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30/11/2018
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Christmas Gifting Guide from Susannah Lovis

With less than a month until the big day, many of you will be thinking about what those closest to you will be waking up to come Christmas morning. We’ve decided to look at just some of the many reasons you may want to invest in jewellery as a meaningful gift for a partner, or why you should be asking for a treasure to call your own this December. Jewellery is one of the best and most popular gifts all year round for one simple reason: it brings people joy.... Read More

20/11/2018
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Jewellery Showcase: The History of Tiffany & Co.

With Thanksgiving being celebrated this week we thought it prudent to give thanks and share our love of vintage jewellery by one of our favourite American brands: Tiffany & Co. This iconic brand dates back to 1837 when Charles Lewis Tiffany opened a small stationary and fancy goods store in New York City with his friend John B Young. The store was a raging success and quickly established itself as the go-to emporium for the well-to-do ladies of the city to source impeccable jewels and American style timepieces worlds away... Read More

29/10/2018
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Spooky Jewellery to unearth this Halloween for your collection

With Halloween, or All Hallows Eve, right around the corner; we thought it the perfect opportunity to unearth some of the spookier finds from our collection. The development of artifacts and symbols associated with Halloween has formed over time; traditionally in keeping with relics designed to frighten off evil spirits. It is commonplace belief that Halloween has roots in traditions originating from ancient Celtic harvest festivals. , a Gaelic festival, itself marked the end of the season and heralded the beginning of winter. Ancient Celts believed that on this day... Read More

22/10/2018
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Jewel Identity – Jewellery Valuation Event

Special event Jewel Identity, in association with Country Life, will enable you to unlock the secrets of your jewellery, whether you are curious as to the date, the maker or its value. The expertise of Joanna Hardy, Susannah Lovis and her team will be at your service and they will be providing free, verbal valuations for antique jewellery. ‘This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone who wants to unearth that hidden treasure or that hopefully priceless family heirloom,’ says Susannah, the owner of Susannah Lovis Jewellers based in the Burlington Arcade, London... Read More

22/10/2018
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Autumn/Winter Engagements: The guide to a seasonal proposal

It’s the time of year where you can start thinking about cosy nights in front of the fire, adjusting your wardrobe to accommodate for plunging temperatures and the promise of seasonal festivities right around the corner. The romantic nature of autumn and winter really is undeniable; setting the scene perfectly for those wishing the drop the most important of questions. People search high and low to find what they perceive to be the perfect ring for a significant other yet that is just part of what they need to consider... Read More

A mother of the bride mug surrounded by candles 22/08/2018
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Mother of the Bride: Jewellery Inspiration for Her Big Day

Being the mother of the bride is a role loaded with emotional dynamics. The very thought of it brings to mind a beautiful, old-fashioned expression: ‘If you have a girl, she’s your friend for life; if you have a boy, he’ll take a wife’. Somehow this encapsulates the tenderness that can so often exist between a mother and daughter, as the role of mothering transforms into friendship over time – and nurturing this friendship is the greatest gift you can give your daughter on her wedding day. This means you’ll... Read More

The Queen and Prince Phillip in a carriage at the Royal Ascot 17/08/2018
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Race Day Jewellery Guide: What to Wear to the Races

Choosing the right jewellery for any formal occasion can be difficult; however, when it comes to the races, selecting the perfect adornments becomes a whole new ballgame. While the general dress code for any racing event is typically formal, knowing what jewellery to pair with glamorous attire can be tricky, especially if you are making your racing debut. Consequently, here at Susannah Lovis, we’ve put together a handy guide to ensure you select your race day jewellery from only the most dazzling of gems:

A large room decorated for a wedding reception 14/08/2018
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Top 8 London Wedding Venues

Your wedding day is one of the most important occasions of your life, so carefully handpicking a location that will create a lasting impression is vital. Across London, you’re spoilt for choice, with a plethora of venues around the city waiting to be chosen for your big day. From sweeping views of the capital’s skyline to grand halls with a royal charm, we’ve included a list of our top eight favourites to offer some guidance in the decision-making process.

10/07/2018
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110 Years of Bridal Couture

Weddings as we know them today are the culmination of decades worth of evolving style trends. In the last 100 years alone, we have seen the emergence of so much in the way of bridal couture, with a heavy influence from war, politics and economy integral to its design. We are going to delve deep into the last century and explore the stylistic choices women would make on their wedding day. From dresses, to jewellery we will give you the lowdown on bridal wear through modern history. From early Saxon... Read More

02/07/2018
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Behind the scenes: Susannah Lovis Brochure 2018

It is that time again! We are beginning the long and arduous process of creating our winter Brochure and you would not believe the amount of work that goes into the organisation of such an undertaking. This year we are shaking things up a little and have taken the shoot in a completely different direction. Here is a little look at how the day ran last week; we look forward to sharing the final product with you in a few months but for now here is a little sneak peak... Read More