Leather Jewellery.

Leather jewellery is becoming more and more popular. We find it fly’s out of our London showroom. The appeal seems to be that it combines something extremely precious with something that is synonymous with toughness, masculinity, and wearability. That is not to exclude the ladies of course because us ladies like toughness and wearability too. Leather jewellery is fantastic for making a statement. It looks modern, contemporary and cool.
It appears that some men look on leather jewellery as being more wearable in an everyday setting.

Our Men’s Anchor leather wrist bracelet

Throughout history the wearing of jewellery has been about status. The more land you had the more jewellery you wore. If you were a Viking, you might wear your savings on your arms as silver amulets and beads. When you went shopping you could use a bit of jewellery for your purchases. Nowadays, except on rare occasions people tend not to want to shout about their wealth ( Kim Kardashian being one of the exceptions)  people generally like to be a bit more discreet about what they are worth. For this reason its now very hard to  look at someone and calculate their net worth. Often the richest people look very low key indeed.

The making of our Leather Snap bracelet 

Leather jewellery is a great compromise between these two worlds. We know that our customers like to pair gold with leather. Its a great contrast between the two worlds of expensive jewellery and a more urban style  and at the same time this type of look is very popular.

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The Most Romantic Gift Of All, The Romance Of Real Rubies

Please allow us to introduce you to our most wonderful Raspberry Heart collection.

We have a number of different stone and metal options which are all available to order using our drop down menus on our product pages. The ruby and gold necklace is a particularly popular choice as is the diamond and gold necklace. Our Raspberry Heart collection is a stunning and very luxurious collection full of heirloom pieces. There will be lots of daughters looking sideways at their mothers Ruby necklace, with lust in their eyes, if you buy one of these. Or… if you have a slightly wild unconventional side, or your loved one does, how about a black diamond necklace? All these combinations are a possibility.

Ruby and Gold Heart Necklace

Our Stephen Einhorn Raspberry Heart Necklace

The Raspberry Heart is a timeless collection, not only for Valentine’s Day but as a simple romantic gift  for anytime of the year. It’s a little piece of luxury that is never going to disappoint. The rather stunning heart pendant necklace from the collection, and each earring, is set with 33 pavé set stones. This is all done in our workshop in Islington, using a special microscope which magnifies up to 100 times.


Raspberry Heart Diamond stud earrings

Raspberry Heart diamond Pave stud earrings

The stones are set using an age old technique of raising the metal around them to hold each tiny stone in place and make it secure. It is slow and very accurate work that you need to be very skilled to do.

 

Raspberry Heart  Collection  earringsRaspberry Heart, Ruby Pave drop clip earrings

This collection like everything at Stephen Einhorn is handmade in our London based workshop, so when you buy from us, it’s a lifelong relationship. (Not in an intense smothering way, but in a helpful, ‘yes we are here to help’ type way.) We are one of the few people who still make their designs in the UK, So.. pick any precious metal, or any stone, within this collection to make it yours.

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

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The Shimmering Imelda May

We were lucky enough to be invited to Ronnie Scott’s to see a showcase of this rather wonderful singer. I hadn’t seen her perform before and she was pretty amazing. Personally I’m not interested in any singers or musicians who can’t acquit themselves in a live situation, but Imelda May is the real deal. She has a depth of passion and such a self assured way that she delivers each song that she makes the hairs on the back of your neck prickle… (Well mine did, maybe I’m too hairy?) Oh and Jeff Beck joined her on stage, pretty good for a Monday night. Check out this video in which she is wearing our silver Shimmer earrings and gold small Heart necklace.

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Unwrap Our Christmas Gift Guide

Stephen Einhorn Christmas Gift Guide - Luxury Jewellery London

Whether you’re looking for inspiration or already have the perfect gift in mind, unwrap our wonderful Christmas gift guide for handcrafted jewellery designs for him & her. We have new designs, our beautiful Winter jewellery collection, and lovely little sparkly things for your table settings on Christmas day. Have a look and if necessary pass your wish list on to Santa…

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A Winter Engagement

It’s that lovely time of year again… Hasn't it come round fast? The time of families, too much alcohol, and of trying not to eat too much, yep failed again… And it’s the time for that special winter proposal. What could be more romantic and more unexpected than to become engaged over Christmas or New Year? A snow topped mountain, or in front of a log fire, a ring slipped into your Christmas stocking perhaps? Oh how unexpected! We are here to help those wishes come true, simply take a look at our stunning collection of engagement rings  Remember, when buying an engagement ring London and UK based customers can visit our jewellery shop on Upper Street Angel, Islington. Here you are able see our unique engagement ring collection up close and personal. We can talk you through our conflict free diamond and ethical stone policy, we will happily explain to you about the 4C’s of diamonds, we will even let you know our wedding cake preferences should you feel like asking.  We'd love to see you... and don’t forget we are one of the few British companies left who make our engagement rings on site. We can alter, we can revamp, we can service, and generally look after your cherished Stephen Einhorn ring. We pride ourselves on the highest levels of customer care and aftercare; with us it's a lifelong relationship. A bit like being married really…  If on the other hand you aren't based in the UK fear not! You can choose and buy your beautiful engagement ring right here online and if you have any questions just get in touch – we’re here to help.

It’s that lovely time of year again… Hasn’t it come round fast? The time of families, too much alcohol, and of trying not to eat too much, yep failed again… And it’s the time for that special winter proposal. What could be more romantic and more unexpected than to become engaged over Christmas or New Year? A snow topped mountain, or in front of a log fire, a ring slipped into your Christmas stocking perhaps? Oh how unexpected! We are here to help those wishes come true, simply take a look at our stunning collection of engagement rings.

Remember, when buying an engagement ring London and UK based customers can visit our jewellery shop on Upper Street Angel, Islington. Here you are able see our unique engagement ring collection up close and personal. We can talk you through our conflict free diamond and ethical stone policy, we will happily explain to you about the 4C’s of diamonds, we will even let you know our wedding cake preferences should you feel like asking.

We’d love to see you… and don’t forget we are one of the few British companies who make our engagement rings on site. We can alter, we can revamp, we can service, and generally look after your cherished Stephen Einhorn ring. We pride ourselves on the highest levels of customer care and aftercare; with us it’s a lifelong relationship. A bit like being married really…

If on the other hand you aren’t based in the UK fear not! You can choose and buy your beautiful engagement ring online and if you have any questions just get in touch – we’ve been doing this for over 20 years and are here to help!

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A True Romance

The evening was sultry, close, hardly a breath of air. It had been like that for days in the ‘Columbian campo’. Owen and Louise had been working hard in the bakery since 4.am… the villagers relied on them for their staple artisanal sourdough baguettes, without them how could the harvest be bought in? Owen could hear a baby crying in the distance as he kneaded the last batch of dough, tonight, he thought to himself I will do it tonight… Its the circle of life, it has to go on.

Always there were interruptions, the first time just as he was about to ask… a villager had hammered on Owen and Louise’s door looking to borrow a cup of sugar, the next time it was a horse bite that had turned nasty, how was Owen ever going to ask Louise to be his wife? The sweat from his brow dripped onto the last batch of dough, it’s a circle of bread he thought idly…

Later that evening cleaned and dressed in his finest poncho, Owen held Louise’s hand tightly in his as they climbed the hill behind their village house. She was a stunning women, her big round earrings glinted in the moonlight and her bright red lips spoke of promise and fulfilment. At last they came to their favourite palm tree and Owen taking a deep breath turned to Louise. He pulled her close against his manly chest and whispered into her freshly laundered hair, My darling… could you? Would you?……………..

I would like to tell you the rest but it gets a bit steamy after that, what with the humidity and the crickets etc, but I am happy to report, that our two lovers have just got married! Honestly it’s as if we were there the reporting of these events are SO accurate!

Owen and Louise came to us for their rings and to show you what can be done, Owen has had our silver Signet ring with his favourite Columbian palm tree engraved on it, and Louise has a yellow gold Halo wedding ring! What would you have?

Stephen Einhorn signet ring with palm tree engraving

 

 

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Women’s Jewellery Style: Hoop Earrings

Stephen Einhorn Womens Jewellery on Lea Seydoux in Dazed

Hoop earrings are a jewellery box essential which have a long history both in and out of pop culture. They are the little black dress of the jewellery world – a classic which have never really gone out of style.

Our hoop earrings come in all shapes and sizes, from subtle and dainty to big and bold and are very difficult to get wrong, as the best thing about them is that they go with pretty much anything, and can’t be dressed up or down. Also the really great thing about hoops is that they frame you face and help define your features and because of this they compliment any face shape. So if you’re going to invest in a new jewellery piece this season make it a pair of hoops – they really are an all round winner!

Here’s a few of our favourite looks that show just how versatile they are. From Léa Seydoux’s laid-back luxe look, to Kiernan Shipka’s bohemian loveliness and Coco Gordon Moore’s rock and roll vibe, there really is a pair of hoops to suit any style.

Shop our earrings collection here.

Stephen Einhorn Womens Jewellery on Kiernan Shipka in Dazed

Stephen Einhorn Womens Jewellery on Coco Gordon Moore in Dazed

 

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Win £500 To Spend On Jewellery & Beauty Products

Look dazzling this autumn (it’s just around the corner!) with £250 to spend on jewellery with us and £250 to spend with fabulous natural skincare brand Seascape Island Apothecary. We’ve teamed up with My Beauty Matches (a life and time saving!) luxury one-stop personalised product matching website to bring you this wonderful prize, guaranteed to see you skipping through September. Enter here.

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Show Your Jewellery Off To Its Full Potential With Perfectly Polished Hands & Nails

Your new Stephen Einhorn ring or bracelet is looking fabulous and everyone wants to take a look, which means all the attention is on your hands… And if you’re anything like us they might not be in the best shape… we’re busy people! But fear not, all is not lost… we have found ourselves a beauty expert who is ready to give us some top tips to get your hands and nails looking picture perfect.

Over to you Rachael…

Whether you have commissioned your dream bracelet, are working a curated stack of rings,  or are sporting a diamond sparkler from that very lucky someone. Before you go showing it off, follow these tips to show off your new jewellery at its best.

This all starts with having perfectly polished nails.  As the beauty editor of My Beauty Matches the first (and smartest) personalised product matching site for beauty, as well as the largest beauty retailer in the world, I’ve picked up some handy tips (no pun intended) for getting your hands ready in a flash. Not to mention a dab hand at an emergency manicure for a post surprise proposal to make even the most overworked hands look glam, and let’s face it, Instagram ready!

Step 1: Remove ALL existing nail polish

Before you try and paint over 3 coats of nail polish that have been there since last tuesday, stop right there! Don’t even bother, you will end up with a lumpy finish that will draw attention away from your sparkler and onto your ragged nails.

Step 2: Shape Up

If your nails vary in length then give them a quick swipe with a nail file to make them all the same length. Keep it classic with a square or oval nails to keep all attention on your jewellery.

Step 3: Pick Your polish

If you’ve got a bespoke jewel encrusted ring or bracelet sitting near your hands, don’t make it look cheap with any old colour.  The right manicure can really complement  statement rings and bracelets.

For rings with colour from turquoise, emerald, topaz  and amethyst tones incorporate those vivid stone colours within your manicure to compliment both the stone and polish.

If your piece is graphic and structural, especially if it’s made with a highly polished metal then juxtapose it with a matte polish to show off the texture.  Matte grey or onyx are chic and go with any metal tone.

If your jewellery has bronze, copper or rose gold tones then accentuate those colours with luxe, metallic accents on your nails. Navy, Olive and rust  would be perfect against the burnished bronze finish of the pieces.

In general try and stay with the tonal palette of the jewels or metals you are wearing or go for a neutral colour like stark white, black, grey or nude that will really make the colours pop.

You can shop My Beauty Matches treasure chest of nail colours here. Trust us when we say if you need it they will have it!

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