Planning the TJC Christmas Advert

Sounds simple right? Make an appealing Christmas advert! Everybody can create amazing advertising these days – from McDonald’s to Heathrow, every single brand under the sun seems to be able to create moving, beautiful, funny adverts which have now become more of a focus than the programmes themselves! So it should be easy for TJC…we’re

What is the December’s birthstone?

What is December’s birthstone? Drum roll at the ready…………..Zircon, Tanzanite and Turquoise. What a greedy month for having 3! Each of these gemstones carries a unique blue tone making it a perfect birthstone for Minnesota’s frigid December winters. Zircon Zircon is the oldest mineral on Earth, dating back more than 4.4 billion years. Found in

New to TJC: Uruguayan Amethyst

Uruguay is the second smallest South American country situated between Argentina and Brazil, and while Brazil is one of the main producer of Amethyst,  Uruguay is the source of some of the finest amethyst gems on the market today! The history of Amethyst. Amethyst’s existence has been known since ancient times. Ancient Greeks, Romans, and

All you need to be Halloween Ready

Alright then! It is that time of the year when soon enough the pumpkins will be carved, children will be out for trick-or-treating and adults will be dressed in scary outfits. Halloween in modern times is all about getting the costumes right and none of us is ready to leave any stone unturned to ensure

Paris Fashion Week: SS17 Jewellery Trends

In the Fashion world, the month of September is occupied by all the Fashion Weeks around the world. And as always, Paris plays a special part. Dubbed as the fashion capital of the world, we always see the most exciting and innovative designs hail from Paris. But what we had our eye was of course

Last Minute Pre-Wedding Checklist

The most popular time in the year to get hitched is in during Spring, but we know that many of you plan to celebrate your love, with the one you love throughout the year. Weddings are stressful event sto organise, and as much as we think we’re on top of our checklist, little details can

Turn over a new leaf with Ammolite

Autumn is well and truly here and we’re enjoying every minute of it! From the beautiful fallen leaves, to being able to wrap up in the latest fashion and of course indulging in yummy gemstones, we’re having fun planning our fashion-forward looks And to celebrate, this season, we’re absoltely loving a gemstone we think was specially made

On Trend: Designer Inspired Watches

Chunky statement watches have had their time in the limelight, now make room for small chic watches, that will add a hint of attitude to your winter ensembles. With the highlights of Paris Fashion Week out for the world to see, and popular designer brand, Chanel, having just revealed their new ‘smaller and sassier’ J12 watch, we’re

Ignite Your Fire: Fire Opals

This month we’re celebrating everything Opal especially the fiery, Jalisco Fire Opal, so keep reading to find out all about this gem born out of fire… Stone of the bird of paradise. This stone is adored because of its stunning and iconic orangey- red hue. Formed millions of years ago when water seeped into the silica deposited