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Ethnic fusion

By Wambui Thimba

Today, jewellery design has become an art form and a way to express one’s personality. With access to beautiful stones, exotic beads, metals and other unusual material sources like cow horn and ebonised wood.

Owning a piece of African jewelry is owning a world of culture.

Owning a piece of African jewelry is owning a world of culture and history in its own beautiful form.

Style Tips

• Pair a beaded necklace with a plain top to add colour.

• Mix and match three beaded bangles or wear just one chunky one.

• Be on the look out for local designers who offer unique pieces.