Our beautiful and special ornate match box is handmade and designed by Israeli artist Talila Abraham of Metalace Art. She creates lace-like fabric patterns in metal. The romantic feeling of lace combined with with contemporary materials using advanced technology is reflective of Talila's beautiful artistic creations.
Metalaceart is a contemporary design companycreating original handmade items designed, crafted and inspired from the world of lace fabrics and embroidery using advanced metal process technologies.
The designs reflect a desire to preserve the special and personal touch that was an integral part of all handcrafted objects historically. Despite the use of industrial materials and technology, her products retain authenticity due to the handmade process applied to each item. In the transition from the "language" and texture of textile fabric to the stiffness of stainless steel, they create an art form that marries the old and the new.
Her designs take inspiration from the work of unknown women and merge the unique personal and romantic feeling of handcraft with contemporary materials and advanced technology. Each piece is individually processed and hand-treated for optimal shape and structure leading to a unique and personal product.