Yard Yarn

Herworld (Singapore) - - TO BUY -

De­signer: Genevieve Tan, 31, started her la­bel in 2015 with totes be­fore switch­ing her fo­cus to jew­ellery six months later. It’s a one-woman op­er­a­tion – Tan con­cep­tu­alises and hand­makes all the pieces.

Sig­na­tures: Ver­sa­tile, in­dus­trial-meets­fem­i­nine jew­ellery that’s al­ways light (less than 100g), com­fort­able, and wear­able in mul­ti­ple ways. Tan uses a dou­ble clasp sys­tem or func­tional cord stop­pers on se­lected neck­lace de­signs. The for­mer lets you eas­ily change chains (sold in­di­vid­u­ally at www.yard-yarn.com), while the lat­ter al­lows the neck­lace to be worn in var­i­ous ways (see Tan demon­strate the ver­sa­til­ity of her de­signs in our dig­i­tal edi­tion). Ma­te­ri­als used: faux suede cords, lightweight beads and hard­ware, and dress­mak­ing el­e­ments like grom­mets and cord stop­pers. Lat­est col­lec­tion: In­spired by blooms.

Prices: Ear­rings, $18-$38; neck­laces, $38-$58.

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