About Us

Established in 1996, Monkey Puzzle Jewellery is a contemporary jewellery gallery located in the heart of historic York. The stylish shop and relaxed atmosphere make for a perfect shopping and browsing environment. Our range is varied and unique and features the work of a broad spectrum of British artists and designers.

We believe Monkey Puzzle has something for to suit all tastes and pockets, so take sometime to browse our website or plan your visit.

Our selection of rings offer something for every special occasion, whether you are looking for a simple wedding band or an opulent engagement ring. Through Furrer-Jacot our customers are able to design their own perfect ring.  For a more contemporary look Gina Frost Designs use untraditional metals such as titanium, steel and palladium to create rings with a modern twist.

We believe Monkey Puzzle has something for to suit all tastes and pockets, so take sometime to browse our website or use the 'Visit the Shop' link above to plan your visit.

What's in a name?
The Monkey Puzzle tree can be traced back to the Jurassic period and is closely link to both Amber and Jet. Baltic Amber is produced from a resin similar to that of the Monkey Puzzle and it is said that the best Jet was formed from extinct varieties of the tree.