MGilesJewellery

Handmade Silver Jewellery designed by Michelle Giles.

Bournemouth, England · 22 Sales

MGilesJewellery

Handmade Silver Jewellery designed by Michelle Giles.

Bournemouth, England 22 Sales On Etsy since 2016

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Announcement   Hello and thank you for looking at my Etsy page.

***Please note that I'll be out of the studio from Monday 29th May - Friday 2nd June and so have extended my lead times on most items for sale. I'll be picking up my emails so do get in touch if you have any questions. ***

I design and make handmade silver jewellery from my studio in Bournemouth. I love to make pendants, charms, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, bangles and so much more using pure 99.9% silver, sterling silver and semi precious stones. I'm also able to make commissions and bespoke pieces for special occasions, or simply a lovely treat! Thank you and please get in touch if you have any questions. Michelle ❤️

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Last updated on 28 May, 2017

Hello and thank you for looking at my Etsy page.

***Please note that I'll be out of the studio from Monday 29th May - Friday 2nd June and so have extended my lead times on most items for sale. I'll be picking up my emails so do get in touch if you have any questions. ***

I design and make handmade silver jewellery from my studio in Bournemouth. I love to make pendants, charms, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, bangles and so much more using pure 99.9% silver, sterling silver and semi precious stones. I'm also able to make commissions and bespoke pieces for special occasions, or simply a lovely treat! Thank you and please get in touch if you have any questions. Michelle ❤️

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About

For the love of Silver...

Based in Bournemouth, Dorset, I discovered a passion for silversmithing as a hobby in 2010, before I had my daughter. After a few years out, I picked up the tools again and simply love losing myself in my little studio at home, playing around with silver again. This was always supposed to be a hobby but slowly interest in my work has grown, and it was suggested that I promote and sell what I make. I'm thoroughly enjoying making and selling pretty things and especially enjoying working on bespoke pieces for my customers.

All my work is handmade and unique. I make pendants, fingerprint charms, charms, rings, bracelets, bangles using silver clay, which is the purest form of silver. I draw inspiration from what's around me and am always looking to find new things to mould and make things out of. It's such fun to watch a glorious piece emerge and form.

Thanks for looking x

• Fingerprint jewellery • Fingerprint charms • Fingerprint Necklace • Fingerprint Pendant • Fingerprint Jewelry • Personalised Jewellery •

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    Hi, I'm Michelle and I make and sell all the silver goodies that you see listed in my shop.

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Find MGilesJewellery at the following upcoming markets!

  • Littledown Food and Drink Festival
    Littledown Centre
    Chaseside
    BOURNEMOUTH, DORSET

    25 Jun.

    FREE ENTRY! A selection of Street Food and artisan catering, local produce, arts & crafts and live music. There'll be plenty for all the family including face painting, bouncy castles, mini fun fair rides and much more!

  • Littledown Christmas Market 2017
    Littledown Centre
    Chaseside
    BOURNEMOUTH, DORSET

    19 Nov.

    Following the success of this year's event, we will be hosting a Christmas Indoor Market on Sunday 19 November 2017 from 11am-4pm. Great for gift inspiration, where you can browse with a cup of mulled wine or just enjoy the festive fun and atmosphere.

  • Dorset Team Christmas Fair 2017 - Wimborne
    Allendale Centre
    Hanham Road
    WIMBORNE MINSTER, DORSET

    Dec 2–3

    Dorset Team Christmas Fair 2017 - Wimborne Saturday 2nd December and Sunday 3rd December Wimborne Allendale Centre 10am - 4pm FREE ENTRY Over 100 local Etsy sellers will be selling their wares at the market over the course of the two days selling handmade and vintage items as well as craft supplies. For more information on the event please see our Facebook event page which is linked below. Hope to see you there!

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Last updated on 05 Apr, 2017
Frequently asked questions

Custom and personalised orders

Much of the jewellery I make is made to order and specifically for you. Although I strive for consistency on each and every piece, very slight variations are inevitable and no two pieces are ever exactly the same. The usual processing time is 3-5 working days for making individual pieces advertised on Etsy prior to postage.

You may wish to customise your piece in some way. I am happy to help and will give you a price and timescale when you enquire.

Maybe you have an idea for a commission and would like to discuss it. When you commission jewellery based on your own idea, I will visualise it for you and will aim to process the commission within two weeks. I will keep you updated with the progress.

Gift wrapping and packaging

All my items are sent in a lovely gift box, ready to give as a gift (or just as importantly as a treat for yourself). However if you'd like a personalised message to be included just send me a note when putting in the order and I will include a little gift card with your message.

What happens if my package gets lost in the mail?

Although rare, packages do get lost in the post from time-to-time. I will not be held responsible for packages lost in the mail. I send all mail special delivery and will send you a copy of the proof of purchase upon shipping.

Is it possible to purchase a pendant without the chain?

Yes. Please contact me for pricing and instructions for ordering without that chain.

Care instructions

All silver will tarnish over time. This process is natural but some substances in our daily lives will speed the process up, contact with soap, hairspray, perfume, food, latex and even the natural oils on our hands can tarnish silver quicker.

I recommend that you use a good quality jeweller's silver cloth regularly as part of your jewellery cleaning routine before the tarnish process begins.

Always remove jewellery before showering or swimming as silver can react with chemicals and chlorine.

Silver is a soft metal and it will naturally mark and scar if knocked, this is a natural characteristic of silver and means a pure silver charm or pendant will age and wear gradually over time.

UK - Posting your Jewellery

All packages are sent Royal Mail special delivery, insured, and tracked to make sure you get your jewellery safe and sound.

Everything will be sent out Royal Mail special delivery. This is a next day service delivery by 1pm (for the UK). This is tracked, insured and needs to be signed for when delivered. You will be sent an email with the tracking code once your parcel is sent.

International - Posting your Jewellery

International orders are sent usually through Royal Mail with deliveries to Europe within 3-5 working days, and worldwide within 5-7 working days.

International orders are sent tracked, insured, and will need to be signed for upon delivery.

Buyers are responsible for ensuring the address given at checkout is correct and for any customs, taxes or duty fees that may apply/or be applied by your destination country. We suggest that you contact your local customs agency prior to purchase to learn about the costs which may be incurred on the package at the time of delivery. Please note that while not common, items can be delayed by customs and that we (the seller) cannot be held responsible for this delay.

Paying by Paypal

Paypal payment is due within 48 hours of purchase, otherwise the sale will be cancelled.

Ring Sizing

If you don’t know your ring size there are a few options available:

1) purchase a ring sizer from my shop
2) pop into a nearby jewellery shop and they will be able to take your measurements for free.
3) if you know your size but it's not a UK size you can check a conversion chart by clicking on the following link:
http://findmyringsize.com/en/conversiontable.aspx
4) you can also drop me a line with your size according to your country chart

All rings are made to the sizes you specify at checkout or on ordering and charges may apply if you need the ring adjusted after purchase.

Bangle Sizing

To measure for a bangle - Close your fingers together and bring your thumb to your little finger, just as you would when you slide a bangle over your hand. Use a flexible measuring tape, string, or strip of paper and wrap it snugly around your hand at the widest point. Then measure the string/paper with a ruler.

All bangles are made to the sizes you specify at checkout or on ordering and charges may apply if you need the bangle adjusted after purchase.