Coral Reef Necklace

My Latest Mischief

 

I just love that I learn something with every piece I make and how these new insights fuel so many new ideas (sometimes it’s like 4th of July fireworks in my head). My latest handmade clasps are a case in point and I am very excited to show you the new limited edition necklaces! Have a look below at descriptions of these gorgeous pieces and some pictures of the making process.
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Coral and Labradorite bead necklace

Family heirloom inspires exquisite OOAK necklace – 3rd in series

This delicately coloured gemstone necklaces is the third of my OOAK series and it has me just as excited as the first two! Have a look below at descriptions of this gorgeous piece and pictures of the making process.

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Puzzle clasp necklace

Reclaim, recycle, make – How an unassuming agate pendant turned into this stunning OOAK Necklace – 2nd in series

 

I’m delighted to show you the second in my series of one-of-a-kind gemstone necklaces! Have a look below at descriptions of this gorgeous piece and pictures of the making process.

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Puzzle clasp necklace

Patience and perseverance – the story of making this technical OOAK neckpiece – 1st in series

 

It’s been a bit quiet recently as I was busy working on this latest piece – I am so excited to announce the first of a series of one-of-a-kind gemstone necklaces! Have a look below at descriptions of this gorgeous piece and pictures of the making process.

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Black ice diamond gold silver handmade design necklace

Finding Beauty in Chaos

 

Somewhere between restocking the gallery and a daydream this happened.

I’m totally in love with the latest addition to the Midnight Snow range. Have a look below for description and photos.

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Various aurelia bead gold necklaces

Making up a fresh batch of 9k gold & gem necklaces

 

I’m delighted to be back at my bench after a long break! First step: restock the gallery.  Here is a fresh batch Continue reading “Making up a fresh batch of 9k gold & gem necklaces”

Here’s an early bespoke piece back in for a service

 

Here’s a flashback to a piece I made when I first started out. This chunky Amazonite “pocket stone” came from a local rock shop. I loved the colour and felt there was a better destination than a deep dark pocket for this one. Continue reading “Here’s an early bespoke piece back in for a service”

A family affair

 

Traditionally a compass rose was worn by sailors as a symbol for luck and in hopes of returning to shore alive. Nowadays it is often a symbol for focus, direction and moving forward in life.

Long time ago Brendan’s wife gifted him a pendant of a compass rose and over time it has become a hugely important symbol to him. Unfortunately Continue reading “A family affair”

Heirloom locket - to store a lock of hair.

Reclaim, recycle, make – See the making of a commemorative pendant

 

Sometimes a project requires a bit of research, collaboration and a whole lot of skills you never thought you’d need at a jeweller’s bench!

It is not really a big surprise that Francesca had a hard time finding a goldsmith to take on her very special project. She was looking to commission Continue reading “Reclaim, recycle, make – See the making of a commemorative pendant”

Midnight Snow is “IT”

 

I’m delighted to kick off 2018 with Midnight Snow featuring in Image Magazine’s Jan/Feb edition.

Image likes Midnight Snow because it’s right on trend with the mood on Milan’s runways this season. I love this one-off piece for its luscious materials and timeless design.  Continue reading “Midnight Snow is “IT””