July Showcase: Lauren Bell Brown

Lauren Bell-Brown is a Nottingham based independent jewellery designer and maker. Lauren graduated with First Class Hons in Jewellery Design and Related Products from the internationally renowned School of Jewellery, Birmingham City University.

Lauren creates unique handcrafted lost wax cast pieces of jewellery, embellished with ethically sourced gemstones, or handcrafted textile florals dedicated to her interpretations of the original tellings of 19th century fairytales and her collection of antique floral and gilded timeworn book covers these tales are found within.

"Then he jumped upon the roof and stamped some more. Precious stones flashed out like sparks -- red, green, light blue, dark blue, and many other colors." - Silver Hoof by Pavel Bazhov (1938)