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Friday, February 06, 2009

Fiel Complementos (Daniela Gloger & Jimena Bravo) / ONA / Macarena Gaete

Do not be alarmed if you have a sudden urge to pet these rings and feed them apples. The colourful fibers are actually woven horsehair, a traditional Chilean craft. Returning to Chile after a seven-year stint in Barcelona, designer Daniela Gloger decided to reconnect with her cultural roots and, along with Jimena Bravo, started creating jewellery as Fiel Complementos — a name chosen to reflect their fealty to their South American homeland.

Above, a few more horsehair rings from ONA, a gallery of Andean artisanal work.

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