1. Julia Gold Circle Necklace Classic, stunning and a delicate statement piece, this oversized long gold necklace with an open circle pendant will add a touch of glamour to any outfit.
2. Alma Gold Heart Necklace This charming necklace combines delicate gold chain and a bold stylised open heart pendant. A super hot gold necklace perfect for Valentines Day.
3. Nicole Gold Necklace One of our best sellers, this popular layered gold necklace has a Grecian quality, feminine, delicate and so on trend.
4. Luna Gold Necklace The best gold necklace around, super light to wear, easy to coordinate and will work for day or night, whats not to love?
5. Irina Gold Button Necklace Unique, edgy and so hot right now, this coin necklace is one of our personal faves.
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Valentina Gold Necklace A detailed and vintage inspired layered gold necklace that you need right now. The gold open circles scattered on this necklace have unique textured details which give this gold necklace extra shine and intrigue.
Long necklace – The best necklines for a long necklace are simple high necklines like a polo neck or a round or oval neckline. Bold and simple colours are best with longer necklaces to keep the look streamline and not over cluttered.
Chunky necklaces – A low or open neckline such as square, sweetheart or round work best with chunky necklaces or a strapless top will also keep the attention on the necklace without overcrowding your neck.
Choker necklace -Keep the necklines low for this type of necklace, a choker necklace looks great with a strapless neckline or a wide square neckline too. If your choker has a statement look then opt for a simple one coloured top, if you choose a daintier style of choker then it may look great with a print or detailed top.
Lariat necklace- A lariat necklace or even a v shaped necklace looks best with a v neckline. The necklace should end just about an inch above your neckline, you don’t really want the pendant to be over the neckline or too short. To create the right proportions ensure that the pendant width reflects the width of the neckline, the wider the V-neck, the bigger the pendant, and vice versa.
Collar necklace - Distinctive in style, these necklaces encircle your collar area and call for an outfit to show them off. They are best worn with open neck tops like boat necks, V-necks, or off-the-shoulder numbers.
Princess necklace - The princess is the most common necklace and is between 17 and 19 inches in length. It is available as both a light and heavy necklace and falls on the collarbone. As with the choker style, this necklace is versatile and can be worn with most necklines, if they are open enough to show off the décolletage.
Gold was a rare and highly valued material in the ancient world, it was usually buried with the dead to accompany the owner into afterlife. Majority of the archaeological jewellery comes from tombs and hoards from Egypt and Celtic Ireland where jewellery was part of the death ritual.
The jewellery worn during the medieval Europe period reflected the hierarchical and status-conscious society. Royalty and the nobility wore gold, silver and precious gems and lower ranks of society wore base metals, such as copper or pewter. The protective power of jewellery was highly valued. Some jewels had cryptic or magical inscriptions as they believed it would protect the wearer.
Renaissance jewels shared the age's passion for extravagance, enamels often covered both sides of the jewel and they became more elaborate and colourful as society made advances in cutting techniques which increased the glitter of stones. Jewellery during this period heavily represented religion many spectacular pieces were worn as a display of political strength.
17th-century saw a big change in jewellery style expanding global trade made gemstones ever more available and new softer pastel shades became graceful backdrops for gemstones and pearls. The most ornate jewels were often large bodice or breast ornaments, which had to be pinned or stitched to stiff dress fabrics.
This century saw even more advancement in the cut of gemstones and more elaborate designs, diamonds became the stone du jour and they sparkled as never before as they came to dominate jewellery fashion. Diamonds were also regularly mounted in silver to enhance the stone's white colour; stunning sets of diamond jewels were essential for court life.
Although the 19th century bought about a lot of industrial and social change, the focus of jewellery design was still in the past. There was a great deal of interest in antiquities was fuelled by fresh archaeological discoveries. Goldsmiths and jewellery designers attempted to revive ancient jewellery making techniques and made jewellery that replicated antique style jewellery.
Eroticism and death heavily influenced this era, jewellery during this era used unusual and subtle materials like glass, horn and enamel. These designs were a world away from flower influenced pieces of previous eras.
The iconic sharp, geometric patterns celebrated the machine age and were seen solidly through all jewellery during this period. Despite depression and war jewellery designers continued to be innovative and produced incredibly glamorous jewellery. Gold came back into fashion and jewellery fashion became more contemporary, internationally influenced by the far East
From the 1960's onwards jewellery has taken a complete 360 and has been reinvented to some extent. Independent jewellers, new generations and the study of jewellery has all heavily influenced designs giving unusual, creative, fusion and a lighter take on adornment. New technologies and non-precious materials such as plastics, paper and textiles have all played a part in redefining what jewellery is or what it should look like.
Ever wondered what the benefits of wearing a copper bracelet were? Ever wondered what the drawbacks to wearing one would be? If you are looking for more information about copper, copper bracelets and a honest portrayal of copper bracelets then look no further, you’ve come to the right place! We at DEMI+CO have put together a list of pro’s and cons of wearing a copper bracelet.
Copper is an essential nutrient required in our bodies; copper does no harm when it worn. Copper has been used as a health aid for decades and it is a pure metal like silver and gold, it is a malleable metal and it conducts heat in a similar manner. Copper wristbands can help with a number of ailments and may help with achy joints and poor circulation. Copper is also a very durable and long-lasting material; it has been used for centuries and has lasted centuries also. Historically copper was used for utensils like pots and spoons before it was worn as jewellery. Nowadays copper can be used for a number of things from homeware, electrical as well as beauty and jewellery.
Here at DEMI+CO, we liked to have a bit of fun and creativity with our blog posts. We’re interested in learning more about star signs, Astrology and Astronomy and although these areas are very complex, we wanted to put together a fun guide on some of the common traits attributed to star signs.
There are 12 signs in the zodiac and which one you are depends on when in the year you were born. Over time, each sign has been associated with different things, from myths to animals, colours to personality traits. There are four elements that the signs fit under; Air, Earth, Fire and Water, and these all contribute certain traits to each sign that they correspond with.
Are you fed up with skimming through stylish pictures of interiors on Pinterest? Are you fed up with looking at glamourous homes in interior magazines or can’t stand the thought of venturing to that well know blue and yellow home store?
Well…we may have a fool proof way and may we call it the easy way to getting your home glam, stylish with your own personal stamp without it costing the earth.
What’s the catch? Well there isn’t one, by the time you have read this post not only will you armed with all the knowledge and tips you need to make your house and rooms look divine, but you will hopefully have a list of things that you need (that you can get from us 😊) to get you started on making your interiors the best ever!
We at DEMI+CO have put together a list of all the questions you could think of about interiors, wall art, paintings, word art prints and added our research, knowledge and a few suggestions to help you along your way. Before you think oh gosh is this going to be the run of the mill advice that will make my home look the same as everyone else...well no! We believe in being quirky and embracing it, we believe in mixing styles, antique with high street, fashion wall art to animal prints and more juxtaposing all the things you like in a way that makes it you – in a way that only YOU can do it!