*Update* – We’ve updated this article as of 29 May 2020 to include the latest opening dates for Jewellery Quarter businesses as well as new delivery and takeaway options. ——————————— When you speak to most people these days the words they use to describe the current situation usually include, unbelievable, surreal and what do I … Read more Jewellery Quarter Businesses Keep Going
As the effects of social distancing start to take hold, many Jewellery Quarter businesses are turning their events and activities digital. Browse our pick of online activities from the list below and discover something new from the comfort of your own home! Have an upcoming online event, seminar, or workshop? Share the details with us … Read more Online Activities & Events in the JQ
Michele White, acclaimed British contemporary jewellery designer, has been hand-making jewellery in the Jewellery Quarter for over 30 years. Selecting precious metals and rare gemstones, Michele creates unique collections she describes as ‘wearable art’. As a qualified gemologist, Michele uses gemstones that stand out from the ordinary – those with an interesting inclusion or unusual … Read more Michele White Jewellery – How We Make It
The JQBID is supporting the 2020 Great British Beer Festival – Winter! This Festival brings together beer lovers, brewers and suppliers from all over the world to celebrate the joy of British beer, ciders, gins and more! Organised by CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale, this year’s event has relocated from Norwich to Birmingham at … Read more JQBID Sponsors Great British Beer Festival – Winter
The Jewellery Quarter Development Trust (JQDT) has signed the Armed Forces Covenant, pledging their commitment to offer continued support for Armed Forces personnel and their families. Bringing a full month of activities, arranged by the Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District (JQBID) to a close, the signing of the covenant marks a statement by the JQDT … Read more JQBID Goes All Out to Support Birmingham Poppy Day and Armed Forces Personnel
A talented local jewellery designer has been crowned the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter’s second Jeweller in Residence. The winning designer, Vanessa Miller, will work from the museum regularly over the next year creating an exclusive new jewellery range as part of a project which aims to promote local designers through a partnership with the … Read more New Jeweller In Residence Announced at the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter
The ever-popular Jewellery Quarter Open Studios returns for the winter edition on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th of November from 11 am – 4 pm. With 14 venues showcasing over 20 JQ makers, this is the perfect chance to discover local talent and get ahead of the Christmas shopping! The handy JQ Open Studios Map … Read more Jewellery Quarter Open Studios Returns 23rd & 24th of November!
Discover the magic of Christmas as you shop, explore and celebrate in the Jewellery Quarter! Escape from the Birmingham City Centre crowds and discover our unique historic neighbourhood that’s teeming with creative independents. With over 25 participating businesses, the JQ Christmas Window Trail is the perfect opportunity for you to explore the streets and shops … Read more JQ Christmas Window Trail!
Plans to transform the four-acre AE Harris industrial site in the Jewellery Quarter into a major residential-led, mixed-use scheme have been given the go-ahead by Birmingham City Council. Joint venture partners Galliard Homes and Apsley House Capital plan to create a new neighbourhood called St Paul’s Quarter. Designed and master-planned by award-winning Glenn Howells Architects, … Read more St Paul’s Quarter Given the Green Light