10 Christmas Gift Ideas from Independent Accessory Designers
Posted on 09 December 2017
It's official - Christmas is fast approaching. If you’re anything like us, you’ll be scrambling to find the perfect gift for your loved ones last minute. But, just by chance, if you're organised enough to get your gifts bought early, we've got a Christmas treat for you. To help with the Christmas rush, we’ve selected pieces from 10 independent accessory designers that will make the perfect gifts. If you’re in the Covent Garden area this festive season, pieces by all of these designers are available to purchase at our store throughout December! With watches, necklaces and rings that would even put a smile on the Grinch’s face, you’d be silly not to.
Edge Only design contemporary jewellery with an edge. These highly finished designs are created for men and women to reflect their unique personal style. Forget five gold rings, this Christmas we’ll be happy with one rugged ring in Sterling Silver.
ANNABELLE LUCILLA JEWELLERY
Annabelle Lucilla founded her eponymous jewellery collection in May 2013. Inspired by the Greek God of the sun, ‘Helios’, this collection adds a touch of glimmering gold to everyday life. These designs make the perfect gift for someone who loves a little luxury and decadence.
Continuing the theme of luxurious gold is this beautiful antique necklace from Carousel Jewels. Handmade with gorgeous detailing, this necklace is perfect for someone who loves the spotlight.
The Orbit Rotate Bangle is made from two square bangles that are riveted together with 5mm pearls, which allows the bangles to rotate around each other. This mimics the circulation of the planets in space, giving the piece its name.
London-based bag brand Rose Hovord was founded by Alice Bowring. After studying the history of culture and fashion, Alice decided to become a Leather Atelier. The Bertie Backpack in blue and red is a wonderful option for day to night shenanigans. This bag is the ideal gift for a Londoner to brighten up their commute.
Ekria is a contemporary jewellery brand that is inspired by the future. By finding the timeless beauty in subtle design, Ekria is for people who appreciate simplicity. This delicate choker in rose gold is the ideal gift for anyone who wants to turn heads for all the right reasons.
Since 2001 Toosis have been designing elegant statement pieces in sterling silver. This ring, designed with irregular cut onyx, quartz and labradorite stones, would make a lovely gift for someone who values individuality.
ADEXE is a watch brand that designs watches with the 21st century wearer in mind. This piece is inspired by the architecture of the Biosphere Museum in Montreal. Lovers of sleek, scandi design will be happy to find one of these watches under the Christmas tree.
Alex Orso's collections of jewellery are designed in London with a simple, masculine design ethos. This necklace is cast in solid sterling silver and plated in Rhodium. With an understated vibe, it's perfect for the style-conscious man in your life.
Burlingham is a British watch brand that is driven by a desire to make the world a better place. With a real leather strap in a festive shade of forest green, there’s no better Christmas gift than this.
Don't forget all of these independent accessory designers will available to shop at our Covent Garden store this December.
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