Flowers and twigs were always the motives of the Velar jewellery collections. But we were not the first ones, who captured the beauty of Lupine. Albrecht Dürer was drawing the flowers, including amazing lupines, and by the way his father was a jeweller. The other jewellery giant star René Lalique created his lupine art jewellery pieces a hundred years ago. Was there any chance for us to make it as good after him? Well we have tried our best. René Lalique bracelet, Musée Gulbenkian This pendant we produced by now in one copy, which is still unsold, first presented at MYSTETSKYI ARSENAL (big thanks to Vogue Urkaine initiative), it has been made of amethyst and silver, designed by me. Lupine in amethyst, Velar...
In March of 2016 AlphaGo (a computer Go program by Google DeepMind) played against Go world champion Lee Sedol in Seoul. To understand the depth of the situation which made us name the fragrance AlphaGo, you need to know a few things.
n 2010 after my jewellery brand launch at the concept store Atelier1 (earlier I was creating several illustrations for their corner in Doverstreet market) I have received many unexpected phone calls from the magazines in Kiev to support my jewellery line.
As for the last 9 years you can still order a copy of the jewellery piece in the boutique Atelier1 in Kiev (Ukraine), and from now on the website polyame.com, where you can buy products online. However Polya's jewellery is like paintings, fits best for the art lovers. One of these connoisseurs this year was the German actress Anne Ratte-Polle, internationally known by Netflix series Dark. The refined muse of the brand is better known in Germany as theater actress and she chose the jewellery for all of her outfits at the 64th Berlinale Film Festival.
Collecting the colours: beetles, malachite, Mesopotamian Lapis Lazuli stone and other pigments for the precious oil colours
As a jewellery designer I had colour shock for the first time when we produced the ring with big black morion cube.