Jewellery Designer Leanne Guthrie Partners With BGCI
17 May 2011
Vancouver based Leanne Guthrie has pledged a donation to BGCI from the sale of her jewellery designs. The designs for Leafloria Jewellery Creations are based on some of the world’s most threatened plant species and made up using sterling silver.
Below, you can see one of her designs, a necklace, and the flower which inspired it. The Western Blue Flag (L. Iris missouriensis Nuttall) is popularized by the image of the ‘Fleur de Lis’, and it is the only species of Iris native to Alberta in Canada.
You can see various other designs by Leanne for earrings, bracelets, rings, cufflinks, etc at her website which is also a treasure trouve of information about the plants which have inspired her. For further information and online purchases please see http://www.leafloriajewellery.etsy.com
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