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Diamonds are forever

First things first, what is gemology? The combined art and science of studying, cutting, valuing, buying and selling of some of the world’s most precious natural and artificial gems and gemstones. Think diamonds, rubies, sapphires and emeralds and you are on the right more

Related careers: Jewellery Designer

Jewellery designers plan the style and pattern of jewellery, silverware and other decorative metalwork products. The designs may be for mass production, or be made individually or in small numbers by the designer or by other craftworkers. Jewellery designers use their understanding of metals, gemstones and other materials to produce designs which either meet the brief of a client or have the potential to attract customers. As well as creative and practical skills, self-employed designers need marketing skills and commercial awareness. Self-employment often involves...more