Acutely Particular

Handmade Designer Jewellery for pieces as unique as you are

Obtuse Jewellery is crafted in Cape Town by Designer Lynne Avis. Each piece is lovingly handmade and particular – as unique as you are to reflect your inner beauty with a bold statement

Elegance with a playful edge

Style with precious simplicity

Top categories of exquisitely unique pieces from various collections

Dazzle yourself

Adorned with authenticity

Accessories are historically used to convey meaning. Traditionally it conveys status, class, or geographic origins. But now it bares piece of our inner authenticity.

Interior and art

Our unique range of mobiles are designed for any interior space.

Unique, As you

Deliberate beauty

It’s always better when it’s natural.

In a time where originality is almost cheap, Obtuse brings you a unique experience. Our accessories are more than pieces – they are expressions. Each piece is designed and created with sustainability in mind and to be a reflection of inner beauty.

The Designer behind Obtuse

Meet Lynne Avis

Lynne Avis is the designer and owner of Obtuse. She is drawn to jewellery’s intimate relationship with the body. Each piece is a sensual statement, enticing to the eyes and to touch.

Lynne has a history in Fine Art and studied abroad with the University of Hertfordshire in London. She has worked under the conceptual German jewellery designer Katrin Spranger and was chosen as an Emerging Creative of 2016.