Kathryn Bishop is a writer, editor and creative consultant for the jewellery and watch industry, with more than 12 years’ background working with jewellers and watch brands.


She is the former editor of industry bible Professional Jeweller magazine, also holding the role of deputy editor at WatchPro.

Primarily focusing on consumer and B2B features, interviews and market analysis, Kathryn has written and sub-edited for titles and organisations including Retail Jeweller, Facets Magazine, WGSN, Jewellery & Watch Birmingham, DrapersCity AM, Metro Online and the Baselworld Brand Book. 

She is also a regular researcher and contributor to the leading global jewellery intelligence and trends service Adorn Insight.

Kathryn also works with designers and brands, producing copy for lookbooks, websites and brand profiles.

She was named one of Retail Jeweller magazine’s 30 Under 30 in 2016, praised for her “unrivalled knowledge of the UK industry… generating newsworthy stories, building brand awareness and driving retailer interest”.

Kathryn Bishop is the youngest council member of the UK’s prestigious Goldsmiths’ Craft & Design Council.

She is also an executive of the Women’s Jewellery Association (WJA) – UK Chapter.