Jewellery Inspired by Waterfalls

Delicious aquamarine, blue topaz and moonstone together with powerful sterling silver design creates the energy emanated by the spectacular cascades of Conwy and Fairy Falls. Swallow Falls hewed of out the grey rock face with grey, fissured, threatening crags and a forbidding abyss clothed with green trees and plans creates a amazing inspiration for a cascade of dramatic sterling silver earrings and necklaces handmade for you in the hills of North Wales.

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  • Amethyst Topaz Earrings, Green Amethyst, Blue Topaz, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver, Stud Drop Earrings

     
    Lovely faceted cut sparkling 7mm x 7mm round-shaped green Amethyst semi-precious gemstones, complimented by beautiful faceted cut sparkling 6mm x 6mm round-shaped Blue Topaz semi-precious 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 Fairy Glen Gorge near Betws-y-Coed, where crystal-clear water dances across black and mossy rock, foaming white rapids periodically punctuating the peaceful woodland landscape.
     
    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 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.
     
    42mm 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.
     
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    WHJ5024
     

    £69.95
  • Amethyst Topaz Pendant, Green Amethyst, Blue Topaz, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver, Necklace

     
    Lovely faceted cut sparkling 7mm x 7mm round-shaped green Amethyst semi-precious gemstone, complemented by beautiful faceted cut sparkling 6mm x 6mm round-shaped Blue Topaz semi-precious gemstone & 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 Fairy Glen Gorge near Betws-y-Coed, where crystal-clear water dances across black and mossy rock, foaming white rapids periodically punctuating the peaceful woodland landscape.
     
    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 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.
     
    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
     
    WHJ5025
     

    £59.95
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    Amethyst Topaz Set, Green Amethyst, Blue Topaz, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver, Stud Drop Earrings & Necklace

     
    This is a wonderful faceted cut bespoke matching jewellery set of sterling silver earrings and necklace. Both the earrings & necklace are lovely faceted cut sparkling 7mm x 7mm round-shaped green Amethyst semi-precious gemstones, complimented by beautiful faceted cut sparkling 6mm x 6mm round-shaped Blue Topaz semi-precious 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 Fairy Glen Gorge near Betws-y-Coed, where crystal-clear water dances across black and mossy rock, foaming white rapids periodically punctuating the peaceful woodland landscape.
     
    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 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.
     
    This pendant, attached to an 18-inch chain, will come alongside these 42mm long (~1 1/2 inches) 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.
     
    Thanks for looking
     
    WHJ5026
     

    £117.00
  • Apatite Opal Necklace, Ethiopian Opal, Sky Blue Topaz, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver

     
    Two incredible earth-mined 5mm x 3mm oval-shaped Ethiopian Opal semi-precious gemstones, complimented by three stunning faceted cut sparkling 2mm x 2mm round-shaped Apatite gemstones & one 7mm x 7mm round-shaped Sky Blue Topaz semi-precious gemstone. These gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Rhaeadr y Cwm, where pure white water thunderously crashes down a self-carved path through jagged rocks and green-flecked cliffs.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    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.
     
    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome.
     
    WHJ5127
     

    £79.95
  • Aquamarine Iolite Earrings, Ice Aquamarine, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver

     
    Wonderfully crafted 8mm x 6mm oval-shaped Ice Aquamarine semi-precious natural unheated gemstones, complimented by beautifully colourful 7mm x 5mm oval-shaped & two 2mm x 2mm round-shaped blue Iolite ‘water sapphire’ gemstones. These semi-precious gemstones are handset in sterling silver in a prong setting!
     
    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of the roaring waterfalls found in Clocaenog Forest, a vast swathe of verdant woodland which stretches across Denbighshire and Conwy. Here, the foaming white water spills over dark grey rocks, the deep green trees bearing witness to its natural ferocity.
     
    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.
     
    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
     
    WHJ5189
     

    £98.00
  • Blue Topaz & Peridot Sterling Silver Drop Earrings

    A delightful pair of gemstone earrings showcasing stunningly sparkling 9mm x 7mm faceted ovals of semi-precious green peridot, delicately complemented by two glimmering faceted-cut 6mm x 4mm ovals of blue topaz. Each of these impressive gemstones is elegantly hand-set in a stylish sterling silver claw or bezel setting.
     

    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Fairy Glen Gorge near Betws-y-Coed, where crystal-clear water dances across black and mossy rock, foaming white rapids periodically punctuating the peaceful woodland landscape.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    44mm long (~1¾ 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.
     

    WHJ4113

    £58.95
  • Emerald & Cubic Zirconia Sterling Silver Necklace

    A simply magnificent necklace showcasing an enchanting 8mm x 6mm oval of natural green emerald precious gemstone, complemented by a 5mm x 3mm baguette & four 1mm x 1mm rounds of stunningly sparkling faceted-cut lab-grown cubic zirconia. 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 Rhaeadr y Cwm, where pure white water thunderously crashes down a self-carved path through jagged rocks and green-flecked cliffs.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    WHJ3869

    £69.95
  • Ethiopian Opal & Blue Topaz with Cubic Zirconia Sterling Silver Gemstone Earrings

    An enchanting pair of earrings featuring top-quality 6mm x 6mm cushion-cut gemstones of earth-mined Ethiopian opal alongside two stunningly sparkling faceted cut 6mm x 4mm faceted ovals of semi-precious blue topaz and four glimmering 2mm x 2mm rounds of lab-grown faceted-cut cubic zirconia. 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 Rhaeadr y Cwm, where pure white water thunderously crashes down a self-carved path through jagged rocks and green-flecked cliffs.
     
    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.
     
    Like 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.
     
    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.
     
    40mm long (~1 ½ 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.
     
    WHJ3930

    £89.95
  • Ethiopian Opal & Cubic Zirconia Sterling Silver Drop Earrings

    These delightful gemstone earrings showcase remarkable 9mm x 6mm pear-drops of natural Ethiopian opal, delicately complemented by several stunningly sparkling 1mm x 1mm faceted rounds of lab-grown cubic zirconia. Each of these impressive gemstones is delicately hand-set in a stylish sterling silver claw setting.
     

    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Fairy Glen Gorge near Betws-y-Coed, where crystal-clear water dances across black and mossy rock, foaming white rapids periodically punctuating the peaceful woodland landscape.
     

    Like 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.
     

    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.
     

    26mm 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.
     

    WHJ4050

    £59.95
  • Ethiopian Opal & Sterling Silver Ring

    This enchanting ring features a delightful 7mm x 6mm pear-drop of natural Ethiopian opal, elegantly hand-set in a stylish sterling silver bezel setting.

     

    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.

     

    UK size N (US 6.75, 53.5mm), this dazzling gemstone ring will arrive packaged in a small gift box and organza bag, resulting in a gorgeously-presented piece which makes the perfect gift.

     

    Thanks for looking. Commissions welcome.

     

    WHJ3784

    £49.95
  • Green Amethyst Earrings, Cubic Zirconia, Semi Precious Gemstones, Sterling Silver, Stud Drop Earrings

     
    Gorgeous faceted cut sparkling 9mm x 7mm pear drop-shaped green Amethyst semi-precious gemstones, complimented by 3mm x 3mm round-shaped, 2mm x 2mm round-shaped, 1mm x 1mm round-shaped & several 0.5mm x 0.5mm 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 the dramatic Dyserth Falls, where water cascades of up to 70ft are visible from a trail weaving over and behind this waterfall, offering hikers a chance to appreciate its magnificence from all angles.
     
    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 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.
     
    22mm 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. Commissions welcome
     
    WHJ5037
     

    £59.95
  • Ice Aquamarine & Apatite Sterling Silver Earrings

    An entrancing pair of gemstone earrings showcasing gorgeously glimmering 8mm x 6mm faceted ovals of semi-precious ice aquamarine alongside two stunningly sparkling 5mm x 4mm inverted pear-drops of faceted-cut apatite. 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 Conwy Falls, an impressive white-water cascade nestled amongst the ancient, maze-like woodland surrounding the picturesque Welsh village of Betws-y-Coed, where many of its trees can be dated back over five centuries.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    WHJ3990

    £69.95