Peter George Banks


Choosing Your Wedding Rings at Peter George Banks

The purchase of your engagement ring is a truly magical occasion whether this is a surprise or you choose together, as you are not simply just buying a ring, but also its symbol of your love for one another. All our rings are designed with this in mind, our collection has been selected to ensure there is a choice but also the ability to make a ring individual, reflecting your personality. Whether you are looking for a classic single stone or a dazzling halo cluster, we can help you find... Read More


An Introduction to Thomas Sabo

In the world of charms, two names on the high street endure the peak, troughs, boom and bust of the 100s of companies who have attempted to enter the charm market; Pandora and Thomas Sabo. Now it’s true brands such as Trollbeads and Chamilia who still have a huge number of loyal customers however the brands just don’t receive the same amount of attention they used to. The longevity of Thomas Sabo with the original collection created in the 1980s goes against the grain of 80% of the market, so... Read More


Summer Trend Alert: Rose Gold

One trend that is proving to remain a huge hit this summer is rose gold. Since it’s recent surge to the forefront of fashion, rose gold has been, quite simply, everywhere! From your homeware to your iPhone, rose gold is the must have material of the moment. At Peter George Banks we’re taking rose gold back to its origination, with a look at the stunning rose gold jewellery we have to offer.   Rose gold is a perfect choice when it comes to jewellery. Created when gold is combined with... Read More


Festival Fashions – Jewellery Guide

As summer arrives, so does one of our favourite British summer pastimes – festivals! In recent years, festival fashion has become a big deal, with the ‘festival look’ appearing all over the high street at the first glimpse of the summer sun. What is worn throughout the earlier music festivals in the season (such as California’s iconic Coachella) set the trend for the rest of summer, not only for festivals but for our everyday summer wardrobes too.   Whether you have a big festival lined up this year or are... Read More


A Touch of Class; Race Day Trends

A day at the races is the perfect opportunity to get all dressed up and make an impression. The aim, fashion wise, is to really make a statement with your outfit. With many race days holding strict dress codes, the looks on the day are usually formal yet glamorous, with timeless style and sophisticated fashions.   One ideal way to complement your race day ensemble is with jewellery. Accessories can make or break a look – occasion jewellery, for an event such as the races, should accentuate your outfit, pulling... Read More


Brand Focus: Swatch

For bold and unique wrist wear, you need look no further than Swatch. This innovative brand has been producing fun, colourful and individual watches since the 80s, more recently expanding its range to include some more subtle and versatile designs. Whatever your tastes, the extensive range from Swatch is sure to have something you will love – here at Peter George Banks, we’re taking a closer look at this much loved brand.   History Since 1983, Swiss brand Swatch have been putting their own unique spin on the watchmaking industry.... Read More


Five of the Best Necklaces for Summer

Summer is all about having fun: putting on your favourite summer clothes, getting outside, and enjoying the (hopefully warm!) summer weather. One way to instantly update your look this season, whether for a casual day out or a more special occasion, is with a piece of eye catching jewellery such as a necklace.   Summer is a great time to have fun with accessories – think bold, statement pieces, bright colours and fun designs. Here’s a selection of some of our favourite necklaces for summer, available right here at Peter... Read More


Introducing the Raymond Weil Limited Edition Beatles Watch

Music lovers pay attention! Swiss luxury watchmaker Raymond Weil has recently announced an exciting collaboration between the music and watchmaking industries. To mark the brand’s 40th birthday Raymond Weil has chosen to introduce a limited edition music icons series to his stunning collection of watches, the first of which will celebrate and pay tribute to one of the greatest bands in music history – The Beatles.   This beautiful timepiece will appeal to both watch and music lovers alike – it pays tribute to The Beatles without being too gimmicky,... Read More


May Madness

As many of you will know, at the end of last year and in early 2016 our local community, Kendal, was hit by severe flooding. The devastating effects included heavy damage to both homes and businesses, with many having to work continuously over the past few months to rebuild some of what had been lost. The strength and spirit of the community has been inspiring and now with most businesses re-opening their doors, here at Peter George Banks we decided to hold a special event to celebrate Kendal.   On... Read More