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  • Rare Tanzanite and Larimar Sterling Silver Earrings

    These delightful gemstone earrings showcase remarkable 4mm x 4mm rounds of rare blue tanzanite, delicately complemented by wonderful 10mm x 10mm rounds of semi-precious soft aqua larimar. Each of these impressive gemstones is elegantly hand-set in stylish sterling silver.
     

    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Cronfa Alwen, a wonderful 5km-long reservoir near Pentre-Llyn-Cymmer, North Wales. A regular destination for us, this stunningly deep blue lake and its surrounding forests and moorland are perfect for walking our excitable young Labrador.
     

    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.
     

    Named after the Spanish for ‘sea’, mar, Larimar features in the folklore of natives of the Dominican Republic, who maintain that each piece is home to a powerfully calming water goddess.
     

    38mm long (~1½ 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. Commissions welcome.
     

    WHJ3972

    £56.95
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    Ruby, Tanzanite & Cubic Zirconia Sterling Silver Pendant

    Beautiful combination of gemstones hand set in sterling silver featuring faceted cut 7mm x 5mm pear drop natural raspberry red Ruby precious gemstones, 4mm x 4mm & 3mm x 3mm round rare blue Tanzanite and several 1mm x 1mm sparkling Cubic Zirconia gemstones.

     

    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Costa Rica’s Arenal Volcano, an active, yet remarkably beautiful, volcano nestled amongst the blooming greenery of the Alajuela Province. Bathed here in the rich hues of an evening sunset, its volcanic majesty dominates the skyline.

     

    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 birthstone for July, ruby has long represented power and success; for 8th-century Arabic mystics, dreams of rubies foretold good fortune, whilst in ancient Burma they stood for life itself.

     

    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.

     

    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!

     

    WHJ3704

    £80.95
  • Tanzanite & Blue Topaz Sterling Silver Drop Earrings

    An enchanting pair of gemstone earrings showcasing two lovely 3mm x 3mm rounds of rare blue tanzanite, delicately complemented by stunningly sparkling 9mm x 9mm faceted rounds of semi-precious blue topaz. Each of these impressive gemstones is elegantly hand-set in a stylish sterling silver claw setting.
     

    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of North Wales’ Lake Padarn, a glacially-carved basin of sapphire waters lying below the snow-capped peaks of Snowdonia, surrounded by 800 acres of natural parkland seamed with countless trails.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    40mm long (~1½ 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. Commissions welcome.
     

    WHJ3976

    £59.95
  • Tanzanite & White Topaz Sterling Silver Earrings

    A charming pair of gemstone earrings showcasing delightful 4mm x 4mm rounds of natural blue tanzanite alongside stunningly sparkling 8mm x 8mm faceted gemstones of cushion-cut white topaz. Each of these impressive gemstones is elegantly hand-set in a stylish sterling silver claw 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.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    40mm long (~1½ 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.
     

    WHJ4052

    £49.95