Collecting cool, quirky, funky, and simply pretty jewelry is one of my shopping passions. So I made a bee-line for Chime London jewelry at a recent summer accessories press preview.
Upon graduating from the Royal College of Art with a degree in Textiles and Accessory design, McGuire worked at Donna Karan in New York in the knitwear division.
She then moved back to Hong Kong -- where she was raised and educated as a child -- and worked at Shanghai Tang before developing her own Chime London line. That entrepreneurial move grew out of friends and family asking her to make them trinkets similar to the ones she made for herself.
"It's great to do what you love," McGuire says.
cloisonne bead charms.