Handmade: By Royal Appointment is a Documentary programme.

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Handmade: By Royal Appointment

Series celebrating handcrafted objects made under the royal warrant. In a small workshop in a country house in Wiltshire, silversmith Simon Benney makes distinctive jewellery and exquisite household objects for the royal family and private clients. Simon is following in the footsteps of his father Gerald Benney, who revolutionised the design of British silverware in the postwar era. This film follows the making of an engraved gold and diamond pendant, featuring Simon's trademark enamel finish, using techniques his father learnt from Faberge. episode 3.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 30 minutes (approx)

When is Handmade: By Royal Appointment next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC 4 Tomorrow, 8:00pm and on BBC 4 January 31st, 8:00pm. See more...