Woods Jewellers is a family run independent jeweller established in 1948. We've come a long way since the original founder, Cliff Baker (pictured above in 1950) started the business, Our craftsmen still use the same techniques as the founders would have, but combined with modern manufacturing techniques and computer aided design, enables our workshop to manufacture the majority our showroom stock as well as bespoke one-off designs.
Situated in Coulsdon Surrey we offer an exquisite range of Modern and Antique Diamond and Gem set jewellery, watches and giftware.
Our team of specialists who all share a passion for jewellery, can offer advice from sales to service and design enquiries.
We are proud that all the products on our website are designed and manufactured in our in-house workshop.
Meet The Team
Terry bought Woods Jewellers 37 years ago, after being associated with the shop for 41 years. He has been a Goldsmith since the age of 16 working as an Apprentice in the West End. Although technology has advanced greatly, undoubtedly some skills have remained the same, especially when making bespoke handmade items.
Matt started as Woods Jewellers
Goldsmith in 1993. He is responsible for the manufacture of stock; including both handmade one-off bespoke pieces and our standard stock lines, as well as repairs/restorations and overseeing the Design Team. Matt studied Jewellery Making at the Sir John Cass School of Art where he gained a City and Guilds qualifications before further learning at Woods.
Joining Woods Jewellers in 2008, Charlie works as the Shop Manager, In-house Gemologist, Valuer and resident Pearl and Bead stringer. Qualifications include; The FGA title after studying her Gemmology exams with the Gemmological Association of Great Britain and courses in Diamond Grading and JET Retail.
Previously working as a Photographer, Dani joined Woods Jewellers as the sole Jewellery Designer in 2012 until 2019 when the Design Team needed expanding. As one half of the Design Team she creates bespoke designs using a combination of traditional handmade techniques and CAD software to create perfect designs for customers. Qualifications include a BA Graphic Design Degree and a JET Professional Jewellers Diploma.
Priya has worked at Woods Jewellers since July 2019. As one half of the Design Team she works with Customers and the Team to create timeless bespoke designs using CAD technology. She previously worked in the Finance and Marketing industry, making the change to the Jewellery industry in 2018. Qualifications include; De Beers Diamond Foundation course, JET essentials and various London Jewellery School CPD Courses.