25 Jewellery Organization Ideas to Make Your Gems Shine

1. Mirror with Necklace Organization Best for: Necklaces Find it at: Urban Outfitters  Image from Urban Outfitters 2. Wooden Nature Organizer Best for: Necklaces and Earrings Find it at: NotOnTheHighStreet.com Image from AMANDA COLEMAN 3. Shooting Star Jewellery Stand Best for: Necklaces, Rings, and Earrings Find it at: Oliver Bonas Image from Oliver Bonas 4. Gold Tabletop Organizer Best for: Necklaces, Earrings, Rings, and Bracelets … Continue reading 25 Jewellery Organization Ideas to Make Your Gems Shine

synergy // pewter bar leather bracelet by peacock and lime worn by Gabriel Byrne in the film Death of a Ladies' Man

eye spy … Peacock & Lime on the big screen!

It’s been a year and a half in the making, but I’m so excited to finally share that one of Peacock & Lime’s men’s leather bracelet cuffs will soon be on the big screen and worn by actor Gabriel Byrne. The film by writer/director Matthew Bissonnette is … “inspired by the work of Leonard Cohen, and set to some of his most beloved music, Death of … Continue reading eye spy … Peacock & Lime on the big screen!

tourmaline gemstone of the month blog post by peacock & lime

birthstones of the month – October, November & December

What’s October’s Birthstone? – Tourmaline or Opal What’s Tourmaline’s meaning? – Healing Color – Multi color often with pink and green or multi-color “Tourmaline is the technicolored dream coat of gems, there isn’t another stone with a greater range of colors found in nature. Because no two tourmaline’s look alike, they were mistaken for other gems until the 1800’s when they were reclassified as a … Continue reading birthstones of the month – October, November & December

ruby - gemstone of the month blog post by peacock & lime

birthstones of the month – July, August & September

What’s July’s Birthstone? – Ruby What’s Ruby’s meaning – Vitality Color – Red “Rubies are a special form of the mineral corundum that would be considered a sapphire if it weren’t for their characteristic dark red color. This red color comes from the chromium present in the ruby. Rubies with an insufficient amount of chromium are labelled ‘pink sapphires’ and aren’t allowed to play in … Continue reading birthstones of the month – July, August & September

hottest styles for summer 2020 - peacock & lime

Hottest Styles for Summer 2020

  Summer is just around the corner, bringing a whole new batch of styles to keep up with… though luckily some old favourites are back on trend again!       Knit Polos That’s right, the knit polo is making a comeback. This classic top is no longer just for the golf course. Adding a simple pair of dangle earrings can help polish off this … Continue reading Hottest Styles for Summer 2020

jewelry organization & storage blog post by peacock & lime

organizing + displaying jewellery

Jewellery Storage Ideas While being cooped up in our homes, a lot of us have turned to organization as an activity to pass the time – with the added bonus of decluttering and creating an aesthetically pleasing room.  One of the things we find most difficult to keep organized is our jewellery stash – especially when there’s a lot of it!  There are a few … Continue reading organizing + displaying jewellery

quartz - gemstone of the month blog post by peacock & lime

birthstones of the month – April, May & June

What’s April’s Birthstone? – Quartz What’s Quartz’s meaning? – Strength Color – Clear “Quartz is the second most common family of gemstones on the planet and are found in a variety of colors due to impurities (similar to the Beryl family). Quartz’s natural color is clear. Quartz is found all over the world in every kind of rock formation. Frequently they can be found inside … Continue reading birthstones of the month – April, May & June

garnet - gemstone of the month blog post by peacock & lime

birthstones of the month – January, February & March

What’s January’s Birthstone – Garnet What’s the meaning of garnets? – Protection Color: Dark Red  “Red garnets were the most popular gemstone in the later years of the Roman Empire. The word ‘garnet’ comes from the Latin word for seedlike, ‘granatus.’ This was a reference to their similar appearance to pomegranate seeds. Another characteristic of garnets is their high refractive index which gives onlookers the … Continue reading birthstones of the month – January, February & March