Silver plated jewellery, is it worth it?

I often get ask if EsmeLoves jewellery is silver. The answer is simple, yes it is. EsmeLoves only uses Sterling Silver for all jewellery products.  Yes, we plate items, we plate many of the jewellery items with 18 carat Yellow gold and Rose gold. We plate to the requirements of Vermeil, which means the plating…

How to look after silver jewellery

Ever gone to your jewellery box to get out that gorgeous silver bangle you wore last summer on the beach only to discover it is now it is not shiny and lovely and now it looks rather dirty and black. Why has it lost its shine?   Well silver, left alone on it own, exposed to…

Gifts for Bridesmaids

They were there for you when you had your first real ‘love’… They were there for you when you had your heart broken for the first time.. They answered the phone in the middle of the night for a chat… They were the first person you told about your new boyfriend… They were the one…

Wedding bonds a Mother and Daughter

The sun shone, the festivities were high, the celebs were in town and the world came to standstill to witness the entry of the Royal Bride Meghan Markle. It was hard for even the naysayers to be heard as she walked through the chapel, a simply stunning moment for a woman to marry her man…

Which metal for different skin tones

Gold, Rose Gold, Silver? Do you have a preference? Choosing jewellery is a bit like choosing clothes. Does it suit me? Is it me? Does my finger look big in this ring? But have you considered the colour of your jewellery? Most people find that they have a particular ‘metal’ that works well with their…

Gemstones for New Mothers

Gemstones are one of Mother Earth’s greatest gifts to us. They spend centuries nestled in the bed of our earth, storing energy and holding fascination to those that are drawn to them. Over the years Gemstones have been used for healing, supporting and encouraging a healthy life and can become a beautiful and positive addition…

Top 10 Valentines Gifts to Make this year Matter

10 Valentine Gift ideas from Small Businesses It is that time of year again. No sooner have we packed away the Christmas tree and sifted through the piles of junk collected through the winter months, we are full on into the New Year and the shops quickly fill with Easter Eggs and Valentines Day paraphernalia….