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 →
The Queen turns 90 (again)!
With the Queen's Official Birthday celebrations just around the corner, all of us here at Coleman Douglas Pearls want wish the Queen a very Happy Birthday (again)! This did get us all thinking however, what do you get the girl who has it all?! Over the years the queen has received a wide variety of... Continue Reading →
Aquamarine – The feel good stone
What better way to celebrate that Spring is here than checking out the gorgeous blues of aquamarine, a firm favorite of one of our Pearl Team here at Coleman Douglas Pearls. Aquamarine is the birthstone of March and is said to bring the wearer good feelings and lasting relationships. It is the blue member of the... Continue Reading →
The Pearl Queen
'The pearl is the queen of gems and the gem of queens'. This last Wednesday marked the historic moment when Queen Elizabeth II became the longest reigning monarch, overtaking her great great granny, Queen Victoria. One photo that swept the national newspapers was the one on the right, where Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth are... Continue Reading →
The Hollywood Buzz!
There has been a buzz of excitement in Hollywood that has got everyone talking. Firstly the newly released photographs of The Clooney's wedding, and then Angelina Jolie becoming a Dame...what more do you need! The Clooney's wedding was always going to be a 'who's who' of the Celebrity world, so that main question on everyone's... Continue Reading →
Is it a Bird? a Plane?..no just another hat at Ascot!
Every year the hats seem to get bigger, brighter and Bolder! The past week has provided nonstop entertainment as we gazed upon the Royal Ascot fashions. Some stunning outfits, others....eye-opening! Below are our top 3 favorites. Firstly we have to start with The Queen, for where would Royal Ascot be without Royalty! Above you can... Continue Reading →
Royals, Pearls, Football and Father’s Day…Are you ready?!
Get the i-Planner at the ready for we are about to tell you the hottest events happening this weekend! For the ladies...a Royal Party followed by a period drama film, 'Belle'. For the men...the World Cup and Father's Day! For everyone...SUNSHINE! If you have been anywhere around Hyde Park or Horse Guards Parade recently then... Continue Reading →
Only 7 days to go!
Have you seen our NEW front window?! It's a waterfall of PEARLS! From classic pearl studs to a multi-strand freshwater pearl lariat, our Coleman Douglas Pearl display has a look for everyone...including everyone's favourite girl ! and with only 7 days left till Mother's Day you better put your gift thinking cap on! Whether you... Continue Reading →
BAFTA + our Pearls = WINNER
Last weekend we saw Helen Mirren win the BAFTA Fellowship award for her lifetime achievement in film, the highest honour the Academy can bestow. Having played many contrasting roles, such as Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Queen', to a Mossad agent in 'The Debt', where Mirren is on a secret mission to capture and kill... Continue Reading →
Designed & Made in England!
When you think of England what springs to mind? The Queen, red buses, Big Ben, ...Pearls? ...Coleman Douglas Pearls?! All our pearl jewellery is designed and made in London at our Pearl Showroom. Come visit us and hear all about the inspiration behind each of our pearl necklaces, pearl bracelets and pearl earrings. Did you... Continue Reading →