DISCOVER REAL CRAFTMANSHIP AND KNOW-HOW !
Cristina Junquero, Mar Gonzalez and Verbena Madrid are expert craftsmen who are reinterpreting jewellery in order to offer truly unique and original pieces. Religious symbolism, contemporary design and innovation, let’s find out which Spanish designer you connect the most!
Founded by Cristina Junquero in Barcelona, this jewellery brand which is reinterpreting traditional Andalusian jewellery with strong religious symbolism. She mimics the religious stereotypes of amulets and medals, reinterpreting their shapes, icons and details to achieve a subtle blend of tradition and modernity.
Every piece of jewellery is handmade, in her ateliers, in silver and brass, dipped in an 18-karat gold. The gold used is always recycled and the jewel case is made from scraps of old haberdashery fabrics.
Mar Gonzalez, is a designer from Madrid who is creating a new kind of necklaces that oscillates between traditional craftsmanship and contemporary design. It is inspired by both different types of decor and building materials. In less than three years, she has developed a community of followers around the world who can find her feminine pieces everywhere, from art galleries to concept stores.
Verbena Madrid is a brand creating original accessories using a mix between innovation and technical craftsmanship. They use many different materials : feathers, velvet, satin, silk, jute, esparto, raffia, guipure, lace ribbons, silk organza, rhinestones, embroidered appliqués, mirrors, preserved flowers, pompoms and tassels, to shape unique contemporary pieces with polished finishes. Their know-how is perfectly mastered thanks sourcing expert craftsmen from around the world. All the collections have international influences, and are almost all handmade in Spain.
Come and discover it at Hall 5.2 – Stall E16 !