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In the spotlight: Helena Malone Goldsmith

In the spotlight: Helena Malone Goldsmith
Portlaoise born Helena Malone Goldsmith has begun 2015 at Showcase Ireland with a Commendation for her Jewellery Craftsmanship. 2014 began with Overall Winner of Best Product at Showcase 2014 and also Best Product in the Jewellery Category of the entire Show.


Savage Beauty Rose Gold

She has won numerous accolades for her unique, contemporary designs. including the acclaimed RDS National Crafts Competition, The Future Makers – Practitioner Award, The Company of Goldsmiths Award in Ireland, the National Enterprise Awards Laois, and Showcase Craftsmanship commended award among several others.
During the summer of 2014 Helena moved her workshop to 29 Wicklow Street in Dublin from her native Portlaoise. Her collections are now available in Brownes Jewellers, Portlaoise.
In 2014 Helena also saw her collectors pieces included in jewellery exhibition ‘Amarach’, in So Gallery, Dublin.
The development and use of textures continues with new work ‘Savage Beauty’ Ideal as partnership rings or stackable beautifully alongside a classic diamond eternity ring. Selections of jewels in this theme are once off collectors pieces.

‘Divine Rhapsody’ is a fine handmade collection, echoing the confidence and movement of ‘Rhapsody’ but in a more subtle manner, and with the addition of brilliant cut Diamonds.
Simplicity, considered design and the highest levels of craftsmanship continue to grace the new pieces. Inspiration drawn from literature and nature’s inherent sense of balance instils a passion for design expressed through textures, strong lines and elegant curves.

Savage Beauty Silver and 18ct Gold Ring. Set with 8.25 Mirror Cut Citrine

All pieces are hand-crafted in her workshop with precious stones and metals ethically sourced. Training in Gemmology enables Helena to handpick the best quality precious stones.
In addition to her own collections Helena works closely with clients on commissioned pieces.
Jewellery should not be left in a box.

Gerry Browne Jewellers, Co. Laois Kilkenny Design Centre, Kilkenny
Celtic Roots, Athlone.The Anchor, Ardmore, Waterford. Stonechat Jewellers, Dublin 2. Designworks, Cork.Heidi Higgins Studio & Boutique, Co. Laois Annette Lappin Jewellers, Monaghan. Enibas, Kinsale, Co. Cork.The Cat and The Moon, Sligo. Aurubis, Sydney.

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