The coal used in this jewellery is found on Newcastle beaches. The facets are hand cut and ground into the coal surface. Each item is unique, as the material determines the size and number of facets. These pieces are designed to start a conversation about people’s perception of the value of coal. The facets cut into the coal used in this jewellery are a metaphor, demonstrating that there are many ways to look at this natural resource depending on where you stand.