Delicate, unusual, handmade jewellery

Birmingham, England · 172 Sales


Delicate, unusual, handmade jewellery

Birmingham, England 172 Sales On Etsy since 2016

5 out of 5 stars
Florence Sturt-Joy

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Florence Sturt-Joy

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This gorgeous weather is making me dream of festivals, and this all-new dainty layered necklace is the perfect summer sparkler to keep you shining through the mud raised_hands
New listing alert! Check out my latest dainty button creation for a #vintage look. I love the detail on this one sparkles


Made in the Midlands

From my workshop in Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter, I create delicate, unusual designs for people who want eye-catching jewellery that doesn’t break the bank or their workplace dress code…

As a historian working out of the Jewellery Quarter, I take much of my inspiration from historic architecture and design, but also from found objects and 21st century minimalism. I'm always focusing on the possibilities of shape and texture within delicate jewellery pieces; I wants to prove that designs don’t have to be large to be statement pieces! Each item created is a reflection of both past and present; a vintage button could inspire a modern necklace, whilst new techniques with precious metal clay might prompt the creation of a replica Tudor coin charm. From weddings to workwear and simple to statement, there's a design in our collection to suit everyone.

At Tiding of Magpies, we believe that jewellery is an important means of self-expression, so want to create staple pieces that make people feel even more like themselves every time they wear them. This is why I love nothing more than having the chance to create custom designs for my clients. If you have an idea for a piece, why not drop me a conversation, and we'll get started making your perfect, bespoke design.

And as for the name of my store? Well, although recent research suggests magpies may not be as fond of collecting shiny objects as we all thought, there’s no doubt that we humans are, and that’s where Tiding of Magpies comes in...

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  • Florence

    Owner, Creator, Designer

    Magpie, silversmith and glitter-obsessive. I grew up sewing, knitting, scrapbooking, painting and making jewellery. A History degree, some jewellery courses, and a move to Brum later, I’m finally pursuing my love of creating and of all things shiny.

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