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The Bench Jewellery Blog

Amethyst

Amethysts are beautiful gemstones with a rich history, and amethyst can also boast the claim of being the birthstone for February.

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De Beers Millennium Jewel 4

Sotheby’s is about to auction off this 10.10 carat blue diamond, the De Beers Millennium Jewel 4, in Hong Kong.

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Diamond Shapes Explained

Diamonds can come in a wide variety of shapes which give the stones unique characteristics.

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The 4Cs of Diamond Quality

The Gemological Institute of America created the standards that the jewellery industry now uses to judge all diamonds: the 4 Cs – Colour, Clarity, Cut and Carat Weight.

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What is Bench Jewellery

"A bench jeweller is an artisan who uses a combination of jewellery-making skills to make and repair jewellery."

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The Cullinan Diamonds

Learn about the Cullinan diamond, arguably the most famous diamond find in history.

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