Lusting after a statement setting to adorn your ring finger? Today we’re rounding up the top independent wedding jewellery designers who are changing the game with their distinctive style. Melding art, science, the best of the past and the promise of the future, they craft original pieces that tell personal stories. These are the artisans to seek out if you love individual design and won’t mind being asked on the regular, “Where did you get your ring?”
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Reimagining vintage style for modern romance, Kate McCoy’s workshop is where her love of nature, architecture and travel meets fine jewellery. Kate involves her clients in every step of the creative process as their coveted custom design transforms from sketch to reality. With a focus on impeccable fit and exceptional detail, her engagement rings and wedding bands nestle in perfect harmony on the hand as if they have always belonged there.
Vinny & Charles
There’s an heirloom quality to the handcrafted rings by Vinny & Charles, with botanical elements inspiring many of their delicate pieces. This family-run business is dedicated to making luxury jewellery accessible, with every design featuring thoughtful details and premium materials – no gold fills or cheap imitations here! It’s like taking a peek inside the prettiest jewellery box of antique style treasures, all made to stand the test of time.
If you swoon over solitaires, Louise Jean is the queen of matching crown rings! Working with moissanite, coloured gems and diamonds both natural and lab-grown, she brings a creative twist to classically elegant silhouettes. With their sophisticated simplicity and versatility, her ceremonial stacks help you mark each milestone from your engagement to your marriage, your children to forever. Three is no longer a crowd!
James & Irisa
Inspired by the elements, James & Irisa are making their mark with their textural wedding and engagement ring designs. Partners in life and art, this talented duo harness the raw beauty of opals, diamonds, sapphires and more to create modern rings celebrating natural forms. Organic compositions combined with hand wrought precious metals bring a mystical beauty to their jewellery pieces, each featuring their own character and charm.
What do you get when three talented siblings join forces in a jewellery business? A unique brand of fine jewellery and engagement rings for lovers of elegant design! Namesake and founder Cushla Whiting is a former architect and awarded jeweller bringing her design eye to each piece she creates, flawlessly combining beauty and function. Gemologist Hamish has an impressive track record for sourcing the finest quality stones, while Anna is a qualified diamond expert who shares the family passion for bespoke craftsmanship. With all of their natural gemstones ethically sourced, they’re makers of modern masterpieces.
There’s nothing old school about classically trained jeweller Zoe Pook! She combines traditional tools, modern techniques and a meticulous attention to detail to bring her beautiful, ethical creations to life. Delivering luxury with a conscience, every remarkable design is a reflection of the individual style of her clients, whether they seek a timeless or trendsetting look.
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