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Enamelled Dala Horse Pendants

A tad too early to share these but we’re way too excited! Our hand pierced, double layered Swedish inspired Dala Horses are just about to be enamelled in their trademark vivid red, blue & green coats.. Very nearly ready for the shop, what this space!

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Each piece has been hand pierced & layered onto a backing.

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Adding the Vitreous enamel colour, ready to be fired in the kiln.

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National Record Store Day Neckpieces

In celebration of ‘National Record Store Day’ this weekend, we’ve created these silver unisex miniature albums sleeves & record neckpieces, in collaboration with hand engraver and legend that is Peter Harris. Raff and I chose albums important us and Peter engraved the designs onto the pieces with his usual unbelievable skill. The mini 12″ silver records slip in & out of the sleeves.

We thought long and hard about our choices, which of your favourite album covers would you choose to wear???..

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Left: T Rex, Electric Warrior (partly why Rex is named so). Top: Motohead, Ace of Spades (a single, not an album but we couldnt resist). Right: Bowie, Aladdin Sane.

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Sex Pistols, Never Mind the Bo@%ocks.

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David Bowie.

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This was Rex’s idea to picture these next to his Hotwheels London Taxis!

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We made some of our personalised silver plectrums and new to the fold, mini plectrums thay can be stamped with up to 3 initals.

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Left: The Velvet Underground & Nico.

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This is how they work as a neckpiece, hung at different positions, the vinyl can still slip in and out of the sleeve.

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Pink Floyd, Darkside of the Moon

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A little sneaky peak into how they were made..

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Rex’s best ‘rock and roll face’.

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Neil Young: Zuma plectrum and Album sleeve with record.

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The Clash: London Calling

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Prince: Dirty Mind

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Solid silver plectrum engraved with ‘Sex Pistols’.

For price details or to discuss a bespoke piece that you may have in mind, email info@honeybournejewellery.com or call the shop Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm 01983 854618

Igloo

Presenting the second instalment for my ‘Home’ collection. ‘Igloo’

I built the first tiny silver Igloo completely by hand using miniature silver blocks. Getting the graduated dome effect was really tricky but I do enjoy a challenge.  The charms are now available to buy from our boutique, having been cast and hand finished in-house by our Honeybourne Jewellery team. I’m considering incorporating a tiny silver bell to add an icicle ‘chink’ sound…Hmm, how to do that hmm..

Now available to buy from our boutique.

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Oxidised and rubbed back to reveal the intricate detail.

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Working on the little block pieces.

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The original piece off to the casters.

My silver Cuckoo Clock’s coming on nicely..

For my brand new micro collection entitled ‘Home‘. I’ve so loved working on this piece, my miniature Cuckoo Clock charm has been built by hand, to look just like the one to be found in our little boutique. Off to the casters and available very soon.. Stay tuned for my next ‘Home’ inspired piece…

 

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The finished piece off to the casters..

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My rough sketch.. I didn’t quite manage the toadstools, was just too tiny..

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Broken saw blade stuck in place and rolled through the rolling mill give the clock it’s wooden texture ..

HONEYBOURNE JEWELLERY ABOUT BOUTIQUE

Our boutique Cuckoo Clock.