The mixed media jewellery and silversmithing consumer show, where visitors can purchase direct from contemporary designer makers selected from the best in the UK is returning to the elegant Guildhall in Winchester from 18-20 November 2011.  The popular Desire Jewellery and Silversmithing Fair will, this year, incorporate British Silver Week featuring the work of many more of Britain’s finest contemporary silversmiths. 










Desire offers visitors a choice of around 70 individual jewellers and silversmiths who have been selected for their superb and innovative craftsmanship and have a genuine passion for the work they create.  Visitors can see and purchase from an exciting range from both emerging British talent as well as more established designer makers.  There really is something for everyone with the huge variety of stylish, unusual and original designs across a wide price range from just a few pounds to many thousands. 










Exhibitors at Winchester include jewellers working in gold, silver, aluminium, brass, titanium, niobium, copper, bronze and platinum and incorporating glass, enamelwork, gemstones, pearls and beads into their work. 










Opening times for this year’s event are 12.30 pm – 5.30 pm on Friday and 10 am – 5 pm Saturday and Sunday.  Admission is £4.00. For further information contact the organisers on 01622 747 325 or visit the web site at

Venue: The Guildhall, Broadway, High Street, Winchester, SO23 9GH

44 Hockley Street



B18 6BH

Tel: +44 (0)121 507 0994

Company number 07258309

ICO Registration No: ZA460029