Blog Posts & Interesting Ideas – Sanur Jewellery Studio

Blog Posts & Interesting Ideas

Best Things To Do in Sanur Bali

Best Things To Do in Sanur Bali
So you just arrived in Bali and you're going to maybe do a bit of traveling around the island. What would make you come to Sanur? Firstly, let me t...

From The 'Tomb' To 'Trend' - The Art of Granulation in Jewelry - Making A Comeback

The first time I saw a piece of granulation my eyes bulged with fascination. I had seen some behind glass in a museum in Cairo and in Athens too, b...

A Life Less Ordinary – Cremation is a Celebration..in Bali.

A Life Less Ordinary – Cremation is a Celebration..in Bali.
When I was a teen, my grandmother made me six cups of tea one day in succession and after realising that the traffic on the coffee table was her d...

What's it like to live in Bali and run a business?

Crowded bus stop waits, to get to your desk in the morning nestled in a cubical, then nestled, once again, in the corner of an office and nestled f...

What?? How Many Jewellery Brands Are Out There?

We wanted to give the fans of our work, a heads up on what it's like to launch a new brand into the market at one of the most prestigious shows in ...

All A....Bored.

All A....Bored.
I can pick them from a mile off. I pray to all the gods in the air (and in the sea) to not put them anywhere near me on the plane, especially the s...

MODEL MAYEM

  Scouring the internet for a sophisticated Western-look model seems easy....try finding one that is living and working in Bali. It's like trying ...

Walk Sprightly Like A Pigeon and Sit Like a Tortoise

Walk Sprightly Like A Pigeon and Sit Like a Tortoise
No, its not the sequel to 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.' This blog has nothing to do with jewellery, but everything to do with most people's ob...

The Bali Shrug of Serendipity

The Bali Shrug of Serendipity
  Have you ever looked for something so long that it drove you to the point of utter distraction? You just wanted to tear your hair out because yo...

Ashes To Ashes....and...Dust to.....no wait...Diamonds??

Ashes To Ashes....and...Dust to.....no wait...Diamonds??
Its as clear as mud to your average Joe, but to me it's crystal. We are from the dust and made from predominantly carbon, so why not be able to cre...

Chasing Diamonds is Dirty Work

Chasing Diamonds is Dirty Work
  Sometimes you just have to sit, wait and watch.   Just being quiet and observant you can learn so much. It's hard to do that in the dirty backstr...

The falling gold price makes it cheaper to design luxury jewellery, but does it make a huge difference to most jewellery brands already well established?

  In the last two weeks I have been reading financial forecasts for the jewellery market in Indonesia and in China. I am fascinated by the waxing ...