Leaving behind familiar shapes to break new ground, requires extensive knowledge of characteristics of a material and a sure hand. The new facets obtained from precious stone create freedom for the design and that is exactly what Salima Thakker aims for in her work.
Co- operating with masters in the stone-cutting field, many of her stones are especially cut for many of her designs.
The roulette collection is a good example of this craftmanship and breaking of new ground.
Precious stones are therefor cut to show off their pavilion side, instead of their table.
They are then captured in a geometrical golden reflection of their shape.