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LadyFope Has Arrived In Store!

What happens when Fine Jewellery and Luxury Watches combine? This week we found out when our new collection of Swiss-Made watches arrived in store. If you have been into the shop in recent months, you are no doubt aware of the exciting new collection from Italian brand, FOPE - LadyFope, as we haven't stopped talking about it! Well, they are finally here and certainly do not disappoint. LadyFope is the first Swiss Made watch to combine a quartz movement with a Flex'it bracelet. They truly are beautiful. Made to wear 'like jewellery', they are comfortable, practical and elegant. The Flex'it technology means the bracelet is easy to take on and off, and will sit perfectly alongside the existing line of...

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Worcester Jeweller With A Heart Of Gold

The Small Awards, London, 25/5/17 'Anja Potze wins the Heart of Gold Award at national small business awards ceremony, hosted by Sue Perkins and sponsored by Facebook'   Last night Anja and the team attended the inaugural Small Awards in Spitalfields, London. The Small Awards has been set up to recognise the acheivements of small independent businesses in the UK.  The 'Heart of Gold' award 'recognises the small businesses that contribute a bit extra to their local community.' The business will work with their community, other small businesses, local charities, schools, local councils or their local residents to achieve great things. The community can be defined geographically or by sector across the UK. This award is up for interpretation by...

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Anja Potze shortlisted for Small Award

We're so excited for Anja this week, having discovered that she has been shortlisted for an award.  This article has been copied from Jewellery Focus, an online magazine for the jewellery trade and was written by Shekina Tuahene.  See it online by clicking the link http://www.jewelleryfocus.co.uk/18982-anja-potze-shortlisted-small-award   Fine diamond and pearl jeweller Anja Potze has been shortlisted in the inaugural Small Awards in association with Facebook. The awards have been established to recognise the achievements of small and micro businesses. Worcester-based Anja Potze Fine Jewellery, has been recognised in the ‘Heart of Gold’ category which focuses on businesses that contribute or work within their local community. Potze said: “We are extremely active in the community here in Worcester and beyond...

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There Are Worlds In An Opal

This week I’ve fallen in love with this beautiful pendant.  With its stunning black opal with flashes of ‘blue fire’, and surrounded by claw set diamonds, it is a perfect statement piece. Whilst it may not be my birthstone (which is actually Emerald!), I think it could easily be one of my favourite gemstones. I read a great piece this week in Vogue Online by Alexandra Malmed in which she talks about the hidden meanings and histories of some the more well-known gemstones. Did you know that opals are regarded as one of the luckiest and most magical gems of all time?  ‘According to Arabian legend, opals fell from the heavens in flashes of lightning. In Greek mythology, Gyges found...

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Goodbye Winter, Hello Spring

This week in the shop we have been getting excited for the Easter weekend (and praying for sunshine of course!). It’s such a wonderful time of year; the weather is warmer, the days are longer, the flowers are coming into bloom. What’s not to love?! The last few weeks really have given us a ‘spring in our step’ and we’re clearing out our winter wardrobes to make room for some summer delights, there are some stunning pieces out there at the moment. Boutique Manager Laura is obsessing over her new maxi dress – right on trend with the embroidered flowers and an absolute bargain at £32! This change in weather has brought with it some beautiful flowers to brighten up...

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