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07/10/2014

INSPIRED BY… THE DRAGON’S EYE

The dragon’s eye talisman is a well-known, universal amulet of protection. It is an ancient Germanic symbol said to protect anyone who recited the incantation to it. The symbol is depicted in Rudolph Koch’s Book Of Signs; a collection of old world symbols. It consists of an equilateral or isosceles triangle, (meaning threat) with a Y shape, (meaning the choice between good & evil) encased within it, touching each corner of the shape. The three equal parts that are created are thought to represent love, power and wisdom. Therefore the symbol is... Read More

02/10/2014

INSPIRED BY… THE EVIL EYE

Like the Hamsa Hand, the Evil Eye is the Talisman for Protection. The symbol is one of the most ancient in history, dating back to the age of classical antiquity. The eye was believed to represent an evil or malicious stare that was able to cause misfortune to the receiver. It was thought that being on the receiving end of the stare was enough to cause illness or death. To protect against the stare, people wore the evil eye as a talisman to protect against evil forces. The hamsa is... Read More

01/10/2014

CELEB PROFILE: HOLLIDAY GRAINGER

Twenty-six year old Holliday Grainger is one of the many celebrities loving Muru jewellery at the moment. You’ll recognise her from films such as Jane Eyre (2011), Great Expectations (2012) and The Riot Club alongside Sam Clafin and Max Irons, which is currently in cinemas! Growing up in Manchester, Holliday began acting when she was just six years old and since then has been spotted on the small screen, big screen and the stage. This talented lady has a particular favouring for our gold vermeil jewellery, having previously sported our... Read More