Intergem 2018 on Trail of Sparkling Dreams

The Idar-Oberstein speciality fair for gemstones, pearls, jewellery and equipment not only reflects current trends, but also sets new ones. After all, the most important market players in the sector will come together here from 28 September to 1 October. “With 3,200 trade visitors and 140 exhibitors the…

Local Jewellery Trade News

Charles Green’s Live Project

Ruth Hallows and Tom Green. This year marked the tenth anniversary of Charles Green's ‘live project’ at the School of Jewellery in Birmingham. The students from the ‘Design…

Hockley Mint Offers Free Hallmarking on Same-day Casting Throughout December

Award-winning Birmingham-based jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint will offer its customers free hallmarking on any same-day casting items made throughout December. Hockley Mint has invested in the latest casting technologies to ensure that…

Deakin & Francis to Open First Flagship Store

After 230 years of designing and manufacturing the finest cufflinks and accessories, Deakin & Francis is set to unveil their very first flagship store on 1st November. Based in Piccadilly Arcade, London…

Local News & Business Profiles

The Friends of Key Hill Cemetery & Warstone Lane Cemetery Latest

The Friends have been busy with Clean Up day in Key Hill Cemetery on Saturday 2 June during Volunteers Week. Despite this event…

Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter Show Visitors a Yellow Card

With pubs closing at a rate of 18 a week across the country and the West Midlands losing 144 retailers in 2017 alone,…

People

Domino Connects Creative Dots

Creative Marketing Team LtoR Naomi Newton-Sherlock, DW and Chantelle Serrell-Cooke

Creative Marketing Team LtoR Naomi Newton-Sherlock, DW and Chantelle Serrell-Cooke Domino has announced an internal restructure, designed to ensure…

BSOE Appoints New Vice-Chair

Monika Kamycka The British Society of Enamellers (BSOE) has appointed a new Vice-Chair, Silversmith and Enameller Monika Kamycka, owner…

Training & Education

The New Standard Works – Vittoria Street

The New Standard Works sits prominently on the corner where Regent’s Place meets Vittoria Street.…

Weston Beamor BCU Live Project 2018 Winner

Birmingham City University (BCU) School of Jewellery (SoJ) student Kai-Blu Triassi has won the annual…

Silicone to Silver: Jewellery like you’ve never seen before!

Final year students at the world-famous School of Jewellery will be unveiling their collections for…

Art & Lifestyle

‘Sisters of Gold’

By Annie Murray SYNOPSIS Sisters Margaret and Annie lost their mother years ago, they long…

Entertainment

Jaki Graham to headline at The Jam House

One of Birmingham’s most successful Soul singers, Jaki Graham, to headline at The Jam House Birmingham, 7th June Born in Birmingham, Jaki…

Food & Drinks

Peel & Stone Pizza Coming to Jewellery Quarter!

Peel & Stone Pizza is finally coming to the Jewellery Quarter with a purpose-built oven at Birmingham’s favourite indie pub, The Church.…