Category : Blog

Blog / Blog - 2 years ago

Giveaway - Feather Pendant

I am holding a giveaway on my Facebook page for a chance to win a FEATHER PENDANT – handmade by me from sterling silver sheet and wire. Please read the terms and conditions below… Please ‘Like’ my Facebook page (or be an existing ‘liker’). This...

Blog / Blog - 3 years ago

Rings, rings and more rings

I love making rings and recently I have been making lots of different rings... some commissioned rings where I have worked with the customer to create their own design, some rings where I have challenged myself to create a ring design that will fit...

Blog / Blog - 3 years ago

Labradorite Decorative Headdress Pendant

Labradorite Decorative Headdress Sterling Silver Often my jewellery designs are inspired by nature or my interpretation of nature where I simplify shapes and lines I see. Other times my jewellery designs are created by playing around with and puttin...

Blog / Blog - 3 years ago

Around The World Blog Hop

The idea behind the Blog Hop is for creative bloggers to write a post based around a few questions.  Their answers offer an insight into their creative thoughts and processes.  The blog ‘baton’ is then passed on to a another artisan and so the trip...

Blog / Blog - 3 years ago

Peeping Flowers

Those who know my jewellery designs well will know I have a flower obsession and I can't seem to stay away from them when creating jewellery.  Last week I had a pause from custom orders and started sketching and doodling.  I picked up some wire and s...

Blog / Blog - 3 years ago

Pebble Framed Jewellery

I have been working on a new flower design and co-ordinating rings by framing gemstones in little silver balls.  This has certainly been a technique that I found needed practice but I think I'm getting there! Rainbow Moonstone Pebble Blossom Penda...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

Pebbles and Balls

Recently I have been exploring the technique of adding balls (or as I like to call them 'pebbles'!) to my jewellery designs.   I started by adding little silver balls to wire as in these Ethnic Heart Earrings: The process of soldering the balls to...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

Rustic Discs Collection

Over the past couple of weeks I have been creating jewellery based around the same theme.  I am naming this jewellery collection 'Rustic Discs'.The first pieces I made with this theme were a pair of stud earrings that came about as an idea for a bir...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

Giveaway - Custom Designed Ring

Happy New Year to you!  And time for my next giveaway on Facebook.... Here is your chance to win a CUSTOM DESIGNED PATTERNED STERLING SILVER WIDE BAND RING made especially for you or your loved one to your chosen size and your chosen design. See...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

A couple of rings

This week I have mainly been busy with custom Christmas orders however in between I have finished a couple of rings... If you like your rings to be a bit more substantial then this wide band London blue topaz ring might be the ring for you. Availabl...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

Obsession with flowers

For five years as a wirework jewellery maker, I endeavoured to find lots of different ways to include flowers into my designs.  This obsession has carried through to my metalwork jewellery. Peridot Sterling Silver Rustic Flower Stud Earrings My flow...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

Texure and shade

My house has been smelling of rotten eggs recently! My kids keep moaning at me!  I have been exploring texture and shade in my jewellery pieces by adding embellishments to silver sheet or hammering it with different implements and I have found the b...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

Facebook Giveaway

Amethyst (brushed finish), Carnelian (oxidised finish) or Citrine (shiny finish) Giveaway terms and conditions: Please ‘Like’ my Facebook page (or be an existing ‘liker’) Please comment below the Facebook post about my giveaway and tell me which...

Blog / Blog - 4 years ago

Gemstone Rings

Recently I have been challenging myself to make rings using different techniques...  My latest creation features a bezel set square faceted cushion cabochon.  It was really satisfying filing down the back plate to the bezel and making the join seaml...