Elephant Legends across Global Cultures

Elephant Legends across Global Cultures

“Nature's great masterpiece, an elephant; the only harmless great thing.” John Donne The elephant has always been considered a majestic and somewhat mystical animal. They are one of my favourite animals and I had the privilege of spending many years living...

Big Five Animals – 5 Fascinating Facts You Did Not Know

Big Five Animals – 5 Fascinating Facts You Did Not Know

If you’re an ardent fan of the Simply Zuri brand, then you will have noticed that our most popular collection of jewellery is inspired by what are known as the Big Five animals. Why the “Big Five”? The term was coined by big-game hunters and refers to the...

Let’s Beat Plastic Pollution!

Let’s Beat Plastic Pollution!

Every June 5th, we join the rest of the world to celebrate World Environment Day (WED). WED is the UN's most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Hosted by India, the theme this year is “Beat...

Meaningful Jewellery for Her

Meaningful Jewellery for Her

Mum always has our back, and she deserves to be celebrated all year long. But there’s something extra special about Mother’s Day, which is just around the corner. For all those times she’s accessorised you with beautiful jewellery, now is the time to...

Is it silver?

Is it silver?

One of our most frequently asked questions in relation to our jewellery is “is it silver?” Let’s clear up the confusion and give you some detailed information about the materials our jewellery is made from. Simply Zuri jewellery is base metal (brass)...

Comfy Chic Weekend Style

Comfy Chic Weekend Style

Comfy chic weekend style is all about feeling relaxed but looking great at the same time. Whether you're planning on meeting friends, going shopping, travelling out of town or relaxing at home, these easy wear styles are fantastic "go-to's". Pair them with...

Last Male Northern White Rhino Passes Away

Last Male Northern White Rhino Passes Away

Guest post from Phera Jai of Amazing Africa Safaris Sad News!  Sudan, the planet’s last male Northern White Rhino has passed away at Ol Pejeta Conservancy at the age of 45 years. Born in Sudan he was moved to a Czech zoo where he lived for 34 years before...

US Showroom Launch

US Showroom Launch

"Make a choice to take a chance, or your life will never change." Our US showroom launch is all about choices, chances and changes! When my coach planted the seed just a few months ago, half of me thought it was crazy while the other half did a giddy jig...

Rhino horn deserves better!

Rhino horn deserves better!

There are few things that make me angry. I consider myself to be pretty tolerant of most things. Receptive to changes in our ever changing world. But every so often I encounter something that really grates me. Last week was one of those occasions. When I...

What is a talisman?

What is a talisman?

You’ve seen the word talisman being used to describe our jewellery, but you might be wondering... What is a talisman? Let’s clear up the mystery for you. The literal meaning of talisman is derived from the Greek word ‘telesma’ that denotes it as a sacred...

My Jewellery Story

Having trained as a lawyer, I often get asked when and why I started making jewellery. What many people don’t know is that while I’ve always been mesmerised by different forms of adornment that I’ve encountered during my travels around the world, I never actually...