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My Most Precious Gemstone


  As you can see from the picture above, I’m very fortunate to work with some truly remarkable gemstones – but even though all of these gemstones are absolutely stunning, I wanted to share a picture of my most treasured stone with you. I’ll admit, it’s nothing much to look at and isn’t very big,..

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The Pantone Colour of The Year 2017: Greenery


Celebrate the New Year with the tranquil, verdant Greenery and discover this season’s must-have gemstone – Peridot.    

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100 Years of Engagement Rings


If you are seeking inspiration for your dream engagement ring, here’s a fascinating fashion flashback showing ring styles through the decades from Mode.com Beginning in 1910 with a classic Solitaire Diamond Ring (featuring an old style round cut diamond set into a six prong gold mounting) through to a modern-day fancy yellow cushion cut diamond..

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A Jeweller’s Manicure


It’s rare I get to pamper myself but sometimes I there’s an unexpected treat whilst working at the bench – like when polishing these white gold earrings. Perfect polish and a perfect manicure too!

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Celebrating “Pearl Month”


Pearls have always held a unique fascination for me. They are the only gemstone I work with that is made in a living organism and I adore the fact that each one is totally unique – although it makes matching pearls for earrings far more complex than when using any other gemstone.

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Out & About with Julia Pharo


There’s nothing more exciting and enjoyable that getting out and about with the latest Julia Pharo Jewellery collection. With friends and fans of the collection throughout the UK,  Julia loves to showcase her jewellery at numerous events each year. Whether we’re part of a major seasonal shopping experience or outdoors in our Pearl Marquee at a summer fair, a very warm welcome..

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It’s Difficult To Keep A Secret


This picture of me, hard at work on my new collection, was sneakily taken by my husband John on his mobile phone. I’m currently working on some exciting new designs which generally means burning the midnight oil to ensure each piece is perfect. Whilst I’m really excited by my new designs, these pieces are technically the..

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My New Studio Assistant!


Meet my new studio assistant. A tireless worker and expert polisher!   This super barrel polisher shines up gold, silver and other precious metals and does 90% of the polishing work for me… My new best friend!  

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Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day


Here are a trio of Julia’s favourite gift ideas to add some sparkle and romance to your Valentine’s Day. Costing no more than a bouquet of flowers (and lasting far longer!), these gorgeous fine jewellery pieces will say “I love you” without breaking the bank – but will be treasured for a lifetime.    ..

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Holts Academy Graduation Celebrations


On the evening of 7th May 2013, The Guildhall in London played host to Holts Academy for their 2012-13 Graduation Ceremony.Luminaries in the jewellery industry, including school founder and British Jewellers’ Association Vice Chairman, Jason Holt, rubbed shoulders with both new graduates and tutors from the Academy at a champagne reception to celebrate this year’s..

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Beautiful Bridal Bracelets


A major trend for those tying the knot this year was the addition of a bridal bracelet to their wedding ensemble. “There’s something very special about wearing a bracelet,” says Julia Pharo. “Bracelets represent friendship, are used to suspend charms and can really add a unique accent to any outfit – especially a wedding gown!”..

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Julia Pharo Jewellery in Vogue Magazine


  Following on from the success of my first jewellery trade show, I was delighted that my signature Blackberry Pearl Cluster and 14K Gold Bracelet was featured as one of Vogue’s “Seasonal Sparklers” in the November 2012 edition of the magazine. The bracelet, from my Precious Collection, has black pearl clusters that so closely resemble..

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