If there was ever a time you deserved to treat yourself to some sparkly accessories, it is now. You know it, we know it, everybody knows it.
Not to mention doing so would mean supporting local businesses who now, more than ever need some love.
So, in honour of all that we’ve made you something special. It’s a list of Gold Coast jewellery businesses and there are some goodies friends.
She’s been around for a little while now and it’s easy to see why. Violet Gray by Alex Olsen, creates handmade, bespoke gold pieces made with stunning Earth-grown stones that will last for lifetimes. Each piece is absolutely breathtaking and unlike everything you’ve ever seen before. Perfection.
Australian Outback Opals
Found in Mt Tamborine, Australian Outback Opals specialise in what some of us believe is the most stunning stone in the world (they’re like little galaxies guys). You can purchase one of the stunning pieces in store or have something custom made, which we highly recommend. All opals are sourced from outback Australia and they’re all so beautiful. We love.
Frankly My Dear
Beloved label Frankly My Dear create sterling silver and gold plated pieces you are sure to absolutely love. From layered necklaces to delicate earrings and a stunning bridal collection, it won’t be hard to find a few things to treat yourself to. We personally love the Zodiac Wheel pendant best.
We’ve been following local brand YCL Jewels for many years now and the brand, by self-taught designer Fabienne, has grown to win countless awards and become absolutely adored by women all over the world. Designs are made in small batches and inspired by the art in every day and all consciously created. We’re big fans.
Husband and wife team, Ashley and Dean started Cort Jewellery to create handmade pieces in epic designs and they have become much-loved worldwide. Specialising in edgy signet rings that break the mould of traditional design, the pair also create pendants and bracelets and have recently launched reloved collection, made from restored jewellery. Do yourself a favour.
Jewellery by Kim
Handmade jewellery by a local gal who’s been passionate about creating for the past 25 years, JBK was born from the desire to create everyday jewellery for the woman who doesn’t want to feel everyday. The collection is filled with sterling silver pieces, some with precious stones and they’re all very lovely.
Gems and Minerals
Specialising in Australian Opals, Baltic Amber, Pearls and gemstone jewellery, the team at Gems and Minerals, upstairs at The Oasis Broadbeach, have been serving the Gold Coast community with quality jewellery for many years. There you’ll find unusual pieces and a very knowledgeable team.
Deer Honey Jewellery
Custom-made, fine jewellery including diamond bands, engagement rings, earrings, cocktail rings and pendants, Deer Honey Jewellery can absolutely create something special for any need. Their designs are unique and there’s nothing they can’t do.
Ribs & Dust
As seen in Vogue (fancy), Ribs & Dust make bespoke jewellery including engagement rings and you’re going to want to get your hands on some quick smart. There are custom signet rings and double-sided pendants in 18k gold, opal engagement rings and all kinds of beautiful goodness. Choose your own adventure here, the world is your sparkly oyster.
Words by Kirra Smith