PIPPA SMALL PINK TOURMALINE DROP NECKLACE WITH GOLD FLOWER
From ethical designer and OBE Pippa Small, this fine jewellery cluster necklace features a single baby pink tourmaline gem stone set in 18K gold with a tiny gold flower, on a waxed gold cotton cord. Each piece is hand made in Myanmar by artisans trained in traditional goldsmithing techniques, by the Turquoise Mountain Myanmar, which provides meaningful skills and employment in one of Asia’s poorest countries.
Dimensions: 20” chain length. Materials: 18K gold, pink tourmaline. Comes in a drawstring material pouch.
About the brand:
London based jewellery designer, Pippa Small has been making jewellery since she was a child, using gems and shells she collected and inspired by cultures and people during her family travels. Later, to fund her anthropology degree, she resumed jewellery design, going on to collaborate with the likes of Gucci and Chloé, before launching her own eclectic, travel-inspired line. 2018 marked the 10th anniversary of the designer’s ongoing collaboration with the Turquoise Mountain Foundation in Afghanistan, which provides employment for local artisans. Signature styles include uncut precious stones, and talismanic pendants.