Archive

April 2014

Prime Time! Our Favourite Watches From The Blockbusters!

Prime Time – Our Favourite Watches From The Blockbusters! Welcome to the prime time section of our blog! Here we look at some of our favourite timepieces featured on the big screen! Our first featured watch comes from the brand which is known the world over for its popularity and iconic name. The Rolex Submariner has been donned by the jet setting secret agent in more than 5 of his biggest movies. James Bond showcases the first Rolex Submariner to be on the big screen in the 1962 film Dr.... Read More

The Worlds Wackiest Watches

This countdown will show you some of the most weird and wonderful watches that are available today, from the slightly strange to the downright wacky. Hopefully, by the time you’ve finished reading this blog you may want to trade in your old Casio for something a bit more spectacular! Devon – Tread-1                       The first watch on our countdown is a by a little known watch company called Devon. You may not have heard of them before now as this... Read More

Top 10 Affordable Luxury Watches

Top 5 Affordable Luxury Watch Brands Welcome to the Market Cross Jewellers’ Blog. This time around we will take a look at some of our favourite luxury fashion brands available at an affordable price! Let’s get started! – #1 Vivienne Westwood Watches   Since 1971, The Vivienne Westwood brand has grown in awareness and is now one of the leading names in the fashion business. Known for unique style, quality and design each Vivienne Westwood timepiece is a statement in its own right, maintaining the same aspects the Vivienne Westwood... Read More

The Worlds Most Expensive Watches

They say that you can’t put a price on time. Well, as our countdown of the World’s Most Expensive Watches will show you, some people have tried! Over the course of this blog we will be taking you through a brief tour of the World’s Most Expensive Watches and hopefully showing you how weird and wacky the world of watches can be. 10. Cartier Secret Watch with Pheonix Décor – £1.64 MILLION                 This small and intricate timepiece from Cartier is set with... Read More

Market Cross Jewellers Interview with Nomination Jewellery Brand Manager

This week we’re interviewing Kendra Wratten, the brand manager for Nomination Jewellery at Market Cross Jewellers. Kendra loves anything sparkly and simple loves everything about Nomination!  Find out why below! Q. How does it feel to oversee such a popular brand like Nomination? K.W – Exciting! Nomination are always releasing new charms every season and I love getting stuck in with all the new collections. The new Hello Kitty range of Nomination has just been released and it’s fab! I love it 🙂 Q. What are your all time favourite... Read More

Top 5 Nomination Charm Collections for Your Bracelet

The Nomination charm collection is so large it can be overwhelming to know what to look for, with so many ranges and variations, gazing into a screen filled with 1000’s of possibilities can turn you blind. We’ve looked at previous sales and enquiries to help bring you the top 5 Nomination families available at Market Cross Jewellers. Based on the popularity of the ranges, we’ll break down some of the most popular themes and pick some of our favourite Nomination charms for you to consider. Nomination Letter Charms By far the... Read More

Market Cross Staff Interview with Raymond Weil Brand Manager Matthew McDougall

In this edition of the Market Cross Blog we will be interviewing Head Office Staff Member and the Raymond Weil brand manager, Matthew McDougall. Matthew, has been working for Market Cross Jewellers, at their Head Office, for the last 2 years. After finishing college, where he studied I.T, he decided to pursue a career in I.T at Market Cross, and his ability was quickly noticed leading to his rise to the current position he now holds within the company. He has a real interest and wealth of knowledge about the... Read More

Nomination Charm Bracelets – Tell Your Story

Italian brand Nomination design stunning bracelets that can help you tell your story. With hundreds of different charms to choose from, you will be sure to find a charm that suits the memory you want to cherish. Along side your story, you will find a great selection of Nomination charms to show off what you love, your hobbies, your interests or just about you. Offering a large variety of styles, Nomination includes gold, enamel and precious stones embedded into their charms, allowing you to get creative in the placement and... Read More