Tattysquawk Shawl Pin - Mother Aluminium shawl pin hand-made in Cornwall £16.00 Stunning, lightweight shawl pin hand-made in Fowey, Cornwall by Tattysquawk. This pin is lightweight enough to be worn with a delicate lace shawl and there are no sharp edges. The pin is made from aluminium wire with a purple bead. The pin measures approx 3cm/1in wide and 7cm/2 3/4in tall. The stick used to secure the pin, measures 12cm/4 3/4in long. Each pin is individually hand-made & there may be tiny differences between each pin. Aluminum does not tarnish like silver does. It becomes a little duller over time. It can be washed in soapy water and shined up with a polishing cloth.