BLK DV x LVBX mag

Harley Woolven, the Australian Sydney-based contemporary jewelry designer handcrafts his contemporary pieces from start to finish with the highest quality grade of Australian sterling silver, each piece is unique, bespoke, and epitomizes the ultra-cool aesthetic that represents his contemporary jewelry design line Black De Ville. Tell us how you came about to design jewelry and what it was that inspired you to start up your own company? I have always had a strong love for fashion, construction, and the romance that can actually be translated through creation. I was naturally drawn to jewelry from a very young age however found it quite...

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BLK DV x BACK YARD OPERA

BLK DV x BACK YARD OPERA

How many of us out there ask ourselves, ‘gee, how much do I really know about the people behind this design I’m wearing?’. No one? Well, you bloody well should.Here at BYO we decided to venture into the realm of interviews, unedited of course, so we could get to know a little more of the people that we share this lovely planet of ours with. No, this is not a Humans-of-New-York-inspirational-shit type-a-thing. This is just us sitting down and having conversations with some awesome people. The inspirational part is optional.Our first victim candidate is Harley Woolven.Harley is a jewellery designer...

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THE FREEMAN JOURNAL

THE FREEMAN JOURNAL

Inspired by brutalism and androgyny, contemporary jewelry designer, Harley Woolven is challenging conventional design offering sophisticated consumers hand crafted minimalist pieces resembling the organic and sharp forms of his surroundings. Based in Manly Beach Sydney, Woolven’s pieces are made of Australian sterling silver, with his latest collection Broken Valley featuring sharp, jiggered lines and textures reflecting the Broken Valley Region within the Australian landscape. What made you decide to become a jewelry designer and launch Black De Ville? I have always loved designing. Having the ability to put your own twist on an existing style or develop an entirely new concept is...

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BLK DV DAILY TELEGRAPH

BLK DV DAILY TELEGRAPH

http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/northern-beaches/bachelorette-star-daveys-man-rings-could-spark-a-trend-thanks-to-north-balgowlah-jeweller/news-story/8e7293901229d3bb9dd748bb65eb9ca5

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