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  • Blue Iolite Necklace, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut sparkling 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped deep blue Iolite ‘water sapphire’ semi-precious gemstone. This natural gemstone is 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 blooms of heather, the dark silhouettes of stone monoliths, the cool waters of vast, still pools, and the ever-changing colours of a capricious sky fill the landscape with soothing tones of blue and purple.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    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
     
    WHJ6365
     

    £39.95
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    Blue Iolite Set, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Stud Earrings & Necklace

     
    This is a beautiful bespoke matching jewellery set of sterling silver earrings and a necklace. Both pieces are gorgeous faceted cut sparkling 7mm x 5mm (8mm x 6mm pendant) oval-shaped deep blue Iolite ‘water sapphire’ semi-precious gemstones. These natural 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 blooms of heather, the dark silhouettes of stone monoliths, the cool waters of vast, still pools, and the ever-changing colours of a capricious sky fill the landscape with soothing tones of blue and purple.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    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.
     
    These dazzling gemstone stud earrings will arrive packaged in a small gift box and organza bag beautifully presented making an ideal gift.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome
     
    WHJ6366
     

    Original price was: £74.95.Current price is: £67.45.
  • Blue Iolite Studs, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Stud Earrings

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut sparkling 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped deep blue Iolite ‘water sapphire’ semi-precious gemstones. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    These dazzling gemstone stud earrings will arrive packaged in a small gift box and organza bag beautifully presented making an ideal gift.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome
     
    WHJ6364
     

    £34.95
  • Iolite Garnet Stud-Drops, Cubic Zirconia, Rhodolite Garnet, Semi Precious Gemstones, Handmade Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Stud Drops

     
    Eight incredible sparkling 2mm x 2mm round & eight 4mm x 2mm marquise-shaped Rhodolite Pink Garnet semi-precious gemstones, complimented by two wonderful 7mm x 5mm inverted pear drop deep blue Iolite semi-precious gemstones & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic Zirconia gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & a cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the historic Llyn Celyn, which, despite its peaceful appearance, bears a controversial history. A man-made reservoir, the creation of this lake involved the submersion of the village of Tryweryn, some of which is still visible today during rare droughts. On most days I visit, the lake’s serene, mid-blue waters speak little of its turbulent past.
     
    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 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.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    26mm long (~3/4 inch), 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
     
    WHJ6469
     

    £89.95
  • Iolite Gemstone Earrings, Natural Gemstones, Gold Plated Sterling Silver Drop Earrings

     
    Natural earth-mined 6mm x 3mm marquise, 6mm x 4mm pear and 7mm x 5mm pear Iolite, known as the ‘Water Sapphire’. Handset in gold plated sterling silver in a claw/basket setting these earrings are 40mm long.
     
    Iolite is known as ‘Water Sapphire’ is a beautiful blue-violet crystal may stimulate the imagination and are said to have good healing properties.
     
    This bespoke jewellery is inspired by my photograph taken from a gondola in Venice with its winding canals that snake their way between the stunning architecture of the lagoon’s small islands in the the middle of the Adriatic Sea.
     
    These lovely earrings come in a gift box with the image of their inspiration in the lid of the box and in a gold organza bag and gold envelope. Gift wrapping is available.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome
     
    THJ1890
     

    £99.95
  • Iolite Gemstone Studs, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Stud Earrings

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut sparkling 7mm x 5mm pear drop-shaped blue Iolite ‘water sapphire’ semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    These dazzling gemstone stud earrings will arrive packaged in a small gift box and organza bag beautifully presented making an ideal gift.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome
     
    WHJ6325
     

    £34.95
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    Iolite Moonstone Set, Cubic Zirconia, Blue Iolite, Semi Precious, Sterling Silver, Drop Earrings & Necklace

     
    This is a beautiful faceted cut natural bespoke matching jewellery set of sterling silver earrings and a necklace. Both pieces are lovely sparkling 6mm x 4mm pear drop-shaped blue Iolite also called ‘water sapphire’ semi-precious gemstones, complimented by gorgoues 6mm x 6mm round faceted Moonstone that shines blue depending on the light & several 1mm x 1mm round Cubic Zirconias. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & a cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Dolwyddelan Castle, a 13th-century fortress nestled amongst the rugged, mountainous landscape of Snowdonia. One of the few castles in Wales built by and for the native Welsh, the castle’s uniquely box-like architecture and seemingly symbiotic relationship with its hilltop setting – into which it is firmly entrenched – set it apart from English-built equivalents.
     
    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.
     
    One of the birthstones for September, sapphire’s symbolism is as diverse as its hues, having been associated with youth and old age, power and kindness, and wealth alongside freedom from envy.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    35mm 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
     
    WHJ6032
     

    Original price was: £130.00.Current price is: £117.00.
  • Iolite Morganite Necklace, AAA Quality, Water Sapphire Gemstone, Natural Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped natural pink Morganite semi-precious gemstone, complemented by beautiful AAA quality 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped blue Iolite ‘Water Sapphire’ semi-precious faceted gemstone. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by the pink tones at play in my photograph of Offa’s Dyke, an astonishing earthwork that runs along the Welsh border. It is named after Offa, an 8th-century Anglo-Saxon king who ordered its construction in an attempt to fortify his kingdom of Mercia against the neighbouring forces of Wales.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    Morganite is a heart chakra stone and carries the energy of Divine love and compassion.
     
    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
     
    WHJ6262
     

    £79.95
  • Iolite Opal Earrings, Ethiopian Opal, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Drop Earrings

     
    Lovely faceted cut sparkling 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped blue Iolite ‘water sapphire’ semi-precious gemstones, complimented by delightfully crafted earth-mined 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped Ethiopian Opal semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade piece of jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Rhossili Bay. Lying at the west end of the beautiful Gower peninsula Rhossili Bay is an iconic destination with dramatic panoramic views and steep cliff tops where wild ponies roam and over look one of the best beaches in the world.
     
    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.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    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.
    Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5914
     

    £89.95
  • Iolite Peridot Earrings, Natural Gemstones, Gold Plated Sterling Silver Drop Earrings

     
    Natural earth-mined 6mm x 3mm marquise, 6mm x 4mm pear and 7mm x 5mm pear Iolite, known as the ‘Water Sapphire’. Complemented by 7mm x 7mm apple green natural faceted Peridot semi-precious gemsone. Handset in gold plated sterling silver in a claw/basket setting these earrings are 38mm long.

     
    Iolite is known as ‘Water Sapphire’ is a beautiful blue-violet crystal may stimulate the imagination and are said to have good healing properties.
    Peridot is the birthstone for August and means success, peace & luck.

     
    This lovely jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the landscape around Portole, which is a small village in the hills near Cortona. There is an amazing little known Roman road that can be walked for miles and you are rewarded by these stunning views.

     
    These lovely earrings come in a gift box with the image of their inspiration in the lid of the box and in a gold organza bag and gold envelope. Gift wrapping is available.

     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome

     
    THJ1889

     

    £99.95
  • Iolite Peridot Earrings, Rhodolite Garnet, Aquamarine, Semi Precious Gemstones, Handmade Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Drop Earrings

     
    Magnificent sparkling 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped blue Iolite ‘Water Sapphire’ semi-precious natural gemstones, complimented by two beautiful faceted cut 2mm x 2mm round , two 3mm x 3mm round Rhodolite Pink Garnets, two 3mm x 3mm round green Peridot & natural 5mm x 3mm pear drop-shaped Aquamarine semi-precious gemstones. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Snowdonia’s staggering Lake Cowlyd. Set amongst the Carneddau range of mountains, these deep and enchanting waters are accessible only via a challenging uphill path which demands determination in those that follow it. The required effort pays off, however, revealing a decidedly dramatic, desolate landscape bare of trees and rich in rough-hewn rock.
     
    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 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.
     
    An August birthstone, peridot has been popular since 1500 BCE, when its symbolic powers ranged from dissuading nightmares and promoting bravery to subduing harmful feelings of anger and guilt.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.

     
    48mm 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
     
    WHJ6405
     

    £79.95
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    Iolite Topaz Drop-Earrings, Sky Blue Topaz, Water Sapphire Iolite, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Amazing faceted cut sparkling 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped blue Iolite ‘Water Sapphire’ gemstones, complimented by beautiful 8mm x 6mm pear drop-shaped Sky Blue Topaz & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic zirconia (lab) gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectfully!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Llyn Brenig, which despite being a hotspot for all manner of outdoor pursuits including hiking, cycling, running and watersports, still maintains an aura of staggering serenity in its panoramic views, wooded backdrops, and gorgeous shoreline vistas.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    Iolite, occasionally called a ‘water sapphire’, is sometimes considered a September birthstone. Used as a guide by Norse seafarers, this ‘Vikings’ Compass’ embodies a keen sense of direction.
     
    36mm 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.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome
     
    WHJ5365
     

    Original price was: £79.95.Current price is: £71.95.