Humans have long been entranced by the sparkling splendour of silver: as jewellery, coinage, high status homewares and more. It is often used to symbolise milestones, achievements, celebrations and ceremonies, as well as for it's impressive ornamental value.
But how much do you really know about this precious metal?
We're going to be dipping our toe into the US market by opening a dedicated online jewellery (or jewelry) store to cater to our lovely American customers, with prices in local currency and fast local delivery. Exciting times!
I've decided to share some background as to how Simone Walsh Jewellery got to this point as it's been a long and sometimes difficult ...
Confused about which necklace length to wear with which outfit and not sure where to start? We know: it can be tricky to figure out.
To help you decide what will work for you we've come up with this handy necklace length guide, which includes a necklace size chart with both centimetres and inches, plus some tips on how to measure for a necklace.
The main thing I have to say about our visit to New Orleans is that we had SO. MUCH. FUN. True story!
We drank many fine cocktails, ate wonderful food, danced in the street, kept accidentally bumping into Mardi Gras parades, collected more beads than we could carry, marvelled at the architecture, had some excellent conversations with some excellent people ... and much more besides.
Earlier this year we traveled from our home in Australia to the United States for a month: part business and part oodles of fun. I've been sharing some of the great things we saw and did. Next stop: Memphis, Tennessee.
I'd been wanting to visit Memphis since I was a little girl and finally I made it. And it was even more fun and interesting than I had anticipated.
Here are just some of the things we saw and did in Memphis (and also in Clarksdale ...
Happy Christmas to you and your family from us! If you celebrate, I hope it's a happy day and that your new year is a great one.
You're welcome to take your chances with orders for pre-Christmas delivery at this stage. We will get orders out as quickly as we are able to and Express Post deliveries in Australia may still arrive in time ...
Here is the next instalment of our most popular jewellery designs this festive season. All of these pieces are currently still available in the online jewellery store - and, yes, there's still time for pre-Christmas delivery!