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John makes chain maille jewellery in a variety of finishes.

John Stapleton

 

John is based in

Cheltenham

 

 

 

Website

www.jsjjewellery.com

 

Email

jstaple1792000@yahoo.com

 

 

 

 

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Chain Maille

 

Originally designed to protect soldiers in battle, the art of chain maille has been around for probably over 2,000 years. There are different variations from all over the world, though nowadays it has few functional uses and is now used mostly for decorative purposes.

John has combined the various styles to produce pieces of jewellery that are unusual and stylish.

 

John’s chain maille jewellery is handcrafted from hundreds of small rings made from either enamelled copper or anodised aluminium, which means that even if you suffer allergic reactions to most jewellery, even gold, it is possible that his will be ok.

 

Commissions are welcome, most of the chain maille can be made to size and in your choice of colours or materials, though some designs are made as unique one–offs.