Christine Morgan's Profile
Ever since I was a little girl I've been fascinated by gemstones. One of my favourite possessions from my childhood is an amethyst cluster that I nagged my dad to buy me while we were on one of our many holidays in Cornwall. Since then I've collected quite a few gemstone specimens – even now I can't walk past a rock shop without popping in for a look.
As I grew older, the fascination developed into a passion for jewellery. So it was no surprise to anyone that, in 2000, I decided to learn silversmithing and jewellery making. After years of study – mostly short courses at Central St Martin's College of Fashion and Design in London – I set up Rok Chix as an online handmade jewellery business, and had my first order in November 2006.
Working from a tiny home studio means I am limited to using traditional hand tools,…
- Born on April 7
- Joined November 2, 2011