Category: Commission Brooches

Almond Leaf Brooch
July 20, 2017

I was recently asked to design and make a leaf brooch that was to be given to a lady who had lost a very close friend named Phyllis. Using silver sheet, I  beat out the areas between the veins to give it it’s form. Whilst I was adding a wrapped ribbon of silver, I was ...

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Cup and Ball Necklace and Brooch
June 28, 2017

These commissions followed on from a previous one – now isn’t that what you call a satisfied customer?! The first commission was for a pair of earrings like the cup and ball pair shown. I had made them for myself along with the ring and was wearing them at a Christmas Craft Market when a ...

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Deco Silver, Gold and Opal Brooch/ Necklace
July 12, 2017

This piece was a very special commission for… me! I bought the beautifully cut Ethiopian Welo Opal some time ago with the intention of making it into a ring however, I also wanted to make a multifunction piece of jewellery and this design seemed the perfect solution. I love everything about the 1920s and 30s  and ...

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