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birds of paradise
When we celebrated our Grand Reopening back in April, we started to bring in local artisans. Our first collaboration was a Cville friend connection and love at first sight. Birds of Paradise is a local jewelry brand by Brielle DuFlon and Steph de Wolfe featuring unique, beaded pieces. Their love of the tropics and travel is evident in their design aesthetic, filled with color and texture. All of their necklaces are handmade with beads foraged from Latin America and Africa. Flash Sale! This week only, Tuesday through Friday, all Birds of Paradise jewelry at Darling is 40% off! Come shop these one-of-a-kind pieces, handmade pieces! Meet Brielle DuFlon & Steph de Wolfe Tell us a little about yourself. Where are you from? If not the Charlottesville area, what brought you here? We both found our ways to Charlottesville by way of UVA. Brielle grew up in Guatemala City, and Steph in Dakar. As a local artisan, describe what you do in town. Birds of Paradise is a jewelry collection inspired by many things, but especially the textiles, textures, and colors of various locales we’ve inhabited and visited. We are inspired by nature- textures, shapes, and landscapes in particular. Strong feminine identity, …