Vangeli Manufacturing is a family owned and operated business and are second to none in Canberra, Australia. Vangeli was established in 1978 by master jeweller Jeff Chapman, who has been involved in the industry since he was twelve years old. Jeff trained in Europe under the guidance of world class master jewellers. He was later joined by his wife Catherine who has studied jewellery making, gemology, design and diamond grading. Their son Evan is a second generation jeweller. Their team comprises of diamond graders, award winning designers, jewellers, master jewellers and setters.
During their time in business, Jeff passed on his skills and knowledge of fine jewellery, training over over 36 apprentices. Many of them now own and operate their own businesses, a legacy that is no idle boast. Vangeli are well known for their community spirit having sponsored many sporting groups, charities and organisations throughout the years.
Vangeli have also owned and operated black opal mines in Lightning Ridge, making them experts on opals. They can supply quality diamonds of any size (including pink cognac and champagne) as well as South Sea pearls from Broom, plus an extensive range of gemstones. All gemstones and diamonds are hand-selected by our discerning specialists, giving you quality assurance and an exceptional experience. Vangeli specialise in hand-made jewellery in white and yellow gold, as well as platinum. Their products are handmade to the highest standard of materials, design and manufacturing.