Artisan diary: The story behind the design
Few sights are as heartwarming as that of a mother duck leading her line of ducklings, each tiny figure diligently following the one in front. It was a scene I’d often witnessed at a pond near my childhood home. The gentle ripples of the water, the soft quacking of the ducks, and the synchronized paddling of little feet painted a serene tableau of motherhood and guidance.
The mother duck, with her unerring instinct, always led the way, ensuring her brood was safe. She was a beacon of protection, nurturing, and unwavering love. Each duckling, in turn, displayed a steadfast trust, their tiny forms brimming with determination and an eagerness to explore under their mother's watchful gaze.
Feeling a deep connection to this poignant display of maternal love, I felt compelled to immortalize it. Using the lustrous beauty of sterling silver, I crafted a pendant. The design depicted a mother duck, proud and vigilant, with a trail of her adorable ducklings behind her. Each figure was detailed, capturing their individuality yet showing the strong bond uniting them.
This pendant serves as a tribute to all mothers who guide, protect, and nurture, ensuring their children are prepared for the world ahead. It’s a celebration of the selfless love that forms the bedrock of families, reminding wearers of the strength and beauty of motherhood. Whether gifted to a mother, worn in memory of one, or simply cherished for its symbolism, this pendant stands as a testament to the enduring love that guides us throughout our lives.
This pendant is a rare limited edition, with only ten pieces ever crafted. Each piece is meticulously handcrafted in 925 Sterling silver, ensuring that even the numbered editions are truly one-of-a-kind.
This pendant comes with a handmade 925 Sterling silver heart charm that can be left blank or personalised with an initial. Please select an option from the dropdown list when purchasing.
Metal: 925 Sterling silver
Approximate size: 35 mm diameter
What's included in your purchase?
- 925 Sterling silver limited edition pendant;
- 925 Sterling silver 10 mm heart charm;
- 45cm 925 Sterling silver chain;
- A numbered Certificate of Authenticity;
- Complimentary polishing pad.
Ecoconscious + ethical handmade jewellery
Each piece is handmade with love, care, and a focus on using ecoconscious and ethical materials to help care for our earth and people.
All jewellery comes securely and beautifully packaged using ecoconscious materials, ready for gift-giving or as a treat for yourself.
Please note that the handmade nature of each piece means that details may vary slightly.
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