Objects of Desire: Anthropologie jewellery tree

by Sasha Wilkins on September 23, 2012 · 7 comments

Anthropologie jewellery tree

I am not supposed to be buying anything right now, both for fiscal reasons and because my living space is gradually disappearing under a mountain of  stuff. But when I saw this glorious jewellery stand in Living Etc magazine this month, it occurred to me that it was a perfect solution for the boxes of costume jewellery that currently take up valuable drawer space in my dressing table.

I like too that it is not plainly utilitarian: most of my storage comes from Muji, and I am starting to think that there is a limit to the amount of perspex a girl should have in her home.

I also thought that is might make a lovely wishing tree for a wedding (where people write wishes down, and then tie them on branches), or even a tiny Christmas tree later on in the years, with little baubles and candy hanging from the branches.

Whatever: I want.

Anthropologie jewellery tree £78.00
(And in the US $98 here)

(To see previous Objects of Desire…)

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Hannah Chan September 23, 2012 at 09:50

This is delightful, Sasha; I too am lusting after this although I am not sure how I missed it what with being a Living subscriber and all? C’est la vie; you have opened my eyes to it and I have a serious case of ‘the wants’.
I love your suggestions of other way to make use for this; it would also be great at Easter time, IMHO, as lots of people now do ‘Easter Trees’ as centre pieces for their tables.

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sadie September 23, 2012 at 10:16

it is very lovely. I also love how you’ve given it alternative use ideas too! Almost like you’re talking yourself into buying it, becuase it’s going to be useful in so many ways!!!

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Haidee September 23, 2012 at 11:25
mum of all trades September 23, 2012 at 11:55

But this is a practical object, you are allowed to buy it if its has a practical use!

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Laura September 23, 2012 at 16:50

This is gorgeous! However, I am all about boxes and drawers when it comes to storage. As lovely as this is my mountain of jewellery would end up on here and then get all tangled and/or I would knock it over on a regular basis. I may have to buy it for someone that is less clumsy than I am.

xx

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Suzie Cullen September 24, 2012 at 05:30

The prettiest one I’ve seen – and great to have the US link to purchase too – just ordered one online to send to my sister-in-law in Colorado! Thanks so much

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Mandi September 24, 2012 at 07:51

Oh my gosh, that is just lovely.
I’ve often seen these sort of displays in jewellery shops and they always seem to make me want to buy them all!

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