Susannah Chenevix-Trench is the creative force behind Chenevix Jewellery. She is a qualified gemmologist whose memberships and qualifications include Fellow of the Gemmological Association (F.G.A) and member of the Gem Testing Laboratory of Great Britain, Jewellery Design Diploma – Asian Gemmological Institute, Pearl Grading Diploma – Gemmological Institute of America (G.I.A.).
She promotes the use of real gem materials as an affordable fashion accessory. Having lived in the Far East where she worked as a consultant gemmologist, Susannah is able to source her materials using direct contacts from around the world including the Far East and Europe with many pieces being unique one off designs.
Susannah’s business began 20 years ago, she now works from her studio and shop in the medieval market square of Woodbridge, Suffolk and is joined by an expanding team of sales and admin staff – Angela, Liz, Catherine and Sam.
Susannah specialises in a bespoke service for one off designs either creating new pieces of jewellery or remodelling and updating of existing pieces. She has successfully created a highly desirable brand in this niche market and has built a strong reputation for quality and knowledge with excellent customer service often remarked upon. The business continues to grow, with the expansion in the commission and bespoke side of the business.