Designer: Bilge Nur Saltik
Bellis Jewelry Bed (Green)
Leather and steel
1"h x 4.75" diameter
The Bellis Jewelry Bed is a storage unit, designed to hold jewelry and small accessories. The sculptural containers are Inspired by the fashionable ruff collars in baroque Europe during the late 16th century. Combining the gracefulness of leather and the firmness of steel, Bellis is an elegant ‘jewel bed’. Bellis highlights as a chic object for a bedroom, dressing room, and display areas. With simple circular folding, the tanned leather is transformed into a elegant storage unit. Each fold creates storage space for your most loved jewelry or anything you want. Bellis can be used in various living spaces and brings both style and function to your home. Bellis comes in four colored leather options, completed with metal details.
Turkish-born Nur's practice, Studio Bilge Nur Saltik was established in 2013, shortly after receiving her master's degree in Product Design from the Royal College of Art in London. Her intent is to incorporate culture with contemporary design. Pairing the old with the new, she works with traditional craftsmen–tapping into their age-old techniques and knowledge–and introduces them to new materials and fabrication processes. This intersection produces unexpected results and never-seen-before products.