Jewellery & Style

Cuckoo Pendant by Zayah

Wearable Art Jewellery – the Undiscovered and the Unfamiliar

Wearable Art Jewellery is as much an expression of creativity and imagination as a form of personal decoration. Unlike more conventional forms of jewellery, status and brand matters less here than the emotions it conveys. For us, it's one of the purest forms of jewellery, and the one we enjoy wearing, buying and of course making more than any other. We've prepared for you a curated list of ten of our favourite Wearable Art Jewellery makers from around the world. Our emphasis is on those names you're less likely to have come across before.... Read more . . .
HRH Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth’s Reign Through Her Brooches

A unique review of unfolding world events through the eyes of a monarch renowned for her elegant, tasteful jewellery. We look back at the most momentous and significant changes in the world around her in that time, and mark each decade with one of her signature brooches.... Read more . . .
Sustainable Fashion - Zayah World

Sustainable Fashion: Saving the Planet, One Dress at a Time

It’s finally possible, practical and commercially viable to do something about the damage the fashion industry does to our planet through huge amounts of waste and pollution. Our guide to Sustainable Fashion contains the most important things you should know to form your own view, including how each of us can make a real difference.... Read more . . .

Design Your Own Signature Shoes

Wanted to have a pair of shoes that have your perfect heel height, colour and design? Why not design your own signature shoes by being a shoe designer for an hour. Read this article to see how you can create your own custom pair of shoes easily and it doesn't have to cost the moon!... Read more . . .
Rebecca Struthers - 21st Century Watchmaker

How Struthers Bring Traditional Watch Design Craftsmanship Into the 21st Century

Rebecca Struthers is one of the most innovative watchmakers in the world today. She and husband Craig push the boundaries of watchmaking with their peerless blend of traditional and modern practices. Rebecca and Craig have created their own, unique path to the top, and follow it with passion. We asked Rebecca about two aspects of their journey that lie close to our own hearts at Zayah.... Read more . . .

5 Unusual Womens Watches Under £250

Unusual Womens Watches & Affordable Too Many of you have already been shopping for Christmas presents already. Watches are traditional gifts and just going by the number of watch advertisements you see everywhere you turn, it does seem that a nu... Read more . . .
Carolin Holzhuber - Conjoined Illusion A

10 Avant Garde Shoes You Could Display in an Art Gallery

Art takes many forms in the world today and in this article, we look at shoes as an expression of creativity. There are many designers at work today who push the boundaries of shoe design to create avant garde masterpieces. They make shoes we think deserve to be displayed in art galleries. This is our current top 10 - in no particular order.... Read more . . .
what does your jewellery mean to you?

What does your jewellery mean to you?

The Power of Jewellery to Evoke Emotions Unlike pretty much anything else we wear, our jewellery is filled with emotion.  While clothes express our personality and self-image through colour and style, and hair or makeup reflect what we want the worl... Read more . . .

3 Ethical & Sustainable Jewellery Stores

Ethical, FairTrade & Sustainability are topical subjects for a wide variety of consumer products today. Jewellery however is often hard to find that embraces some of these values. Zayah showcases 3 ethical & sustainable jewellery stores that embrace the philosopy of fairtrade and also look at recycled materials and are an alternate to mainstream stores. ... Read more . . .