Kirsten Sonne: R Brooch


Recycled Mixed Media Brooch

Approx. 11cm in length

1 in stock


Kirsten Sonne’s R brooch is striking enough to transform even the most ordinary outfit and make you look really special. Combining a recycled type writer piece and recycled brass, the brooch is pulled together by a stunning brass back and pointed top that nevertheless makes a strong design statement. Wear this showstopper with any outfit and will certainly be a conversation starter.

Kirsten is a fantastic collector of delightful odds and ends that end up as jewels. Recycled materials inspire her and are the basis of her work. She makes everything by hand and never exactly repeats a piece. While she sometimes works on themes or in series, like all her works, you can count on this being a unique design.

About the artist

Kirsten’s work is always chic and individual, often witty and full of fun.. She understands balance and proportion. A former graphic designer, she has contemporary art and design as part of her background.  She is also inspired by high-end,  street fashion, and other jewellery, modern and ethnic. Often she will make  special ranges of earrings, brooches, bracelets and necklaces  to fit Groundwork’s themes. Living and working in Denmark, Kirsten has her own shop in Copenhagen . She sells through many art galleries, and in England also sells at the jewellery gallery @work in London.

Naomi Langford