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Made Locally By Dorothée Rosen
in Nova Scotia, Canada

Introducing: PickBox

Try on jewellery at home, in person!

I’m so very excited to launch PickBox, my try-before-you-buy feature. Not sure it will be the right fit? Need to try something on in person before you’re ready to purchase? Now you can choose up to three pieces of jewellery and have them shipped to you for absolutely no upfront cost. Simply pay for the jewellery you keep!

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Book a free, custom-jewellery consulation or online studio tour

Repurposing jewellery
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creating the perfect new piece

"It evokes movement, fluidity, flexibility, and echoes the twists and turns of life… maybe that’s it."

Crossing Paths Rings on Model

Bringing joy to people is my main inspiration. All purchases are exchangeable until it looks and feels right. Shop with confidence.
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Shipping is always free for orders over $400

Each piece is individually handcrafted. When I begin to translate my inspiration into metal, I work very intuitively, allowing space for serendipity.


Environmental sustainability and ethical sourcing are priorities. My suppliers are committed to ethical sourcing, and strong environmental and labor practices. Most of the precious metals I use are recycled, and all diamonds are Canadian-mined.

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Palladium White Gold Diamond Onefooter Ring
Onefooter Ring in 18K Yellow Gold

One Footer Rings

A one foot length of sterling silver or 18k gold wire is first forged in various directions, much like life pushes and pulls us. The wire is then wound repeatedly into a continuous loop, wrapping around the finger many times without beginning or end.

This design started as a drawing in brush and ink; the undulating line of the brushwork can still be detected in the translation into metal. Because each one is wrought by hand, the flow of wire finds its own way each time I create a new ring. Thus, every Onefooter ring is unique and different; no two are the same.


For the necklaces in the MoonPearl series, I took the idea of the ‘hand of the maker’, and combined it with the notion of a pearl’s home – the shell. On first glance, the individual sterling elements seem to be shells. The close observer will discover, however, that these individually hand-fabricated elements are in fact each molded with my own hands, which is evident in them carrying fingerprints: proof of the hand of the maker.

Have favorite pieces of jewellery?

Keep track of them with a personalized wishlist. Heart all your favorites!
Do you have gold jewellery kicking around which, for one reason or another, you no longer wear?
Gold can most definitely be recycled, and made into something brand new.
I may also be able to use some, or all of your stones, in the creation of a new piece.
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Old into new rings
Dorothee Renewing Old Ring
visit me in virtually online or in person at a live show near you.
Try things on, get access to one-of-a-kind pieces not available elsewhere, or just talk to me about what inspires you.
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Next Event:

Calgary Art Market

November 19, 2020 - November 22, 2020

had to CANCEL my attendance :'(

Calgary Telus Convention Center, Calgary, AB, Canada

Crossing Paths Rings on Model



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