Bridal jewellery is, for many women, the most cherished jewellery they will ever own, linked to one of the most emotionally-charged chapters of their lives. This handbook provides an insight into the unique world of catering to this market, guiding the reader through the process of consulting, designing and making. Set out in the easy to follow handbook layout, the book includes simple tips as well as step-by-step demonstrations aimed at beginners or those looking to improve their skills. There is also a section on building up a business and a comprehensive appendix to make this both a long-term reference book and a valuable companion for the more entrepreneurial craftsperson.
Clare Yarwood-White launched Yarwood-White in the Autumn of 2003, fusing her passion for jewellery design with a desire to create a successful business. Her jewellery has been featured in magazines and on television, and according to Vogue.com is a guaranteed mood enhancer . Clare was Winner of the Best Wedding Accessory Designer award at the Wedding Ideas Wedding Awards in both 2006 and 2007, and from March 2007 the Yarwood-White Bridal Jewellery range will be on sale at Liberty, Regent Street.