British Summer Time BST 2018

The clocks are going forward one hour this Sunday (25th March) for the start of British Summer Time BST. One hour less in bed, but the longer summer days mean more time to take part in outdoor activities in the lighter, warmer evenings. Water resistant watches help...

Garnet January birthstone

Garnet is the birthstone associated for the month of January. This gemstone is commonly recognised as having a reddish-brown colour, though other varieties can also be a pinkish red or even green colour. The popular deep, warm red variety of this gem looks luxurious...

Topaz the November birthstone

Topaz is the gem birthstone for November. This gemstone occurs in a range of different colours including white, shades of pink, green and sherry, and the famously electric blue colour. It also comes in a lighter blue shade similar to aquamarine. The folklore...

Easter opening hours

Our branches in Camborne and Helston will be open during the week, closing on Good Friday and Bank Holiday Monday. Opening in between on the Saturday, when we will be able to show and gift wrap a range of gifts for special occasions. Easter is a popular time for...

Aquamarine-March birthstone

The birthstone gem associated with the month of March is Aquamarine. The colour of this gem varies from a sea-green, (from which its name is derived) to the more familiar sky blue or dark blue. The gem can appear blue or colourless depending on the angle it’s...

Amethyst

Amethyst is the birthstone for February. It is a beautiful clear gem coloured in shades of purple, lilac or mauve, that will also show a bluish or reddish purple tinge when viewed as it is tilted and rotated. Amethyst has its’ own folklore, as is said to...