Letter to two cosmic serpents

Ladies or Gentlemen,

I’m not sure... Just as I am not sure that either of you is really a serpent, cosmic or otherwise. The few – rare – so-called ‘ethnic’ jewellery experts in India have never been sure themselves. I suspect they have fallen back on this explanation for want of something better.

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Tilman Grawe: at the forefront… in a timeless fashion

 « The most Parisian of European Designers” as he puts it himself, Tilmann Grawe has chosen Luxury Prêt-à-porter Fashion as his way of expressing and defining his very personal vision of Fashion and Woman. Known and recognised for his exceptional ability in using and transcending unusual materials, he has been pursuing a remarkable, noticed and unconventional career for the past several years. His unique style mixes classicism and avant-garde with outstanding skills as well as sharp inner aesthetic sense.

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The little world of Jean-Marie Combe

Designed like miniature stage sets, baroque and magical, each wardrobe crib is delicately crafted in the tradition of the 17th-century ornamentalists, using cardboard and papier mâché, glue made from rabbit skin, fish and bone, and natural pigments. Embellished with gold or silver leaf, patinated in the old style or painted like the traditional wardrobes of Uzès, Jean-Marie’s cribs are worlds in miniature...

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