Oak

Oak

Collection
2016
Introduction

Approximately 3.25" x 2.25" in dimension. It uses Figured Oak veneer, and is embellished with gold foil. Sealed with lacquer.

$100.00

Description

The "Oak" hair clip is a beautifully crafted piece that highlights the natural beauty of oak wood. The design features clean, elegant lines that showcase the rich, warm tones and intricate grain patterns of the oak. The clip has a smooth, polished finish, edged in gold leaf, emphasizing the wood’s natural luster and unique texture.

When I created this piece, I drew inspiration from the timeless beauty and strength of oak trees. Oak wood has always fascinated me with its durability and distinctive grain, which tells a story of growth and resilience. I wanted to create a piece that celebrates these qualities, allowing the natural beauty of the wood to take center stage.

The design of "Oak" focuses on simplicity and elegance. By following the lines of the wood grain to create the final shape, I aimed to highlight the intricate patterns and rich tones of the oak wood. The smooth, polished finish adds a touch of sophistication, making the clip both a functional accessory and a piece of art.

In "Oak," I wanted to capture the essence of nature's craftsmanship. The unique grain patterns of wood are like fingerprints, each one telling its own story. By showcasing these patterns, I aimed to create a connection between the wearer and the natural world, celebrating the beauty that comes from nature's imperfections and uniqueness.

Creating this hair clip was about more than just design; it was about honoring the material. I wanted to show that even a simple piece of wood can be transformed into something elegant and beautiful with the right attention to detail and respect for its natural qualities. This hair clip is a tribute to the enduring beauty of oak and the timeless appeal of natural materials.

I hope that wearing the "Oak" hair clip brings a sense of connection to nature and an appreciation for the simple, yet profound beauty of wood. It's a piece that celebrates the elegance found in simplicity and the unique character of oak wood, perfect for those who value natural beauty and understated sophistication. Through this design, I aimed to create an accessory that is both timeless and contemporary, capturing the essence of nature in a sleek, elegant form.

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