Cara Sturgess the Irish Jewellery designer of 'Loinnir Jewellery' studio based in Dublin city managed to weave our unique history into something tangible. Multi-award winning, 2015 'Best Idea' of Ireland Best Young Entrepreneur in the Leo Fingal Region . She was awarded a BDes (Hons) from The National College of Art and Design (NCAD), specialising in Jewellery and Metalwork.
As regards work philosophy, Loinnir (which comes from the Irish word for ‘radiance’) is a fresh modern take on Irish jewellery. Presents the scenic landscapes, rich heritage and legends of Ireland in a new contemporary light. Working in precious metals, Loinnir has been created with a genuine desire to offer a modern take on Ireland, whilst still remembering the past. Each piece is designed and handmade in Cara's studio Dublin city in Ireland.