I'm Julie, and I'm the designer and maker behind Primrose and Puddles. I'm a mum of two young children and I've been making jewellery in some form or another for over 20 years and started silversmithing 13 years ago. I create meaningful jewellery in recycled sterling silver and ethically sourced gemstones, all handmade to order in my Oxfordshire studio and gift boxed.
In February 2022, my then 6 month old baby was diagnosed with encephalitis (inflammation of the brain), a rare but serious condition that can have a high death rate and leave survivors with brain injury and life-changing effects. I'm raising money for the Encephalitis Society to support their mission to increase awareness of encephalitis and provide support to those affected