About Jema

Jema Hewitt is a professional costume designer, working on projects for films, theatre and museums. She is a lecturer at Nottingham Trent University.

Jema’s love of vintage beads and embroidery developed naturally into teaching and writing on a variety of subjects, from how to make tiaras and bead jewellery to corsetry. She has written four books on beaded jewellery and is a regular contributor to magazines.

Jema is the author of Tiaras and Bridal Jewellery, and Making Tiaras and Designer Jewellery.

Jema Hewitt’s most recent work is in creative pattern cutting.

See more about Jema’s work on her website and her YouTube channel.