TERI HOWES

Featured Maker in Financial Times "How to Spend It" article, October 2015. Based in Holborn, London at the famous Cockpit Arts Studios since 2006, Teri creates hand-crafted contemporary jewellery designs which feature her signature crochet techniques. Outlets include Contemporary Applied Arts, Gill Wing Islington, @Work Gallery Pimlico, all London, plus Diana Porter Gallery, Bristol, Kath Libbert, Salts Mill, Bradford and SH Jewellery, Edinburgh. Goldsmith's Fair exhibitor 2015 and 2016.

Artist's Statement

Using high carat gold & silver with her signature crochet techniques, Teri creates elegant, timeless jewellery that will astonish. Entirely hand-crafted, her classic designs incorporate tiny diamonds and pearls which are crocheted or french-knitted into individual stitches. 

Teri has come to see her crochet pieces literally, as 'drawings in the air' - the pencil line replaced with precious metal wire. She works with simple crochet stitches, repeated rhythmically in soft, fluid silver or gold, with discipline and patience pure sculptural forms emerge.

She finds in this 'low-tech' production method, a gentle, quiet rebellion against todays world of 'instant everything'

Further Images

DNA Diamond Neckpiece

DNA Diamond Neckpiece

Hand forged 18ct Gold neckpiece with hand-crochet 18ct Gold and Fine Silver. Tiny Black and Grey Diamonds have been crocheted into individual stitches.

Grey Diamond Circle Studs

Grey Diamond Circle Studs

Graduated Grey Diamond Circle stud earrings in 18ct Gold with grey diamonds crocheted into individual stitches.

Circle Black Diamond Pendant

Circle Black Diamond Pendant

Circle Pendant with Black Diamonds, Oxidised Fine Silver crochet with 16 tiny black diamonds crocheted into individual stitches. Hung on a 9ct Rose Gold chain.


Circle Drop Black Diamond Earrings

Circle Drop Black Diamond Earrings

Circle Drop Earrings with Black Diamonds, Oxidised Fine Silver crochet with tiny black diamonds crocheted into individual stitches. Hung on 9ct Rose Gold hooks.

Circle Black Diamond Studs

Circle Black Diamond Studs

Black Diamond Stud Earrings in Oxidised Fine Silver. Hand-crochet silver incorporating faceted black diamonds in individual stitches.

Scattered Diamond Necklace

Scattered Diamond Necklace

Hand-crochet Oxidised fine silver with black diamonds crocheted into individual stitches. Additional Black Diamonds are incorporated into the 18ct Gold chain.


Circle Black Diamond Long Drops

Circle Black Diamond Long Drops

Hand-crochet Oxidised fine silver with Black Diamonds crocheted into individual stitches. Featuring diamond cut 18ct Gold chain.

DNA 18ct Gold Studs

DNA 18ct Gold Studs

Hand Crochet 18ct Gold stitches are cast on to a strong 18ct Gold structure.

DNA 18ct Gold Pendant

DNA 18ct Gold Pendant

Hand Crochet 18ct Gold stitches are cast on to a strong 18ct Gold structure. Pendant is suspended on a diamond cut 18ct gold chain.


French Knit Necklace with large pearls

French Knit Necklace with large pearls

French-knit Necklace in 18ct Gold with 5 graduated captured pearls. Knitted by hand on a spool in pure 18ct Gold.

Oval Pearl 18ct Gold Studs

Oval Pearl 18ct Gold Studs

5 graduated pearls are crocheted into individual stitches using pure 18ct Gold wire.

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