A Pretend Tahitian Holiday

The morning sun beating down on the windows and heating our small Kirribilli apartment was the first sign of the approaching spring. It made my girlfriend long for the lost freedoms of springtimes past. ‘I want to go on a holiday somewhere warm and sunny,’ she sighed. I scratched the back of my head. ‘If I get the deck…

Zoom Meeting Pearls

My girlfriend has a special lockdown Zoom meeting outfit. She does her hair, adds a little makeup and puts on a white silk shirt. She completes the top half of her outfit with a pair of my Australian South Sea Circle Pearl Earrings. The bottom half of her outfit is my old tracksuit pants tucked into…

Kirribilli Moonrise

The image above was taken from Kirribilli at 5.59pm on Saturday the 26th of June just before The Emerald City went into lockdown. We had lots of practice last year of keeping a business running during a lockdown. So, I will be attending the office by myself to keep an eye on your jewels while Sarah and…

The Upside of Lock Downs

Up until the COVID19 lockdowns of 2020 our standard diamond stud earrings were component manufactured. That is, we purchased the four claw coronets from an Italian manufacturer, attached the posts and butterflies and then set the diamonds before giving them a final polish. The Italian coronets were an elegant design and were very well made.…