Gwyneth Hulse Design is a boutique woodwork business in Kerikeri. Their products are simple, modern and natural. They take beautiful New Zealand timbers and hand work them into stunningly crafted pieces.
Their designs are based on the modernist principles of simplicity, geometry and the celebration of natural materials. Due to the uniqueness of each piece of wood and the handmade process, no two objects are quite alike.
Working with the environment is a very important core value for Gwyneth Hulse Design. Working with such a precious medium, carries an ethical responsibility to act in a sustainable manner. They wish wish to have a positive impact on others and the planet, by offering beautifully handmade alternatives to mass-produced products which people can value and care for.
The Chevron necklace is our most popular of Gwyneth's pieces. Both sides are painted so you get two different looks with one necklace. It is elegant and looks great on. Lovingly crafted in rimu, this piece has been polished this fun rimu pendant to perfection with natural beeswax polish. Rimu is an exceptionally beautiful indigenous New Zealand tree. The heartwood varies in colour from dark reddish to yellowish brown, with irregular streaks. It comes in three hand painted colour ways - black and white, blues (light and dark blue) and a poppy yellow and grey combinationation. The wood measures approx 4.9cm x 4.3cm x 1.4cm while the brass chain, with antiqued copper finish, lead free and nickel free is 76cms in length.