“What is it about coral that makes it so ardently modern?” – Ruth Peltason
“Coral has a whole new pizzazz about it. It’s timely, gay, young, it’s not precious and it’s a becoming colour with the pale lipsticks.” –David Webb
These earrings are fantastic (I wouldn’t mind wearing them myself):
Jewellery made from amber, coral, horn, ivory, pearls, shell, tortoiseshell, wood. But also: scarab beetles, tiger claws, stag’s teeth, bog oak, hair, feathers:
Support Too Precious to Wear, a SeaWeb campaign that works to create demand for coral conservation by working with the jewelry and design industries. You can sign a pledge and check out a list of jewellery and fashion designers who support the Too Precious to Wear campaign by using alternative materials.