Designing jewellery


7 Industry insights in total for Designing jewellery


Rachel McKnight is a Belfast-based jewellery maker.

Start your own craft business

Rachel McKnight is a Belfast-based jewellery maker. She discusses the challenges of striking out on your own, and offers advice for makers just starting out.


Tatty Devine's 3D Specs Necklace' was inspired by Americana.

Tatty Devine accessories

Tatty Devine crafts unique, handmade accessories inspired by rock 'n' roll, 50s Americana and everyday objects. Rosie Wolfenden met her co-founder, Harriet Vine, studying Fine Art.


Items from Diana's collection are stocked in over 40 shops and galleries throughout the UK.

Working in jewellery design

Diana Porter runs a successful jewellery business from her shop and workroom in Bristol. She describes how she got started in jewellery design and challenges of running a jewellery business.


Emma took a BTEC National Diploma in 3D design, before specialising in jewellery.

Making and selling jewellery

Emma Turpin set up her own jewellery business after graduating from Middlesex University. She makes jewellery from silver and gold, drawing inspiration from the Victorian era.


Emma Franklin is jewellery designer who runs her own business.

A career in jewellery design

Emma Franklin runs her own jewellery design business from her studio in Clerkenwell, London. She designs and hand-crafts all of her pieces using traditional techniques.


Amy also runs jewellery workshops and  craft workshops for teachers, enabling them to encourage children to explore career opportunities.

Starting a jewellery business

Amy Keeper is a self-employed jeweller working from a London-based studio. She uses images and writing from vintage postcards to make stunning jewellery with a romantic narrative.


To become a successful jewellery professional, you need to build your skills in both design and making.

Training in jewellery

Interested in developing the skills for a jewellery career but not sure where to start? Award-winning entrepreneur and London Jewellery School founder Jessica Rose shares three pieces of advice.


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