CELEBRATING MODERN AFRICAN JEWELRY DESIGN

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Athena A. Accessories

Aine

Regular price $125

A celebration of bold statements, unique shapes and the timeless allure of brass, handmade by African craftsman in South Africa and Kenya.

NAME DESCRIPTION: 'Aine' is the Celtic goddess of love, growth and light. Her name means "bright". as she lights up the dark and is celebrated on Midsummer's night.

MATERIAL & FIT:  Brass and black cotton elastic. Reversible choker necklace which can be worn on either side. It has an adjustable tie which allows you to adjust the length.
 
HANDMADE: in South Africa or Kenya, therefore please expect some small variations in color and size, due to unique nature of each product.

THE DESIGNER- Athena A.

Athena is a master in studying how to enhance and celebrate the human form.

After an award winning film editing career, Athena decided to switch careers and study shoe design in Milan, Italy and at the prestigious London College of Fashion. But her life plans were temporarily put on hold, after Athena was diagnosed and then spent a few years successfully overcoming cancer.

Years later, while on a trip to Kenya, Athena found a metalsmith in a market, whose craftsmanship intrigued her.  Inspired, the next day she took him some of her designs and that became the serendipitous beginning of the Athena A Jewelry brand!

 

 

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