RA Designer Jewellery Manchester was established in 1986 by Anne Rowson (Ba Hons)  at Studio 5,  Manchester Craft and Design Centre in the heart of the city’s Northern Quarter following a degree in Three Dimensional Design at Manchester Polytechnic.

From a humble beginnings RA Designer Jewellery has become a well established and renowned place for the finest in contemporary jewellery for men & women with many clients, including some celebrity names.

“Giving a uniquely inspiring studio and retail experience”

Our studio shop offers a relaxing shopping experience where you can admire and acquire our beautiful work or select form other collections we showcase from British and International contemporary jewellery designers such as Prism Design, Domino, Diana Porter Contemporary Jewellery, Nick Hubbard Jewellery,  Sarah Jane Brown,Linda MacDonald, Linda Lovatt Beasties, Helen Lea, Hagit Goralli, Danish Design, Tianguis Jackson, Cindy Ashbridge, Adele Taylor, LBJ Designs, Gabriella Casemore,, Katheline Baird & Hazel Atkinson to name a few.

We specialise in the creation of bespoke jewellery commissioned for clients wanting something that little bit special, tailored to their individual style, designed and handmade in house. Our in house workshop also provides a jewellery repair service and of course RA Designer Jewellery is ” Home of the Marry Me Ring”. So if you’re going to be popping the question then check out this unique product where you can borrow a ring, propose and then return the ring in part exchange for a ring you choose from our selection or a Bespoke ring.


Photograph by Manchester based freelance photographer ,Justin Garner.

Justin Garner Photography

Anne, happy at the bench

Anne, happy at the bench.