Hollins and Hollinshead | Blog

05/08/2022
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Keeping Your Jewellery Clean | How to Clean Your Jewellery at Home

Jewellery can become dull and oxidized over time, through air, dust, dirt and hand and body lotions. However, cleaning your jewellery can bring its sparkle back, making your jewellery look great again. Jewellery can be cleaned professionally by a jeweller, or can be cleaned at home. It is important to have the right products for different types of jewellery when cleaning your jewellery at home, this is to protect the different metals, or stones which are set within the jewellery, to ensure the products being used will clean up the... Read More

21/07/2022
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Sustainable Jewellery | July 2022

Are you looking for a way to complete jewellery purchases, with the ability to protect the environment? There are ways of being sustainable when buying jewellery. Purchasing second hand jewellery is an excellent choice to make, when wanting to be environmentally friendly, and is also more affordable than new jewellery, especially when it comes to diamond jewellery. Buying second hand may be more beneficial, especially during the current cost of living crisis.  Second hand jewellery can be truly one of a kind, with unique pieces that you cannot get from... Read More

14/07/2022

Make an Impression with Uniquely Designed Jewellery | 2022

Are you trying to find that perfect piece of unique-looking jewellery? Something that stands out? Or are you searching for that perfect gift which is meaningful and different from everything else? At Hollins and Hollinshead Jewellers we supply the jewellery brand Shrieking Violet. This is a jewellery brand that is sure to stand out, with its delicate and unique designs. A creative brand, handcrafted with real flowers, encapsulated in resin and set on sterling silver, Shrieking Violet’s journey began in the 20th century when a lone daisy was discovered at... Read More

12/07/2022
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Gemstone Jewellery

Discover Gemstone Jewellery at Hollins and Hollinshead Jewellers. Naturally sourced and mined gemstones, crafted into beautiful pieces of unique jewellery. Our gemstones are set on sterling silver 925. Choose from a selection of necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings. Natural gemstones are considered to have healing properties, that are unique to each specific stone, thought to be useful for easing feelings of anxiety, sadness, and loneliness, gemstones are considered to enable the wearer to become more creative and increase positivity. Explore moonstone, amethyst, turquoise, rose quartz and more. Moonstone is a... Read More

08/07/2022
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Timex X Stranger Things

IT’S TIMEX, DO YOU COPY? In collaboration with the hair-raising sci-fi-horror-drama, Timex is entering the gate to the Upside Down with the Timex x Stranger Things collection. Set in the early 1980s, Stranger Things is rife with retro throwbacks, from synth-heavy musical undercurrents to the wardrobe aesthetics that can only come from such a uniquely expressive decade. ‌ For this special edition collection, a brave exploration of our own archive has resurfaced three cult classics from this iconic era-Timex Camper, Timex T80, and the unforgettable Timex Atlantis. The resulting capsule... Read More

07/07/2022
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Wedding Jewellery | Summer 2022

Finding your desirable wedding jewellery is an important aspect in creating the perfect finished appearance. Pearls are highly associated with wedding jewellery, not just for the classical white colouring, but for the elegant shimmer and classical appearance. It is important to consider your options: Pearl jewellery can come in various styles, from delicate and subtle pieces, to statement pieces that stand out. Certain styles may be better suited, depending on the style of clothing you are wearing. For lower-cut bridal or bridesmaid dresses, a necklace with multiple strands of pearls... Read More