The technique used is known as "Soutache" or Russia Braid, developed in the 16 th century, around which, every artist develops its/her own style . A 'soutache' is a narrow flat decorative braid, a type of galloon, used in the trimming of drapery or clothing . Often woven of metallic bullion thread, silk, or a blend of silk and wool,soutachebegan to be made of rayon and other synthetic fibers in the20thcentury.
The loops, swirls, and beads all combine to make the most colorful, lightweight, unique, stunning jewelry.
~ Pizzi e Perle (Laces and Pearls) ~
Made in the town of Diamante - Calabria
Its a brand of artistic jewels inspired by the vivid and wild colors of Southern Italy, exclusively hand made by Rosangela Manca. The collection is a blaze of colors harmoniously blended together to create a one of a kind refined statement. Angela's artisanal creations continue to arouse great interest among her clients and flattering recognition from the fashion world.
Please Note - Shipping from Diamante - Calabria - South Italy.
Shipping cost are not included in the price. Please inquire.
Custom design is also available for social events. Prices shown are in € (Euro currency) . 1.00 € equals to 1.12 USA $ (Approximately).
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