Side Drape Necklace
A modern museum of red glass beads in a chic one-of-a-kind original. The artist has created a striking Side-Drape silhouette by using a variety of solid color red and black African glass trade beads, seed beads, round champagne color re-cycled glass from Africa. The multiple strands have a graceful balance and contour. Contemporary hand painted glass beads add an appealing touch of color.
Inspired by a photo of the designers' son.
Length: 22" Drop 6"
Designed and handmade in Cape Town by Guidemore Chigama. Trained as an engineer Guidemore is self-taught and produces necklaces laden with new patterns, colors and designs of his own. He uses recycled glass and old African trading beads as well as upcycling found objects to create contemporary unique pieces.