L'Image du Passé Choker —
Please note, this necklace is made to order and takes 21 working days to create. It will not be available in time for Christmas delivery. We'd be happy to recommend an alternative piece. Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to enquire further.
- I have a vivid memory from my childhood; every day around 3pm, my mum would come home from work. As she reached into her bag to find her key, and turn it in the lock, her three simple bangles would clink together.
This was the most comforting sound; it was the sound of my mother coming home.
I think my love of layering charms and bangles must inherently be linked to this memory, stacking in order to create this comforting sound of safety.
Dante wrote the “Divine Comedy” to chart his journey through Hell, Purgatory and Paradise. Writing his story was a means of finding salvation, at a time in his life when he feels lost in a dark wood.
His tale is made up of moments of vulnerability, fear, a desire for love, direction and enlightenment. At points, he crumbles in the face of rocky terrain, at others he marvels at the stars and finds courage in friendship. Through poetry, he attempts to piece together his journey, in 100 poems, made up of fragmented memories.
Storytelling is the magical spell that tied the souvenirs together.
The Museum of Memories is a cluster of my experiences, linked together through chains, in a bric-a-brac anthology, beginning with my earliest memory - that of my mother and her three bangles, coming home from work.
L’Image du Passé Choker features a textured gold plated pendant on a sterling silver chain. The silver chain has a length of 15 inches. The gold plated pendant is 9mm wide and 18mm in length. It weighs 37 grams.
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Please note, for made to order products, including rings, we require 21 working days.