Florian Bissig, Goldschmied

Florian Bissig, goldsmith

How long have you been a goldsmith?
    • I started my training in 2010. So I'm already 12 years old.

    Ring, bracelet or earrings?

      • On me personally, bracelets or rings.

      Florian Bissig goldsmith

      As a goldsmith you work with a wide variety of materials. What is your favorite material?

        • My favorite material to work with is yellow gold.

        Diamond or Jet?

          • Depends on the diamond ;D no seriously, diamonds have always fascinated me.

          What is the most special piece of jewelry you have ever designed?

            • The most special piece of jewelry that I have designed and made is definitely my work for the Swiss Goldsmiths Championship in Design. This is a wearable mask with an integrated back necklace made of silver, bronze, gold and a tanzanite cabochon.

            Mountains or sea?

              • I love the sea but it always draws me back to our mountainous Switzerland.

              Coffee or wine?

                • Difficult decision, depends entirely on the mood and the time and the quality of the wine or coffee.

                What do you always have in the fridge?

                  • Everything you need for quick tapas. Olives, Parmesan, Pickled Tomatoes, etc.

                  Favorite drink?

                    • Negroni if ​​it's well made. Otherwise a Moscow Mule.

                    Monday at 1:00 p.m....

                      • On Monday at 1:00 p.m. I'll probably be in my workshop working on a new furniture project.

                      What makes you lose track of time?

                        • When I dedicate myself to music and lose myself in new ideas.

                        Favorite LILLY CLOU piece?

                        • Amber bracelet Berry Amber.

                        Interview by Bigna Neuenschwander

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