Our next Guest Selects is Dan Dower, an old friend of Dazzle and one half of the creative force behind British jewellery brand Dower & Hall. We asked Dan to cast his expert eye on the Dazzle Invites collection and pick his top four pieces.
Dazzle Invites - Guest Selects. We share our second guests selection with you Bryna Pomp. Having spent her entire career in the field, Bryna is a globally recognised expert in contemporary jewellery. Working for the Museum of Arts and Design in New York as Director of MAD About Jewelry since 2011.
As part of Dazzle Invites we called upon industry experts and collectors to select their favourite pieces from the exhibition. We start off with journalist and Art critic Corinne Julius.
Lorraine Hitt is the designer and creator of Elsiem Jewellery, whose designs are inspired by modern architectural and sculptural forms, adopting a very simple and bold style, with an edge. Stylishly combining new technology with handmade techniques.
As part of Dazzle's 40th celebrations we've picked out 40 brooches from the Dazzle personal collection dating back to the first exhibition in 1981 to the current day - showing you a snapshot into the history of Dazzle and the jewellery we have shown over the 40 years.
Dazzle has been going for 35 years and in that time co-founder Christine Bola has built up quite a collection of jewellery. We pick out some of her favourites over the years.
Anna creates jewellery filled with sparkle and movement. Forging individual strands of silver and gold, she brings them together to form a whole, creating stunning pieces that sit beautifully on the body and are enticing to the touch.
This month we're delighted to welcome French jewellery designer Clara Breen as our guest blogger. I love to play with the notion of the contemporary keepsake by combining paper and precious metals when designing some of my jewellery pieces. I…
Another search through my jewellery boxes revealed some interesting pieces by Edinburgh maker Anne Finlay. I found a brooch , still attached to its printed display card, two handpainted bangles tied with cotton and some unusual aluminium earrings. I think…
We are thrilled to be holding our Edinburgh Festival Dazzle at Dovecot Studioson Infirmary Street. It is such an amazing building and our first floor gallery is spacious and flooded with light. As it is the centenary year for Dovecot…