Sandra - Owner of Leskes Jewellers
Professional and a true perfectionist, Sandra is the owner here at Leskes Jewellers. One conversation with Sandra and you’ll feel her passion for creativity and her extensive knowledge in the industry. Her love of concept development and desire to ‘create for all’ is contagious. And her appreciation for the details means that Leskes Jewellers is at the forefront of fabulous and exclusive pieces that customers simply can't get enough of. Sandra makes it her mission to source you the perfect stone and will scour the globe to ensure its just right! Sandra and Trev have been married for 10 years and together for 18 or so... Sandra has two adult children Toni and Jayden and Trev has two adult daughters Mish and Jas, so a big blended family!
Sandra and Trev recently moved to Buderim on the Sunshine Coast and have left the day to day running of the shop in the hands of our Manager Estelle, Sandra travels back to Port Fairy regularly and is still heavily involved in the business, on the business and is spending her time designing unique pieces and sourcing beautifully rare gemstones.
A few Fun Facts:
Pets: Groodle called Bergs or Big Boy and Cavoodle called Waller or Baby
Holiday Destination: Italy
Craft Project: Not good at crafts due to my attention span but I'm about to learn how to "sand cast" jewellery
Fashion Style: Hmmm I know my jewellery style is vintage glam but i'd say classic casual, I'm a jeans girl over and over.
Bron - Creative Design Director
Bron has been with Leskes for over a year now having moved down from the big smoke to take up this important role. Bron has over 30 years experience in the back end of the jewellery industry and her skills lay with dealing with our jewellers and suppliers and managing all of our custom client and stock designs. Bron also oversees all of our client repairs and ensures quality is always maintained. If you'd like an appointment with Bron to discuss your custom design or remodel, she's available Monday to Friday and really enjoys living in our little town. She's a bit of a mother hen and enjoys a good laugh most days.
Bron loves to walk the beaches and coastline of Port Fairy, and enjoys socialising with friends at our local cafes and restaurants and travelling to far flung places like this beautiful shot in Praiano in Italy. Bron adores music and wine and has recently taken up the Ukelele, lord help us if she starts playing this at work!
Martha - Sales and Visual Merchandising Superstar
Martha is our styling and sales Queen in store. If you've never visited our gorgeous little shop in Port Fairy then you'll have missed our gorgeous in store displays, including a garden fairy light filled roof, filled with flowers and whimsical magic. Martha has been with the Leskes team for a couple of years now and her warm, friendly and humourous manner make you feel like relaxed and in the right hands. Martha is your absolute go to for Engagement Rings, you watch her eyes light up with excitement.
Martha is a sucker for Disney movies and romantic love stories, loves a cheeky gin cocktail and nights out with her partner Nathan or her gal pals. She is the proud mumma of Oakie and Milla who are those fabulously grand Bengal cats along with Ziggy the Bulldog.
Martha is a superstar when it comes to styling and actually has her own floristry business which she runs when she's not found at Leskes, called Flora by Martha!
Cait - Sales
Cait is like sweet sunshine at Leskes! She's always smiling, bubbly and super warm. Cait has been with us a few years now and has over the last 12 months been studying Nursing so has gone back to a couple of days per week and we're all so proud of her efforts! We get to keep her until she finishes studying which is sometime in mid 20223
Fun Facts about Kooky is she has 2 cats, Pippin and Obi and her favourite holiday destination is New Zealand! Cait also has an amazing voice and plays guitar, her music and vocals are beautiful!
Addicted to homewares shopping, Cait believes there is no such thing as too many cushions in a house, ever!\
Lilli - Sales
Lilli has been with us just over a year and loves all thoughts sparkly called diamonds! You'll often see Lilli posing with baubles in our reels and stories! A young mum with two cheeky boys Lilli loves Harry Potter and painting and her favourite travel destination is New York! Lilli has a cat called Chops and a dog named John! Lilli works out in the shop and has a knack for styling and stacking diamonds! If this is what you're into then make sure you ask for Lil.
Ella - Sales
Ella is a recent addition to our team and we love her enthusiasm and excitement the role brings to her! Ella is a young mum to 3 children and moonlights Managing Coffin Sally, our favourite pizza restaurant and bar.