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
No matter what the era, cufflinks have always been one of the most stylish accessories a man can wear. Not only can these small adornments be used to add a touch of class to any outfit instantly, but they are also one of the most traditional types of men’s jewellery, making them a solid choice for those in search of an elegant and timely appearance. While the invention of buttoned shirts may have lessened the need for this classic accessory, here at Susannah Lovis, we are still huge fans of... Read More
A lot of time and effort goes into the planning of your dream wedding. Those closest to you will undoubtedly also put a lot of their own time into creating the perfect day for you. Show your support and appreciation for these loved ones with a special gift to thank them for all of their support and dedication in getting you down that aisle. Jewellery is a thoughtful and timeless gift that anyone can enjoy; both the men and the women of your wedding party can come away with a... Read More
Collections of men’s jewellery, whilst not as extensive as women’s, are still capturing an ever increasing market to this day. Attitudes of men wearing jewellery have drastically shifted, and whilst still ambiguous when it comes to sartorial accoutrement, many men are embracing the popularity of things like rings and tie clips. Historically speaking, the wearing of jewellery by men has always been seen as more feminine up until the latter end of the 20th century. However the development of office culture and the emergence of the wrist watch (an item that... Read More
Although Valentine’s Day has now been and gone, love is in the air at Susannah Lovis, and nothing makes us more happy than a good proposal! For anyone who’s thinking of taking the plunge in 2018, or anyone that should be – we recommend a not-so-subtle hint of sending them this article – we’ve come up with 7 rings from the extensive Susannah Lovis collection, all of which will make potential partners and particularly the magpies amongst us, weak at the knees upon being presented with such beauty. There’s a... Read More
With February 14th fast-approaching, no doubt loved-up couples across the UK and beyond are on the search for the perfect gift for their partner in crime. The most romantic day of the year is important at the best of times, but even more so for couples entering a milestone year of their anniversary. It goes without saying that those celebrating big anniversaries must pull out all the stops this year, treating the man or woman who has been by their side for such a significant amount of time and pay... Read More
For some, wearing cufflinks comes about as naturally as blinking and they will effortlessly transform an outfit for any occasion. For the rest of the male population, however, accessorising is not as simple as that and can result in the beautiful pair of vintage cufflinks you got last Christmas never seeing the light of day. Here at Susannah Lovis, we’ve looked at some of the ways you can style cufflinks, as well as a few of our favourite quirky pairs from the collection here at our antique jewellers, London.
Festive lights are brightening up high streets all over the UK, mulled wine is produced by the galleon and people are merry…or merrier than other times of the year at least! The festive season is a time for celebration, spending quality time with the people you love and eating and drinking to your heart’s content! You don’t want anything to spoil this magical time, least not the looming pressures of buying the perfect present for your other half! That’s why, here at Susannah Lovis, we’ve decided to share with you... Read More
What do you buy the most important man in your life? An age-old question that has come up time and time again for generations, and yet still we are seemingly short of an answer. Thankfully, Susannah Lovis is offering a fantastic sale of their vintage cufflinks, making choosing a present for the man who has everything, slightly easier!
Once you’ve found the woman of your dreams, and spent some significant quality time with her, it won’t be long before you are thinking of dropping down to one knee. Some may side with tradition and ask her father for her hand first, other’s will spend hours and hours planning the perfect proposal, but all that is rendered irrelevant if you don’t have a show-stopping ring to seal the deal.