(scuse my chipped nail polish!)
Etsy is fantastic for discovering unusual, quirky items, usually at a reasonable cost. As a jewellery-maker myself (more on that VERY soon) I love seeing how other people approach their designs and what gives them inspiration. The jewellery from Bijou Bijoux is delicate and sweet, but well-made and very durable (also, I love the old-fashioned sweet shop wrapping!).
This is on my Christmas list:
But so are these…
Also if you’re a Londoner, Alice (the brains behind Bijou Bijoux) is going to be selling at a market day on 4th December:
Carousel 3 at The Duke of Wellington, Balls Pond Road, Hackney.