Kate Shearer is a qualified GIA gemologist and jewellery designer with a passion
for gemstones, diamonds, jewellery, and a keen appreciation for luxury goods. Kate
attended the prestigious Gemological Institute of America in New York where she
studied under the world’s top gemological experts working in the field today. After
graduating with a Graduate Diploma in Gemology and Jewellery Design, Kate honed
her expertise by working on High Street Jewellery at Cartier on Fifth Avenue in New
York, before returning to Cape Town to start her business, Bespoke by Kate.