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      Sustainable Jeweller

Local Ropes
Bow Bangle







There is an unspoken language of semiotics, especially through colour, when it comes to packaging our food and carrying it home. We unconsciously read where a bag or product has been bought from, how healthy it might be or what it might be used for. I am often able to use this unspoken language to my advantage, and present a recognizable colour in an unusual form, confusing but also engaging the viewer. Have you seen that colour somewhere before…? These bangles are crocheted and woven into a tightly wound ‘rope’, then given a title that might hint at material origin, or play on common words or phrases.



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Know the Ropes

Wave the Black and White Bangle