Our W Hamond Designer jewellery collection features stunning sterling silver and gold jewellery designs set with naturally sourced gemstones like Whitby Jet and Blue John. Harnessing the talents of skilled lapidarists and the brilliance of precious gemstones, W Hamond's collections of designer jewellery have become synonymous with style and sophistication. Whether its rare Whitby Jet and diamond engagement rings, Blue John wedding bands, gemstone earrings, pendants, bracelets, brooches or cufflinks, W Hamond takes pride in its stunning selections of designer jewellery.
With a history spanning more than 150 years, W Hamond is famed for being the Original Whitby Jet Shop celebrated for transforming the gemstones like Whitby Jet and Blue John into coveted pieces of designer jewellery. Local man James Storr opened the doors to the original boutique in 1860 which remains in its original place at the top of Whitby's historic Church Street and at the foot of the famous Abbey steps, becoming an unmoveable part of the town’s heritage.