Inspirations Archives - Ottoman Hands
“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.
‘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
Cue Audrey Leighton Rogers – uber talented, creative and just utterly gorgeous! We’ve been big fans of this brilliant influencer for some time and are so excited to have invited Audrey to curate a hand-picked edit of her favourite Ottoman Hands pieces and share with us her inspirations, her successes and style tips. Let’s see what she has to say…
“The ultimate aim of all artistic activity is building!’ Walter Gropius.
We are thrilled to present to you our artistic jewellery collection – Bauhaus. To discover inspirations and creative expressions behind this beautiful new capsule we have asked our designer in chief – Deniz Gurdal – a few questions.
Who is a fan of sterling silver jewellery? We are and also many other people we know! ‘When will you be making silver jewellery?’ “Does it only come in gold?’ are the questions we have been asked many times by our lovely customers. So… drumroll… we have listened to your wishes and have created an exciting new capsule collection in sterling silver! It features gorgeous silver pendants, sterling silver rings and sterling silver earrings in styles and shapes we know you love.
To help us introduce introduce our beautiful new silver range we have caught up with one of our muses – chic and beautiful blogger Naomi Ross. We talk jewellery essentials, styling and Naomi’s favourite pieces from our the new collection. We hope you enjoy!
June – the long awaited month of Summer – brings with it lovely long days, lots of festivals and oh so coveted holidays. With Isle of Wight and Glastonbury opening this month there is no better time to get your festival looks sorted. To get you in the mood we have caught up with one of our favourite bloggers – the award winning luxury travel and fashion blogger and former Elle fashion editor – Bonnie Rakhit of TheStyleTraveller.com. From Beyonce at Coachella to sunny California we talk travel adventures and festival styling tips. We hope you get inspired to start planning (and packing). =)