Monday, 17 December 2012

Assya Jewellery

Assya Jewellery was formed in 2002 by Central St Martins graduate Tessa Grazzini. Using a mix of sterling silver, 18ct gold vermeil and colourful semi precious stones, her pieces are simplistic and effortlessly chic. Here are my favourites from her collection available at Benna ...
 




Amethyst Charm Bracelet £145.00, Divine Earrings In Green Chrysoprase £210,
Single Stone Pink Agate Bracelet £25, Labarodite Charm Bracelet £145, Shimmer Gold Cuff £145

Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Vanessa Mooney

Vanessa Mooney launched her jewellery collection in 2009. With her love of fashion and growing up around Hollywood glamour, her unique handmade pieces have been spotted on many celebrities. Her glamour with a bohemian, rocky edge style is recognidable and easy to fall in love with.
 





 
The Mesa Bracelet £29.32, Jordana Statement Necklace £107.51, Shield Me Necklace £52.13, Mesa Double Wrap Necklace £87.96, Labyrinth Column Earrings £42.35, Oleda Earrings £26.06
 
All available from Shopbop here.
 
 

Saturday, 3 November 2012

Dara Ettinger

After working for such designers as Michael Kors and Cynthia Steffe, Dara Ettinger launched her own jewellery line in 2007. Capturing the beauty of nature and mixing it with the fashion world, Dara's collection features minerals, precious metals and wood. Evoking understated glamour her pieces have been worn by many celebrities, here are a few of my favourite pieces from the collection at Shopbop ...
 




 
Larissa Earrings £207.71, Marta Pendant Necklace £164.22, Chelsea Ring £68.80, Layla Necklace £307.01, Alicia Studs £54.52
 
All available here.
 
 

Monday, 22 October 2012

Decï

Decï is a collection of jewellery designed by Bulgarian born Dessy Tsolova. Inspired by the treasures of ancient Greece, Thrace and Byzantium, these pieces are made with precious metals and colourful gemstones and are handcrafted by goldsmiths using age-old techniques. Created to be collected and handed down, each piece is unique and is a statement of luxury.







Roma Carved Emerald Drop Earrings £1750, Sterling Silver with Vermeil and White Topaz Dome Ring £525, Gaia Lattice Round Earrings £1100, Half Moon Necklace £1450, Tanzanite and Ruby Rosa Necklace £1850
 
All available here with free delivery.


Nallik

The jewellery brand Nallik takes its name from the Inuit language and has the meaning of protection and nurturing. Respecting the environment and having a sense of sustainability Nallik uses semi precious and precious stones, as well as minerals to create there stunning jewellery. Believing that minerals have a physical effect on the body and mind Nallik's pieces can be worn for there balancing and healing properties as well as there beauty. Here are some of my favourite necklaces from there 'Organic' collection ...


 
 
 
Amethyst Points $179, Chrysocolla $139, Green Opal $179, Lapis Lazuli $139, Pink Tourmaline $139
 
All available here.



Sunday, 21 October 2012

EC One Unsigned Conpetition

Now in its third year, the EC One Unsigned competition has been launched and the ten finalists announced. It's a fantastic showcase of recent graduates and new talent and seeing the success of previous winners, Myia Bonner (2010) and Clarice Price Thomas (2011), it's not a surprise there has been some fantastic entries. Looking at all 10 finalists, here are my favourites ...

 
 
Taking inspiration from oriental decoration Annabelle's graduate collection sees delicate forms and bold geometry to create decadent yet versatile pieces.

 
 
Launched this year, the debut collection named 'Facets' is a combination of materials and techniques to produce a graphic and vibrant style.

 
 

Handcrafted jewellery created with an interesting concept. Inspired by Victorian mourning jewellery, Daniela takes undesired objects and transforms them into beautiful pieces of jewellery.

To see all 10 finalists work head over to EC Ones blog and 'like' your favourite to give them your vote!

Good luck to all 10!



Monday, 13 August 2012

Chan Luu

Inspired by nature and world cultures, Chan Luu has created jewellery with a boho-luxe vibe. A favourite among celebrities her wearable jewellery is effortless and chic.







Oversized silver lapis ring £150, Silver cross and skull necklace £230, Agate and jasper beaded pendant necklace £140, Silver labradorite ring £180, Pyrite beaded necklace £270, Silver and leather five-wrap bracelet £165

All available here.

Monday, 30 July 2012

A Peace Treaty

'A Peace Treaty' is the jewellery collection from Dana Arbib and Farah Malik. Their aim is to create ethically produced accessories, by employing skilled artisans and working in places of socio-politcal difficulties. Inspired by hand-crafting cultures from across the globe, there high quality pieces are made in 8 countries using ancient handmade metalsmithing techniques. Creating employment opportunities and bringing back trade to local communities this duo have created a fantastic guilt-free collection. Here are a few of my favourite pieces ...








Kokna Necklace (sold out), Tacana Ring $120, Gatta Earrings $145, Djado $130, Huarayo $180, Shipibo Necklace (sold out), Yabaana Ring $160

Sunday, 10 June 2012

Belargo Jewelry

Frieda Rothman grew up in the jewellery industry and created Belargo Jewelry taking inspriation from her surrounding in New York City. Her pieces are beautifully designed with a unique style and made using precious metals and semi precious stones. Here are a few of my favourite pieces from her collection available at Endless...















'Blush' Rose Solitaire Button Necklace $140, 'Hampton' Two Tone Turquoise Harlequin Bracelet $600, 'Gramercy' Silver Medium Love Knot Medallion Earrings $180, 'Blush' Rose Crown Hinge Bangle Bracelet $390, 'Hampton' 14k Vermeil Nautical Button Stud Earrings $90, 'Tribeca' Two Tone Signature Station Bangle Bracelet $175

Check out here amazing collection here.

Sunday, 3 June 2012

Satya Jewellery

Satya Jewellery was created by good friends Satya Scainetti and Beth Torstrick-Ward. The creative duo established Satya Jewellery when both came to a turning point in their lives. After personal journeys they began to design and make jewellery with meaning, using symbols and stones which refelcted a message, a discovery, a journey and their jewellery empowers the wearer and inspires a way of thinking. Their collection is a beautiful mix of gold and silver, semi precious stones and symbolistic charms, and their website is inormative and showcases their fantastic collection ...

We Are One Necklace £77.00

Bodhi Bracelet £46.00

Spirituality Amethyst Ring £195.30 (original price £279.00)


Small Basketweave Cuff £116.00


Watch It Unfold Earrings £77.00


Visionary Necklace Fuchsia Agate £132.00

All available here.