Ode to India
CATEGORY: Necklaces (over $5,000) | DESIGN: Handmade | VALUE: $67,200 | DESIGNER: Vanessa Kennedy
“Ode to India” A Handmade Interchangeable Jewellery Suite.
Pearl Strand – Ivory colour South Sea 15.7mm – 12.2mm Round to Near Round Shape and C1-C2 surface, 33 pieces = 29.78 momme with interchangeable 18K Yellow Gold. Interchangeable mechanism.
Centre Piece – 18K Yellow Gold Lotus Pendant featuring a claw set carved 19.77ct. Natural Columbian Emerald. The petals are pave set with 56 D-F/VS1 Diamonds = 0.64ct, 48 Yellow Sapphires = 1.13ct, 65 Rubies = 1.39ct and 82 Blue Sapphires = 1.67ct. Surrounded with 8 x 18K Yellow Gold Interchangeable Tubes to fit multiple elements, creating a unique and versatile piece. The 18K Yellow Gold detachable tassel pendant features strands of Yellow and Blue Sapphires, Ruby and Emerald Faceted Beads each with an Akoya Pearl on the bottom and is set with 24 F/VS1 Diamonds = 0.33ct.
Earrings – 18K Yellow Gold Huggies thread set with 20 G/SI Diamonds = 0.10ct with detachable 11.5mm – 12mm White Round South Sea Pearls fitted with 18K Yellow Gold Interchangeable Tubes and scalloped caps. The 18K Yellow Gold detachable earring tassels feature strands of Yellow and Blue Sapphire, Ruby and Emerald Faceted Beads each with a Akoya Pearl on the bottom and the caps are set with 32 F/VS1 Diamonds = 0.30ct.
217 hours of handcrafted workmanship by Master Jeweller Don Kennedy
Inspiration – The lotus flower & the vibrancy of India.
Designed by Vanessa Kennedy.
CATEGORY: Earrings (over $5,000) | DESIGN: Handmade | VALUE: $29,500 | ENTRY PIECE: A | DESIGNER: Don Kennedy
Handmade 18K yellow and white gold detachable drop earrings featuring 4.32cts of G/SI round brilliant cut diamonds reverse pave set with honeycomb style engraving to bring emphasis to the pavilions of the diamonds showing. Inspiration – Watching our son Freddie who was born with Down Syndrome play with a toy to help develop his fine motor
skills that has the same moving segments.
Designed and handcrafted by Master Jeweller Don Kennedy.