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Jewellery Personalities

We all have our preferences and dislikes around jewellery, but did you know you can guess someone’s personality by the jewellery they wear? Some even claim that the jewellery can say the most about who you are. Below is jewellery personality info, see if you can find yourself! Centre of Attention Chunky, big and statement…

Why Jewellery is a great as a Christmas Gift

Special Gift that keeps on giving Christmas is a very special celebration for many people and finding a gift that reflects that can be very challenging. Jewellery is not a gift to enjoy during Christmas only, but rather a present that is kept and loved for a long time afterwards as well.   Lovely Surprise…

Jewellery Style: Contemporary

Did you know that each jeweller follows a particular direction when they create jewellery? There are many various jewellery styles, and each designer usually follows the principles of one style in their work. I guess it’s like someone’s fashion style where they like and wear certain pieces. There are many interesting jewellery styles like Estate,…

Choosing the right jewellery for your loved one

Jewellery is a very special gift for your friends or family. However, it’s not exactly easy to choose the right piece for someone even if you know them well. Jewellery is so personal and what we think we know about someone can never be applied for sure to what this person might like in jewellery….

The artisans: The Kiwi craftsmen keeping it real (NZ Herald article )

Below is the snippet about me from the NZ Herald article about kiwi craftsmen. Please read here for the full article.  Debra Fallowfield in her Dunedin studio. Rings by Debra Fallowfield.

HAPPY NEW YEAR-welcome 2018

Happy New Year !! Dean (Hubby ) and I reckon this year is going to be absolutely bloody magic. 2018 BRING IT ON! After a short break we have been back in the workshop soldering, filing, sanding away on pre Christmas orders, plus sneaking in the odd new design in the mix to keep things fresh! I have to…

My “Morning Routine”

My good friend and journalist Amy Parsons-King recently wrote an article in response to what I would call a piece of “fluff” editorial on successful women in businesses daily routines.All  beautiful instagram stars of course! The article (and these “Boss” girls ) were incredibly cringy, and sounded as real as a Mac Donald’s hamburger. Whilst…

Octobers Birthstones-Tourmaline & Opal

 Opals And Tourmalines – A Plethora Of Colours! The October birthstone,  Opal and  Tourmaline are the most radiant gems in the market. Both stones exhibit a vibrant spectrum of colours, lending charm and beauty to any jewellery they are fashioned in. These dual coloured gems are prized across the world and are in high demand for their…

Together Loves: Debra Fallowfield

Tell us about your design background and what lead you into Jewellery Design? I fell accidentally into jewellery when living in Australia ..I worked as a retoucher back in the days PM (pre Macintosh!) on magazines such as Vogue, Marie Claire etc-.Retouching fashion shoots and Mag covers by hand -old school with paintbrush , scalpel, etch…

Kerens Remodel

Keren approached me a while back to create a remodel using some inherited rings of great sentimental value.The main ring (which comprised of sapphires) was previously her Nanas, gifted  to Keren after she passed away, the other diamond ring (with the two small diamonds either side) was from her mother. We began by figuring out what liked l…

Mystic Topaz -What Actually Is It?

Mystic Topaz is a stunningly beautiful gemstone! Mystic Topaz has been on the market since 1998, and the first time I saw it WAYYY back then,I was… Well, Mystified! Mystic topaz looks like no other  gem in the world due to the Insane Iridescent Rainbow Colours that the stone exhibits. It is  Brilliant, Bright, Sparkly, and Beautiful ,all rolled…

INTRODUCING MY LATEST BANGLES

INTRODUCING MY LATEST BANGLES Whilst it is  definitely  common knowledge I am more a “ring” gal, last month I finally grabbed some time to craft some fabulous new bangles from designs I had had swimming in my head for quite sometime. These are solid,bold and edgy -and would make amazing timeless gifts,for young and older…

Debra Fallowfield makes custom jewellery to fall in love with … Crafting every piece entirely by hand..