Multi award winning freelance fine jewellery designer, Yvonne Knights, has been designing jewellery for over 20 years. Initially trained as a silversmith, Yvonne worked at the bench creating luxury gift & dining ware before moving into fine jewellery. She worked in London for many years learning about her craft & the unique qualities of gemstones & diamonds through her career and with the GIA, before setting up on her own. Yvonne has collaborated with numerous well known luxury, premium and high street brands across the world on a freelance basis, to design and develop their unique style through the creation of new jewellery collections. Yvonne also works with private clients to create bespoke pieces using the finest materials and sourcing unique gemstones.
Her commitment to design was recently acknowledged by the trade, where she was made an Associate Fellow of the Institute of Professional Goldsmiths.
Winner of the Yves Frey Diamond Design Award 2020
Silver Award- GCADC 2D Medal Design-2020
Bronze Award- GCADC Commercial Jewellery Design- 2020
Gold Winner of The Goldsmiths Company 2D Medal Design Award 2019
Finalist- Gem A Empathy Design Award 2018
Winner- British Pearl Association Design Award 2017
Finalist- Hockley Mint Design Award 2017
Winner of the Lonmin Platinum Award 2009
Winner of the Moissanite Design Award 2007
Gold Member of The Guild Of Jewellery Designers