Our Curriculum Vitae Q&A with the founder of Stephen Webster. A fine jewelry brand with a respect for British craftsmanship and goldsmithing.
Astrological sign? Leo
Lucky number? 7
Favorite color? Purple
Morning, Noon, or Night? Night
Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner? Dinner
Football, Baseball, or Basketball? Football
Green Tea, Black Tea, or Herbal Tea? Black Tea
Sugar, Splenda, or Stevia? None
Red, White, or Rosé? Red
Spicy, Salty, or Sweet? Spicy
Sandwich, Soup, or Salad? Cheese & Piccalilli sandwich
Cashmere, Silk, or Linen? Cashmere
Black, White, or Color? Color
Is your closet messy or neat? Neat
What’s your favorite room in your home? Kitchen
What do you collect? Almost everything. My home is like the British Museum.
Dream dinner guest? David Bowie
Sunday ritual? Sleep in, long walk
Favorite ﬂower? Gladiolus
Favorite scent? None
Cheat meal? Toasted cheese and onion or a tomato sandwich.
Favorite place to escape to when you need a moment of respite? Kent coast
Talent you’d like to have? Of all the trades, plumbing is the one I call on the most in my homes and could save a fortune if I could fix the problems myself.
Quality you want to be remembered by? A fearless jeweler.
Best thing about where you are from? Born in the same hospital as Keith Richard.
It’s hard not to be reminiscent of the past and be distracted by the future. How do you strive to live in the moment? I’m lucky to have a very close family, we have all lived apart and something brought us back together, I enjoy every moment.
What does Considered Luxury mean to you?
What was the inspiration behind starting your brand? The need to combine my many skills as a 20-year veteran bench jeweler to an aesthetic and attitude that I enjoyed in my life outside of jewelry to the jewelry that I made.
Give three words that describe your brand? Bold, Brave, Sustainable.