A homage to the magnificent silent film star Theda Bara in her role as Cleopatra. The Egyptian revival of the 1920's combined the Art Deco aesthetic with shapes and motifs from Egypts mystical cultural heritage; A culture where jewellery was worn to make a statement.
Cara Tonkin started her eponymous brand in 2010, selling a unique collection of fine jewellery. All of the pieces in our collections are handmade in our studio in the center of the cultural city of Brighton. Cara Tonkin designs beautiful, elegant and bold jewellery that comes to life when worn; intricate, playful and tactile yet expressing glamour and elegance. Cara was nominated for New Designer of the Year in 2015 and Jewellery Designer of the year in 2016 at the UK Jewellery Awards.