William May Jewellers Blog


Black Friday Sale: Top Picks

Black Friday is finally here and with that comes our best deals of the year that you definitely don’t want to miss. Although we have deals across all of our ranges including necklaces, gemstone rings and luxury watches, we’re picking out our top 5 items that will definitely be snapped up before Black Friday Week is over. Take a look at our offers below and find the perfect piece to join your jewellery collection. New 9ct White Gold 0.20 Carat Tension Set Diamond Necklace WAS £295 NOW £177 If you... Read More


Christmas Gift Guide: For Him

Are you looking for that special something for him this Christmas? Take a look at our choice of gent’s gifts including luxury pre-owned watches, heavy chains, gold rings and more. No matter what his personal style is, and whether it is for your partner, dad, grandad, brother or friend, you are sure to find a great gift for under the Christma tree. Pre-Owned 9ct Yellow Gold Diamond Set Patterned Cufflinks – £135 Are you looking for the perfect accessory for a smart suit? A classic pair of gold cufflinks with... Read More


Christmas Gift Guide: For Her

For Christmas this year why don’t you treat the lady in your life to something extra special. You can choose from a range of sparkling, timeless pieces that she’s sure to treasure forever. Take a look at some of our stunning pieces that will make the perfect gift under the Christmas tree. New 9ct Yellow Gold Disc Ball Adjustable 16-18 inch Necklace – £139 For a special gift that she can wear every day, this gold ball necklace could be the perfect piece. Its adjustable chain makes sure that she can... Read More


Get Ready for Party Season: What You Need to Be Wearing

November is here and you know what that means…its the start of party season! With Christmas around the corner, you’re more than likely going to have a party to attend or maybe some drinks with the girls. If you are not into wearing sequins but you are looking for something to finish off your party look, we’ve got some great items that will do just that. Think earrings, and whether you’re looking for something sparkly or something with stars, we’ve definitely got what you’re looking for. 9ct Yellow Gold 60mm... Read More


November Birthstone Topaz: The Soothing Stone

If you’re lucky enough to have a birthday in November you might know that you have two birthstones, Citrine and Topaz. Both stones are similar in the way that they are easily accessible as well as being reasonably priced. We’re going to look more closely at topaz to find out where it came from and the different types available… The name topaz comes from from the word Topazios, which is the ancient Greek name for St. John’s Island in the Red Sea. Even though yellow stones were famously mined there,... Read More


It’s Time to Start Thinking About Christmas…

We know it may seem early but, have you started thinking about Christmas yet? We definitely have, and we’re here to tell you why you should too… Once Pre-owned is Gone… it’s Gone! If you’ve seen something on our website that you think would make the perfect gift for someone, and it’s pre-owned, we’d advise you to take action sooner rather than later. The majority of our pre-owned items are one-off pieces so once they are sold, they’re gone. We may get something back in similar but nothing is ever... Read More


Changing Seasons: Three Colour Gold

With the seasons changing and the weather getting cooler, its time to add some seasonal colours into your collection. If you can’t choose between which gold colour to wear, why not wear them all together? With this in mind, we thought we would put together some of our favourite rose, white and yellow gold pieces to give you that autumnal feel. A perfect way to combine all the different colours of gold is with our circle pendant necklace. It is a classic piece that can be worn every day and easily transitions into... Read More


ORO by William May

We are excited to introduce to you, ORO, a collection of classic yet on trend pieces that are easy to wear as part of your everyday look. The collection is made up of classic necklaces, bangles, bracelets, rings and earrings. All of the pieces are made from 9ct yellow, rose or white gold, so not only are they contemporary, they are quality pieces of jewellery that are set to last more than a season. These elegant and timeless pieces are perfect on their own or layered up with other items from the... Read More


The 8 Styles Of The British Man

From Americana to Future Commuter 2,000 British women were polled to choose their favourite 2018 style for men… Created by William May  • View larger version


Autumnal Jewellery Trends

October is finally here, and with that comes a new set of trends to follow for the upcoming Autumn season. Think statement pieces, yellow gold layering and so much more. We’ve picked our top 5 trends that we will definitely be following through the colder months. Statement Gold Hoops When it comes to hoops this Autumn, bigger most definitely means better. Whether you’re going to wear them on their own or style them with other earrings, they will be the simplest yet coolest accessory you’ll purchase this season.   Mis-Matched... Read More