The British rock band The Rolling Stones has been active because 1962, and in its 6 a long time of existence, it has aided to shape the new music sector and pave the way for new sounds too. Similarly, The Great Frog has been building jewelry because 1972, crafting items for then-emerging subcultures such as hefty metallic, rock ‘n’ roll, rockers, punks, and bikers. Now, the two come jointly for a restricted-edition collaboration that properly captures the spirit of what each these icons characterize.
For the collaboration, The Wonderful Frog references The Rolling Stones’ 1968 chart-topping album Beggars Banquet, which is notorious for its graffitied bathroom album include. Now, the Michael Vosse-conceived artwork informs the collaborative jewelry line, resulting in a cranium ring, I.D. bracelet, and naturally, a ring depicting the John Pasche-intended lips and tongue emblem.
The Terrific Frog’s legendary cranium ring is now adorned with engraved crafting, just like that of the aforementioned album protect, as is the I.D. bracelet, though the tongue signet ring is made from hallmarked British 925 sterling silver and embellished with a strong 9ct yellow gold tongue symbol. Also, the cranium ring and bracelet observe the identical material composition, with the latter that includes a exceptional clasp mechanism with an opening fashioned from the tongue emblem.
Talking on the collaboration, Reino Lehtonen-Riley of The Wonderful Frog said: “The Wonderful Frog and The Rolling Stones were born from the epicenter of London's initially youth society motion, Carnaby Road, and are entwined by the floor swell of the period-defining rock and roll motion of the 1960s. Both equally intrinsically linked with the zeitgeist of the very first rock and roll technology, this collaboration is 60 yrs in the generating, so we are very happy to work with the biggest and very best band of all time.”
David Boyne, Controlling Director of Bravado additional: “We are enthusiastic to be collaborating with legendary London rock-n-roll heritage brand name The Excellent Frog. This exceptional assortment is inspired by the Beggars Banquet album, which will appeal to generations of Rolling Stones fans and will be a distinctive acquire in the band’s 60th yr.”
The Rolling Stones x The Great Frog jewellery will be out there to buy exclusively from the RS No.9 Carnaby flagship keep in London on April 8, 2022. Choose a nearer glimpse at the collaborative items earlier mentioned.
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