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From Shells To Precious Stones | The History of Wearable Art (Part Three)

From Shells To Precious Stones | The History of Wearable Art (Part Three) »

15 Feb, 2016
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In the history of wearable art the Indian subcontinent is like an immovable mountain, unchanged by the rampaging storms and floods that scarred its foothills.

From Shells To Precious Stones | The History of Wearable Art (Part Two)

From Shells To Precious Stones | The History of Wearable Art (Part Two) »

14 Feb, 2016
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It is the nature of all things that humans value most – someday that which is deeply coveted will cause a rift between those who ‘have’ and those who ‘have not’. In this respect the allure of jewellery can be a double-edged sword, capable of awakening a bloodthirsty greed.

From Shells To Precious Stones | The History of Wearable Art (Part One)

From Shells To Precious Stones | The History of Wearable Art (Part One) »

13 Feb, 2016
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Ever since the industrial revolution and the consequent advances in technology we’ve seemed to embrace a new kind of rapid urbanisation. In doing so we’ve continuously distanced ourselves from the natural world and the rest of the animal kingdom, including our distant, less-evolved ancestors.

Natives of the Earth

Natives of the Earth »

5 Feb, 2016
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Jewellery reflects the culture from which it originated. The distinctions we notice are reminders of the individual maker; where they were from, what they saw, heard and believed. Their personality is transferred to the shaping of the stone and the invention of each new design.

Designer | Alex Monroe…

Designer | Alex Monroe… »

27 Jan, 2016
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We explore three different styles of antique jewellery and track down where to find them.