RESHAPED BY THOMAS AYERS
‘RESHAPED’ JEWELLERY COLLECTION HAILS FROM THE COMBINATION OF PRECIOUS MATERIALS (GOLD AND RHODIUM-PLATED SILVER) AND UP-CYCLED MATERIALS (POLYETHYLENE TEREPHTHALATE – HIGH DENSITY POLYETHYLENE).
IN TODAYS ERA WHERE SUSTAINABILITY AND RECYCLING ARE IMPELLING MATTERS THAT NEED TO BE ADDRESSED IN ORDER TO PROTECT OUT PLANET, THOMAS AYERS IS ENGAGING IN PRESENTING A COLLECTION MADE OF RECYCLED/SALVAGED MATERIALS: WATER BOTTLES, LIQUID DETERGENTS CONTAINERS, METAL COMPONENTS USED FOR CONSTRUCTION, ETC…
EARRINGS, NECKLACES AND RINGS ARE DESIGNED AND PRODUCED FOLLOWING SIMPLE GEOMETRIC SHAPES, OFTEN KEEPING MATERIALS IN THEIR ORIGINAL SHAPE & COLOURS. SOME ITEMS ARE DECORATED USING NAIL VARNISH.
British-Italian Thomas Halford Ayers was born and raised in Tuscany, amongst the breathtaking landscapes and beautiful beaches of the Italian west coast. In 1998 he moved to London to take on a place at the prestigious ‘Central Saint Martins’, where he studied Design and Fashion before moving on to ‘Goldsmiths University’ of London. As Jewellery and Accessories Designer Thomas Ayers has engaged for over ten years in collaborations with Brands such as: Tateossian, Liz Claiborne Group, Miroglio Group, Swarovski and leading suppliers for British Highstreet chains such as Debenhams and Warehouse. Showcasing unique high end Costume Jewellery Collections, Ayers has also taken part to exhibitions and fashion shows both in London and Italy.