As you know, the Quarter Lifestyle event graced the University College Birmingham (UCB) last week. The event was thriving with its showcase of all the jewellery, vintage clothing and giftware from Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter, making it a truly spectacular evening. The unsurprising success from the previous year, led to its growth this year. Thanks goes out…

Gibson Kochanek Studio is the result of the talented, award-winning photographers Marta Kochanek and Barbara Gibson. The photographers founded the studio in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter and have built a strong bond with their clients, and are continuously building their growing reputation in the photography world – hence their specialist status, in both of their respective…

Icknield Street has been steeling – see what we did there? – itself up or its upcoming Assay Office! It’s another work in progress, that seem to be popping up all of the Quarter, ever changing it’s landscape and further improving its landscape. The construction, set to be Birmingham’s brand new Assay Office, is on a…

You’ve all heard of or know of Chamberlain Clock – You know that large green clock, centred on the junction of Vyse Street, Warstone Lane and Frederick Street? Yeah, that. It’s such an iconic landmark of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter and has an interesting history. It was erected in 1903 in the honour of Joseph Chamberlain, MP…

BID have brought back the Lifestyle event, in result from its major success in 2013, with the promise of it being bigger and better! The event is set to take place this week, on Wednesday 15th October in the Brasserie Suite at the University College Birmingham (UCB) on Summer Row, from 18:00 to 20:00. Invited…

Here’s a list of the some of the best things you can do this weekend in the #JQ! Want to see your business listed here? Send your events to info@jewellery-quarter.net and we’ll add it! The Lord Clifden Saturday 11th October The Clifden Sessions 7:00 pm – 12:00 am  EQ – Northern Ireland v Faroe Islands 7:45…

Hard To Find Whisky, an off licence situated in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter are selling a 50-year-old Macallan, that was distilled in the 1920s and bottled in the late 1970s. The off licence’s owner, Jason Kirby, claims that when the bottle was first released in the early 1980s, it would have cost around £150, but the…

With the Golden Square drawing near to its completion, it’s safe to say we’re quite excited! And even more reason to be excited is that Birmingham City Council are accepting tenders for the letting of the Golden Square’s retail units. Post completion the Square, residing on Warstone Lane, proffers a place for visitors and locals…

Marta Kochanek and Barbara Gibson, the two ladies behind the award winning photography studio Gibson Kochanek, based in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter, have a new, upcoming project named the ‘Trust Me’ project. The idea initially came from Marta, who photographed herself and sent it to a friend, explaining that she had an idea to help infamous, talented people…

Diamond wholesalers, Diamond Dealer Direct, have been around Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter for over half a decade. With 40 years of experience in the jewellery industry, the company decided to open its doors in the Quarter, for its first public showroom and ever since, the demand for their services lead to the opening of two other…