This piece is a one off work made in collaboration with Benjamin Alexander for NZ Fashion Week 2019.
Sculpted Laurestine frame finished with rice pearls and golden glass seed beads, and dotted with clear cubic zirconia stones.
This piece has a detachable pin so it can be worn as a brooch or hat pin as well as a hair pin.
12cm x 9cm
Laurestine grows at the end of my road.
Made by hand, by Hannah, from recycled 925 sterling silver, vintage rice pearls from a trademe necklace, gold glass seed beads from an old necklace, and lab grown cubic zirconia sourced from an ex-jewellers stone collection.
Photographs by Gabrielle Stoddard featuring Claudia Kogachi.