Circe's name 'Kirke' is derived from the Greek verb kirkoô meaning "to secure with rings" or "hoop around". This is the reference to the binding power of magic for which Circe was best known.
PICHULIK is an ethical jewelry, accessories and womenswear atelier based in Cape Town, South Africa. Rooted in Africa, PICHULIK seeks to impart sacred feminine wisdom through its unique and intentional designs. The team is a pan-African group of spirited women who create everything by hand. Every piece is made by a single artist, imbued with her own unique design skill and creative magic. PICHULIK employs and collaborates with women to promote job creation and economic activity in local communities, and to champion and augment women’s earning capacity.