New for Summer 2017
Summer is well and truly underway so what better way to celebrate this colourful season than to launch Royal Crown Derby’s latest introductions as part of the Giftware Range.
African Cheetah Cub- The Big Cat Collection
Royal Crown Derby are proud to launch the African Cheetah Cub into The Big Cat Collection, an iconic and evocative hand painted sculpture. The creation of this masterpiece is reserved for the most experienced makers and artists, meaning only 250 pieces will be produced.
The cub is the second in a series of sculptures called 'The Big Cat Collection' with each sculpture depicts the African Cheetah Cub's sleek elegance. Intricate handpainting skillfully cauptures the coat markings which are individual to both beast and sculpture, and presented in a uniquely-designed gift box. The African Cheetah Cub is made of the highest quality materials at our Osmaston Works factory in Derby, England.
This beautiful sculptural piece is the perfect accopaniment to the limited edition of 100 the African Cheetah, which is also part of' The Big Cat Collection'. These stunning creations make a truly special mother and child paring, which are sure to be highly sort after by art lovers and collectors alike.
Old Imari Solid Gold Band Robin
The ever-popular Old Imari Solid Gold pattern sees the launch of the Robin, using a beautifully adapted version of design, the Robin’s berry red plumage is depicted perfectly using wonderful rich tonal colours featured in this truly historical Royal Crown Derby design.
Open lattice designs join striking geometric shapes and intricate floral inspired motifs to illustrate the exquisite feather detailing on the Robin in striking shades of rich red and Derby cobalt blue, made famous by the 19th century pattern. Peonies synonymous with the original design adorn the wings and body, adding a lovely detailed touch to the bird, decorated with 22 carat gold bringing a wonderful opulent finish to the Robin.
The robin symbolises hope, joy and happiness in many cultures making the Old Imari Solid Gold Band Robin a perfect gift for discerning customers and avid collectors alike.
Royal Crown Derby are pleased to announce an early christmas release with the Christmas Hedgehog, a perfect gift for the festive period.
Stopping to smell the crisp winter air is the Christmas Hedgehog, a new addition to the Royal Crown Derby Giftware Collection. Adorned in beautiful evergreen sprigs of holly, ivy, mistletoe, pine and stunning poinsettia flowers adds wonderful berry red and luscious green shades of colour to the hedgehog synonymous with the Christmas period when traditionally evergreen plants are brought into homes to decorate and celebrate this wonderful time of year.
This superb piece is finished spectacularly in 22 carat gold, a traditionally used colour theme during Christmas time, with snowflake detailing elegantly outlining the body of the paperweight and highlights the hedgehog’s mouth, nose, eyes, feet and ears adding a truly beautiful touch of magic to the Christmas Hedgehog.
Posted by Charlotte Mee on 31/07/2017 16:44