It's #MarchMeetTheMaker month ~ Meet Kimmy - our full-time G-Unique Jewellery Designer. Kimmy, born and raised on St Helena Island, joined our team in Sep 2016 as an Apprentice after leaving school, where she learnt the basics of beaded jewellery making with earrings being amongst her first creations. Since then, her skills and dedication has meant that she is now a full-time Jewellery Designer at G-Unique. You will find Kimmy at the Studio helping to keep the G-Unique Boutiq
How I do love that St Helena now has the capacity to host International Conferences. Thanks to our weekly flights and even 2 flights a week during our peak season (which is now basically) - we've got 52 guest speakers from 5 South Atlantic Islands and 10 countries right now on island telling us about the work they have done around the theme of this year's Conference is entitled 'Natural Capital.' Now, just in case those frown lines appeared when I mentioned the term 'Natural
March is known in the hand-made world as 'Meet the Maker Month.' It's a chance to tell the world about the person behind the products. So hello from me, Giselle Richards and welcome to my world at G-Unique Designs...
It's hard to believe that this coming April will make nine years since I started G-Unique Designs in 2010. Initially it was my creative outlet alongside of my counselling career (of 10 years) before I made it my full-time profession in 2017.
Now, I work w
As we celebrated #internationalwomensday this week - I was reminded of our first female Governor who is currently serving our island. This is a great milestone for St Helena as it shows that any position can be held by a woman. Since her time on the island started in 2016, Her Excellency has shown her keenness to support and encourage women across the island. In Feb 2018, Her Excellency actually launched the 'Island Fusion' pendant necklace ~ the result of a creative collabo