Coral Reinterpreted Jewelry Collection Set to Launch
Jewelry Pieces Will Be Auctioned Online To Benefit Increased Coral Protection
Each designer has created or donated a single piece of wearable art that evokes the feel of the ocean without harming living animals, such as corals. Pieces from the collection will be worn by models at David Peck’s Untitled 11:11 show ‘Into the Woods,’ as well as by key influencer
The pieces will be auctioned online to benefit increased protection of precious corals. Bids may be placed online from
Corals supply shelter and food for 25 percent of all marine animals, and provide services such as fishing, tourism and coastal protection estimated to be worth
Red and pink coral (scientific name Corallium) has long been a popular gift.
Too Precious to Wear is a SeaWeb campaign made possible with support from The Tiffany & Co. Foundation, Kingfisher Foundation, National Marine Sanctuary Foundation and The Ocean Foundation. www.tooprecioustowear.org
SeaWeb is a communications-based nonprofit organization that utilizes social marketing techniques to advance ocean conservation. www.seaweb.org