Garden of Earthly Delights collection:

Spider Brooch

A mesmerizing purple amethyst forms the body of this Spider Brooch, with the creature’s head and delicate legs crafted from 18ct yellow gold and blackened silver. A pretty touch comes in the scores...

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Product code: GK14BR
Life & Arts
Khouri notes that her upbringing in Tripoli has an influence on her designs, particularly the treasures that she’d see on display at the Gold Souk, the oldest in the region. Her pieces also often adorn the hands and the fingers, a focal point for jewellery in the Middle East.

And after looking at natural phenomena, Khouri’s second collection, “Soft Deconstruction,” has a similarly significant theme – the contrast between the outer, physical realm and the inner world of thoughts. Designs such as the Self Portrait earrings play on the shared attributes of different life forms, as the drop earrings are designed to resemble skeletons that become amorphous beings. “My designs and creativity are very much linked to my emotional state,” says Khouri. “In each piece I create something physical out of abstract and conceptual things like feelings, which drives my passion.”