Bespoke Morganite Dress Rings
Wharton - Since 1947
Rings and Jewellery
Bespoke Jewellery Design Since 1947

Step 1 - Discovery & Inspiration

Discovery & Inspiration Consultation – we’ll help you explore the options and discover styles, materials and ideas that you’ll love. We love to do this at our St Albans showroom and workshop where we can meet you face to face and show you examples of our designs and stones – and you may even have your own jewellery, pictures or sketches that you want to share with us. Don’t worry if you can’t make it to our showroom - we can always carry out the initial consultation over the phone or on a video call.

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Established in 1947 and situated in the heart of the city, Wharton Goldsmith is the premier St Albans jewellers renowned for designer bespoke jewellery of the finest quality.

With many years of design experience between Chris and Sam coupled with some of the best skilled goldsmith master craftsmen in the UK today, we can hand-make any bespoke pieces from necklaces to engagement rings or even remodel your existing pieces and create an everlasting heirloom.

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Clogau, Marco Bicego, Georg Jensen & Breitling
Jewellery For The Home - Living by Georg Jensen

The Wharton Story

Christopher Wharton began to design and make jewellery in his fathers watchmakers shop in St Albans at the age 23 after having completed his bench training with a leading London Goldsmith and Designer in the early-seventies.

He recalls: “As an apprentice many years ago, the thought of having my own workshop and following in my father’s footsteps, seemed an impossible dream.

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Do you know your diamond shapes?
Do you know your diamond shapes?
 How well do you know your diamond shapes? And, most importantly, which shape is your favourite? Take a look at the chart below and decide which shape and cut you love the most.Diamo...
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#WhartonEngagementStory: A hole in one
#WhartonEngagementStory: A hole in one
Hearing wonderful engagement stories is one of the best parts of our work. Take a look at this lovely engagement story from a very happy couple. Share your engagement story with us and receive 10% ...
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Have you heard about our Proposal Service?
Have you heard about our Proposal Service?
For over 30 years we have been helping Ladies and Gents find their perfect engagement ring. We would talk them through their options and help them choose the right ring for their loved one. Some co...
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What type of Bride are you? Vintage Glamour Bride.
What type of Bride are you? Vintage Glamour Bride.
There are two type of Vintage loving bride. The soft, gentle, relaxed country vintage bride and the decadent, glamorous and sultry vintage bride.In this post, we explore the beauty and styling of ...
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  • Our beautiful 18ct White Gold Pear Shaped Diamond earrings by Christopher Wharton are the perfect addition to your jewellery collection. £1,495.00
18ct White Gold Pear Shaped Diamond Set Earrings. Design No. 1U03A
Total diamond weight: 0.55ct.
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  • At Wharton Goldsmith we have a wonderful collection of engagement rings for you designed by Master Goldsmith Christopher Wharton for you to select from or together we can create the ring of your dreams, something unique and a true reflection of you. Book a consultation with our designers today and start your journey. #bespokejewellery #bespokediamondrings #bespokeengagementring ##personalisedweddingrings #stalbans #britishjewellerydesigner
  • An everlasting heirloom, the take you anywhere diamond necklace. Step out in effortless, timeless elegance in this stunning diamond necklace designed and handmade by Christopher Wharton. Pictured: 18ct White Gold Diamond Necklace. Made to order. #necklace #handmade #jewellery #mastergoldsmith #stalbansdesigner #shopstalbans #weddingguestoutfit #weddinggift #bridalstyle
  • One of our most treasured designers we are delighted to showcase at Wharton Goldsmith is @georgjensen The renowned designer created the Blossom cutlery pattern in 1919 and is the epitome of the silversmith’s intense and personal interpretation of the Art Nouveau style. You can shop @georgjensen homwares via the link in our bio or in our #stalbans boutique.
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