• The Pasternak - Sapphô by Kim Smiley The Pasternak - Sapphô by Kim Smiley

The Pasternak

One-of-a-kind breastplate, created by hand
Lavender quartz & brass necklace with gold-plated magnetic clasp Bronze lace with chalcedony, tourmaline, aquamarine, rutilated quartz, moonstone & rose quartz tear drop

Necklace measures 12" long
Breastplate 4.5" wide and 3.5 long

Handmade in Toronto, Canada


Inspired by In the Wood
By Boris Pasternak (1890-1960)

Blurred by a lilac heat, the meadows:
in the wood, cathedral shadows swirled.
What on earth was left for them to kiss? So
like wax, soft in the fingers, theirs, the world.

Translated by J.M. Cowen