Just like you wanted to find The One when you went wedding dress shopping, sourcing the perfect jewellery pieces is essential to completing your bridal look. We’re loving the feminine, delicate simplicity of fine jewellery at the moment, so we decided to put together our edit of five Australian jewellery designers we love – and the pieces you just HAVE to try on with your white dress.
Natalie Marie Jewellery
With a background in fashion, a COFA degree under her belt and a talent for creating romantic keepsakes, this is one jeweller to watch. Natalie makes all the gorgeous pieces in the Natalie Marie Jewellery range by hand in her Sydney studio.
Mini Initial Necklace, from $170
Double Initial Necklace, from $230
Heart Ring, from $150
Faceted Fine Bands, from $40
Fine Bangles, from $100
Sarah & Sebastian
This label, launched in 2011 by creative couple Sarah Gittoes and Robert Sebastian Grynkofki, is the perfect embodiment of modern simplicity. Perfect for 2015’s fashion-forward minimalist bride. (Oh, and we adore the ring below for ‘something blue’!)
Tiny Turquoise Ring, $160
Line Earrings, $110
Love You To The Moon And Back Ring, $110
Tube Necklace, $245
Jasminum Bracelet, $230
Aussie beach babe (and now resident New Yorker) Samantha Wills started out crafting pieces for her school friends before carving out a big name for herself. She is internationally renowned for her boho luxe statement pieces and is now making waves with her fine jewellery line as well.
Imaginary Crescent Ring Set, $129
Moonlight Mile Cuff, $129
Ruby Tuesday Bracelet, $110
Crescent Moon Necklace, $119
Love Letter Necklace, $130
Jan Logan grew up in Narrabri, in north-western NSW, and set up her renowned jewellery store in Sydney’s Double Bay in 1989. Her stunning designs have now been worn by stars including Naomi Watts, Rose Byrne and Jennifer Lopez.
18 Carat Yellow Gold South Sea Pearl Carla Necklace, $1,450
STG Silver Pearl Callas Earrings, $375
STG Silver Infinito Pendant, $110
9 Carat Lucky Pendant, $295
9 Carat Bolas Ring, $325
Designer Tanja Kovacevic has amassed something of a cult following amongst fashion stylists, and it’s easy to see why – these preciously simple, unique pieces just scream ‘made with love’.
Pearl Chain And Silver Bar Bracelet, $145
14 Cara Cross Ring, $220
Multi Cluster Necklace, $152
Pearl Chain Triangle Bracelet, $158
* All prices correct as of January 2015
What jewellery are you planning to wear for your wedding, Knotties?
by Rebecca Hanley