‘A women needs ropes and ropes of pearls’ – Coco Chanel, June Birthstone

Elegant and timeless, the Pearl is the birthstone of the month for June and the traditional choice for Third and Thirtieth anniversaries. Lustrous pearls are an ever popular choice, complimenting and adding a sense of classic style to any outfit. With natural, cultured, and a choice freshwater pearls in a variety of tones and sizes; the pearl is a classic favourite. Here at … Continue reading

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Emerald, The Greenery of Spring- May Birthstone

Vibrant and beautiful in fresh lush green hues, the Emerald has being a popular precious gemstone for centuries and coincides with the Pantone colour of the year for 2017- ‘Greenery’. Emeralds are a perfect stone to inject some colour into your spring/Summer wardrobe! Aswell as being the birthstone for may, Emerald is the traditional stone representing  20th and 35th wedding anniversaries. … Continue reading

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Our New Brand: Analysing a Selection of In House Manufacture Movements from Frederique Constant

“Fully conceived, developed, produced, assembled, adjusted and encased in our workshops in Plan-les-Ouates, Switzerland, the manufacturing process requires extensive work –mostly done by hand.” – Frederique Constant on their in-house manufacture movements. Here at O&R Frederique Constant can be referred too as “the new kid on the block”. Having only stocked the brand for two weeks now, we are all … Continue reading

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The Pink Star- April Birthstone Diamond

With the record breaking ‘Pink Star’ Diamond recently achieving the world wide highest auction selling price at $71 million dollars, coloured diamonds are increasingly being favoured as a unique and luxury choice. As Diamonds are the birthstone for April (Lucky you Aries and Taurus!) we take a look into the coloured varieties we have to offer at Owen & Robinson and … Continue reading

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A Moment on the Wrist: The Raymond Weil Freelancer Diver

“Watchmaking and sailing share the same values and requirements, such as performance, precision and innovation…” Elie Bernheim – CEO of Raymond Weil and Son of Raymond Weil Raymond Weil are a brand that always seem to be fighting a cause and stretching the horological margins that have been set for centuries. They do not apply to the traditional rule of … Continue reading

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Fresh for Spring – March Birthstone Aquamarine

Fresh and Crisp- Aquamarine is the perfect gemstone to step into spring! Elegant and complimentary to all skin tones, the seawater-blue Aquamarine is a popular coloured stone used in fine jewellery. Aswell as being the March Birthstone; traditionally it was thought to enhance the happiness of marriages and spiritually it was seen as a protective stone. Here at Owen & Robinson we … Continue reading

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Diamond Guide

Diamond Guide Diamonds are forever and the universal symbol of eternity, that’s why it’s important to choose the right one for you. We have created a simple guide to ensure you are fully informed of all the details for your special purchase to suit your budget . If you have any further questions we are always available to help, whether … Continue reading

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SIHH 2017: O&R take a look at the all new Clifton Club from Baume & Mercier

SIHH 2017 Following on from our previous article where we looked at the new Royal Oak chronographs from Audemars Piguet (click here to give it a read) we now venture further into the revelations from SIHH and take a look at the beautiful, robust and all new “Clifton Club” collection from the historical watchmaker Baume & Mercier. Baume & Mercier Baume & … Continue reading

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Will you “Bee” my Valentine?

Is Valentines day filling you with the excitement of spending the day with your loved one or is it creating a little bit of dread? With Three days to go and counting- We have just made your life that little bit easier and picked a selection of our favourite Valentines Gifts for boys and girls alike! Hearts and red roses may be the … Continue reading

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SIHH 2017: O&R take a look at the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronographs launched at SIHH this year

SIHH 2017 Every year thousands of plucky watch enthusiasts and shop owners alike flock to Geneva for the annual SIHH (Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie), a show dedicated to the beautiful craft of fine watches which has been successfully running for the last 27 years.  Matthew (Our manager here at Owen & Robinson) was lucky enough to visit the show … Continue reading

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