Meet The Designers
Our creative team offers the perfect blend of artistry and expertise to bring your ring ideas to life. Highly knowledgeable about jewelry, diamonds and gemstones, our designers use their experience in crafting and gemstone buying to ensure your ring is perfect.
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Taylor & Hart Designers
After living in Shanghai for a year while studying Mandarin at the University of Leeds, Emma was drawn back to Asia after graduation, this time to Hong Kong. Deciding to use her language skills coupled with her love of diamonds, Emma joined a small diamond buying firm where she learned firsthand everything about diamonds. Now fully exposed to the diamond industry, Emma decided to use her knowledge to start designing jewelry. Emma loves to guide customers through the design process, subtly imparting her skill and expertise, leading to beautiful, one-of-a-kind pieces.
Master of Arts educated jeweler—check. Award-winning: 2012 Young Designer Silversmith of the Year—check. Trained with the British Crown jeweler—check. Kate’s talents have no bounds. Born and raised in the north of England, Kate, like so many on the team, loves all things beautiful. Before joining Taylor & Hart, Kate worked freelance designing and crafting jewelry, specializing in engagement rings and wedding bands. A consummate perfectionist and deep romantic, she loves to create highly personal designs for her expressive customers.
A scion of a Spanish family deeply involved in the arts, Maria has creativity surging through her veins. Initially, she started studying Art History but switched over to Jewelery Arts because she wanted to work with her hands. Now a trained jeweler, gemologist and appraiser, Maria joins the team after working in Vancouver for the past two years. At Taylor & Hart, she’s able to express her innate creativity by designing timeless treasures for lovers; her greatest joy is helping bring a customer’s idea to life knowing the ring crafted will be forever part of that couple’s love story.
Born in Belgium, Aline started to craft jewelry at 15, while still in high school. Following her passion, she went on to complete a BA in Industrial Jewelry, Object & Accessory Design in Switzerland. To further expand her knowledge, she completed the GIA Graduate Gemologist program in Thailand where she was fortunate enough to visit many sapphire mines. Aline has worked with a variety of premium jewelers in Belgium and the UK. Now part of the T&H team, her wealth of global jewelery experience is demonstrated in the way she fully immerses herself into the design process, committing herself to crafting each customer’s perfect ring.