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ARTIST: @picabou_bijoux .
ITEM DESCRIPTION: “We Are Sacred I” Pin/Brooch
Oversized brass pin-style brooch suspends dangling raw and oxidized brass charms and chain, including wire-wrapped natural amethyst and fluorite beads. Pin measures 2 inches width and 3 inches at longest charm.
To bring awareness to Black mental health disparities, I wanted to make a pin with various intentional charm amulets that symbolically protect and amplify positive mental/emotional energies. I chose to include:
- Birds, which have been symbolically linked with wisdom and intelligence and are said to be messengers between heaven and earth.
- Sun, which represents enlightenment
- Female silhouette, to highlight that Black women sit at the confluence of multiple systems of oppression
- Tag with the quote “We are sacred”
- Heart, which represents love, with an emphasis on self-love
- Amethyst, a protective stone that is said to calm and balance emotions
- Fluorite, represents the highest state of mental achievement; a healing stone that supports focus, attention, discernment, and balance in all aspects of one's life
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