Free diamond jewellery grading and certification services by Solitaire Gemmological Laboratories 11:00-17:00 Monday 6th& Friday 10th
Solitaire Gemological Laboratories will offer free diamond jewellery grading and certification services where you can obtain a certificate of authenticity and quality. This includes information on clarity, colour, shape and product type. All this is done free of charge (normally £20) during London Jewellery Week.
Presentation by Meanings and Attachments 11:00-17:00 Monday 6th
Meanings and Attachments,(2001-present) are an ongoing written/audio and photographic record of people’s personal connections to the jewellery that they wear. Through jewellery, issues of value, communication, personal and collective histories are explored. This global project reflects the importance of owning, giving and wearing jewellery throughout our lives. www.jewelleryislife.com
Jewellery making workshop by Holts Design Academy 11:00-13:00, 14:00-16:00, 17:00-19:00 Monday 6th- Sun 12th
Ever wondered how jewellery is made? How does a piece of wax get turned into a ring? How does soldering work? A blend of hands on activities that even a beginner can try – simply pull up a chair and have a go! Over two hours you can try your hand at making your very own piece of jewellery from a wire ring to a secret locket and loads in between, our staff will be on hand to guide you. Look out for our Holts Academy assistants at the Spitalfields venue to get details of demonstrations day by day.
Jewellery Catwalk Showcase 13:00 – Friday 10th