Top Tips – Working From Home 🏡

Many of you around the UK will be sitting down in your home to do some work which you would have done in an office, in your typical working environment. This can be seen as a modern day luxury by many professionals, but for a few it can be difficult to come to terms with if you are not used to it.

To help you transition to your new working environment, we have come up with 6 top tips to help you work from home more effectively.

Why John Greed engraving stands out from the rest

Personalising a gift is the perfect way of showing someone just how much you care about them. It’s about taking the time to make something truly unique that’s a little bit of you just for them. Because jewellery is personal and we all have strong emotional attachments to our favourite pieces, this makes it the perfect gift for a friend, family member or partner.

Personalising jewellery often means engraving it, which is why here at John Greed Jewellery we pride ourselves in creating bespoke, engraved gifts whatever the occasion. Whether it’s a birthday, graduation or Mother’s day, we can create that special gift for you that says all the right things.

Ask John – Top 10 Questions of the week

This week on Facebook we invited questions from our followers to ask directly to John Greed. As it happens, we had so many questions we did in fact have to get the whole team answering them! Here are the top 10 questions this week:

Winning question – Why is a carat called a carat?

A Carat is now the standard unit of weight for precious stones. It is equal to 200mg. It originally came from using Carob seeds to weigh stones which wasn’t very accurate as all seeds vary in weight from one another for a given species. I imagine everyone had their “buying” and “selling” set of seeds!