Artist: Kay Reid

Art Type: Jewellery


Hamespun (Kay Reid)
Jacobite inspired, thistle motif collarette necklace.
41cm (16 1/2 inches) plus ribbon ties. 1.5cm wide.
Materials: Spun pewter, leather, waxed cotton, various ribbons and glass beads.

Hamespun is based in NE Scotland. Hand made jewellery inspired by centuries old Sami, Celtic & Scottish Braiding traditions. Made from pewter threads stitched on to leather, these pieces are steeped in our crafting history yet look & feel wonderfully contemporary.
Flora MacDonald is one of the most romantic characters in Scottish history, credited with helping Bonnie Prince Charlie escape from Scotland after the defeat of the Jacobites at the Battle of Culloden.