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A Shoppers Guide to Gold Plated, Gold Filled and Vermeil jewellery

  Originally published on Medium Article by Marie Lawlor It’s official…..I am in love with gold… gold stacking rings, gold layered necklaces, gold bangles. But sometimes my relationship with gold can be a bit on the confusing side. How many times have you, like me, gone into a shop to buy affordable and fashionable gold jewellery only to be bamboozled by the whole ‘gold plated, gold filled, vermeil’ terminology?! As a jewellery lover and someone who has become more immersed in this world in the last few months, I think a lot of us still struggle with understanding exactly what these terms mean. So go pour yourself a cuppa cha/coffee or a glass of vino, grab a comfortable pew and...

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Tales of the Leap Year Valentine

At Willow & Clo, the love story is written in the jewellery! Jewellery has an uncanny ability to evoke memory and nostalgia. In the same way that a scent can bring you to a different time and place, every piece of jewellery has a story, even a secret, which is held sacred by its owner. At Willow & Clo the idea is to embed our collection stories into each individual piece. The magic of the sensation is intensified when someone is gifted a piece of our jewellery and the stories are given new life and unique meaning to the wearer. Willow & Clo hopes to capture memorable moments in delicate jewels that invigorate the senses With this year, being a...

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Willow & Clo Launches Flagship Store

Welcome to the Willow & Clo Flagship Store! Chloe Townsend is delighted to announce the official launch of the Willow & Clo flagship store, at No 8, The Powerscourt Centre. In celebration of the store, the Irish jewellery designer has created a new Willow & Clo Capsule Collection to honour the story of the brand from its beginnings, and to celebrate the brand’s loyal customers. We have released Chloe Townsend’s breathtaking Willow Capsule Collection in Celebration of the flagship store launch! Willow Capsule Collection   2016 kicks off with an exciting start for the award-winning Willow & Clo brand, and designer Chloe Townsend looks forward to greeting her customers with the stories from the brand new Willow Capsule Collection. This...

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The Necklace Issue

Hello everyone! It’s been a while. We’ve been busy adjusting to the colder weather, the clocks going back and all the wintry things that come up so suddenly around this time of year! For now, we’re looking to winter styling ideas, and this week we’re talking……..necklaces! A simple dainty necklace is such a simple and easy way to glam up a plain sweatshirt, turtleneck top or mohair knit, and rest assured we’ll be wearing plenty of them over the next few months! Here are some of our fave Willow & Clo necklaces for accessorising your winter wardrobe!   Silver Linings Necklace We love the edgy and chunky effect of the sterling silver chain in the Silver Linings Necklace. It’s adorned...

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In the Press - The September Issue

Hello everyone! Hope all of you are settling into September nicely! We’ve been delighted with some of the coverage we’ve received in the press lately, starting with……….Stellar! STELLAR MAGAZINE Stellar Magazine September Issue Small Pyrite Square Drop Earrings from the Raindrop Collection Stellar Magazine is one of our fave glossies and we were so thrilled to see one of our classic pieces feature in their September issue – the Small Pyrite Square Drop Earrings from the Raindrop Collection. This piece is currently available on our online store or in our studio on Wicklow Street. You are more than welcome to pop in and have a look! CAROLINE KILKENNY EDITORIAL SHOOT – SUNDAY INDEPENDENT’S LIFE MAGAZINE Stone Mix and Chain Earrings...

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