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Win! Jewellery Prize Draw

Win! Jewellery Prize Draw

I have the pleasure to announce a jewellery prize draw where you could be in with a chance of winning jewellery from my latest collection, including: Cluster Bar Necklace & Stud Earrings. Entry to the prize draw is free, and simple. To enter all you need to do is...

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Wearing the lariat necklace

Wearing the lariat necklace

One of my signature styles, the Lariat necklace, is revitalised with contemporary design cues and materials while retaining its timless ability to transform the drab into the striking. The lariat evolved from one of the oldest necklace designs: the rope necklace, a...

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Making Designer Jewellery 

Making Designer Jewellery 

From the first shiver of inspiration to the last polish of a beautiful handmade necklace: there is a lot that goes into the making of any piece of handmade designer jewellery. That’s why I wanted to explain in a little more detail exactly what happens in the design,...

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What is Contemporary Jewellery Design?

What is Contemporary Jewellery Design?

Contemporary jewellery design is the practice of making jewellery which is strongly rooted in the present; creating pieces which reflect our current cultures, attitudes to life and ways of working. What is considered contemporary will vary from person to person; alot...

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Craft Meets Contemporary

Craft Meets Contemporary

I had the pleasure of collaborating with Paulin on their new watch design, Neo; featuring hand-dying aluminium watch faces in butterscotch yellow, sky blue and white. 

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Jewellery Classes at Helen Swan Jewellery School

Jewellery Classes at Helen Swan Jewellery School

Join Helen Swan in person at her Jewellery School. Take one of her jewellery classes for fun, to create, to make friends or to learn new skills. Available Classes Morning, afternoon or full day Catch up with Friends A fun way to catch up with up to five friends, this...

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Innovator Business Award Finalist

Innovator Business Award Finalist

Helen Swan Jewellery Oh did I mention my nomination... Really pleased to be nominated then selected as one of three finalist from a hundred entrants throughout Scotland. SCOTTISH WOMEN IN BUSINESS Scottish Woman in Business, known affectionately by all as SWIB, was...

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