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  • Natural Sapphire & Ethiopian Opal Sterling Silver Gemstone Earrings

    A remarkable pair of gemstone earrings showcasing two deep blue 4mm x 3mm ovals of natural sapphire, handsomely complemented by an 8mm x 6mm oval of Ethiopian opal which brings the piece to life. Each of these impressive gemstones is elegantly hand-set in a stylish sterling silver claw setting.
     

    This handmade sterling silver necklace is inspired by Aberdulais Falls, a picturesque wall of white water which froths over moss-draped rocks in the Welsh county borough of Neath Port Talbot.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     
    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.
     

    WHJ3298

    £125.00
  • Neon Blue Ethiopian Opal with White Topaz & Cubic Zirconia Sterling Silver Earrings

    An unforgettable pair of gemstone earrings showcasing strikingly colourful 7mm x 5mm ovals of natural neon blue Ethiopian opal alongside stunningly sparkling 7mm x 7mm faceted rounds of semi-precious white topaz and several 1mm x 1mm rounds of lab-grown cubic zirconia. Each of these impressive gemstones is elegantly hand-set in a sterling silver bezel setting.
     

    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Llangollen’s ‘Town Falls’, a series of frothing white-water rapids which roar beneath a spectacular bridge, drawing kayakers from far and wide to this spot on the River Dee.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    36mm long (~1 ¼ 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.
     

    WHJ4010

    £69.95
  • Neon Blue Ethiopian Opal with White Topaz & Cubic Zirconia Sterling Silver Necklace

    An unforgettable gemstone necklace showcasing a strikingly colourful 7mm x 5mm oval of natural neon blue Ethiopian opal alongside a stunningly sparkling 7mm x 7mm faceted round of semi-precious white topaz and several 1mm x 1mm rounds of lab-grown cubic zirconia. Each of these impressive gemstones is elegantly hand-set in a sterling silver bezel setting.
     

    This handmade jewellery is inspired by my photograph of Llangollen’s ‘Town Falls’, a series of frothing white-water rapids which roar beneath a spectacular bridge, drawing kayakers from far and wide to this spot on the River Dee.
     

    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.
     

    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.
     

    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. Commissions welcome.
     

    WHJ4011

    £69.95
  • Pink Sapphire with Cubic Zirconia Sterling Silver Gemstone Stud Drop Earrings

    A captivatingly gorgeous set of stud drop earrings showcasing a stunningly sparkling 11mm x 8mm faceted-cut inverted pear-drop of lab-grown pink sapphire, delicately complemented by numerous glittering gemstones of faceted 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 the exotic blooms of Bali, an Indonesian island often called the ‘Isle of the Gods’. The flowers of this tropical paradise are as vibrant as the culture which blossoms there, their arrestingly flamboyant hues catching the eye and marking the memory.
     

    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.
     

    21mm long (~¾ 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.
     

    WHJ3299

    £58.95
  • Tanzanite & Ethiopian Opal Sterling Silver Earrings with Yellow Gold Prongs

    A delightful pair of earrings showcasing four stunningly sparkling 5mm x 3mm faceted pear-drops of rare blue tanzanite, delicately complemented by serene 7mm x 5mm pear-drops of Ethiopian opal. 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 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.
     

    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.
     

    48mm long (~1¾ 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.
     

    WHJ4024

    £89.95
  • White Opal Sterling Silver Gemstone Necklace

    A charming gemstone pendant showcasing a delightful 14mm x 7mm marquise of lab-grown white opal, elegantly hand-set in a stylish sterling silver bezel setting which showcases it perfectly.
     

    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.
     

    An October birthstone, opal was once dubbed the ‘Patron of Thieves’, believed to render its wearer invisible. Now, though, the opal is more commonly seen as a stone of love and protection.
     

    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.
     

    WHJ3268

    £39.95