Jewellery Inspired by Valleys

Lush green Peridot, emeralds, malachite gemstones together with sculptured sterling silver design emulates the charming melodious patchwork pastures of the green valleys, sewn together with hedges and walls and trimmed with trees. The Clwyd Valley is the scenic gateway of North Wales, embracing some of the UK’s most wonderfull rolling landscapes and is a fabulous inspiration for rounded, organic and flowing designs created for you in the hills of North Wales.

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  • Alexandrite Garnet Necklace, Rhodolite Garnet, Bronze to Green Alexandrite, Cubic Zirconia, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Stunning faceted cut sparkling 9mm x 7mm Baguette-shaped Alexandrite (lab) gemstone that changes colour from bronze to green in flourescent light, complemented by two amazing 3mm x 2mm marquise-shaped Rhodolite Garnet semi-precious gemstones, along with two 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 the Clwyd Valley, caught here in a captivating sunrise which dashes the skyline with blushing pink tones.
     

    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.
     
    The most widely-recognised birthstone for June, alexandrite is named after Alexander II of Russia, supposedly having been first discovered by miners in the Ural Mountains on his birthday.
     
    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
     
    WHJ6222-4656

     

    £49.95
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    Amethyst Garnet Necklace, Green Amethyst, Rhodolite Pink Garnet, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut sparkling 10mm x 7mm pear drop-shaped green Amethyst semi-precious gemstones, complimented by stunning faceted cut sparkling 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped Rhodolite pink Garnet semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Moel Famau, the highest peak of the series of steep-sloped hills which form the majestic Clwydian Range. A picturesque trail to its top rewards hikers with breathtaking vistas as the warm reds of its moorland yield to the green of distant fields and the blue of the boundless sky.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    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
     
    WHJ5200
     

    £35.95
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    Amethyst Opal Necklace, Yellow Sapphire, Ethiopian Opal, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver Pendant

     
    Gorgeous sparkling 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped purple Amethyst semi-precious gemstone, complimented by gorgeous earth-mined 6mm x 4mm inverted pear drop-shaped Ethiopian Opal & several natural 1mm x 1mm round-shaped yellow Sapphire 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 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.
     
    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.
     
    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
     
    WHJ5752
     

    £130.50
  • Aquamarine Citrine Necklace, Apatite, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Pendant

     
    Ten beautiful natural 3mm x 3mm round Aquamarine semi-precious gemstones, complemented by lovely sparkling 4mm x 4mm round Apatite, 8mm x 6mm oval golden Citrine & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic Zirconias. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of a mesmerising sunrise over the Clwyd Valley, the golden hues of which bathe the gorgeous land below in luxurious yellow light.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    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
     
    WHJ6002

     

    £69.95
  • Celtic Sapphire Earrings, Green Sapphire, Celtic Design, Gold Accents, Precious Gemstone, Sterling Silver, Stud Drop Earrings

     
    Incredible natural 5mm x 3mm x oval-shaped green Sapphire precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in a lovely sterling silver Celtic design with Gold Accents in a bezel setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the Clwyd Valley which, with its rolling green hills and naturally verdant woodland, perfectly encapsulates the untouched pastoral beauty for which North Wales is famous.
     
    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.
     
    40mm long (~1 1/2 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
     
    WHJ5093
     

    £95.00
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    Citrine Peridot Bracelet, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut sparkling 5mm x 5mm round-shaped golden Citrine semi-precious gemstones, complimented by several lovely sparkling 2mm x 2mm round green Peridot & several 1mm x 1mm round-shaped Cubic Zirconias. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the Clwyd Valley which, with its rolling green hills and naturally verdant woodland, perfectly encapsulates the untouched pastoral beauty for which North Wales is famous.
     
    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 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.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5937
     

    £62.95
  • Citrine Sapphire Earrings, Golden Citrine Hearts, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Lever Back Earrings

     
    Delightfully crafted 6mm x 6mm heart-shaped golden Citrine semi-precious gemstones, complimented by several beautiful 1mm x 1mm round-shaped natural yellow Sapphire precious gemstones inlaid in the leverbacks. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the Clwyd Valley which, with its rolling green hills and naturally verdant woodland, perfectly encapsulates the untouched pastoral beauty for which North Wales is famous.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    24mm 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.
     
    Commissions welcome. Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ6046
     

    £49.95
  • Emerald Necklace, Natural Emerald, Cubic Zirconia, Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver

    Three magnificent natural 4mm x 3mm oval-shaped green Emerald precious gemstones, complimented by 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 Nantglyn, where a patchwork of luscious, vibrant green fields – seamed by quaint hedgerows and age-old trees – unfolds before the distant mountains.
     
    A May birthstone, the emerald has been called the ‘Jewel of Kings’ due to its ties to historical royalty; it was popularised by the ancient Egyptian pharaoh Cleopatra and has remained in fashion since.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    WHJ5002
     

    £110.00
  • Emerald Opal Bracelet, Natural Emerald, Ethiopian Opal, Sterling Silver, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Bracelet

     
    Amazing natural 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped & three 2mm x 2mm sphere-shaped micro-faceted green Emerald precious faceted gemstones, complemented by two gorgeous 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped Ethiopian Opal semi-precious colourful gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a claw setting!
     
    This individually designed sterling silver jewellery emulates the undulating slopes and hills of the Clwyd Valley in North Wales.
     
    A May birthstone, emerald has been called the ‘Jewel of Kings’ due to its ties to historical royalty; it was popularised by the ancient Egyptian pharaoh Cleopatra, and has remained in fashion since.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    WHJ6191
     

    £125.00
  • Emerald Opal Earrings, Natural Emerald, Ethiopian Opal, Sterling Silver, Handmade Gemstone Jewellery, Stud Drop Earrings

     
    Delightfully crafted natural 6mm x 4mm oval & 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped green Emerald precious faceted treated gemstones, complimented by wonderful earth-mined 7mm x 5mm inverted pear drop-shaped Ethiopian Opal colourful facted semi-precious gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This piece of jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the rolling green hills of Offa’s Dyke National Trail that covers 177 miles between the border of England and Wales. This specific photograph was taken in North Wales!
     
    A May birthstone, emerald has been called the ‘Jewel of Kings’ due to its ties to historical royalty; it was popularised by the ancient Egyptian pharaoh Cleopatra, and has remained in fashion since.
     
    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.
     
    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. Commissions welcome.
     
    WHJ6190

     

    £120.00
  • Emerald Opal Necklace, Ethiopian Opal, Natural Green Emerald, Cubic Zirconia, Semi-Precious, Handmade Jewellery, Pendant

     
    Wonderfully crafted natural 6mm x 4mm oval-shaped green Emerald precious gemstone, complimented by delightful earth-mined 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped Ethiopian Opal & several stunning 1mm x 1mm round-shaped cubic Zirconia gemstones. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting & cluster setting respectively!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Bryneglwys, a rural village in North Wales. Here, lush green fields and emerald treelines paint a captivating picture of the country’s rustic charm. In spring, daffodils and dandelions coalesce to transform these romantic pastures into seas of gold and yellow.
     
    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 May birthstone, emerald has been called the ‘Jewel of Kings’ due to its ties to historical royalty; it was popularised by the ancient Egyptian pharaoh Cleopatra, and has remained in fashion since.
     
    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
     
    WHJ5779
     

    £125.00
  • Emerald Opal Necklace, Natural Emerald, Ethiopian Opal, Cubic Zirconia, Precious Gemstone Jewellery, Sterling Silver

     
    Lovely crafted earth-mined 9mm x 7mm oval-shaped Ethiopian Opal semi-precious gemstones, complimented by magnificent natural 4mm x 4m round-shaped green emerald 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 handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Graigfechan, where a valley of verdant green fields dotted with blooming deciduous trees stretches to the horizon, gently sloping hills evoking the calmness and serenity of country life.
     
    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 May birthstone, emerald has been called the ‘Jewel of Kings’ due to its ties to historical royalty; it was popularised by the ancient Egyptian pharaoh Cleopatra, and has remained in fashion since.
     
    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
     
    WHJ5349
     

    £120.00