Vicky Ambery-Smith drew inspiration for this brooch design from the penguin pool at London Zoo, but will her solitary penguin remain teetering on its perch through the slings and arrows of a brooch’s life? Animals seem to be an inspiration for jewellery designers – Malcolm Appleby designed a trinket version of his three-legged cat – for Shining Through, an exhibition at the Crafts Council’s London Gallery from 29 June to 30 July.
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