Wrapping up Christmas: Great ways to package jewellery

With Christmas just a week away, it is time to start the dreaded task of wrapping all your presents. While you may enjoy making all the gifts you are giving look pretty, there is no denying that wrapping small gifts can be a bit of a hassle. Not only are they incredibly fiddly to wrap,

How to wear December’s birthstone: Tanzanite

Tanzanite is a really beautiful stone that is as rare as it is stunning. It is only available from one place in the world, which is one of the reasons it is so sought after; the other reason being its gorgeous and unusual colour. Found only in Tanzania, with its discovery only taking place in

Stuck on the boys: Great gifts for any lad this Christmas

Buying for boys can be a difficult prospect. Unlike girls, you can't treat them to jewellery or cosmetics when you aren't sure what they want. This means you want to find something that looks good and is functional to ensure they use it. So what gifts are a good idea for guys this Christmas? At

Finding the perfect gift: Keep everyone happy this Christmas

Christmas shopping can be a stressful endeavour, especially as you have to try and find something for numerous different tastes, styles and personalities. When you factor this in with your budget, it can be a difficult task; one that leaves you wishing you'd just opted for gift cards. However, you can make your festive present

Saving money this Christmas: Top hints and tips

Christmas may be a magical time of year, but it can also be an expensive one. If you're like me then the chances are you want to spoil all your friends and family, supply great food, and have the odd tipple at the ready. However, all of this comes at a cost that can leave

Stocking stuffers that won’t break the bank

Christmas is an expensive time of year. Between the decorations, heating bills and food, the festive season can put a big dent in your bank account. Add in the cost of presents for friends and loved ones, and things can get pricey! The best plan of action is to save money where you can and

A Guide to November’s birthstone: Topaz

If you have a birthday this month or know someone who is celebrating – or commiserating – getting a year older, jewellery featuring November's birthstone could be a great gift.  This month's birthstone really is beautiful and is perfect for tying in your look with AW14. With a variety of shades and stunning variations in

The right stones for your hair colour

Choosing the right gemstone for your hair colour can have a dramatic effect. Ensuring you pick the right shade to work with your colouring will enhance the jewellery and your hair colour easily to create a cohesive look. However, getting it wrong can make a statement for all the wrong reasons. Whether buying for yourself

Sparkle and shine on a budget with Swarovski jewellery

We all love a bit of sparkle in our day, but sadly our purse strings can't always stretch far enough to allow for diamonds. This means that sometimes we have to accept the fact that our sparkles aren't going to be the real thing. However, with The Jewellery Channel's stunning range of Swarovski crystal jewellery,