Your Hampshire and Dorset Wedding - January/February 2022 (Issue 90)

Fashion editor Claire Ridley reveals the latest bridal news, buys and launches FASHION EDITOR LOVES Express how much your partner means to you with this slogan scented candle, £45, from Damselfly. To shop, visit focus Beautifully bespoke Charlotte Latimer has launched her latest range of bespoke, handmade jewellery with each piece inspired by organic forms and carefully hand-carved into jeweller’s wax before being cast into silver. The collection includes hand-finished necklaces, earrings, bracelets and rings packaged into specially designed, environmentally friendly boxes with prices ranging from £28 to £260 and Charlotte also offers bespoke commissions. She tells us, “For me, the process of creating a piece of jewellery is very meditative and therapeutic, allowing me to tap into my creative side and draw on personal emotions and memories.” To shop, visit Say thanks Searching for a thoughtful bridesmaid’s gift? Innovative natural scent jewellery brand, Perfino, combines expertly blended, 100% natural pure essential oils with exquisite jewellery pieces so that scent can be worn all day long without any chemicals touching the skin, perfect for brides. Their latest collection of solid recycled silver and 18-carat gold vermeil artisan-designed pendants come with six lava stones and 10ml of carefully blended natural essential oils – all sourced from sustainable growers. One drop of oil on the stone in the pendant gives a delicate fragrance that can last for days. To shop, visit #FREEDOM Ethical jewellery brand Lebrusan Studio has revealed its new Freedom collection of combinable gender-neutral commitment rings. Available in a variety of band widths, shapes, details and colours, the Freedom collection is made up of components that customers can mix and match. The collection’s flagship piece is a flat band set with a technicolour row of fancy Sri Lankan sapphires; the jeweller’s sparkling take on artist Gilbert Baker’s iconic rainbow flag. These sustainable pieces are cast in 100% recycled yellow or white gold, set with traceable and conflict-free diamonds and sapphires and created in the UK by skilled and specialist craftspeople. Customers will be invited to the London-based studio to try on the made-to-order rings. To find out more, visit EAR CANDY Fenton jewellers, experts in coloured gemstones, have recently launched their earring collection of eight designs including the Classic Halo Studs and The Deco Drops. Inspired by their original ring collection, each pair of sparkling earrings can be individually designed selecting the gemstone, cut and recycled metal, perfect for brides searching for something blue. To shop, visit Something spiritual Online jewellery brand Fiyah, the creators of beautiful jewellery with a spiritual meaning, has just launched its Chakra range comprising of hand-finished hallmarked sterling and pure silver jewellery sets each featuring one of the seven chakras. The gemstones include red Jasper, citrine and turquoise quartz with prices starting from £39. Each order is wrapped in stylish packaging and delivery is free with orders usually despatched the same day. Chakras are the wheels of energy that match up the seven major nerve centres in the body: the heart, the root, the solar plexus, the third eye, the crown, the throat and the sacral chakra. Connecting them helps to keep our physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual health in harmony. To shop, visit Editor’s favourite This silk eye mask will guarantee some much-needed beauty sleep ahead of the big day, £29.99. The pretty-in-pink style is from the latest collection from sustainable lifestyle brand 62