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
25" long, this necklace carries a Tcherot Tuareg amulet, to keep you safe on your journeys. The pendant is 5.5 x 4.5" made of tooled leather, silver and copper.The necklace has faux amber and ebony prayer beads of polymer clay, made at Caprilicious, real bamboo coral nuggets, lapis lazuli nuggets, and yellow fire agate beads and a few Chinese coins, with spacer beads of shell pearl, coral and howlite. Tassels of African Trade beads and ceramic beads have been attached to either side of the pendant. A very interesting and unusual piece of 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 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.
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.
Lalibela is a six strand necklace with red and white coral, lapis lazuli, haematite, silver tone spike beads, turquoise, Czech glass and tiny African trade beads. 24" long, it carries an ornate Ethiopian Cross inlaid with ebony which is 2.5" long. The necklace is extendable by 3" should you wish to wear it longer with a handmade non tarnish chain and fastened with a hook. A baroque cross dangles from the end of the chain. Colourful and interesting elements make this an unforgettable necklace and you will enjoy wearing it.
A vivid tribal necklace with a gaily coloured Moroccan enamelled bead this necklace is all things bright and beautiful. 23" long, 2 rows in colour blocks of red and orange, green and yellow Howlite colour treated pumpkin shaped beads held by handmade faux bone polymer clay connectors, on a toggle clasp.