For the Thoroughly Modern Millie - bright, cheerful and contemporary jewellery to delight the eye - one of a kind pieces that draw their inspiration from the Dark Continent.
Out of Africa - Mixed Media Pieces inspired by African Jewellery
An Act of Love
23" long, with vibrant red bamboo coral nuggets from a sustainable source, smoky grey crystals and a Moroccan amulet bead with a low silver content. Little turquoise beads are sprinkled liberally through the necklace and teardrops dangle from the amulet as an interesting moving focus. Toggle clasp to close.
A fun and frivolous piece - polymer clay faux bone pendant on a black cord necklace, with waxed linen dangles festooned with cowrie shells and blue and yellow wooden beads. The neck cord is 21" in diameter and adjustable. A light and easy piece to wear with your summer linens, and an answer to your quest for interesting jewellery - exotic and fun!
Worn to be Wild
A necklace made for the brave - a polymer clay and wire torque, 20" in diameter, extendable with links carries a bold tribal pendant, lashed to the faux ivory torque with cotton thread. The piece is gaily embellished with cowrie shells and sari ribbon. There are earrings to match, to complete the ensemble.
A long waxed linen necklace, festooned with cowrie shells and small bone beads, finished with a handmade patinated copper clasp. The focal is a faux bone bead, with serene tribal faces and jungle fruit flowers and leaves carved into it. Get ready for your summer linens with this tribal look necklace. Wear it this summer for a relatively inexpensive but chic tribal look that is all the rage today.
Six strands of fabulousness, all on a chain which means that the necklace can be worn close to the neck, or low down - your choice. A handmade wire hook clasp, with rings that can easily be moved up and down the chain. An Ethiopian Cross ( low silver content) and pewter arrowheads on hand carved jade beads in green and black, carnelian, orange jade, fire agate and seed beads from Africa all held together by a black Vintaj tulip. A Czech glass star dangles from a chain at the back. Bright. Colourful. One helluva statement!
Bamboo coral teardrop shaped beads, dyed a beautiful green, interspersed with moss agate and colourful cat's eye glass beads which have a fibre optic thread running through them to give their distinctive sheen carry a gaily enamelled Moroccan amulet bead. 23" long with a toggle clasp to close.
Powerful and majestic as the mighty Zambezi the central faux amber bead is the focal point for this beautifully eye catching necklace. Graduated hand made polymer clay black flat beads are on either side of the focal, and a couple of faux amber resin beads end the necklace along with black agate beads. The necklace is 21" long and will look perfect in as a light but powerful accent to a simple outfit for office or day wear. Boho Lagenlook clothes will look fabulous too, when embellished by this piece of jewellery.