Zurich skyline bangle – November Commission Feature

Zurich Skyline bangle

November’s commission feature is a beautiful Zurich skyline bangle. This bangle started life as birthday gift vouchers, when my client received her vouchers we started planning as she wanted something made especially for her.

Having lived in Zurich, it was the view closest to her heart and she wanted to have it on her as a daily reminder of her time there. She chose a bangle because it meant she could have a 360 degree view of buildings in the city that she liked as well as a view over the Alps and one of the more famous bridges in the city. In order to fit everything on, including the very tall and elegant spires of Fraumünster, we decided to make the bangle wider than my usual landscape bangles.

The view from the city across the mountains needed two layers, one for the Alps and the other for the lower mountains around the lake. In order to do this I made the landscape section in a few sections to ensure I got the layers and buildings sitting neatly next to them too.


As you go around the skyline bangle you can see where the landscape meets the buildings, the bridge, back to buildings and then landscape again. Much better than any photographs of the area, she can see the whole skyline as though standing on a bridge in the city!

If you’re interested in having a piece made for a loved one or friend, you can buy gift vouchers here and these can be redeemed on anything in my online shop or by contacting me about a commission.

More Blogs

Assembly Rooms Fair

14.11.18 - Winter dates for your diary!

Hello jewellery fans! I realise you might be thinking about, winter and Christmas. Perhaps you're wondering where you can find me and my jewellery this festive season? With November markets ...Read More

Edinburgh Skyline Ring 1

19.06.18 - June commission feature – Edinburgh skyline ring

This month I have another graduation gift for you. This beautiful handmade Edinburgh skyline ring, featuring all the graduate's favourite buildings as seen from a spot up on Calton Hill. ...Read More

Jen working in the studio

21.05.18 - Pricing changes – how it affects you and me

Pricing This blog has a little bit more information about my pricing which will be changing on June 1st. The reason behind why these increases are needed and what it ...Read More

Sterling silver Barra Ring

12.05.18 - Wedding rings for men

Calling all men who are getting married! I've been making jewellery for over 10 years now, and in that time I've made a lot of wedding rings for men. I've ...Read More

Glasgow Skyline Bangle

29.03.18 - Ethical making perspective – avoiding overwhelm

Ethical Making Symposium 28th March 2018 I was asked to speak about my ethical making journey at the Incorporation of Goldsmiths event "It's In Our Hands - One Year On, ...Read More