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Notting Hill with its intoxicating blend of Caribbean charm, vibrant houses, cute shops and friendly vibes is a London icon in it’s own right. As this area of the capital is also the place where our brand was born (our founder – Deniz Gurdal – started selling her bejewelled creations at Portobello Road Market nearly 10 years ago) and still calls home, we wanted to share with you a few of our favourite local gems, which go beyond the world famous Portobello Road.
Here are our top 4 picks of places to discover and have to yourself without the rush of crowds. We hope you enjoy 🙂 Read More
Notting Hill Carnival in all its vibrant, music-filled glory starts today. To celebrate this amazing festival and our very special London neighbourhood we have decided to delve into its history. Hope you enjoy learning a bit about the carnival and the area, we call home. Read More
Vivaciously vibrant colours, tantalising scents and warm hospitality, not to mention stunning Moorish architecture… There are countless reasons why I’ve always wanted to visit Marrakech. The opportunity came up when I was invited to my friend’s hen trip. And disappointed I was not! Marrakech is one unforgettable place where all your senses truly come alive. So here are my tips, ideas and travel jewelry edit for this stunning gem of a destination… Read More
She chased the sun through glowing sand dunes and green, shaded valleys, through little market squares bursting with colours, smells and chatter and through a maze of pretty streets lined with white-washed house. She collected lost sun rays on wicker brims of her hat and watched twilight paint the canvas of never-ending prairies orange… Read More
Mesmerising hues of blues, greens and pinks, are just some of the colours this stone comes in. We love Chalcedony, it’s one of the most versatile and chic gems; we turn to it time and time again every season.
So for the new entry in our gemstone diaries, we decided to put dreamy Chalcedony into the spotlight. Read More
Semi-precious stones are at the heart of Ottoman Hands jewellery. From lustrous Labradorites to vivacious Turquoise, gems capture imagination, forge myths and legends and even make history.
We haven’t kept our passion for gemstones much of a secret: their natural beauty, abundance of colours and textures, as well as time and specific conditions required to create them, make semi-precious stones more than just pretty embellishments. Throughout history, gems have been given special place and individual meaning. To celebrate these stunning earthly treasures we are kicking off a bejewelled new gemstone feature on our blog. Read More