Brooches 25.07.2011
Willow and Urn Pin 1811

Willows and Urns and Sepia, Oh My!

This lovely Navette beauty found its home in 1811, but was quite probably constructed earlier. It’s a wonderful piece that…

Rings 01.07.2011
Urn Willow Onyx Mourning Ring

An Onyx Urn and Weeping Willow Ring Forever After

If you know me well enough, you may think this is hypocritical, but sometimes I often buy jewellery to wear….

Symbolism 19.09.2010

Symbolism Sunday, The Willow

Oh no! Another Sunday! Well, fear not, this one is really easy. My friends, if you’ve never seen a weeping…

Rings 16.07.2010
Sepia Ring

Sarah Jervis White Enamel and Sepia Mourning Ring, 1777

If you know me, you know I like my white enamel pieces, often because of their immediate sentimentality and their…