Alexa de Castilho

Alexa de Castilho is an English jeweller who grew up in Brazil. Daughter of a Portuguese father and English mother her childhood was a bohemian one and has inspired her collection - Rio Discoteque, an homage to Rio in the 70’s. ‘Hot and elegant’ is how Alexa de Castilho describes her recent collection of jewellery. The pieces depict details showing both the wildness of nature and ‘tropicalism’: teeth of gold are made into pendants and medallions have pineapples, coconuts, and wild cats engraved.