The story of Erzulie begins in the West African kingdom of Benin. She is the noble goddess and fierce protector of women, children and the neglects of society. Visualised as the black madonna, she embodies fierce, intuitive femininity - and celebrates it in all women. She was known to teach her daughters of the sacred knowledge of the moons, and secrets of her soul. These brass hollow spheres hold these secrets - may you know your ancestry and the magic of its teaching.
Soft rope with brass spheres and brass and faux malachite earrings with surgical steel pins.
Jewelers brass is composed of Copper and Zinc. Brass has metaphysical healing properties to boost the immune system and give courage.
Titanium is the most biocompatible hypoallergenic element available. It will not irritate even the most sensitive skin. Titanium is inert and non-reactive to almost all chemicals and will never corrode, tarnish or rust.
These earrings weigh 22 grams and are 12 cm in length.
Pichulik is an ethical jewellery and accessories atelier based in Cape Town, South Africa. Rooted in Africa, and inspired by mythology, Pichulik uses the language of African artistry and ornamentation to create sculptural accessories that celebrate empowering feminine narratives. Each piece is a talisman, handcrafted from re-purposed rope, combined with cast-brass elements, precious stones and unexpected organic materials, to create distinctive and unique forms.