Handmade from scratch by me using materials from a kit bought locally (so unlike my other pieces I didn’t design this).
Materials used: Genuine Swarovski crystals, Swarovski pearls, natural freshwater pearls, Toho seed beads.
Materials: black lip shell hairstick, white shell sakura, crystal, brass, shell pearls, glass butterfly and teardrops
Hairstick length: Approx 12.5 cm Dangle length: Approx 9.5cm
The black lip shell was chosen for its natural iridescence(look at the greenish part) which you can see in the photo. The silver colored dangle at the end represents a peacock’s feather.
Materials: dyed bone(bovine), resin, brass,jade, glass, crystal, shell pearls Hairstick length: Approx 10cm Dangle length: Approx 13 cm The lotus is a symbol of purity and transcendence in many Asian cultures.It grows out of the mud in the darkness but remains unstained. (Yeah, it happens to be my studio logo too (^_-)y )
Hairstick: 15.5cm Dangle: 13cm
Rabbit in the moon theme again with whimsical carved shell crescent moon and golden rabbit.
EDIT: I made a silver version of this but it has been sold. Silver Version
Materials: carved shell hairstick, acrylic peony, jade, shell pearl, crystals, fluorite,Xiuyan jade pipa
Hairstick: 13cm Dangle: 10cm
Inspired by Bai Juyi’s famous poem 《琵琶行》. The glow-in-the-dark fluorite bead represents the autumn moon in the poem.The jade pipa is attached to large and small pearls as well as jade beads symbolizing the famous lines ” 大珠小珠落玉盤” (Large and small pearls fall on a jade plate)