Lucy Quartermaine is one of the UK’s top award-winning contemporary jewellery designers. Her dynamic range of inspirational designs offers a quirky and modern twist to traditional and skilled silver-smithing. Her jewellery is unique but recognises the forms and shapes of our own everyday lives. Lucy has been able to introduce fun into jewellery, but, in each and every piece, has retained the simplicity and fluid beauty of silver.Her products are currently in stock in many galleries and shops throughout the country and are quickly expanding into Europe, Australia and now America, where her pieces are being worn on the catwalks of New York.Lucy has been designing Jewellery since she was eighteen years old after manufacturing a collection at School during her A ‘levels. Her collection was a great success and gained top marks for its extra-ordinary style. Lucy went on to complete a BA Hons in Metalwork and Jewellery Design at Sheffield Hallam University, where she achieved an award for her ideas whilst working in Pewter. After University Lucy gained hands-on experience by working with a silversmith, where she learnt more of the detail of working with silver.In 2004 she began to build her own business and has become an acclaimed designer and business woman through her innovative, contemporary and stylish jewellery. Lucy currently sells her jewellery through many well-known shops and galleries up and down the country and we are overjoyed to include Lucy on Cotton and Gems.