If unique handmade jewelry is your thing, you must check out the gorgeous, one of a kind statement jewelry pieces by the UK based designer Anita Quansah. Just a few years after graduating at the Chelsea College of Art and Design in London and obtaining a textile degree, she channeled her creativity into jewelry making, created her Anita Quansah jewelry label in 2006 and started designing fabulous elaborate collar necklaces.
Her strong and utterly original designs fuse together the bohemian, effortless chic and the tribal aesthetic, a blend which is further given an extraordinary modern twist. Each of the eclectic bulky collars is handmade in the UK using lovely vintage materials smartly incorporated with gold, silver, authentic African beads, pearls, ribbons, fringes and gems from all over the World.
Her eye catching designs have attracted a huge attention in the fashion world and her designs have been featured on a numerous editorials, in magazines such as German Vogue, British Vogue, Muse, Elle Uk.com, Elle Germany German Tush, Flux etc.
What follows is the label’s Autumn/Winter 2011 lookbook…