Vivaciously vibrant colours, tantalising scents and warm hospitality, not to mention stunning Moorish architecture… There are countless reasons why I’ve always wanted to visit Marrakech. The opportunity came up when I was invited to my friend’s hen trip. And disappointed I was not! Marrakech is one unforgettable place where all your senses truly come alive. So here are my tips, ideas and travel jewelry edit for this stunning gem of a destination…
She chased the sun through glowing sand dunes and green, shaded valleys, through little market squares bursting with colours, smells and chatter and through a maze of pretty streets lined with white-washed house. She collected lost sun rays on wicker brims of her hat and watched twilight paint the canvas of never-ending prairies orange… Read More
Mesmerising hues of blues, greens and pinks, are just some of the colours this stone comes in. We love Chalcedony, it’s one of the most versatile and chic gems; we turn to it time and time again every season.
So for the new entry in our gemstone diaries, we decided to put dreamy Chalcedony into the spotlight. Read More
Semi-precious stones are at the heart of Ottoman Hands jewellery. From lustrous Labradorites to vivacious Turquoise, gems capture imagination, forge myths and legends and even make history.
We haven’t kept our passion for gemstones much of a secret: their natural beauty, abundance of colours and textures, as well as time and specific conditions required to create them, make semi-precious stones more than just pretty embellishments. Throughout history, gems have been given special place and individual meaning. To celebrate these stunning earthly treasures we are kicking off a bejewelled new gemstone feature on our blog. Read More
“Owning our story can be hard but not nearly as difficult as spending our lives running from it.” – Brene Brown
With Women’s Day around the corner we are celebrating all the inspiring women who have helped and are still helping to shape our lives and our history. We have asked creative and inspiring women around us to share their favourite feminist icons and some of their wisdoms they live by.