The scarab beetle is a powerful symbol of transformation and rebirth. We all have the opportunity to change our direction and begin again. Be gentle with yourself. Believe in yourself.
Gold plated earring caps and nickel-free hooks with braid rope hoops embellished with wax cotton and glass, copper and brass beads.
Trade beads are precious glass, horn, bone and ceramic beads that were circulated among the African and European trade routes. They were originally used as currency between Europe and Africa dating back to the 17th century. Current African trade beads are a mix of antique tribal pieces as well as more recent reproductions. These beads are relics of tribal trade and often include hand markings, irregularities in finishing natural patinas and tool marks.
Jewelers brass is composed of Copper and Zinc. Brass has metaphysical healing properties to boost the immune system and give courage.
The innovative and sculptural use of locally produced and re-purposed rope.
These earrings weigh 8g each and are 75mm long.
The Pichulik Signature Collection is a curated selection of statement jewellery. Each piece tells a story through exploring different embellishment styles, and the symbolic use of stones and colour, all centered around the base material of rope. The rope is beaded and wrapped, collaged with semi-precious stones, assembled with shells and layered to create talismanic sculptural forms.
Pichulik is an ethical jewellery, accessories atelier based in Cape Town, South Africa. Rooted in Africa, and inspired by ancient traditions and cultures around the world, PICHULIK seeks to impart sacred feminine wisdom through its unique and intentional designs