Copycats and thieves

Recently, I stumbled on a photo on Instagram of a lady wearing a pair of earrings that looked to me like a pair of Buccellati earrings. Gorgeous with its distinct filigree design, or so I thought! I clicked the photo to get a better look at it, excited as I always am at the idea … Continue reading Copycats and thieves

Rising Gem Showcase – Artsmith Collections by Gbenga Dada

It’s not often that you find male jewellery designers, especially young, male jewellery designers with a large following but that is exactly what jewellery designer, stylist and Fashion Writer, Gbenga Dada has successfully accomplished. With his focus on statement beaded jewellery for weddings and special events and features in lifestyle magazines and on platforms such … Continue reading Rising Gem Showcase – Artsmith Collections by Gbenga Dada

Chat with SWAROVSKI Crystals Ambassador, Ms O Abdullahi

Chatting with Ms Abdullahi is chatting with someone who knows an enviable amount about the details behind jewellery making. Her company Crafties Hobby Craft which she founded in 2002 is the pioneer distributor of SWAROVSKI Crystals in Nigeria as well as the jewellery designers’ favourite Beadlon Flexible wires and tools. Not only is she a … Continue reading Chat with SWAROVSKI Crystals Ambassador, Ms O Abdullahi