Be it an engagement ring, an anniversary gift or just an indulgence (because who needs an excuse), when on the hunt for a special piece you don’t want to settle for just anything. Enter Double Bay. Sydney’s prestigious eastern enclave is home to some of the country’s most esteemed jewellers. Antique treasures found in Harlequin Market and Vintage Times, the contemporary must-haves lining the walls of Duo Jewellery, or the timeless delights by Jan Logan and Melissa Harris make Double Bay the perfect destination for bling chasers across Sydney.
Contemporary designs and originality are the Duo Jewellery hallmarks. Situated in Double Bay for over 20 years, owners Yannick and Partick Bellaiche have become a bastion of elegance and fashion ever since their arrival. With beautiful bracelets, earrings, necklaces and rings at reasonable price points, your Christmas shopping just became outrageously simple. More intricate designs are also available - dramatic coin bracelets being a crowd favourite.
12 Cross Street, Double Bay
Synonymous with excellent quality and classic design, Jan Logan is one of Australia’s most cherished jewellers. Setting up her boutique in Double Bay in 1989, Jan Logan has worked with many respected Australian designers including Colette Dinnigan, Akira Isogawa and Easton Pearson throughout her career. While all her designs are exceptionally sophisticated, Logan believes the intrinsic appeal behind each piece is that she only designs jewellery she feels she would wear, maintaining; ‘If I’m not comfortable in something, how could I expect anyone else to be?’.
36 Cross Street, Double Bay
Committed to personalised service and quality of the highest calibre, Jeff Einstein has been producing fine jewellery for over 30 years for a discerning clientele. Working out of his glamorous Double Bay boutique, Einstein and his select team of craftsmen create a myriad of styles and collections while also custom designing jewellery in line with clients’ desires. With a penchant for pearls, Einstein also provides impeccable jewellery remodelling, restoration and engraving services.
Shop 3, 17-19 Knox Street, Double Bay
Double Bay’s eclectic ‘store-sized treasure chest where past and present meet’ is the love child of Bruna Harrison, who has spent decades sourcing rare, collectible high-end costume jewellery for the glamorous store in Sydney. Boasting countless pieces from leading European fashion houses (including Chanel!), Harlequin Market is a treasure trove for those who crave a unique look from their accessories.
Shop 8, 20-26 Cross Street, Double Bay
Using traditional workmanship, Melissa’s designs pay a purist’s respect to the precious metals and stones she uses, while the organic and even whimsical qualities of every piece shows how nature and its pure beauty inspires her creations. Offering a bespoke ring service, Melissa Harris is the go-to for a customised engagement ring.
35 Bay Street, Double Bay
Of Italian origin, L’Artigiano Jewellers’ Filippo Capuano is the lifeblood of this unassuming Double Bay boutique; a master of fine jewellery techniques with a fondness for filigree. Specialising in creating custom jewellery and remodelled works, the L’Artigiano workshop also provides bespoke designs, jewellery repairs, resizing and restringing services.
Shop 12, 28-34 Cross Street, Double Bay
Vintage Times Jewellery
Double Bay’s premier vintage jewellery store, Vintage Times, stocks an impressive collection of jewels from past eras, with an especially large range of vintage and antique engagement rings. Men’s watches and cufflinks from a bygone time are also a drawcard for gentlemen looking for a refined piece to add to their collection.
Shop 3, 10 Cross Street, Double Bay
ICONA Jewellery and Accessories
Creating fashion and costume jewellery with the same end goal as high end designers, ICONA boasts a proud tradition of quality craftsmanship with manufacturing practices taken from Italy and Spain, to produce pieces and collections of effortless elegance. Owners Bene and Livia call on their experiences growing up in the Veneto region of Italy to inject European style and art into their designs as much as possible; giving every piece an irresistible charm.
9 Knox Street, Double Bay
The unique gem boutique, Terra Jewellers, provides Sydney’s precious-stone-loving community with an endless stream of gleaming jewels. With an inimitable jewellery offering, clients can choose from captivating collections or customise bespoke pieces from a range of Baltic Amber, Asian Wood, Chinese Jade and a host of other beautiful materials.
Shop 1, 376 New South Head Road, Double Bay