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About St.lo Gioiello
St.Lo Gioiello is a Jewellery shop with a difference!
At St.Lo Gioiello your in for a Nostalgic treat! when the door is opened for you, on your request. You are transported to the often forgotten world of Yester year. Opulent crystal chandeliers adorn a sparkling gold ceiling and thick luxuriant wine red carpets, that tipps St.Lo Gioiello’s hat to Florence, with a gold motif of the Florentine lily.
Dark knights armour grey walls, embossed and glittering with gold. Large Pre-Raphaelite prints, and immaculate miniature reproduction marble statues from Italy’s renaissance. The beautifully hand crafted bespoke wooden cabinets with their crystal Diamond shaped handles, embrace the walls. A Large antique wine red leather topped desk, where one can sit on antique lovingly reconditioned chairs, to discuss your Jewellery needs.
A heavy black curtain is draped between the shop and the mysterious Goldsmiths work shop, and this is where the magic happens! I say magic but this is to mean hard work. Each piece of Jewellery is hand made from scratch. No computer designs no mass production, every beautiful item is unique, designed and made, by the resident Goldsmith, from start to finish. Metal smithing, stone setting and engraving, all by the same hands.
The Goldsmith who is also the owner and CEO of St.lo Gioiello trained for eight and a half years in Florence Italy, studying and working. With nine diplomas and over 20 years of international travel and experience in the industry. This having created an incredible variety’s of style and diversity of no mean talent. An eclectic range of stunning jewellery from the ethereal to the industrial. Pearls, Opals, Diamond’s and all manner of precious and semi precious stones.
You will find gold, silver and even leather in St.lo Gioiello’s collection. If you are inclined to consider a piece made especially for your self, you can make an appointment to discuss design options with the Goldsmith. This is a wonderful way to achieve a jewellery box featuring adornments made just for you, as well as fitting perfectly, in a style all your own that will last till it is handed on to great great grandchildren.
St.Lo Gioiello is situated in a grade two listed building, in the Historic Market town of Watlington which is know for being England’s smallest town dating back to the 6thcentury. At the base of the Chiltern hills a setting of extreme English beauty and popular destination for lovers of nature. It is a delightful place to visit with its Georgian buildings and specialist artisan shops, there is a friendly atmosphere with old world charm, thirty minuets drive from Oxford and just a few minutes from Christmas common, and Maidens grove, with Stoner park just over the hill.