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Category Archives: Artistic Inspirations

Roman Treasures. New Coin Jewellery Collection

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Coin Jewellery by Ottoman Hands

‘Rome is the city of echoes, the city of illusions, and the city of yearning.’ Giotto di Bondone, Renaissance painter.

Drawing inspiration from the golden age of antiquity, our creative director, Deniz Gurdal, has designed a stunning new collection of coin jewellery, which sees treasures of old transformed into treasures anew. To find out more about this mesmerising capsule we have asked Deniz to tell us about the creative process behind our favourite coin rings, coin earrings and gold coin necklaces Read More

Chakra Meaning. The history and inspirations behind chakra rings

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Chakra Rings by Ottoman Hands

Everybody is talking about chakras and how their unique energies have the ability to enhance wellbeing and self-awareness. We have long been fascinated by this ancient teaching and its mysticism and have created a gorgeous collection of chakra rings to reflect our passion. To help you learn more about the meaning of each chakra we have put together a quick chakra guide, so sit back and relax… Namaste!

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Pavan Dhanjal’s Henna Designs for Trendy Festival Looks

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Pavan Henna for Ottoman Hands Jewellery

Counting down days until your next music festival or starting to plan your bohemian holiday wardrobe for the upcoming summer escape? These days our favourite boho style has been taken to a whole new level. Think less feathers and glitter and more artisan expression with beautifully crafted Henna tattoos. Fun and quirky, this exotic body art allows you to express your bohemian side and make a trendy statement at the same time, aka Rhinanna and Beyonce. So to introduce you to this oh-so trendy festival look we have asked Pavan Dhanjal of Pavan Henna Bar to give us a low down on how henna has taken festival fashion by storm…

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Night at the Museum. London’s Iconic Cultural Hubs with Ottoman Hands.

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Ottoman Hands at British Museum

Yesterday marked the start of a wonderful cultural event – Museums at Night, which celebrates brilliant heritage of not only our dazzling capital, but many cities and towns across the UK. For this event, museums, galleries and heritage sites are invited to throw open their doors after hours to allow culture buffs to soak up the atmosphere and discover historical treasures in new and unexpected ways (think a calligraphy workshop at National Gallery and much more). To celebrate Museum’s at Night we have picked three amazing historical and cultural hubs in London that have a special meaning to us. Each of these magnificent cultural treasuries is not only frequented by our team, but hosts an exclusive selection of Ottoman Hands jewellery designed and handmade specifically for them.

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