Jan D. Gjaltema studied architecture in the Netherlands before embarking on a diverse career that has encompassed many different aspects of design. Finally settling on jewellery, Jan launched his eponymous brand, drawing inspiration from architecture to create a stunning collection of handcrafted and fabricated pieces that are truly unique.
Often using functional features in a new and creative way, Jan crafts striking jewellery for both men and, working with fine metals and precious stones to create a detailed, contemporary piece. From cufflinks that will make you feel like a king to delicate earrings forged from colourful pearls and oxidised silver, each piece is a work of art.
Renowned for: Stunning contemporary jewellery for men and women.
Handpicked by JewelStreet because: From the large scale of buildings to the small scale of jewellery, Jan D. has come a long way.