Paint your own truth with our new formal jewelry collaboration, Tatty Devine X Frida Kahlo. Launching on what would have been Kahlo’s 115th birthday, we’re celebrating this revolutionary Mexican artist in fashion with a 20-piece jewelry assortment, influenced by her operates and the jewelry she herself wore. Developed in East London and handmade in Kent by our all-woman staff, explore the globe of Frida Kahlo by this covetable assortment of laser lower and handmade art jewellery
Meet the model: Mexican-based mostly textile artist Victoria Villasana!
Every single piece explores themes of isolation, passion, suffering and sexuality, as observed the two in Frida Kahlo’s get the job done as effectively as her eclectic, thoroughly curated jewelry selection. An inspiring palette of shimmering metallics, organic and natural brights and jewel tones change promptly recognisable motifs into wearable objects d’art. Art adorer? Location references to surreal self-portraits and people florals as we just take a tour around Tatty Devine X Frida Kahlo.
Frame your signature model with the Frida Kahlo Floral Statement Necklace. We plucked inspiration from recurring floral motifs in Frida Kahlo’s early operate: purchased by the Louvre in 1939. This was in simple fact, the 1st artwork by a 20th-century Mexican artist to be acquired by an internationally renowned museum! Bloom in clean naïve bouquets laser cut in layers of shimmering pink, product and blue acrylic to mimic Kahlo’s painted-on glass florals.
Evoke flower power in our Frida Kahlo Floral Brooch – this piece pops on any vibrant ‘fit or painter’s apron.
“Frida Kahlo has often been a person of the most inspiring, essential and iconic artists to us equally
She embraced her uniqueness, documenting just about every embellishment. Jewelry mattered to Frida
and grew to become part of her visible id just as we hope this assortment will turn out to be portion of others’.”
Co-Founders, Rosie Wolfenden MBE and Harriet Vine MBE
Spell it out in our Frida Kahlo Attraction Earrings. Motivated by Kahlo’s faith in tradition even though also embracing modernity we’ve established a jewellery set shiny more than enough to rival Frida Kahlo’s Mexican household, La Casa Azul. Keep your talismans jointly, pair with our Frida Kahlo Charm Statement Necklace to go total-on Frida with tactile charms impressed by her daily life and is effective.
From gold glitter hands to picket paint palettes and satisfying pearl hummingbirds, every miniature icon is individually suspended from a recycled black acrylic lacework motif, referencing the intricate styles in just regular Mexican Tehuana costume.
“Toes, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?” Access new heights in the Frida Kahlo Hummingbird Necklace. A image of hope, this sensitive marbled hen is concluded with etched and hand-inked wings – as soon as likened to Frida’s signature eyebrows and observed in her most emblematic self-portrait hanging on thorn knots all-around her throat… Double up with a pair of charming Frida Kahlo Hummingbird Earrings.
In 1948, with her wellbeing deteriorating, Frida Kahlo only developed just one painting this year, a self-portrait commissioned by buddy Dr Samuel Fastlict embodying the “exact expression of my emotions” – Frida depicted herself sporting the common Tehuana costume, iconic to Mexican lifestyle, and layers of jewellery. Inspired by this captured instant, say hi to an ornate present-day heirloom, the Frida Kahlo Cameo Necklace.
A powerful tribute to Frida Kahlo’s artwork on the duality of heartache and wholeness: surrealism meets assertion jewellery in the Frida Kahlo Heart Necklace. Established to get hearts beating, shop our official collaboration, Tatty Devine X Frida Kahlo, online and in-store now.