BEADED & WIRED
Beaded & Wired is a costume jewellery brand made in Malta. The shapes and shades of the pieces immediately make you realize they are inspired by the Mediterranean sea. The jewellery is made with stainless steel findings and other high quality materials as well as upcycled elements, such as vintage beads, and other pieces of bijouterie. You can find Beaded & Wired at Heartwork artisan boutique, Birgu.
Silvana, founder of Firecrafted designs and handcrafts contemporary, eco-friendly jewellery made from precious metal clay, which is a medium composed of recycled silver or bronze particles, an organic binder and water. Once kiln-fired, it produces a solid silver/bronze piece. Silvana enjoys embellishing her designs with elements such as pressed flowers and natural or semi-precious stones, while including colourful beads, some of which are repurposed from vintage jewellery pieces. Firecrafted is a unique and sustainable jewellery brand with one-of-a-kind pieces.
HANDMADE BY ALINA
Alina is a veterinarian with a passion for animals, nature and the sea which can be seen in all of her creations. Each product is unique, handmade with the use of natural flowers, leaves, pine cones, plaster, clay and bio-based resin, while all the additional materials are recycled into other projects. Her portfolio includes jewellery, home decor pieces, bags and cute small trinkets. She regularly donates to the Cat Sanctuary.
Yoanna, the founder of Mayana Creations creates beautiful silver filigree and resin jewellery with unique contemporary designs using pressed flowers and a variety of other natural and organic pieces to compliment her jewellery. Using her creativity and talents, Yoanna creates fun and interesting craft workshops for young children with the aim of enhancing their imagination, motor skills and a positive perception of the world around us.
Marisa comes from a mechanical engineering sector and founded Peprin as a way to fulfill her artistic thirst and a need to express her feminine traits. She designs She designs delicate jewellery depicting leaves, flowers plants and other beautiful patterns of nature. and Maltese icons, such as ‘luzzu’. Marisa perfects her products with sustainable immaculate packaging.
Sunrise Beads Malta creates colorful jewellery and accessories using various types of beads, gemstones, pendants and shells. Wiktoria, the creator of the brand, is guided by the principle of ‘waste no more’ and believes in giving a new life and purpose to old things. She collects beads from around the world to re-use and re-purpose in her creations. Sunrise Beads Malta also caters for personalised children’s party gifts and designs modern be-spoke jewellery from sentimental old jewellery pieces.
TARA LOIS JEWELLERY
Tara Lois isn’t just an international award-winning jewellery designer, she’s a narrative architect, weaving clients’ DNA into bespoke jewellery, sculpted in precious metal, enamel and gemstones. She also creates limited edition unique pret-a-porter collections. Her foundational training at London’s Golsmiths’ Centre was instrumental, but it was her avant-garde education in design and DJCAD that truly set her artistic spirit free. Tara’s speciliazation is redesigning heirloom jewellery into modern wearable pieces whilst keeping important visual elements from the original pieces, so retraining memories and emotional connections.