Beth Gilmour specialises in making beautiful fine jewellery set with diamonds and precious gemstones. All Beth’s jewellery is designed and hand crafted by her, at her studio in Connecticut. Her jewellery is mainly one-of-a-kind or limited edition. Beth travels extensively in Europe and North America sourcing stones and hand selects every one ensuring the best quality. She particularly loves discovering new and rare gemstones.
In 2018 Beth and her family moved from the UK to the USA. Beth now lives and works in Greenwich, CT, with her husband and young daughter.
In 2005 Beth graduated from the prestigious Central Saint Martin’s College with a 1st Class Honours bachelors degree in Jewellery Design. She then proceeded on to the world-famous Royal College of Art, graduating with a two year Masters Degree in Goldsmithing, Silversmithing, Metalwork and Jewellery 2005.
After graduating from the RCA, Beth set up her jewellery studio in London, initially dividing her time between this and designing jewellery collections for other companies. In 2018 she applied to Cockpit Arts Studios in Bloomsbury, London and was accepted as a studio holder. Cockpit Arts is London’s leading studios for Crafts and this creative incubator was a fantastic base to start a fine jewellery business.
Exhibitions & Awards
Since setting up her studio practice Beth has been a regular exhibitor at prestigious UK shows such as Goldsmiths Fair. In 2014 Beth was selected by the British Fashion Council and Stephen Webster to exhibit at Rockvault; a jewellery initiative to support, showcase and promote Britain’s most innovative, fine jewellery talent. Her's was one of only two companies in the UK to have been accepted in 2014 to join the scheme and be awarded a stand to show her collections at London Fashion Week. She has exhibited at many international shows including Couture Las Vegas, with Rockvault and The New York Gift Fair among others.For information on why Beth chose to become a jeweller see here.