Cara Tonkin

Cara Tonkin graduated from Central Saint Martins with First Class Honours and currently makes all her jewellery from her Brighton studio. Cara Tonkin's collection draw influence from the Art Deco and Art Neaveau movements. Drawing influence from 1920's dec EC One has selected an edit of Cara Tonkin's Theda collection. Theda plas homage to the magnificent silent film star Theda Bara in her role as Cleopatra. The Egyptian revival of the 1920's combined with the Art Deco aesthetic shapes and motifs from Egypts mystical cultural heritage; a culture where jewellery was worn to make a statement.