Cinabre are a French luxury accessories manufacturer founded by Alexandre Chapellier.
They create pin flowers working with a genuine plumassier and artificial flower makers.
The haute couture artisan is located in Paris and the skills have been handed down through three generations of couturiers. They have been manufacturing accessories since 1880.
The process is done entirely by hand with each flower petal being individually affixed on to the pin.
Crane Brothers are exclusive stockists of this fabulous brand with a selection of lapel pins now available in our High Street store. We have just recieved a new shipment.
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