Turquoise Jewellery

Birthstones Gems For Your Birthdate

Birthstones Jewellery from the past is a popular gift, there is such a wide range of prices, styles and designs it is sometimes difficult to know which piece to buy. When giving jewellery for Birthdays the choice is made easier for us as each Month and Zodiac sign has its own gemstone.  You can give either a…

Sapphires – Septembers Birthstone

Welcome September. Those of you who have a birthday this month have ourselves a beautiful gemstone the sapphire. Septembers birthstone is a  precious gemstone which, along with its sister stone the Ruby is second only to Diamonds in hardness. This makes the stones particularly suitable for use in jewellery of all kinds including sapphire rings…

Keep it Real

I once ran a poll on my webshop One of the questions asked is “Whats best about AntiquesAvenue? ” 100% of the answers  voted for: The vintage jewellery is real. Now that is a subject close to my heart and certainly doesn’t just apply to jewellery.. Why when we want vintage do we have to…

What am I ?

Occasionally I find interesting objects from the past which leave me flummoxed. What is it? How old ? What’s it made from ? Even what am I going to do with it. Do you have any ideas? I’m keen to have your input on this ( more coming soon I’m sure). This isn’t a quiz in…