We were delighted to meet jewellery designer and maker Rie Tanabe at a recent trade show. She had such an impressive and diverse collection with so many beautiful and unusual pieces; we were spoilt for choice. After much deliberation we selected ten of our favourite designs to showcase Rie’s work. She makes some wonderfully delicate and intricate models drawing inspiration from flora and fauna.

BEE LOCKET – a gorgeous dainty locket featuring a honey bee on a delicate fretwork honeycomb design. In addition the necklace has a pearl and a aqua jade stone,  beautifully made in silver it has been 22 carat gold plated for a warm tactile feel. BUY NOW £123.00

VICTORIANA STYLE NECKLACE – a pretty necklace inspired by the decorative victoriana style, featuring a delicate ornamental oval frame with the addition of a semi precious drop aqua jade stone, the silver silver necklace has been 22 carat gold plated. BUY NOW £85.00

SEAHORSE NECKLACE –  a wonderful necklace with the ever popular  seahorse motif, beautifully crafted in silver with the added luxurious finish of 22 carat gold plating.  The necklace  has an extra long chain so need for fastenings just slips over the head so very easy to wear. The seahose is accompanied with a small freshwater pearl. A lovely design for the summer. BUY NOW £84.00.

To see these designs and more please view the Gifts for Her page at