Category Archives: Jewellery

Creating a Beautiful Ring

Carol, our stone buyer, has over 30 years of experience in the business and is also responsible for creating the designs of most of our solitaires.  She will organise a ring to be made to compliment our stones and then our goldsmith would set it. Just like Joseph Ascher who cut the Cullinan diamond, our […]

April’s Birthstone

This month’s birthstone Diamond Yes, this month’s birthstone is the most prized of all gemstones – the diamond. Valued so highly perhaps because of the many years it takes for a diamond to be formed below the earth’s crust and then forced upwards until it is uncovered, diamonds are composed of pure carbon and are […]

Wedding Trends

Wedding trends The second in our series of short articles where you can catch up on the hottest trends for wedding jewellery this year. Copper features Rose gold continues to feature heavily in everything from designer shoes and handbags to tea light holders, so it’s perhaps no surprise that we will see more copper tones […]

Wedding Trends

Wedding Trends Follow this series of short articles to catch up on the hottest trends for wedding jewellery this year Violet purple flowers Pantone have released their colour of the year and this is always a big indicator of what’s to come in wedding trends. Last year’s trend was greenery and brides opted for green […]

Buying for Christmas

Our Wilmslow showroom manager gives her tips on how to buy for your loved ones Buying a Christmas present for a loved one can send many people into a spin. With all our unique personalities, it’s no wonder that trying to find something thoughtful and personal to suit each person can be hard work. Where […]

Getting to Know Retail

My work experience at Harrington and Hallworth My name is Olivia. I attend Wilmslow High School and I’m doing work experience for a week at Harrington and Hallworth jewellers. Here’s what happened. I chose Harrington and Hallworth for my work experience because it is a retail shop in my local community and I wanted to […]

August Birthstone

Peridot Centuries ago, when we did not have the ability to identify stones as we can today, Peridot was known as Chrysolite. It is the stone of the star sign Leo and also the stone of the 16th anniversary. One colour Peridot was also a name used for colours of Topaz until we could differentiate […]