Queen Victoria and Royal Jewels

We have been struck with Royal fever here at Coleman Douglas Pearls as we are absolutely hooked on ITV's new period drama Victoria! Apparently it is not far from the truth with Victoria's diaries being used heavily in the research to the show. And oh the jewellery - Pearls galore on top of stunning pieces... Continue Reading →

Water for hot chocolate

In the Autumn we, Coleman Douglas Pearls, will be launching our latest collection "Water For Hot Chocolate", pairing gorgeous copper brown pearls with smoky quartz and citrine, making the designs so enticing you're bound to have chocolate cravings! So with that in mind our pearl team have decided to fully embrace the cravings and are... Continue Reading →

Back to School!

The final throws of summer holidays are upon us but back to school needn't mean doom and gloom! Coleman Douglas Pearls are trying desperately hard to not get carried away buying all the fabulous stationary in the shops . . . . We will have to settle for our colourful pearls instead of pens! A... Continue Reading →

Perfect Peridot

This month's birthstone is the peridot Coleman Douglas Pearls believe that it is perfect stone for August with its green-yellowy colour just screaming summer. The name peridot has two possible origins either from the Arabic "Faridat" meaning gem or from the Anglo-Norman "pedoretes" meaning "a kind of opal". Peridot is found in volcanic rocks as... Continue Reading →

Rio Olympics 2016

The Olympics have arrived!! Four years after London hosted the 2012 (cough "best" cough) games, all of us here at Coleman Douglas Pearls can't believe its four years later and are ready for the Rio party! After watching the amazing opening ceremony we couldn't help but keep our eyes peeled to see a few of... Continue Reading →

Summer Holiday’s

The summer is here which can mean only one thing - HOLIDAY'S!! Relaxing under the hot sun with the sea gently lapping in the background and a cold cocktail in hand, is there anything better?! How about lying on your lounger draped in pearls? Sounding better? Well you have come to the right place at... Continue Reading →

Festival Fever!

The summer festival season is in full swing and we have festival fever here at Coleman Douglas Pearls! Although Glastonbury has been and gone in all its muddy musical glory, there are still plenty more festivals for you to enjoy this summer! Whether you are a music lover and have bagged tickets to Reading/Leeds Festival,... Continue Reading →

Royal Ascot fashion and summer events

Hats off to the glamorous ladies braving our typical British summertime weather this week at Royal Ascot. Here at Coleman Douglas Pearls we have been feeling your pain as images of gallant gentlemen have been carrying their female companions across puddles the size of ponds. However the sun will always shine on our glamorous Duchess... Continue Reading →

Pearl Month!

A new month means a new birthstone and this month it is the pearl - associated with faithfulness, loyalty & friendship. Pearls are formed from the protective reaction of an oyster or mussel to accidental or deliberate introduction of a foreign body into its organism. This reaction creates concentric layers of nacre which are deposited... Continue Reading →

Eat your greens . . . or wear them!

"All the green of nature is concentrated in the Emerald" St Hildegard of Bingen. Spring has most definitely arrived, and given the recent weather "summer" has been the word on everyone's lips here at Coleman Douglas Pearls! Our Pearl Showroom in Beauchamp Place has been basking in the gorgeous sunshine and our Pearl Team have... Continue Reading →

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