Entries by Chris Lewis

Chris Lewis Collections Scottish Parliament Visitor Centre

In mid-April 2017 Chris visited the Scottish parliament visitor’s services division where he met the retail manager “Alison Begg” who was delighted that Chris’s collections in the visitor’s centre had been selling incredibly well to the general public and even members of parliament. Due to the great sales another order was placed including pieces from […]

Symetrical Necklace hits the catwalk Top Drawer Spring 2017

Symetrical Necklace hits the catwalk Top Drawer Spring 2017, Chris Lewis silver jewellery was selected to be worn by one of the models on the catwalk (Academy Live – Fashion Show). As you see in the photo the piece selected was the symetrical necklace which can be purchased at any of the trade shows attended by Chris […]

Meet the designer – Chris Lewis

Chris Lewis was delighted to be at the Scottish Portrait Gallery on 3 Nov to talk to invited guests about his designs and inspiration. He met and greeted guests talked with everyone about his life and work and enjoyed a very special night in a famous institution in the city of Edinburgh where Chris was […]

Amber and Black client appointment

Chris managed to do some customer appointments in November including the pleasure of a quick visit to Amber and Black in Glasgow. Lesley and Sarah really have their finger on the pulse when it comes to having style with their home accessories and gifts on show. I truly recommend them for those of you looking to […]

Chris Lewis Scotland on Sunday photo shoot

Silver jewellery designer Chris Lewis at work in the studio in a photo shoot for SCOTLAND ON SUNDAY article. In advance of Chris’ “meet and greet” at the National Portrait Gallery of Scotland on 9th April between 5-7pm the Scotland On Sunday newspaper are publishing an article on the leading Scottish silver jewellery designer. Chris […]

Wholesale Silver Jewellery Orders Chris Lewis Silver

Working hard on all the wholesale silver jewellery orders from the trade wholesale shows. Deadline for finishing all silver orders is 20 March 2015. At that stage the items will be imported to UK and sent for sterling silver hallmarking at the Birmingham Assay Office.  This ensures that we at Chris Lewis are obeying all trading […]

What is sterling silver?

Understanding Silver – What is sterling silver? In its pure state, silver, it is soft and malleable.  So scientists and silversmiths developed alloys that make it stronger and more durable. Sterling silver content is a mixture of 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% copper.  While other metals can be used, copper has proven to be the […]