The Winterson Journal

The very latest news, musings and opinions from the world of Winterson. Quite simply, a celebration of a jewellery, fashion, culture and the business behind luxury.

  • Rock Star – The Impressionist Jewels of Andrew Grima
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    Rock Star – The Impressionist Jewels of Andrew Grima

    The largest private collection of Andrew Grima jewellery to appear at auction goes on sale at Bonhams, London this autumn. In this article, we take...

  • Interview with Melanie Georgacopoulos
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    Interview with Melanie Georgacopoulos

    Melanie Georgacopoulos is renowned for her work reinventing the pearl for a younger 21st century audience. Today’s renewed fascination with the g...

  • Interview with Designer Vicky Lew
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    Interview with Designer Vicky Lew

    Malaysian-born Vicky Lew started her creative life in her father's footsteps, excited by the gemstones and decorative elements that he used to creat...

  • Hella Jongerius is Breathing Colour at the Design Museum
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    Hella Jongerius is Breathing Colour at the Design Museum

    Breathing Colour, the new show by Hella Jongerius at London’s Design Museum, is the culmination of 15 years of research by one of the Netherlands'...

  • Yanmi Lui, Winner of the Winterson Prize 2017
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    Yanmi Lui, Winner of the Winterson Prize 2017

    Yanmi Lui was announced as the winner of the 2017 Winterson Prize for the Best Use of Pearls at Central Saint Martins, London last night, where e...

  • Winterson Prize 2017: Meet The Designers Part II
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    Winterson Prize 2017: Meet The Designers Part II

    Each year we work with the student jewellery designers at Central Saint Martins in London, giving them an opportunity to experience designing with p...

  • Winterson Prize 2017: Meet The Designers Part I
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    Winterson Prize 2017: Meet The Designers Part I

    Each year we work with the student jewellery designers at Central Saint Martins in London, giving them an opportunity to experience designing with p...

  • Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion at the V&A
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    Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion at the V&A

    Extraordinary as it may seem, the V&A’s Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion, recently opened, is the first British exhibition to focus on the work of...

  • The New Precious Gems
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    The New Precious Gems

    How are precious gems defined by today's jewellers and how has this changed over the years? Precious and semi-precious gems have become more diffic...

  • Design Inspiration: Radiant Overtones of Pearls
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    Design Inspiration: Radiant Overtones of Pearls

    One important and enduring design inspiration in jewellery is colour. The beautiful and unique qualities of a pearl and other colourful gemstones br...

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