Spring has Sprung! : Spring Trends for Jewellery

Spring Trends

Spring has sprung!

The weather is finally coming around and I think it’s now safe to say that spring has sprung!  Happy FriYAY!  Time to celebrate spring trends in jewellery!!

Spring 2017 is slated to be full of fun, fresh jewellery trends, but we will also see that some of last year’s styles are here to stay.

Artsy earrings & mismatched styles are new on the scene, while chokers & “arm parties” aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. 😉

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March Birthstone: Aquamarine

March birthstone

Aquamarine! The birthstone for March babies! …And to celebrate we are holding another monthly birthstone contest on Facebook!! The prize is pictured below 🙂 Click here to find the contest entry form! Good Luck!

March birthstone Facebook contest

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Stainless ‘Steel City’ Jewellery

stainless steel chainsSteelCity

According to Wikipedia, “The Steel City is a common nickname for many cities that were once known for their production of large amounts of steel.” (reference)

Often referred to as “Steel City”, Hamilton is most definitely known for its history & affiliation with the steel industry! And to celebrate our cute little nickname, I’ve decided to dedicate this edition of #FashionFriday to (stainless)Steel(city) Jewellery! 😉

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Canadian Gemstone: Labradorite

‘Made In Canada’ Matters

Labradorite is an absolutely stunning Canadian(!) gemstone.  With the growing popularity of ‘#shoplocal’ initiatives, the purchasing of products that are ‘made in Canada’ has become more and more important to Canadians.  We love to show our clients Labradorite -both uncut & set in jewellery- especially if they have never heard of it before!  A unanimous favourite, this Canadian gemstone is one that everyone here at Westdale Jewellers could go on & onnnnnn about all day! 😉

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January Birthstone: Garnet – #FashionFriday

January Birthstone

Garnet is the birthstone for people born in January, and a traditional gift for the Second Anniversary.  Though mostly thought of as red, garnets actually come in every colour except blue! (Though red is the variety traditionally used as the January birthstone.)

Gemstone Info…

Garnet, a relatively common transparent gem & therefore modestly priced, has been popular in jewellery for millennia.

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