Gone are the big bold geometric shapes and artificial colours, plastic beads and anything unnatural, for this seasons jewellery sees a return to all things inspired by what is around us – nature. From flower necklaces to butterfly brooches, fascinators created with birds in mind, every where you look you can see jewellery made with the wonderful natural world as our inspiration. To get the latest look, go for unique handmade pieces found on websites such as etsy.com and folksy.co.uk but all the jewellery featured here can be found on www.allthingsoriginal.com. The best pieces are made with natural products such as wood and crystal beads and if they are made with artificial products, they look very much like the natural item.
Brooches – This beautiful Morpho Blue Butterfly Pin Brooch by Hoolala is made using a picture of a real Morpho butterfly which is then adhered to a perspex back. It measures about 40mm x 30mm and attaches securely with a scatter pin to your clothing. It will arrive beautifully wrapped ready for giving or simply keeping. The pin brooch costs a mere £7.50 and is sent using recorded delivery.
Gossimarwings collection is handmade with love in the UK by its Designer Tara Collins and they have created this gorgeous little hummingbird has been made from wood and has also been gilded with Gold Leaf to add that magical touch. Bird measures around 3.5 inches wide and costs £20 with free recorded delivery.
Necklaces – Part of Gossimarwings’ exclusive range of floral accessories includes this pretty little Wooden Daisy Necklace, measuring around 2 inches at the widest point, it has been gilded with gold leaf to add to its beauty. Paired with the chain of your choice in the following colours: silver-tone, gold-tone and antique brass measuring 18 inches. Costs is only £20.
Lupin Handmade have created this beautiful statement bib Dusky Pink Felt Flower necklace featuring three pink felt flowers and lots of sparkly purple seed beads. The flowers have been handmade from gorgeous 100% wool felt. They are sewn onto a backing of white acrylic felt. The necklace is approx 7 1/2 inches (19cm) wide, and it costs £35.
Bracelets – This Light As A Feather Bracelet made by Eclectic Eccentricity is a brass feather which has been moulded to form the centre-piece of this charming bracelet. With two ivory glass pearl charms off to the side, this is bound to be a great talking point! Fastening with a toggle clasp, the vintage brass chain is available in either 7″, 7.5″, 8″ lengths, depending upon how low you like your bracelets to hang. Feather is a little over 3″ long and 3/4″ wide (75cm x 18cm). Priced at £17.50.
All items available from all thingsoriginal.com.