Elegant necklace with a hand-made glass cabochon with washi paper. These beautiful, colourful papers are still hand-made, and their beauty and abundance of unusual designs. Its unique design, colours and quality are an asset and make everyone able to have a part of Japan with them.
The beauty of washi paper has been preserved under UV resin due to careful processing. The earring was made of stainless steel, a material friendly to allergy sufferers. Surgical steel is a type of steel used in medicine, e.g. for the manufacture of some surgical instruments. From its subtype, 316l it is made of min. screws supporting broken bones.
In Japanese culture, the pine tree is known to represent longevity, good fortune and steadfastness. It is commonly linked with virtue and long life, even immortality. The pine tree is iconic of the Japanese New Year, as a symbol of rebirth, renewal, and a bright (hopeful) future.
Diameter of the cabochon: 18x25mm
Chain length: 50 cm