Inspired by the rich artistic culture and personality of vintage Japanese kokeshi dolls, uki have collaborated with Highhorse to create this special edition of enamel pins. Add a friendly face to your bag or lapel, or assemble a collection of charming characters as varied as the vintage kokeshi who inspired them.
designed in Hobart, made in China
materials : uki's kokeshi pins are made from a high quality die cast zinc alloy with a durable, hard enamel gloss surface. There are two metal clutches at reverse for secure attachment.
• height 4cm
Highhorse is the work of Hobart based designer and maker Helena Shipway. A respectful admirer of traditional Kokeshi masters and endlessly curious about the mystrious arts of colour combination, her brooches, earrings and illustration work are sold at some of Australia's artiest establishments including Heide MoMa, the Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney and the maker.