Our journey began in 1952
Established in 1952 by Andrew McCulloch. Mr McCulloch was a trained watchmaker. The Business was then passed on to Stephen Kitch, his son in law and subsequently, upon his retirement the business was sold on to Has de Silva.
Has is a fifth-generation jeweller. Graduating from the University of Kent at Canterbury, where he obtained BA(hons) Jewellery Designing, Silversmithing and Jewellery Manufacturing. After working for a few notable jewellers in Mayfair London, and in Winchester in Hampshire before embarking on his own Business at present.
We have a well-established watch repair and restoration Business due to its past reputation as watchmakers and is well known in the area as watchmakers.
With an in-house workshop and design studio We offer free design consultation and also offer CAD design service which enables customers to envisage their jewellery in realistic detail.
We can source diamonds and other gemstones from all over the world. If for example, a customer has a design in mind, we can source multiple gems in different colours, sizes and budgets to help customer create that perfect ring.
We remodel jewellery where we use the customer’s own gemstones and gold. We melt the gold and reuse the gems. This service is particularly popular.
We sell a wide range of second hand and vintage jewellery. All secondhand items come with a year’s guarantee, where we have painstakingly restored them to their former glory. We have a huge selection of gold pocket watches and fobs Albert chains, Vintage watches and Jewellery.
Our in-house jewellery workshop can be seen by the public and they can actually see their beloved articles being repaired or remodels. We repair and restore all types of jewellery and watches.