Hi I'm Sam Hunt, and welcome to the world of Xing.
I have been working in precious metals since the age of 12
and after I attended Brunel University where I achieved a BA (Hons) in 3D Design (Metal),
I followed this up with a Post Graduate Research Certificate (PgD)
in Education and Manufacturing from Sheffield Hallam University.

My Commissions have included:


King of Dubai, Saudi Arabia

Ergo Cutlery

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Ergo Cutlery bought by the King of Dubai in response to the advertisement in Elle Decoration Magazine.

18k Wedding Rings

18K Wedding Ring



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Customer supplied the stones in a claw ring to remount.


Gold necklace with diamonds and emeralds

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Commission in 18ct to Design & re-use 2 Diamonds & an Emerald from a 3 stone dress ring.
Yellow gold body with white gold settings - weight 9.7 g, approx........35mm long.


Bespoke engagement ring

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An engagement ring commission involving the customers 5 sided Emerald set in Platinum.


Professor Ellgiers, A Belgian Professor of Wood

Contemporary pendant 

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The Professor approached me at a Gent Furniture Fair, Belgium 1994,
to design and make a contemporary pendant for his wife.
He supplied the metal in the form of Quarter Krugerrands, 22k Gold.

Garrard, Crown Jewellers
Including Design work and Desk set - limited run in Silver Plate and Sterling Silver.

Design work for Rare Imports
Detailed design work regarding the Suzuki Cappuccino. Involving myself with Car aesthetics, product relationships, and awareness for the Company.


Personal Jewellery commissions in Gold - red, white and blue,
Platinum - Rings, all entertaining Personal requirements.

Opal jewellery

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Entrance Sculpture for Ranyard Signs, Caistor (Lincs)

Copper garden sculpture
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Involved in the Design & Manufacture in association with Grimsby College.
It is illuminated at night.
Sculpture Title: Contour - 5ft.hx 17ft coiled copper natural weather patina.

Design Q
Have assisted Design Q in advanced detail strategies and concepts for the Jenson S-V8 Sports Car.


My designs have appeared in several Publications including: Elle Decoration, The Mail On Sunday, GQ Magazine, The Daily Telegraph and FT "How To Spend It" Magazine.


Autumn Fair Wholesale Trade Show NEC Birmingham Sept 2001
Top Draw Wholesale Trade Show Earls Court London Sept 2001
Spring Gift Fair, Wholesale Trade Fair, NEC, Birmingham Feb 2000
Top Draw, Wholesale Trade Fair, Earls Court, London Sept 1999
Garrard, Crown Jewellers, Contemp. Silver Exhibition, London June 1996
100% Design Exhibition, Wholesale Trade Fair, Chelsea, London Oct 1995
New Designers In Business Exhibition, New York/San Francisco July 1995
The Young Designers Exhibition, Business Design Centre, London -Overall Winner For The Design Of Ergo Cutlery July 1993


Design Consultancy, Manufacturing, Sales & Enquires welcome for Trade, Public / Retail & Galleries.


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