freshwater pearl brooch


Marie Spartali Stillman & Rossetti’s Spiral Pin

Marie Spartali Wearing the Spiral in: detail The Bower Meadow, 1872, Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Rossetti’s Painting Joli Coeur, 1867 and Stillmans Copy

My own interpretation of the Spiral


Hello all, as a thank you for all the reblogs, likes and messages, and because I like making things, I’m giving away this Spiral Pin inspired by the hairslide seen in the paintings of Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

The Pin is sterling silver and freshwater pearl and can be worn as a hair ornament or brooch.

You don’t have to be a follower to enter and the competition is open internationally. To enter just reblog or like this post. I will announce the winner next month on Jane Morris’ Birthday.

More info about the pin here:

Monna Vanna, 1866
Joli Coeur, 1867
Mariana, 1870