Over time your watch crown or stem can end up breaking, and you would want to get that replaced. The stem and crown in most watches aren’t very strong, and they can come out or get dislocated from their original structure quite easily. The knob… Read More »How to Successfully Carry Out A Watch Stem And Crown Replacement
Rose Gold Plating & Replate Rose Jewellery Gold Plating Gold is costly and more likely to break the bank. While looking for jewellery, many people opt to get their jewellery gold plated instead since it is more affordable than buying actual gold. Getting your jewellery… Read More »Understand The Gold Plating Process for Jewellery
Engagement Ring History The tradition of giving engagement rings set with precious stones dates from medieval times when lovers gave gold rings set with diamonds or coloured gemstones – not only for the beauty of the gems but for their magical properties . One of… Read More »History & Traditions of Engagement Rings
How To Sanitize Jewellery And Watches? Processes To Sanitize Jewellery And Watches We often tend to forget that it is not only our hands that need to be clean but also the jewellery that we wear needs to be cleaned as well. Our rings and… Read More »How To Sanitize Jewellery And Watches?
Victorian rose-cut design The rose cut has been around for around 500 years yet hasn’t been sought after for about a century. In the last 4 or 5 years, however, rose cut diamond rings have been picking up ubiquity. Get familiar with the rose cut… Read More »The Design of Diamond Jewellery
Diamond education The four C’s When determining the quality of a diamond we refer to the 4 c’s. Detailed below is a description of each of these factors of quality. At Jewellery Watch Repairs and Restoration London we only deal with diamonds that are a… Read More »How to choose a diamond replacement?
Gemstones Care Cleaning gemstones This section describes the various stones which you will find from us if you need a gem or diamond replacement for your jewellery, and the appropriate care and cleaning techniques.If we replace a gems for your jewel, we will explain to… Read More »How to clean Gemstones from your jewellery?
Tips for cleaning watch strap Tip 1 Heavy stains can be removed simply by using baking soda and water. Add 1 tablespoon of baking soda mixed with water. Then you rub on all leather straps and leave it overnight. Then you need to wash and… Read More »How to clean leather watch strap?
A bit of horology terminology with a touch of history So what is the difference between Chronograph and Chronometer? Chronograph is derived from the Greek words “chronos” and “graph”, which means “time” and “chart”. In Greek mythology, Chronos is a god and is also known… Read More »Horology Terminology