Ramsdens Jewellery Blog

Man in hoodie wearing thin chain 26/06/2020
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The Connell effect: How to choose and style a chain necklace for men

Since the BBC adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People hit our screens back in May, it seems a lot of men have been looking to up their jewellery game. And it’s all thanks to the standout star of the show: the simple chain necklace Paul Mescal wore in his role as Connell Waldron. Social media users have gone absolutely wild for this fashionable but understated accessory, and one fan even went as far to set up an Instagram account for @ConnellsChain, which has already amassed more than 180,000 followers. In... Read More

Ring in hand 01/06/2020

Our top 5 jewellery and watch picks for June 2020

June is here, which means summer will soon be upon us. And, with the change of seasons, you might be looking to freshen up your jewellery box with some new accessories. The right finishing touches can make a huge difference to a summer outfit, after all. We would always recommend investing in timeless and high-quality pieces that you’ll be able to wear time and time again for years to come. And, if you decide to opt for some second hand jewellery, you’ll often be able to pick up some luxury... Read More

19/05/2020

How to spring clean your jewellery collection

As the springtime continues and summer begins to approach, it’s natural to feel like you want to start anew. And, one of the most popular and effective ways to scratch this itch is by having a spring clean. You might already be thinking about clearing out your wardrobe and kitchen cupboards, but have you given your jewellery collection some thought? Many of us are guilty of collecting pieces and pieces of jewellery, without really thinking about what we already have at home. Plus, it’s very easy to hold on to... Read More

Business man looking at watch 13/05/2020

Our top 5 jewellery and watch picks for May 2020

May has finally arrived, and it’s looking like it’s going to be another difficult month for the UK. If you’re looking to cheer yourself up during these uncertain times, or you would like to make an investment but are avoiding stocks and shares for the time being, you might be interested in buying a new watch or piece of jewellery. Of course, with so many options out there, it isn’t always easy to decide where your money will be best spent. So, to help you, we’re going to highlight five... Read More

PANTONE classic blue ring 14/04/2020

How to wear PANTONE’s Colour of 2020: Classic Blue

PANTONE recently announced that Classic Blue was going to be its colour of the year for 2020. This means we’ll soon start to see this beautiful colour everywhere and, if you want to stay on-trend, you might be looking for ways to incorporate it into your looks. Luckily for you, this is very easy to do with your jewellery. There are various gemstones that come in different shades of blue, which are sure to add a dash of style and colour to your outfits. Here, we’ll take you through some... Read More

01/04/2020
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Our top 5 jewellery picks for April

April is here, and we are well and truly into the spring season, so it’s only normal for you to want to have a fresh start from here on out. While this may mean you’ve already begun your spring clean, the fourth month of the year can also be a great time to try something new with your style. With April being the birthstone month of diamonds, we believe there’s no better time to add a few of these pieces to your collection. Not only will they add a luxury... Read More

25/03/2020
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5 steps to stylishly stacking your rings

Rings can add a beautiful touch to any of your outfits, with so many statement and simple designs to choose from. They can help you to subtly accessorise a busier outfit, or add a statement to a plainer one, so it’s unsurprising that we all love them. But, if you’re starting to feel bored of the pieces you’ve already got, don’t be tempted to dump them. Ring stacking is becoming more and more popular, as it gives you the opportunity to reinvent pieces you already have by combining them. But,... Read More

03/03/2020
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Mother’s Day jewellery gift guide 2020

March is here! And you know what that means: Mother’s Day is just around the corner. A special day to celebrate your appreciation and adoration for your mum. But, what do you get the woman who seems to have everything already? While a box of chocolates and a beautiful bouquet of her favourite flowers might have been your go-to in previous years, why not consider getting your mum something a little more sentimental this year? A carefully selected piece of jewellery can show her just how much thought and attention... Read More

17/02/2020
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4 pieces of diamond jewellery every woman should own

We all know that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but with so many different pieces of diamond jewellery around, it can be difficult to know which must-haves to add to your collection. Whether you’ve got a simple or bold style, diamonds are wonderfully versatile, which means whatever you buy can seamlessly take you from work to formal dinners or evenings out with friends. So, if you’re planning your next purchase and like the sound of adding a few dazzlers into your collection, you’ve come to the right place! Here,... Read More

05/02/2020

Valentine’s day gift guide 2020: How to pick jewellery & watches they’ll love

It’s here again! Valentine’s Day, the day of love, is just around the corner. While you’ll show your other half love and appreciation every day, this romantic holiday is the perfect opportunity to spoil them a little more than usual and make them feel extra special. You can’t put a price on love, but picking out beautiful gifts that’ll impress is a sure way to show your partner just how much you care and value them. But, if you’re struggling over what to get this year, leave it to us!... Read More