Geoffrey Murray


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Why Every Jewellery Collection Needs Pearls

Pearls are quietly beautiful. They have a self-possession and subtlety that sets them apart from other gemstones. It is one of the very few gemstones that are organic. Certain styles of pearl row can feel quite dated. The neat mid-length row of same sized round creamy-white pearls feels like... Read More

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Why choose an Eternity Ring?

The symbolism of an eternity ring is neat and powerful. An unbroken line of gemstones set all the way around the finger suggesting connected moments in time. It carries a sense of gratitude and commitment and thereby an inherent sense of relationship. Read More

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It’s not all about us

As bespoke jewellers, we like to keep an eye on what’s going on in the wider world of jewellery design. There are some gifted designers out there, both in this country and worldwide. As Hatton Garden quietens during the summer months we thought we’d take a moment to share some of our favourites. Read More

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Bespoke Wedding Rings

The art of designing classic jewellery is more like tailoring than abstract painting. You have in mind the form and then you adapt it to the person. Wedding rings are a piece of jewellery that is, generally, classic. Though of course, not necessarily. Remember, love doesn’t do rules, so you don’t... Read More

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Semi-precious Gemstones you should know about

The four precious gemstones are Diamond, Emerald, Ruby and Sapphire. Everyone knows this. There is however a whole world of semi-precious gemstones that many people have heard of but are not confident in. So, here are our top three semi-precious gemstones you should know about, each with a very... Read More

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Reworking Inherited Jewellery

Reworking Inherited Jewellery We believe that the primary context for understanding fine jewellery is the family. The Swiss watch company Patek Philippe has an excellent slogan. It reads, ‘You never actually own a Patek Philippe. You merely look after it for the next generation.’ This sentiment... Read More

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What is Golden?

Old but Gold: Taking advantage of the high gold price Whether you are thinking of selling your gold jewellery or having it remade into a piece of bespoke jewellery, we can help. Read More

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Bespoke not Bespangled

This time in lockdown has had us reflecting on the nature of what it is we do. Bespoke is a word we hear a lot of these days, what does it really mean in terms of jewellery? Read More