Fusing the organic with the modern, this asymmetrical necklace is bold yet elegant. The dreamily dramatic single pendant in deep oceanic blue is carved from tagua nut by Magdalena of the MYA project in Quito, Ecuador, a sustainable and environmentally friendly alternative to animal ivory. Its irregular shape contrasts with a sophisticated, hi-shine brass oblong, hand cut and polished by Lizet of Hope Jewellery in Peru. for maximum impact. The pieces come hung on an unusual, silver ball chain. Based in Peckham, Just Trade build fair-trade relationships with highly skilled artisans in south America and India to create ethical jewellery with polish and style.
Brass, tagua nut, silver plated chain
Chain length approx 70cm
These finely textured bangles are handmade by the women in the Flowering Desert Project in Tamil Nadu, India. In striking silver- or gold- plated elegant brass, they’re the perfect basic for layering. Grab a few and wear them in threes or fours, or stack them with contrasting pieces in different textures and colours for drama.
Gold or sterling silver plated brass
Laviandbelle handcraft unique and quirky jewellery heavily inspired by their teenage daughters, and nothing says teenage insouciance more clearly than these LOL and OMG earrings. Add attitude to your lobes – are you laughing out loud or oh my godding today? A perfect gift for a tween, young adult, or grown-up with a wicked sense of humour. Choose in any combination as long as they’re in the same finish. Available in gold and silver. Handmade in Notting Hill, London.
Sterling silver or gold plated sterling silver