These practical-yet-on-trend necklaces sport pendants just like a real drop of rain; small, but perfectly formed. Despite the pendant’s modest size, it makes a statement, with an unusual snake chain, and comes in intriguing finishes; choose from handpainted wood, brass or Mother of Pearl veneer. The pendant sits on the chest. Easy to wear, yet dripping with style – this is an essential with an edge. Matching earrings available Handmade in East London.
Wood, gold plated chain
Chain length 45cm, pendant 2.2cm x 1.3cm
Twit-twoo! This super-cute, 3D, birdhouse pendant has a resident owl that makes a comforting clicking noise as you move. Laser cut from natural wood, it’s a toy and necklace in one. Retro, funny, and fascinating. Handmade in Australia.
Wood, acrylic, leather
Cord length adjustable, birdhouse 4.5cm x 4cm x 3cm
Inspired by the magical architecture of Ricardo Bofill, this oval-shaped pendant necklace combines the colours of his designs with the bold curves and post-modern lines of his buildings. Cerebral, yet elegant, the walnut-edged geometric shape is inlaid with mirrored gold acrylic, and highlighted in deep indigo, it hangs from a gold chain. Intelligent design. Matching earrings available. Designed and handmade by architect Malaika in her Ladbroke Grove studio.
Walnut, acrylic, formica, gold plated chain
Pendant 5cm x 2.5cm, chain length 60cm
Sustainable and fascinating, each ring is handmade by artisans in Swaziland from layers of recycled magazines. These pieces of jewellery have real heart and soul, each is unique and tells its own, thoughtful story – literally – through the text on the white background. The interesting, double rectangle design provides a dynamic focal point for your look. Quazi employs artisans giving them economic freedom.
Recycled magazine paper, varnish
UK ring size S (US size 9)