Switch the important and unlock the door to Tatty Devine’s Question Place with our Autumn Wintertime 2022 limited version assortment: Cupboard of Curiosities.
An ode to discovery, scientific classification, and craftsmanship: we’re eradicating the glass divide involving admirers and objects of wish. Add to your artwork jewelry selection with references spanning gemology to oology, can take on taxonomy, and eventually update your own archive with the final collector’s piece: our Cupboard of Curiosities Statement Necklace.
On the lookout for the best statement necklace this year? The Cupboard of Curiosities Assertion Necklace operates like a attraction, encapsulating our AW22 selection (keep looking at to uncover out more!) and the specialist craftsmanship at the rear of every and each individual structure. A bash necklace like no other, tick off forms of taxonomy with our need to-have masterpiece: nine ornate charms nod to the most interesting artefacts from entomology to mineralogy. Appear nearer to find out levels of laser-etched acrylic, from jewel-toned mirrors and glitters to refined shimmers and marbles. Identify every ‘ology’ with charming hand-inked miniature labels impressed by our check out to Oxford’s Pitt Rivers Museum.
Hunting for inspiration to gasoline a jewelry selection of present-day souvenirs and eclectic ephemera, our Creative Director, Harriet Vine MBE used weekends strolling by Paris’ Centre Pompidou – chocolat chaud in hand – ogling around oddities and discovering sought-following collections. The spotlight of her excursion? Surrealist thinker, André Breton’s studio! Bursting with artefacts from objets d’art produced by Gentleman Ray to oil paintings and iridescent butterflies encased in glass: the inspiration guiding our luxe consider on lepidopterology, the Butterfly Collector Necklace.
Let’s get in formation… a kaleidoscope of fifteen meticulously made, jewel-tone butterflies recreated in levels of lavish laser cut acrylic from our Butterfly Collector Necklace – component of a numbered edition of just 30 – do not enable this a single fly away.
Encouraged by species in Breton’s box of ‘fulgores’, translating from Latin as ‘flashes of light’, notice intricate prospers and ornate detailing emulating the luminescent wings of these hypnotic insects. No magnifying glass needed: explore our matching Butterfly Collector Brooch and Butterfly Collector Hyperlink Necklace, on the net and in-retail store.
BTS: All arms on deck – our shoot staff in Grant Museum of Zoology’s Micrarium.
During expeditions to Oxford’s Pitt Rivers Museum and Ashmoleon Museum to London’s All-natural Background Museum and Grant Museum of Zoology (recognise all those very last two from our photoshoot?!) – an abundance of inspiration struck. Drawing on lifelong obsessions with oddities, our Co-Founder’s Rosie and Harriet were being on a mission to carry alongside one another curios and regular crafts, displaying how the typically mysterious techniques translate into jewelry design.
The supreme frieze body: be daring in the Baroque Garland Statement Necklace. Inspired by an intricate hand-carved frame bearing a portrait of curios collector, Elias Ashmole, we’ve supplied Grinling Gibbon’s operate a gilded touch. Turning this artefact into artwork jewelry, an abundance of golden acrylic has been lovingly laser lower by our all-feminine crew of makers. Leaning into the legacy of craftsmanship and the exceptional information of Mouseman Furnishings, locate a sneaky mouse hiding among the foliage. Making this the crowning piece of our AW22 collection, our ode to British craftsmanship is aspect of a numbered version of just 15.
Thorough hand-carving of Grenling Gibbons by way of the Ashmolean Museum.
“This selection is the physical embodiment of keeping things that fascinate us and also pays tribute to the museums and private collections that manufactured know-how accessible to every person.”
Co-Founders, Rosie Wolfenden MBE and Harriet Vine MBE
From geology to glam rocks. Recreating marvels of the Mineralogy Assortment at London’s Organic Record Museum in a cherished palette of laser slash mirror acrylic, respect the miracles of the purely natural world in our Gemstone Collection Necklace. Unearth gleaming geological gems, just about every an ode to the surprise of physics and planet earth. The art of trickery is represented by lustrous golden pyrite – normally acknowledged as Fools Gold, mystical purple Amethyst symbolises knowing and the rarest of them all, glassy green Dioptase.
Increase a gem to your assortment. Intended in London by Creative Director Harriet Vine and handmade in modest batches in Kent by an all-female workforce. Each piece is aspect of a numbered confined selection and will come with a certification of authenticity signed by the person who manufactured it.
Set the slime in chic with the Walk of Snails Assertion Necklace. Intended to symbolise the art of discovery: flex on your fellow malacologists with our fascinating upcoming fossils. Adorned with an array of twinkling crystals with a swoop of silver-flecked slime, take it slow and enjoy the attractiveness in every little thing.
Our Seasonal collections are ALL about exclusivity. These collectable curios are element of a limited version operate, with only 30 of some of these sensitive and effervescent jewels obtainable.
Store Cabinet of Curiosities on line and in-store now. Feeling extra curious? Head down to Alfie’s Antique Market place to see our very individual Speculate Space on the initial floor – curated by Harriet, it is bursting with intriguing items!