Tessa Packard London is the eponymous fine jewellery label by London-based founder and creative director Tessa Packard.
Launched in 2013, the label has fast become internationally recognised for designing eclectic bi-annual collections that celebrate both individuality and storytelling.
Alongside its bi-annual collections, the award-winning label also specialises in the production of bespoke jewellery, whether that be on behalf of private individuals or larger corporate clients. A fervent believer in philanthropy, Tessa acts as a business mentor for several youth and education-focused charities, as well as a being a regular speaker at many entrepreneurial workshops and Women in Business events.
Tessa Packard London has been featured in such publications as Vanity Fair, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, International New York Times, Country & Town House and the Financial Times’ How to Spend It. In 2015 the label was nominated for Jewellery Designer of the Year Award by the UK Jewellery Awards and named one of the Hot 30 Under 30 faces in the British jewellery industry by Retail Jeweller Magazine.
Tessa is a totally self-taught jewellery designer. Born in Brazil and brought up and raised in Britain, Tessa studied Fine Art and History of Art at school and university before launching herself into the London commercial art world. After four years in a gallery environment Tessa turned her attention to the world of jewellery. As strong believer in British industry, Tessa made the decision to have all her jewellery manufactured and hand-finished by workshops in the UK and still continues to do so.