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    “Stardust Pendant” by Sanni Falkenberg

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Sanni Falkenberg’s life-long passion for rocks and crystals started as a little girl with an innocent collection of stones and minerals. This grew into a passionate fascination, and she feels incredibly awed that she is working with materials formed hundreds of millions of years ago. From her childhood, the long dark winters of […]

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    “Black Lips” Ring by Mattioli

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Mattioli is a brand from Torino, the first capital of Italy, home of elegant palazzi from the Renaissance period, and of Rococo and Art Nouveau architecture, that Mattioli finds its roots in 1860 with the Antica Ditta Marchisio owner of the first hallmark issued by the city: the historical “1 TO” (meaning the […]

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    “Wood Ring” by German Kabirski

    JEWELRY DESIGNER German Kabirski was born in the Caucuses, he works in Russia. G.Kabirski brand offers jewelry made by an auteur designer German Kabirski. His inspiration stems from the very idea of creating without regard for traditional forms and styles. Kabirski’s “rugged” art throws away the crutches of conventional production methods, it appears from air, […]

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    “Ceramic Necklace” by Marie Delarue

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Marion Delarue graduated from the Contemporary Jewellery Department of the Strasbourg School of Decorative Arts and has studied for multiple international diplomas. She followed her studies in France with an apprenticeship in glass and ceramics, then studied the art of Ottchil – traditional Korean lacquer – at Pai-Chai University in South Korea before […]

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    “Paper Necklace” by Lucie Houdkova

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Lucie Houdkova, born in1984 in Brno, Czech Republic works and lives in Prague. Czech Designer is inspired by natural forms to create truly unusual jewelry with paper but also, surprise surprise, with plastic creating an amazing effect. To clarify the concept that jewelry design goes re-read with a more modern key, the Houdkova […]

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    “Cicada Wings Brooch” by Marta Mattson 

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Marta Mattsson explains that: “Sometimes I see beauty in things that other people find strange or are even repulsed by. I become fascinated when there is something you do not want to see and the feeling you get when you do not want to look at something, yet you still do. My jewelry […]

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    “Brooch: Floral Print of Formosa – Dendrobium Crumenatum” by Heng Lee 

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Hang Lee’s work is divided into two major directions: 1. Decorations extended from the body—decorations that are exaggeratedly big and thus change the profile and shape of the body. 2. Surface decorations attached to the body decorations that are tightly covering the body and thus give the wearer a new appearance and visual […]

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    “Flower Necklace” by Françoise Weeks 

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Françoise Weeks was born in Belgium and started her business in 1996. She has infused her work with a quintessential European reverence for flowers and nature. Combined with creativity and mechanical ingenuity, she has crystalized her singular style of Textural Woodlands and Botanical Haute Couture pieces, garnering a global following. Françoise’s studio is […]

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    Necklace of the “Mur.mur Line” by Emmeline Hastings 

    JEWELRY DESIGNER With her roots in art and sculpture, Emmeline Hastings combines unexpected and contrasting materials from her UK studio. Utilizing her individual and original techniques of hand carving acrylics and resins and embedding them with metallic elements she creates striking, beautiful, and contemporary wearable sculpture. Her pieces capture aliveness, fleeting moments; free-flowing and rippling […]

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    “Dog Rose Locket Necklace” by Victoria Walker

    DESIGN OVERVIEW Dog Rose Locket Necklace – Handmade and Kinetic Handmade in sterling silver 18ct rose gold Flower measures approx 12 x 20mm in the closed position The locket comes on a continuous 30″ sterling silver chain © Victoria Walker JEWELRY DESIGNER Victoria Walker grew up in Cumbria and moved to Cornwall in 2002. After […]

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    “Machina Necklace” by Bracelet Gabriela Mora

    DESIGN OVERVIEW Bracelet 2008 “The Golden Fleece” Bronce plated in gold. © Gabriela Mora 2016. JEWELRY DESIGNER Gabriela Mora is a Spanish line of contemporary jewelry and luxury accessories. Its creative director, is a Venezuelan architect from the Universidad Central de Venezuela, who later moved to Spain, where she combined her training with Interior Design […]

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    “Luminous Chain, Necklace with retroglow thread” by Islay Taylor

    DESIGN OVERVIEW Luminous Chain, Necklace with retroglow thread. Pearls Silk Sterling Silver © Islay Taylor 2009. JEWELRY DESIGNER Islay Taylor lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island. She is a contemporary art jeweler, which philosophy is to use the body as a pedestal to showcase wearable sculptures. She received her MFA in Jewelry and Metalsmithing […]

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    “Layered Wood Bead” Necklace by Erika Peña

    DESIGN OVERVIEW 32”-50” Triple Layered wood bead necklaces strand together with small to large round beading. © Erika Peña. JEWELRY DESIGNER Erika Peña is a jewelry designer whose multi-cultural upbringing has shaped her jewelry designs into culturally sound pieces of fashion environmental conscious jewelry art thanks to the influence of her travels and expose to […]

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    “Madelyn Gold Statement Earrings” in Neutral Mix By Kendra Scott

    DESIGN OVERVIEW Madelyn Gold Statement Earrings. 14k Gold Plated Over Brass. Nano gem. Iridescent Plated Rock Crystal. White Pearl. Size 2.56″L X 1.44″W. Clousure: Ear-post. © Kendra Scott. JEWELRY DESIGNER Kendra Scott is a jewelry designer, the owner of her own brand, and the mom of three boys. She started her company when her first […]

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    “Black Diamond Line Bracelet” by  Verifine

    DESIGN OVERVIEW Black Diamond Line Bracelet 120 individually-set black diamonds 18ct White Gold Comes in three different sizes: 16.5, 17, and 18 cms – has a supple form, allowing it to twist and bend when worm. ©Verifine JEWELRY DESIGNER Verifine was founded in London by husband and wife team Neil and Wendy Duckworth. Our objective […]

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    “Diamond in Tagua Halo Necklace” by Moritz Glik

    DESIGN OVERVIEW Diamond in Tagua Halo Necklace 4.33ct of Diamonds
18-karat Gold
Hand-carved Tagua Nut
Shaker Size: 15mm
Pendant Size: 34 x 33 mm
Chain Length: Double 30″  (adjustable to 28″) Ethically Mined Diamonds (4.33ct) set in and enclosed in a White Sapphire Kaleidoscope Shaker in 18 karat Up-Cycled Yellow Gold and Tagua Nut Made in New York City © Moritz […]

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    “bijOO” Ring by Marie Lebourgeois

    DESIGN OVERVIEW Platinum or 18k gold ring. Natural gems sold separately to create a personalized look © Marie Lebourgeois. JEWELRY DESIGNER Marie Lebourgeois is a French jewelry designer based in New York City. While growing up in a quiet coastal village in Normandy France, Marie developed a fascination for jewelry at a very young age. […]

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    Black Diamond “Snaketric Ring” by Cristina Cipolli

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Cristina is an Italian Architect who Graduated in Architecture (summa cum laude) in Florence, and now lives and works in London. Cristina Cipolli started her career working for award winning architecture practices like Iosa Ghini Associati in Milan and Foster + Partners in London. From her grandmother, who collected unique jewels and gems […]

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    “Dragon Pendant” by Carrera and Carrera

    JEWELRY DESIGNER Carrera y Carrera is a Spanish jewelry company.Headquartered in San Agustín del Guadalix, Madrid, its origins date back to 1885 when Saturio Esteban Carrera opened a small jewelry workshop in the Barrio de las Letras. During the 1970s, his great-grandsons Manuel Carrera and Juan José Carrera created the brand, after which the company […]