Entries by karl@brescodiamonds.co.za

Onwards & upwards to 2024

Hi all, we’re grateful for your support throughout 2023, thanks so much indeed.   We’re proud of our team and our achievements, and  we’re also excited for the new challenges and opportunities that 2024 will bring!  We’re always striving to improve our craft and to create those beautiful pieces that you will love. We hope […]

Soaring Summer Styles!

Summer, at last… Soaring Summer Styles: Who’s not looking for tips on how to rock your jewellery in summer? Well, you’ve come to the right place AND, here are some of our favourite ways to accessorise your outfits with some bling and sparkle. Layer up your necklaces. Nothing says summer like a stack of necklaces […]

Fifty-what?

Since 1967   To be successful designer jewellers all these decades, you need to have a super discerning, refined and very well developed sense of both the business side of our industry, and the emotional drivers that influence clients’ buying decisions. As small business entrepreneurs, we need to have a good grasp of key concepts […]

Aaand, what are the latest 8 jewellery trends?

Jewellery trends are constantly changing…   – Look-at-me earrings: Bold and colorful earrings that make a statement and draw attention to your face. Think floral motifs, geometric shapes, and other accents that can be worn as a single piece or a pair. They can be asymmetrical, abstract, or sculptural. They add a lot of personality […]

But is it real?

What is a real diamond? Forget about “real” diamonds. That’s not how gem experts talk, or us jewellers, for that matter. If you want to sound like you know something, you need to ask the right questions. Diamonds have been the stars of engagement rings and various jewellery items for ages. But as of recent, […]

A Brilliant Alternative for Dazzling Jewellery

Moissanite – A Brilliant Alternative for Dazzling Jewellery Moissanite is considered a good alternative to gemstones in jewellery and is a lab-created gemstone that very closely resembles the appearance of diamonds. It has exceptional brilliance, fire, and durability, making it an attractive choice for those seeking a diamond-like gemstone at a bargain price point.   […]

Creativity is contagious

There are countless ways that people explore and express their creative impulses, whether it’s through visual art, music, dance, writing, cooking, or any other creative pursuit. Creativity in jewellery design is only one of many ways that people can express their creativity. While jewellery design may not be the most common or mainstream form of […]

Is it all about money?

While price is certainly a consideration for many people when it comes to purchasing jewellery, it’s not the only factor that determines their decision. Emotion, personal connection, and sentimentality can all play important roles in your decision to invest in custom-made jewellery. For many people, the value of a piece of jewellery goes far beyond […]