Blue Moon Talisman in Nigerian Indigo Cotton
A talisman necklace made with a Nigerian Indigo cotton textile, and containing a tiny pebble from the Pacific Ocean. Paired with a tiny basket bead from Colombia and a coral charm wrapped with thread and silver seed beads. Charms are suspended from a white nylon cord, knotted with sterling silver beads.
Necklace measures 18 inches in length with a sterling silver clasp. Talisman is approximately 0.5 inches in diameter.
Elena Chien is a jewelry designer in Los Angeles. Traveling to markets around the world, she has accumulated beautiful collections of textiles, beads, talismans, and artifacts which are the inspiration for See Real Flowers.