For our concert operas, singers are not in costume, but wear concert dress attire, which usually means handsome suites and gorgeous gowns. Every once in a while, we need something to set the scene, a sash, a crown, or in this case; the necklace that the Queen of Sheba bestows upon Adoniram. So we asked out FABULOUS costume designer, Brooke Stanton to make one for us. In her usual fashion, Brooke posted her process in making this necklace!
How to make a necklace for the Queen of Sheba, step # 1: research
How to make a necklace for the Queen of Sheba, step # 2: make a pilgrimage to the jewelers’ candy shop.