Category Archives: Precious Metals

Does Platinum Scratch? The Durability and Scratch Resistance of Platinum

Does platinum scratch?

Does Platinum scratch? Does Platinum scratch easily? Every day, buyers ask the Serendipity Diamonds team about the durability of Platinum for everyday wear. The appearance of a brand new Platinum ring Brand spanking and newly polished, the surface of Platinum is mirror-like in appearance. This reflective quality should be apparent in all precious metal jewellery Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website.

Upgrading from 18ct White Gold to Platinum Jewellery

Upgrading from white gold to platinum

How can I upgrade from 18ct Gold to Platinum? This is not something you should feel necessary to do. 18ct Gold is a beautiful metal, and remains very popular for engagement rings and wedding rings. Reasons for upgrading 18ct White Gold Jewellery to Platinum Why then, would someone want to upgrade from 18ct Gold to Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website.

Autumn Shades and the Colour of Gold – Yellow & Rose Gold Jewellery

Autumn Shades for Gold Rings

The colour of Gold – perfect shades for Autumn We have all felt the slight chill creeping into the mornings. The children are back to school, and Autumn is upon us. The leaves will slowly start to change and Autumn colours appear around us. The jewellery and fashion industry also respond to the changes in Read the full article…

Mark Johnson

About Mark Johnson

Mark attended Liverpool University and went on to pursue a career in the diamond industry. After more than a decade working in polished diamonds, Mark moved to the Isle of Wight where he launched Serendipity Diamonds. He works most days from their busy Ryde showroom, photographing jewellery and writing for the Serendipity Diamonds website.