The Best Australian Jewellery Brands You Need to Know About
Elevate your outfit with a stunning piece from these beautiful Australian jewellery brands.
There’s nothing better than putting an outfit together with the perfect piece of jewellery. And, when it comes to finding beautiful gems, trinkets and treasures, look no further than the best Australian jewellery brands. Whether it’s a look-at-me pair of statement earrings or a dainty ring stack, check out these beloved Aussie jewellery labels for the next shiny keepsake to add to your collection.
Hailing from the creative mecca that is Byron Bay, Temple of the Sun is our go-to for sustainably-made jewellery with a whimsical yet understated edge. The handcrafted designs take inspiration from ancient symbology, so you can expect plenty of astrological and Ancient Grecian references in modern, easy to wear designs. The talented couple behind Temple of the Sun, Yonna Derofe and Darren Gallant, regularly release new collections. The latest? A sophisticated solid gold fine jewellery range combining bold Victorian motifs with those from Ancient Rome.
Few accessories can elevate an outfit like a grand piece of jewellery, and SAINT VALENTINE's sophisticated staples are no exception. The classy pieces are crafted from ethically-sourced materials and the brand even offers a 50% store credit in exchange for returning your pre-loved purchases. If you're after a pretty pearl necklace to pair with a classic linen dress, gold hoops for effortless, everyday wear, minimalist chains designed for layering, or stylish hairclips in earthy tones, SAINT VALENTINE has you covered.
An editorial fave for everyone from magazine editors and celebrity stylists, to influencers and Aussie women alike, Ryan Storer is a local jewellery designer doing big things. From bold, gold chains to beautifully edgy ear cuffs, Ryan Storer's cool designs provide the perfect way to express your style with any outfit. We're currently loving the gold and pearl designs of the Ryan Storer x Albus Lumen Capsule collection.
The go-to fine jeweller for the millennial bride, Natalie Marie handcrafts a beautiful range of engagement rings and wedding bands, alongside bespoke jewels and keepsake pieces. Inspired by the modern woman, expect to fall in love with her range of fine ring stacks and signet rings.
Local jewellery designer Nikki Ehrlichstarted up ENESEA in 2019 and the brand is all about handmade and custom designs. Incorporating pearls, beads and shells into her range of earrings, necklaces, charms, and bracelets, each piece combines natural elements and contemporary design to evoke a new sense of style.
Drawing on a deep appreciation for art, travel and architecture, Amber Sceats is best known for creating abstract jewellery that are like wearable works of art. Often playing with resin, beading and irregular pearls, each piece exudes individuality and elegance with a cool girl edge. Right now, her plated coin pendants and signet rings are hot property, seen just about everywhere on Instagram.
Known for her exuberant jewellery and baroque-inspired pieces, Australian designer Christie Nicolaides has garnered a cult following. Drawing influence from her Greek heritage, far-flung travels and love of art and antiquities, Nicolaides’ designs are a study in bohemian glamour and excess, dripping with colourful stones and floral motifs.
A goldsmith by trade, Melbourne-based Lucy Folk and her studio create jewellery with high-quality craftsmanship, eclectic design and a sense of whimsy. Colourful twizzler necklaces, oversized metallic crochet earrings and signets carved with Roman deities, add playfulness to any outfit, and we can’t go past their adorable friendship bracelets that are a study in nostalgia.
Homegrown label Babyanything doesn’t limit itself to a single, defined aesthetic – designer Lucie Ferguson creates whatever takes her fancy, be it zodiac medallions, gem-encrusted rings, a punchy “BABE” necklace or colourful conch chokers. Each piece is lovingly crafted in their Sydney studio from high quality materials and made to last a lifetime.
Sarah & Sebastian make beautiful fine jewellery – think delicate necklaces and rings perfect for layering – as well as striking sculptural pieces that are a statement all on their own. Their designs comprise both avant-garde modernity and fresh interpretations of the classics, with each piece handcrafted in their Sydney studio from ethically sourced stones, reclaimed gold and silver.
Those who love a strong look should head straight to Byron Bay-based brand F+H. Blending feminine and masculine styling, their tough-luxe aesthetic and original designs have won fans in Margot Robbie, Lara Worthington and Sophie Turner, while their online shop gives everyone access to their bold chains, dramatic gem settings and oversized pearls.
Combining the spiritual with the beautiful, every piece by bohemian-inspired jewellery brand By Charlotte comes with a deeper meaning. Their bestselling Gold Lotus and Little Buddha necklace (which has been worn by the likes of Miranda Kerr and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley) signifies compassion and new beginnings, while the rest of her collection is full of symbols, motifs and mandalas communicating grace, luck, love and devotion. Visually, expect lots of delicate embellishments and fine chains, perfect for layering and stacking.
Named after the Spanish term for ‘heirloom’, Reliquia’s vintage-inspired pieces are designed to be worn, season after season. Timeless silhouettes and strong geometrical shapes take cues from both the art deco era and your grandmother’s jewellery box (think biblical motifs and twisted rope textures). With details such as fine engraving and oversizing adding a novel touch to earrings, pendants, bracelets and hair accessories, you’ll find youself looking for any excuse to purchase another piece.
Australian designer Holly Ryan’s designs are steeped in skill and artistry. The professionally represented sculptor and fine arts-trained jeweller creates pieces that are like tiny pieces of conceptual art. Among her designs are organic shapes, dreamy hand-carved charms, engraved pressed coin pendants and ceramic earrings made with terracotta collected from the Amalfi Coast. Passionate about sustainability, she sources recycled metals and ethical stones for her products, and as an ever evolving artist, you can expect her aesthetic to transform each season.
Classic, refined glamour is at the heart of sibling duo Natasha and Alexandra Chipman’s contemporary jewellery brand. Simple shapes and old-world craftsmanship are brought into modern-day with thoughtful design updates and restrained embellishments, making their pieces perfect for both everyday wear and special occasions. Every item is designed and crafted in Australia from the highest quality materials, intended to keep timelessly in your jewellery box year after year.
More is more at Western Australian jewellery label Mountain & Moon, where opulence and maximalism rule the roost. With glamourous designs that blend influences from across eras, cultures and aesthetics, they’re all about strong and striking jewellery that has you feeling like a queen. All pieces are ethically made by artisans in Rajasthan, India, where founders Audrey Allen and Ashton Cameron draw inspiration for their new collections and connect with local communities – a portion of all sales are reinvested in women’s health and education programs.
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