Insight: Our Blog
Happy New Year to all our Ethiopian and Eritrean sisters. Enkutatash, the Ethiopian and Eritrean New Year is also known as Gift of Jewel. The new year signifies a moment of reflection, so we want you to look in the mirror and smile at who you see but also look within you to be your own kind of beautiful, both inside and out.
An Insight into Jewellery Artisan Alexandra da Fonseca-Klein's talent- 'You can actually be very personal with what you make'-
I was fascinated by her pure talent in creating beautiful works of art in the form of Jewellery. I have been after a name necklace enclosed in the ancient Gee'z alphabet and ADFK has made it happen.
One warm afternoon, sitting in bar across the bustling roads of Poggioreale- one of the many districts of Naples- I decided to brainstorm ideas for a Jewellery brand. I've always had this concept at the back of my mind, but needed the confidence to get started so here is what I did.
My Jewellery is a celebration of what our ancestors wore generation after generation, you'll notice that my Jewellry is named after east African and Habesha female names.