Jewellery Inspired by Lakes

Lake blue opals, iolites and sapphires and flowing designs reflect the deep tranquility of the rippling lakes of Alwen and Brenig with their calm and reflective landscapes. Just on the edge of Snowdonia National Park lake Vyrnwy is set among the remote and beautiful Berwyn Mountains with spectacular waterfalls and unspoilt countryside creating the perfect inspiration for serene bespoke sterling silver jewellery handmade for you in the hills of North Wales.

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    AAA Topaz Earrings, London Blue Topaz, Cubic Zirconia, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Stud Drop Earrings

     
    Wonderful AAA quality 7mm x 7mm round-shaped London Blue Topaz semi-precious faceted gemstones, complimented by several sparkling 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic Zirconia. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    This contemporary jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the beach at Penrhyn Bay, where the Welsh Coastal Path follows the coastline of this pretty coastal town.
     
    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.
     
    28mm long (~1 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
     
    WHJ5905
     

    Original price was: £69.95.Current price is: £62.95.
  • AAA Topaz Necklace-Pendant, AAA Quality Blue Topaz, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Gorgeous AAA quality 10mm x 8mm faceted pear drop, four 4mm x 3mm marquise-shaped & seven 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Blue Topaz semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ6207
     

    £69.95
  • AAA Topaz Necklace, AAA Quality, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Amazing AAA quality 10mm x 8mm ovlas-shaped & three 4mm x 4mm diamond-shaped Blue Topaz semi-precious faceted gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ6141
     

    £59.95
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    Amethyst Citrine Earrings, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Drop Earrings

     
    Lovely faceted cut 6mm x 6mm square-shaped golden Citrine semi-precious gemstones, complimented by five gorgeous 5mm x 2mm marquise-shaped purple Amethyst semi-precious gemstones. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Moel Famau, where blooms of beautifully pink and purple heather act as a rich and vibrant highlight amongst the subdued moorland hues en-route to an ancient local landmark.
     
    A February birthstone, amethyst has traditionally symbolised sobriety – its name derives from the Greek ametusthos, “not intoxicated”. More recently, it has also been tied to deep emotional bonds.
     
    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.
     
    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
     

    WHJ5853

     

    Original price was: £69.95.Current price is: £62.95.
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    Amethyst Garnet Earrings, Rhodolite Garnet, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Stud Drop Earrings

     
    Delightfully crafted natural 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped Aquamarine semi-precious gemstones, complimented by six 4mm x 3mm pear drop-shaped & one 2mm x 2mm round-shaped Rhodolite Pink-Purple Garnet. These natural gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    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 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.
     
    28mm long (~1 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
     

    WHJ5845
     

    Original price was: £89.95.Current price is: £80.95.
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    Apatite Aquamarine Bracelet, Ice Aquamarine, Cubic Zirconia, Natural Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver

     
    Magnificent natural 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped ‘Ice’ Aquamarine very pale blue semi-precious gemstones, complimented by two wonderfully crafted 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped blue Apatite semi-precious gemstones, two 3mm x 3mm round-shaped & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic Zirconias. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & bezel setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the Llandudno coastline, where the white and gold of sandy beaches sinks into the sapphire waters of the Irish Sea, the emerald grassland and chalky rock of the Great Orme rising dramatically in the background.
     
    Apatite, an arresting gemstone which naturally occurs in a broad array of hues, is named after the Greek apate (‘deceit’) as its varied colours have fooled many into mistaking it for other minerals.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    An adjustable 7 inches long, this dazzling gemstone bracelet 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.
     
    WHJ5636
     

    Original price was: £98.00.Current price is: £88.20.
  • Apatite Aquamarine Bracelet, Neon Blue Apatite, Ice Aquamarine, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Lovely faceted cut sparking 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped, four 2mm x 2mm round-shaped & four 3mm x 3mm round-shaped neon nlue Apatite semi-precious gemstones, complimented by two wonderfully crafted natural 5mm x 3mm oval-shaped ‘Ice’ Aquamarine semi-precious unheated gemstones & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic Zirconia (lab) gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    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.
     
    Apatite, an arresting gemstone which naturally occurs in a broad array of hues, is named after the Greek apate (‘deceit’) as its varied colours have fooled many into mistaking it for other minerals.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    an adjustable 8 inches long, this dazzling gemstone bracelet 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
     
    WHJ6249
     

    £89.95
  • Apatite Cushion-Cut Studs, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver, Stud Earrings

     
    Magnificent natural 5mm x 5mm cushion-cut-shaped -shaped Apatite semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in a lovely sterling silver minimalistic design in a prong setting!
     
    Apatite, an arresting gemstone which naturally occurs in a broad array of hues, is named after the Greek apate (‘deceit’) as its varied colours have fooled many into mistaking it for other minerals.
     
    These dazzling gemstone stud earrings will arrive packaged in a small gift box and organza bag, resulting in a gorgeously-presented pair which makes the perfect gift.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome!
     
    WHJ5475
     

    £34.95
  • Apatite Iolite Drop-Earrings, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious, Handmade Natural Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped neon blue Apatite semi-precious gemstones, complimented by beautiful faceted cut sparkling 6mm x 4mm pear drop-shaped blue Iolite ‘Water Sapphire’ semi-precious gemstones & 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 contemporary jewellery is inspired by Lake Crafnant a natural lake in Snowdonia National Park, North Wales with its impressive deep blue waters and wonderful mountain backdrop.
     
    Apatite, an arresting gemstone which naturally occurs in a broad array of hues, is named after the Greek apate (‘deceit’) as its varied colours have fooled many into mistaking it for other minerals.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome
     
    WHJ6184

     

    £69.95
  • Apatite Leaf Earrings, Neon Blue Apatite, Leaf Design, Sterling Silver

    Apatite Leaf Earrings, Neon Blue Apatite, Leaf Design, Sterling Silver

     
    Stunning faceted cut sparkling 4mm x 4mm round-shaped Neon Blue Apatite semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in a beautiful sterling silver Leaf Design in a bezel setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Lake Bala in Gwynedd, North Wales. Formed by the rivers Tryweryn and Dee and known as ‘Llyn Tegid’ to the locals, these expansive, captivating waters are both the largest natural lake in Wales and the supposed home of mythical monster ‘Teggie’, the nation’s own answer to the Loch Ness Monster. 
     
    Apatite, an arresting gemstone which naturally occurs in a broad array of hues, is named after the Greek apate (‘deceit’) as its varied colours have fooled many into mistaking it for other minerals.
     
    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
     
    WHJ5060
     

    £39.95
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    Apatite Neon-Blue Bracelet, Semi Precious, Handmade Natural Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Gorgeous sparkling 9mm x 7mm oval, two 5mm x 3mm marquise & two 3mm x 3mm round-shaped neon blue Apatite semi-precious faceted gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting that showcases the gemstones perfectly!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the Llandudno coastline, where the white and gold of sandy beaches sink into the sapphire waters of the Irish Sea, the emerald grassland and chalky rock of the Great Orme rising dramatically in the background.
     
    Apatite, an arresting gemstone which naturally occurs in a broad array of hues, is named after the Greek apate (‘deceit’) as its varied colours have fooled many into mistaking it for other minerals.
     
    An adjustable 9 inches long, this dazzling gemstone bracelet 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
     
    WHJ6170
     

    Original price was: £89.95.Current price is: £80.95.
  • Apatite Spinel Drop-Earrings, Black Spinel, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Incredible natural 6mm x 4mm oval & 7mm x 5mm pear drop-shaped Neon blue Apatite semi-precious faceted gemstones, complimented by several beautiful 1mm x 1mm round-shaped black Spinels natural faceted semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    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.
     
    Apatite, an arresting gemstone which naturally occurs in a broad array of hues, is named after the Greek apate (‘deceit’) as its varied colours have fooled many into mistaking it for other minerals.
     
    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.
     
    Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ6107

     

    £79.95