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    Aquamarine Onyx Necklace, Ice Aquamarine, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Magnificent faceted cut 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped ‘Ice’ Aquamarine unheated natural semi-precious gemstone, complimented by lovely 6mm x 6mm diamond-shaped faceted Black Onyx semi-precious gemstone. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the remnants of Denbigh Castle, a 13th-century fortress built by occupying English forces to subdue the unruly Welsh. During its day, the castle stood as an intimidating sight, its towering walls and battle-ready fortifications deterring even the hardiest foe. Now, however, its grey remains and vibrant green wards offer an invitation to get lost in Wales’ medieval heritage.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty.
     
    A March birthstone, aquamarine is named after the serene ocean waters with which it shares its captivating hues. Due to this maritime association, some sailors wear it to bring good fortune.
     
    Attached to an 18-inch chain, this dazzling gemstone pendant will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of its inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented piece which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5958
     

    Original price was: £59.95.Current price is: £53.95.
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    Citrine Onyx Necklace, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Superb faceted cut sparkling 6mm x 4mm pear drop-shaped yellow Citrine semi-precious gemstones, complimented by wonderfully crafted 8mm x 6mm pear-shaped Black Onyx & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic Zirconia gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Snowdonia, North Wales’s untamed, mountainous heartland, where monolithic peaks of jagged stone dissolve into golden yellow grassland at their feet.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty.
     
    A birthstone for the month of April first developed in the USSR in the 1970s, cubic zirconia is created from base substances found in extraterrestrial rock from both asteroids and the moon.
     
    A November birthstone, citrine is characterised by its rich hues of yellow and gold, inspiring symbolic ties with both wealth and the sun, said to inspire, energise, and bring prosperity.
     
    Attached to an 18-inch chain, this dazzling gemstone pendant will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of its inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented piece which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome
     
    WHJ5593
     

    Original price was: £59.95.Current price is: £53.95.
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    Garnet Onyx Necklace, Rhodolite Pink Garnet, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Two magnificent sparkling 4mm x 3mm oval-shaped Rhodolite Pink Garnet semi-precious gemstones, complimented by beautiful faceted cut 10mm x 7mm oval-shaped Black Onyx semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Ruthin Castle, which acts today as a visual juxtaposition of two eras; at one end of the lush local parkland, enshrouded in ivy, slumps the ruined wall of a 13th-century fortress, whilst at the other stands a 19th-20th century manor house-turned-hotel. Both hold a unique appeal, but together they offer an indescribable allure, the red walls of the hotel contrasting gorgeously with the grey and green of the medieval remnants.
     
    One of the birthstones for January, garnet – historically tied to friendship and faithfulness – has long been used for decoration, having been found amongst the relics of ancient Greece and Egypt.
     
    A birthstone for February, onyx has been historically important to myth and religion, being both the first stone mentioned in the Bible and, in Roman myth, goddess Venus’s clipped, crystallised nails.
     
    Attached to an 18-inch chain, this dazzling gemstone pendant will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of its inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented piece which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5948
     

    Original price was: £59.95.Current price is: £53.95.
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    Onyx Opal Pendant, Orange Opal, Black Onyx, Rhodolite Garnet, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Lovely crafted 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped orange Ethiopian Opal semi-precious gemstone, complimented by lovely faceted cut 10mm x 7mm pear drop Black Onyx & two 1mm x 1mm Rhodolite Pink Garnet semi-precious gemstones. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Valle Crucis Abbey, a ruined 13th-century site of worship situated near Llangollen in Denbighshire. Boasting an elaborate doorway, intricately-carved windows, and several acres of surrounding grassland which now operate as a stunning caravan park, Valle Crucis Abbey offers a unique and engaging slice of Welsh history and architecture.
     
    One of the birthstones for January, garnet – historically tied to friendship and faithfulness – has long been used for decoration, having been found amongst the relics of ancient Greece and Egypt.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty.
     
    An October birthstone, opal was once dubbed the ‘Patron of Thieves’, believed to render its wearer invisible. Now, though, the opal is more commonly seen as a stone of love and protection.
     

    Attached to an 18-inch chain, this dazzling gemstone pendant will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of its inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented piece which makes the perfect gift.
     

    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     

    WHJ5977
     

    Original price was: £69.95.Current price is: £62.95.
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    Opal Onyx Earrings, Ethiopian Opal, Black Onyx, Black Spinel, Semi Precious Gemstone, Handmade Sterling Silver, Drop Earrings

     
    Incredible 9mm x 6mm pear-drop-shaped Black Onyx semi-precious gemstones, complimented by lovely earth-mined 7mm x 5mm pear-drop-shaped Ethiopian Opals & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Black Spinel gemstones. These semi-precious natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the unforgettable landscape of Brian Head, Utah. A spot defined by visual contrasts – the reds and oranges of its monolithic rock formations against the deep green hues of its forests, the colour-rich earth against the whiteness of its winter coating of snow – this remarkable setting is home to a stunning plateau, picturesque town, and, astonishingly, a winter ski resort.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty.
     
    As with other opals, Ethiopian opal is a birthstone for October, said to brim with joyously positive emotion whilst also invoking the calmness and restraint required to balance such ardour.
     
    These handmade gemstone earrings are 38mm long (~1 1/2 Inches) and come in a unique gift box with the image of their inspiration inside the lid of the box and in an organza gift bag, beautifully presented.
     
    Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5896
     

    Original price was: £79.95.Current price is: £71.95.
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    Opal Onyx Earrings, Ethiopian Opal, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Drop Earrings

     
    Earth-mined natural 6mm x 4mm oval & 3m x 3mm round-shaped Ethiopian Opal semi-precious gemstones, complimented by beautiful faceted cut 6mm x 6mm round-shaped Black Onyx semi-precious gemstones. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the castle of Dinas Bran near Llangollen, Denbighshire. Situated atop a steep hill, this 13th-century ruin offers a commanding view of the local landscape, its crumbling grey walls framing the delicate green and purple hues of the nature below with the decaying remnants of bygone military might.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty
     
    As with other opals, Ethiopian opal is a birthstone for October, said to brim with joyously positive emotion whilst also invoking the calmness and restraint required to balance such ardour.
     
    32mm long (~1 1/4 inches), these dazzling gemstone earrings will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of their inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented pair which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5944
     

    Original price was: £74.95.Current price is: £67.45.
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    Opal Onyx Necklace, Ethiopian Opal, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Earth-mined natural 6mm x 4mm oval & 3m x 3mm round-shaped Ethiopian Opal semi-precious gemstones, complimented by beautiful faceted cut 6mm x 6mm round-shaped Black Onyx semi-precious gemstone. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the castle of Dinas Bran near Llangollen, Denbighshire. Situated atop a steep hill, this 13th-century ruin offers a commanding view of the local landscape, its crumbling grey walls framing the delicate green and purple hues of the nature below with the decaying remnants of bygone military might.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty
     
    As with other opals, Ethiopian opal is a birthstone for October, said to brim with joyously positive emotion whilst also invoking the calmness and restraint required to balance such ardour.
     
    Attached to an 18-inch chain, this dazzling gemstone pendant will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of its inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented piece which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5945
     

    Original price was: £64.95.Current price is: £58.45.
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    Opal Onyx Set, Ethiopian Opal, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Earrings & Necklace

     
    This is a beautiful bespoke matching jewellery set of sterling silver earrings and a necklace. Both pieces are earth-mined natural 6mm x 4mm oval & 3mm x 3mm round-shaped Ethiopian Opal semi-precious gemstones, complimented by beautiful faceted cut 6mm x 6mm round-shaped Black Onyx semi-precious gemstones. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the castle of Dinas Bran near Llangollen, Denbighshire. Situated atop a steep hill, this 13th-century ruin offers a commanding view of the local landscape, its crumbling grey walls framing the delicate green and purple hues of the nature below with the decaying remnants of bygone military might.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty
     
    As with other opals, Ethiopian opal is a birthstone for October, said to brim with joyously positive emotion whilst also invoking the calmness and restraint required to balance such ardour.
     
    This pendant, attached to an 18-inch chain, will come alongside these 32mm long (~1 inch) earrings, forming a dazzling gemstone set which will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of its inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented pair which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5946
     

    Original price was: £140.00.Current price is: £126.00.
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    Tanzanite Onyx Earrings, Black Onyx, Black Spinel, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Drop Earrings

     
    Incredible crafted 16mm x 10mm irregular-shaped Black Onyx gemstones, complimented by lovely natural 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped rare blue Tanzanites & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped black Spinel gemstones. These natural semi-precious gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Menorca, a Spanish island situated in the Mediterranean Sea. It bears an undeniable beauty owed in large part to its rich collage of vast, sandy beaches, shimmering turquoise waters, and deep green stretches of coastal pine.
     
    A birthstone for February, onyx has been historically important to myth and religion, being both the first stone mentioned in the Bible and, in Roman myth, goddess Venus’s clipped, crystallised nails.
     
    A December birthstone, tanzanite was first discovered in 1967 in Tanzania, borrowing its name from its origin country. It is often worn by Tanzanian mothers to grant their new-borns happy lives.
     
    45mm long (~1 3/4 inches), these dazzling gemstone earrings will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of their inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented pair which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5894
     

    Original price was: £79.95.Current price is: £71.95.
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    Topaz Onyx Necklace, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Magnificent faceted cut 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped Swiss Blue Topaz semi-precious gemstone, complimented by lovely 6mm x 6mm round-shaped Black Onyx semi-precious faceted gemstone. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Llyn Tryweryn, the source of the Tryweryn river which was infamously channelled into the Llyn Celyn reservoir in 1965, resulting in the small Welsh village of Capel Celyn being lost to the lake. Perhaps due to the sombre story behind these serene waters, the lake’s cool blues seem to convey a very solemn sort of beauty.
     
    Onyx has long been prized for its enigmatic allure; it was much favoured in ancient Greece, where it was believed to be the clipped fingernails of Aphrodite, goddess of beauty.
     
    One of November’s birthstones, topaz is thought to be named after the Sanskrit tapas, meaning ‘fire’. Hindu literature points to its functions as a lengthener of life and provider of wisdom.
     
    Attached to an 18-inch chain, this dazzling gemstone pendant will arrive packaged in a small gift box featuring the image of its inspiration on the inside of the lid. Combined with an organza bag, this results in a gorgeously-presented piece which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5956

     

    Original price was: £49.95.Current price is: £44.95.