Hidden Gem: Pippa Small, Jeweller

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on Pippa Small of @PippaSmallJewellery Small has been at the forefront of fairtrade jewellery practices, long before it became cool. Quintessentially British and sustainably cool, her designs are sought after globally. In their words:"Pippa … Continue reading Hidden Gem: Pippa Small, Jeweller

Hidden Gems: Sian Evans, Coppersmith

  Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on Sian Evans, Coppersmith. You've heard of a Goldsmith and of course a Silversmith. Not forgetting a Blacksmith! What about a Coppersmith? The San Miguel Rich List Magazine describe coppermsithng as a niche art. According … Continue reading Hidden Gems: Sian Evans, Coppersmith

Hidden Gems: LR Vandy, Artist

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on LR Vandy. Lisa is a contemporary artist, whose work I discovered @154artfair In the Hull series, she explores the relationship between journeys/trade/commodities and how they link to masks. You can find out more on her … Continue reading Hidden Gems: LR Vandy, Artist