Here is a sweet new addition to my Make a wish collection! A hand blown glass orb has been stuffed with enough real dandelion wishes to last a life time! I gathered these seeds from the hedgerows near my home so you can carry a little bit of Irish countryside with you wherever you go.
Folklore says that blowing the feathery little seeds off a dandelion will carry your thoughts and dreams to your loved one or will grant you a wish! So here is your very own wish and a whisper, encased in a tiny little glass vial for safe keeping, until the time you might need it.
Traditionally dandelions bring good luck and fine weather on your wedding day, so this would make a wonderful luck charm for any summer bride, especially if she is getting married in Ireland ;)
The glass orb is hung on an 18 inch long bronze chain. I f you'd prefer a different length just leave a note in the 'message to seller' box at checkout.
Please take care not to wear your necklace when showering or swimming.
Ruby Robin Boutique is the romantic, whimsical trinket emporium dreamed up, lovingly handmade and photographed by me, Kay Marriott.
I specialize in unique and romantic handmade jewellery, in particular glass picture necklaces and photo lockets and other jewellery made using Victorian illustrations, as well as miniature terrarium jewellery, cute miniature food jewellery (such as my infamous teacup rings) and fun, colorful resin beaded jewellery!
My work is inspired by many things, my cats, my garden, novels by the Bronte sisters and the wildlife and nature I coexisted with as a child growing up in the wild, windy and often magical countryside in the South of Ireland.
All my pieces are handmade by me in my bedroom studio in the outskirts of Cork City, where I live in the basement of a crumbling, dusty old Georgian house, usually with a cat or two for company, a coffee in one hand, an audio book playing in the background and the odd train rumbling past outside my window.
To see more of what I do, please have a peek at my shop, you never know what treasures you might find ;) https://www.etsy.com/shop/RubyRobinBoutique
Why not visit me over at my Facebook page too for sneak peeks behind the scenes, giveaways and previews on my latest designs: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ruby-Robin-Boutique/160463837308134
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