The Sustainable Style Edit: Ethical & Eco-Friendly Jewellery
By Talia Collective
The Portuguese word Maresia can be translated as ‘salty air’, and reflects these earrings’ wind-shaped, asymmetrical nature.
They are handmade to order in the London studio using the lost wax casting method from 100% recycled sterling silver with optional 18ct gold plating. They have a diameter of 2.8 cm and a thickness of 0.3cm.
The floral detailing on the Capable Necklace is inspired by vintage treasures found on the wild northeast coast of England, and incorporates the discreet affirmation ‘I am capable’.
It is made from recycled silver and plated with fairmined 18ct gold vermeil, making it a durable and wearable piece for everyday use. It has a chain length of 49cm and a pendant circumference of 2.5cm.
This statement earring can be bought alone or as a pair and is a stylish addition to any outfit.
They’re handcrafted in Italy from 18k Gold Plated Bronze or 925 Silver using the ancient cire perdue technique, with no metal waste created since everything is reused. It has a height of 5cm and a width of 4.2cm.
An adjustable open ring cast featuring an animal head and jet eyes, and made from 100% recyclable gold-plated brass.
Metals are sourced from local businesses with quality prioritised over price, thus reducing emissions from production and shipping whilst simultaneously supporting local suppliers.
A pair of layered and textured gold-plated earrings crafted using a 3000-year-old Indonesian granulation technique.
All pieces are handmade and sourced in Indonesia and Myanmar and support local Master goldsmiths and female communities by providing fair wages and fair trade practices, enabling their crafts to be passed on and preserved.
This gold vermeil ring is inspired by the 1960s and is a contemporary take on the flower power era. The aim was to combine the power and eccentricity of the era with a classic signet ring, resulting in something modern and wearable.
Handmade from recycled 925 silver and plated with fairmined 18ct gold vermeil, it features an intricately carved mantra: ‘I am powerful’ and a beautifully detailed flower design.
A gold plated choker made from assembled vintage chains featuring an intertwined silk thread in Maroon or blue-grey.
The gold is recyclable and sourced from local businesses, and handmade in Madrid by expert artisans intent on reducing energy usage and waste in the production of each piece.
This unique, mismatched set of earrings is a stylish addition to any outfit. They are handcrafted in Italy using the ancient cire perdue technique from either 18k Gold Plated Bronze or 925 Silver.
During the production process, no waste is ever produced since all is recast and used. These earrings have a height of 1.5cm and a width of 1cm.
A unique necklace featuring an elephant pendant.
It is exclusively designed for Talia Collective and handmade in Indonesia by Master carver Darma and Master goldsmith Pak Aan’k using a 3000-year-old granulation technique combined with tagua nut known as ‘vegetable ivory’- a sustainable solution to the ivory trade.
A timeless chain to layer or wear on its own for a simple, chic look. Named after the fierce heroine and protagonist in Shakespeare’s As You Like It, the ‘Rosalind’ embodies resilience, quick wit, and her role as a faithful friend, leader and schemer.
It’s made from 925 silver plated with fairmined 18ct gold vermeil and has a chain length of 45cm.
A pair of chunky, everyday hoops with retro starry night sky detailing. Connect with the stars when you put them on and trust that the universe will guide you on your path.
Handmade, cast, plated and finished in the UK from 925 silver and plated with fairmined 18ct gold vermeil.
This statement bracelet comes with a highly textural grainy surface achieved by melting wax on the metal as part of the ancient lost wax production method. Each piece is handmade to order in the London studio using the lost wax casting method.
It’s made from 100% recycled sterling silver with 18ct gold plating and has a width of 5cm and a thickness of 0.2cm.
These statement earrings pay homage to the ocean with their fluid, textured silver setting and coral-shaped biwa pearls.
They are handmade to order in the London studio using the lost wax casting method from 100% recycled sterling silver, and have a width of 2.2cm and a length of 6cm.
This unique ring is reminiscent of the wind and water carved cliff faces that have been sculpted into textured pieces of art over the years. Each layer represents what remains after millennia of ceaseless activity.
Each piece is handmade to order in the London studio using 100% recycled sterling silver with optional 18ct gold plating, and has a height of 0.4cm and a width of 1.1cm.
The Heartbreaker necklace is made from 100% recyclable 24K goldplated silver and is equally as beautiful worn alone or layered with other pieces.
During the production process, the waste material is recast making it a zero-waste method, whilst 50% of the water is reused in order to reduce both energy and resource consumption.
Classic and elegant, these quilted gold earrings embody retro glamour and act as your golden armour everyday.
They are handmade, cast, plated and finished in the UK from recycled silver and gold vermeil plating, and are engraved with the mantra ‘be kind to your mind’, serving as a reminder of the importance of self-love.
Inspired by a sailor’s knot, the corda (or rope) is designed to symbolise the ties in our collective memory.
Each piece is handmade to order in the London studio using the lost wax casting method from 100% recycled sterling silver with optional 18ct gold plating. The chain length is 50cm and the pendant size is 1.2cm x 0.2cm.
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