3rd May 2023

Carat Weight: What Is It?

Carat weight (otherwise known as ct) is a measurement used specifically for the physical weight of gemstones, and has been the unit of diamond measurement since 1907. Before this was put into place, diamonds were measured differently depending on where […]
19th April 2023

A Guide To Understanding Diamond Cut

Diamond’s are renowned for their incredible sparkle and it’s their cut that gives them their  infamous glitter-like twinkle. Diamond cut refers to the symmetrical facets, and the quality of the stones angles and proportions. It’s a measure of how these […]
4th April 2023

What Is Diamond Colour?

It’s no secret that diamonds can be found in a variety of gorgeous colours, from blue to black to yellow, but when talking about diamond colour it’s important to remember that you are referring to absence of colour within the […]
22nd March 2023

A Guide To Diamond Clarity

Diamond Clarity refers to the assessment of flaws found within a diamond, measuring the stones ‘purity’ when inspected under 10x magnification. Clarity is often impossible to notice with the naked eye, so many rely on getting the help of trained […]
8th March 2023

How Are Diamonds Made?

Diamonds are one of the most popular choices when it comes to precious gemstones, and are known as a symbol of love and durability, but what is it exactly that causes diamonds to be so hard wearing and how are […]
22nd February 2023

Can A Ring Be Remodelled?

Here at Artisan, we’re known for our remodelling service, and a question that many of our customers ask is: Can you make a new ring from an old ring? Yes, absolutely! Remodelling or redesigning jewellery is, to put it simply, […]
8th February 2023

How Much Does It Cost to Remodel Jewellery in the UK?

Do you have old or inherited jewellery that you no longer like or wear?  Remodelling old jewellery is the perfect solution for keeping the sentimental value to your piece, whilst giving them a new lease of life and transforming them […]