-free wedding cake recipes to accommodate for every guest, but now is not the time to be thinking about them. Once all the major preparations are in place, be sure to dedicate enough time to think about the finer details, the things that will make sure the wedding lives up to... Read More
An engagement ring marks the start of an incredible journey about to be taken by a couple in love. They are arguably the most symbolic piece of jewellery out there, representing the love and commitment between two people who are about to spend the rest of their lives together. Whether presented in front of crowds or in a romantic, secluded spot, the ring is invaluable in terms of sentiment and will be treasured by both parties forever, taking pride of place in jewellery boxes all over the world. But just... Read More
Statement necklaces have been popular for many years, and as the feature of many celebrities in this year’s Met Gala, it doesn’t look like they’ll be heading out of style anytime soon. The right statement necklace can become the focal point of any outfit, complementing clothing and enhancing your best features. These pieces are designed for you to be experimental and have fun with creating these eye-catching looks, but the necklaces can be seen as tacky or clashing, if not worn correctly. We’ve put together some tips to keep you... Read More
The leading actresses of popular films will always be of inspiration to the women watching, and many can’t help but notice the beautiful nature of jewellery worn by these leading ladies. From bold and daring statement necklaces studded with gems, to the most sparkly and glamorous diamonds, the ways in which the pieces are worn is nothing short of legendary. There are certain ornaments that have stood the test of time and will forever be remembered through their cameo in films. Here at Susannah Lovis, we’ve taken a look at... Read More
Birthstone jewellery has been a popular option for significant birthdays and other special occasions for a number of years. They are a prime example of how jewellery can not only look good and boost confidence, but also carry meaning and sentiment for the wearer. These meanings can vary from personal attributes and characteristics to medicinal solutions, and some were even used as a direct healing solution throughout the Middle Ages.
Summer seems just around the corner and for many that means a holiday in the sun is within a matter of weeks. Beautiful beaches, indulgent cuisines and fascinating cultures await your travels, and we’ll bet you’re counting down the days until take off. In the run up to your holidays, it’s a good idea to prepare everything, from transport to and from the airport, to where you will go out to eat on your first evening. Another point to consider is how you will safely transport your beloved treasures to... Read More
We are big fans of a pair of cufflinks here at Susannah Lovis and love everything they can bring to both formal and informal outfits and occasions. Whether they be gold or silver, platinum or gem set, an outfit can be transformed into a sophisticated style with a touch of class, through the accessorising of a cuff fold back. We decided to look further into the history of cufflinks and the varying significance of them through time as well as looking at some of our favourite cufflinks for every occasion.
It’s no secret that we love everything jewellery related here at Susannah Lovis and we find the way different cultures use, value or symbolise treasures and jewels fascinating. A stone or jewel can be considered of utmost significance in one society, and have little to no meaning in the next. This can be due to a variety of reasons, usually relating to the history of their cultures and how their predecessors perceived the uses of the gem, symbol or style. We decided to take a look at some of the... Read More