"Seeing everyone dressed up at the races in the sunshine really signals summer. I have created an edit of jewels for Ascot, from show stopping necklaces and one-off brooches to charming horse pendants."
My Cavolfiore design is inspired by my journey to Sicily where the markets are full of the most beautifully ripe vegetables and fruit that overflows copiously out of their baskets. Great white blossoming cauli-flowers sat like brides of the garden amongst the oranges and lemons with all their simplicity and elegance.
As I sketched later that afternoon in the sunny courtyard, the white florets became a cluster of white pearls on golden stems with diamonds - set just where dew might have fallen earlier that morning.
Cassandra had the privilege of a racehorse being named after her - 'Cassandra Go', who won at Royal Ascot in 2001. To celebrate the win Cassandra made a beautiful brooch with a yellow gold horse running through a white gold pave diamond letter C.
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