Belle Smith makes jewellery from discarded pistachio shells

Central Saint Martins graduate Belle Smith combines discarded pistachio shells with precious metals to create her jewellery pieces. London-based Smith creates a wearable textile with the repurposed waste shells, by attaching them to delicate necklace chains made from recycled silver and steel. She then shapes this textile into hollow spheres and tubes. Before being threaded onto the wire chains, each shell is … Read more Belle Smith makes jewellery from discarded pistachio shells

This new jewellery line will cater to needs of the entire bridal crew

Mumbai-based designer Shaheen Abbas’ brand ‘Flower Child’ is equal parts bold and feminine, and has been a constant favourite with many on the social radar, including the likes of Dia Mirza and Maria Goretti. Now, Abbas is launching ‘Urooj’, an extension of her label that will bring her long-standing interests in gemology and jewellery design together. The collection … Read more This new jewellery line will cater to needs of the entire bridal crew

Lylie’s: An e-waste jewellery brand

London – Electronic waste or e-waste, that this technological rubbish is now commonly referred to, is a growing issue and is simultaneously catching the media’s attention at the same rate. The New York Times declared last month that “e-waste offers an economic opportunity as well as toxicity,” due to the rising number of recycling companies … Read more Lylie’s: An e-waste jewellery brand

Jewellery Firm Gabriel & Co Uses AR To Enhance Online Shopping

One of the difficulties with shopping online for anything that needs to be worn, such as clothing, watches, make-up or, as in this case, jewellery, is trying to figure out how it will look when it is actually on the person. Jewellery brand Gabriel & Co is joining several other retailers in using augmented reality (AR) to overcome this … Read more Jewellery Firm Gabriel & Co Uses AR To Enhance Online Shopping