Rachel makes highly wearable, tactile, polythene jewellery that is distinctive, eye-catching and yet addresses contemporary issues of consumerism. Her work challenges the usual perception of what constitutes preciousness. Rachel's pieces are all individually handcrafted creating highly wearable, tactile pieces that are distinctive & eye-catching. She is committed to presenting novel ways for us to value, what we are all now coming to realise, are precious resources.
"It is satisfying to take a material that would normally be disregarded, transforming it into a desirable piece of jewellery. I especially like working with polythene, subverting it to challenge the usual perception of what constitutes preciousness".