Centre Stone Settings

Those of you who follow our Instagram account may have seen our post about the anatomy of a ring, which explains the various components that make up a ring. Understanding these different elements is essential to selecting the right combination-based on your stone and design. You can see from the image above that the centreContinue reading “Centre Stone Settings”

Ceric Interactive Jewellery App

Introducing our cutting-edge app CERIC, created for our sister brand Diamond Centre Wales. An app that allows you to design your own unique piece of custom jewellery from the comfort of your home! Allowing you to unleash your inner jewellery artist and unlock endless design options. It is available from both Google Play and AppleContinue reading “Ceric Interactive Jewellery App”

Different Types of Eternity Rings

Okay, so you might be asking ‘’What is an eternity ring?”. Well, normally it is a ring with diamonds or gemstones all around the band, or partially set half or three-quarters around the ring. The circle symbolises eternity, and the stones represent love. Therefore, the meaning of an eternity ring is “Everlasting love.” Eternity rings dateContinue reading “Different Types of Eternity Rings”

Meet the Team here at JAWs

There are many years of experience and knowledge amongst our instructors, who lead our courses with a lot of talent and skill. I caught up with them to learn a bit more about them. First off, let’s say hello to… Lee Hughes He is our highly experienced workshop manager at our sister company, Diamond CentreContinue reading “Meet the Team here at JAWs”

Different Stone Shapes

What is a Diamond/Gemstone Shape? Well, the term ‘shape’ usually refers to the geometric characteristics of the stone, there are a number of different diamond/gemstone shapes. With diamonds, round cut or brilliant cut tends to be the most popular and traditional. Other popular cuts include princess, oval, cushion, and emerald. Then there are more ‘fancy/unique’Continue reading “Different Stone Shapes”

What Ring Profile should I use?

Welcome to our first technical blog post! We will be creating a number of technical blog posts to help you expand your knowledge of jewellery, so be sure to sign up via the link here so you receive all the latest updates when our blogs go live! Today we will be looking at the differentContinue reading “What Ring Profile should I use?”

What we offer at the Jewellery Academy Wales

We offer a range of Jewellery courses at The Diamond Centre to choose from, and new courses are frequently added.  Our 3Design CAD Course is perfect if you want to join the world of Computer-Aided Jewellery Design and be supported on your journey by a team of experts. This course is suitable whether you areContinue reading “What we offer at the Jewellery Academy Wales”