Made with Love: Kat Dibbits Jewellery Design

Our latest showcase of jewellery design comes courtesy of Horwich-based creative Kat Dibbits. Creating under the name Made with Love, Kat reworks vintage finds such as brooches, earring drops, bracelet links etc. using various precious stones, pearls and chains to produce unique pieces. “I started making jewellery five years ago – I made some for a … Continue reading

Contemporary Jewellery by Helen Markham

Helen Markham is a jewellery designer and maker based in Manchester. She divides her time between making from her home studio in Tyldesley, and shared workspace at Manchester Craft and Design Centre where she works alongside Deborah O’Neill and Eve Redmond. Helen creates predominantly silver jewellery, but combines this with gold, base metals, and precious … Continue reading

Three Dimensional Design Graduate Eleanor Simms

Having recently graduated from Manchester School of Art in Three Dimensional Design, Eleanor Simms is now in the process of setting up a studio and workshop space.  On show for you today are some images from part of Eleanor’s  degree show collection entitled ‘On the Verge of an Exchange,’ portraying the misuse of trust in … Continue reading

Interview with Jewellery Designer Melissa Keith-Jopp

This afternoon, we bring you our latest interview with jewellery designer and textile fanatic Melissa Keith-Jopp of JoppDesign. Here, we gain an insight into her experiences, designs and working life.  Hi Melissa, it’s a pleasure to continue our interview series with you! Firstly, could you explain to our readers what you do and how you started … Continue reading