Yiorgos Poniros is one of the most prominent and celebrated jewellery designers of Greece.
From a young age, Yiorgos displayed a natural artistry and finesse for jewellery design, having grown up in one of the oldest Greek families of jewellery craftsmen.
Yiorgos passion for creating beautiful jewellery fully transpired as he went on to study gemology at the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) in New York and jewellery design in Italy to enrich his innate skills and talent. Yiorgos quickly caught the attention of international celebrities and VIP clientele who would visit Santorini to covet his sensual jewellery creations.
From the prelude of an idea to the final creation, Yiorgos is meticulous about every step of production. Personally committed to sourcing unique and lavish gems, every one of Yiorgos jewellery designs will take your breath away.
Yiorgos designs for the Vatican
Honoured by the Vatican for excellence in jewellery design, Yiorgos Poniros has received six consecutive VATICAN design awards for designing and creating honorary rings for six Vatican Cardinals at the Giuseppe Sciacca International Awards ceremony 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.