Mies Nobis is a conceptual jewellery label drawing on art, sculpture & fashion as inspiration. Australian born, Berlin based designer Millicent Nobis studied fashion design in Sydney, Australia before moving to Berlin where her label Mies Nobis was founded in 2012.
Starting with inspiration taken from the shapes and forms of tribal jewellery; human and animal bone, horns and teeth and moving into study of human form; Romanesque muscles cut in marble and De Vinci's anatomical studies. Each collection reflects a fascination with the human form and its adornment as well as an experimentation with varying materials.
Rota Ring with Tourmaline
The Rota pieces are formed with a process of assembling wall like slices of wax; roughly hewn the walls rest on each other showcasing the marks and scuffs of attachment. In contrast the traditional pave setting is classic and neat.
This Rota Ring is cast in Recycled Sterling silver and with pave set with the palest of Green faceted tourmalines.