The Astley Clarke jewellery universe is an ever-changing ever-growing phenomenon. With designs made from beautiful precious metals, captivating hand-decorated features and vivid precious gemstones - ladies from all over the world are falling in love with the Britishness and the vivacious beauty of a piece of Astley Clarke jewellery. The company which was founded and set up by Bec Astley Clarke MBE in 2007, has grown in popularity over the years. The UK-based innovator uses traditional manufacturing methods combined with cutting edge technology to create these stylish, attention-demanding pieces for ladies of all ages. The brand’s show room is nestled away in a quiet cobbled mews in London’s Paddington and sits underneath the manufacturing facilities where each and every piece of Astley Clarke jewellery is made.
By building collections around unusual concepts as diverse as celestial bodies, zodiac signs and honeycomb – the company have been able to create their own identity within an incredibly competitive market. The niche designs belonging to Astley Clarke all start out as initial pencil sketches inside the company’s London-based design house. Gradually materials, textures, glistening stones and colours all come together to create something one-off and eye-catching. These dramatic earrings, rings, bracelets and necklaces, despite their unusual aesthetics, can be mixed and matched together to create a different look every day of the week. Alternatively, these designs have been crafted with acute attention to detail and a distinct DNA – enabling the lady the chance to wear each piece as a bold statement-maker wherever she goes.
The Biography collection by Astley Clarke is a line of innovative grown-up friendship bracelets – each design completely different from the next. The company use a plethora of colourful gemstones sourced from all over the world to create these exquisite masterpieces which make for the perfect gift to a special friend on their birthday or a gesture to mark the anniversary of a lasting friendship. Smoky Quartz, Turquoise and White Agate are among an array of spectacular gemstones used in the bracelet designs within the Biography collection. Astley Clarke designers choose 18ct yellow gold vermeil or rose gold vermeil to create the chain and clasp of each bracelet or to accompany a number of colourful cords with a delicate golden nugget edging. Each bracelet from this collection is adorned with the company’s signature gemstone – the Lapis Lazuli stone which is seen embedded into a golden coin at the clasp-end of each bracelet.
The Astley Clark Icon jewellery collection is a line of luxurious pieces of jewellery adorned with eye-catching pave set diamond decoration. The designs which comprise necklaces and bracelets, distil the essence of ancient mosaics and bring a modern edge to ancient craftsmanship. The coin-shaped pieces of jewellery from this collection make more than a statement – they communicate a lady’s taste in British jewellery design, along with her love for glamour and opulence.
The Astley Clarke Stilla collection features contemporary forms adorned in beautiful semi-precious gemstones. Evoking a fluidity and an effortless look once dressed against the skin - these pieces of jewellery, designed in stackable silhouettes, embody quintessential British jewellery manufacture at its finest. Whether looking for something new and refreshing to add to your growing jewellery collection, or in need of something vibrant to add colour and definition to your everyday look – Astley Clarke jewellery is the perfect way to add finesse and elegance to everyday life. Should you require additional information on any of the designs seen within our Astley Clark jewellery collection here at Owen & Robinson, our friendly sales team are always on hand to offer sizing and availability information on every one of these exquisite designs.