Elena Gondorf looks to unusual gemstones for the basis of her eclectic and loaded jewelry layouts for La Tache Bobo. ‘La Tache Bobo jewellery is about id, with emphasis on craftsmanship and a unique just take on transforming treasured uncooked resources into wearable is effective of artwork,’ she claims. ‘Our jewellery is a lot about the gemstones – and every selection tells a tale. My inspirations come from my travels and from the distinctive gemstones we source.
‘I’m constantly trying to generate new, timeless jewelry, with every single assortment having a special equilibrium amongst dream and rationality. The pieces are entirely handcrafted by pro artisans in a smaller atelier in limited portions. Genuine to La Tache Bobo’s mission of “democratising fine jewellery“, our jewellery is present-day, uber-luxe, and fair-priced.’
The newest collection is motivated by malgache electric blue apatite sourced right from mines in Madagascar. ‘It is an insider ́s gemstone with its Indian Ocean blue that rivals Paraiba tourmaline,’ Gondorf provides. ‘Pushing boundaries delivers a contemporary point of view. Conventional silhouettes and styles frequently have a specified expectation and familiarity, they are secure and extensively recognized. Having said that, we test to develop a perception of intrigue, novelty, and individuality. In essence, getting drawn to unanticipated cuts and placements in jewellery design and style is about embracing difference, difficult conventions, and celebrating individuality and innovation. La Tache Bobo collections are an homage to all those who dream big.’
Guaranteeing gemstones are responsibly sourced comes with its own issues. ‘Gemstones are witnessed by the La Tache Bobo team when checking out and sourcing immediately from mines in the most distant destinations. Some would call this a obstacle – we contact it a enthusiasm. Each individual jewellery piece is handmade and checked for quality and suit. Ensuring that the jewellery fits and stays as intended when currently being worn by our prospects calls for watchful changes and calibrations to our layouts. We make absolutely sure that our jewelry is not only wonderful but also wearable.’