My Inspiration

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The UK Wildlife Trust have recently been inviting people to add their own ‘wildlife stories’ to their website and I was delighted to see that my story, ‘My Wildlife: My Jewellery Box’ had been published today. If you are familiar with my work, you may know that my first Collection, Swans, was inspired by those… Read more »

craft&design ‘Selected’ Awards

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        craft&design Magazine have announced their annual ‘Selected Maker’ Awards, which promote the work of designer-makers Internationally, and we need your help to get through to the finals! The online public vote determines a shortlist of twelve makers in each of six categories, from which the craft&design panel select six finalists. We would… Read more »

New Engagement Rings

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I’ve been really fortunate to work on some fantastic rings recently. My website has had a New Year refresh too and includes a brand new section to display some beautiful engagement rings. The ring pictured here is a platinum ring set with an amazingly proportioned marquise diamond – you can see a closer image of it… Read more »

Ethical Jeweller of the Year 2015 Finalist

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          Erica is delighted to announce that she has been shortlisted for the prestigious Retail Jeweller ‘Ethical Jeweller of the Year’ 2015 Award. This is very exciting news and the timing of the announcement couldn’t be more perfect, as having just closed an exhibition at Cox & Power in London, supporting the Fairtrade Foundation’s ‘I… Read more »

Say ‘I Do’ with Fairtrade Gold

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  <img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-2052" src="" alt="Kissing-Hares-Ring-gold-and-diamond-320" width="320" height="320" srcset=" 320w, http://www find more×150.jpg 150w,×300.jpg 300w,×130.jpg 130w,×210.jpg 210w,×290.jpg 290w,×125.jpg 125w” sizes=”(max-width: 320px) 100vw, 320px” /> I am delighted to be part of the Fairtrade Foundation’s ‘I DO’ Campaign, launching today at Cox and Power, Chiltern Street, London. This event aims… Read more »

Jewel Street Fine Designer Award

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Erica is delighted to be presented with the much coveted Fine Designer Award from Jewel Street, the online marketplace for professional jewellery. This award is one of 6 selected not by the site themselves, but by the customers who visit it. With 250 jewellery ‘boutiques’ to choose from, showcasing 12,000+ items, Erica’s beautiful designs from… Read more »

The Honey Bee Dance

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The Honey Bee Dance ring was inspired by the curious dance that bees use to communicate. By dancing bees ‘tell’ their hive mates where to find distant flowers with rich new sources of food. Waggle dance of the honey bee plays in my mind – Insect intellect tipping and tapping on toes; Music monumentality swivels… Read more »