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‘Best of British’ Gifts: Jewellery from ‘The Silver Shed’

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Today the sun was shining on the Frome Artisan market in Somerset, England…

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…and I felt inspired to shine a light on one of the warmest, friendliest and sweetest, English artisan jewellers I’ve met: Gemma of  ‘The Silver Shed’…  

Gemma jeweller credit

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At first glance, this stall really jumped out at me  because  1). the beautiful way the stall was displayed, (such as the shabby chic glamorous white mirror, the bunny bowl centre table, and retro cases) and 2). the silver engraved words.  My attention was also caught because the vision for my own brand  (‘Enlighten Me…’®) extends to jewellery with uplifting, enlightening messages.   So I’m always on the lookout for jewellers who can engrave words for me in the future.

bracelets

And then at a closer look,  I was really struck by just how much devotion, ingenuity and resourcefulness goes into Gemma’s work. Her folk-inspired pieces are absolute gems. I learned…

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