With the birth of the Royal baby imminent, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s 1st child is still a closely guarded secret. No names have been suggested for the 7th in line to the British Throne, nor has the gender been disclosed. But with all the media speculation surrounding this most joyous event for the first-t...
No, it’s not a joke and in some ways it is greater than you may realise.
For some time now we have been told, nay warned, of the impact our lifestyles are having on our planet. Westminster gave us a wake up call by taxing our regular ...
I was frightfully, frightfully drunk...
They say what goes around comes around, and never is that truer than in the world of fashion. The watch industry being no exception. As sure as beautifully Bregueted hands continually circumnavigate an exquisitely guillochéd dial, so too the trends of yesteryear - re-edited 2:0 st...
You Say "Basel", I Say "Basle"... Let's Call the Whole Thing OFF!
Reflecting on my latest whistle-stop tour of the renowned ‘Basel World’, I realise that it is now over 30 years since my first visit there. Back then it was better known as “The Basle Fair” but, although many years have passed and there have been my...
Arguably one of the world’s leading designers, Gucci have well and truly taken over the fashion world. With fierce glamour and eccentric style, their fashion shows and creations have captivated the world over since its founding in 1921 by Guccio Gucci.Added 26/07/2017
The bead on bracelet concept was born in Denmark in 1976 by Trollbeads. Allowing memories to be stored in charm form, the Trollbeads charm bracelets allow you to tell your story with your jewellery.
Predominately still designed by the Nielson family in Denmark, the Trollbeads own story has developed over the year...
The Navitimer is one of the most iconic timepieces ever created by Breitling. A true legend, this watch has been a favourite of pilots and aviation devotees since 1952. This legendary watch has changed very little in appearance over the years, sometimes adopting new faces such as that featured below, the movement however has seen...
This month we are focussing on one of our most unique watch brands – Meistersinger. Devoted to creating alternative wristwatches the first distinction you may notice is that they feature only a singular hour hand.
Inspired by calming the passing of time, not worrying about seconds or minutes, gives the wearer...
March was a very busy month for Cope Jewellers which included our annual visit to Baselworld. As a newbie to this fantastic event I was very excited to see what the fair had to offer.
An early start from Heathrow meant we landed in a surprisingly sunny Basel around mid-morning giving us plenty of time to explore the fair and meet with some of our brands.Added 19/01/2017
When you think of Wales in mid-January your first though may drift towards the weather…but how about picturing some stunning handcrafted jewellery. Yes, we’re talking about Clogau Gold.