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Amazonite Copper Wire Wrapped Tear Drop Earrings

Amazonite Copper Wire Wrapped Gemstone Earrings

Varieties of Amazonite Amazonite Copper Wire Wrapped Tear Drop Earrings by jewelry designer John S Brana Amazonite is a colorful gemstone often used in jewelry, ranging from green, blue-green, to yellow-green. As a green variety of microcline feldspar, amazonite can be found in a variety of shapes, sizes, and hues. Its name comes from the Amazon River found in Brazil, from which green stones were originally obtained. The name may also refer to the green shades of the rainforest along the river that were reflected in the gemstones. Due to its desirable bright green color, amazonite is commonly cut and used as gemstones in jewelry. …

Copper Rutilated Quartz Cocktail Ring

Slip on this 17 carat Copper Rutilated Quartz Cocktail Ring, flash it around, and see what happens. At the center of this sweet, bold handmade copper ring is a 17 carat Rutilated Bronze Cabochon Gemstone is held by a hand-carved copper tree branch setting – a combination that prompts conversation. Measures approximately 1 inch in Length x 5/8 inches in Width x 7/16 inches in Height; shank 1/4 inches in Width Available only in ring size 8 Hallmarked Copper, Uncoated. Might tarnish. One-of-a-kind Gift Boxed $225.00

Styling with Beaded Gemstone Necklaces

Make a Statement with Beaded Gemstone Necklaces Popular, trendy and artistic; the beaded gemstone necklace is a handcrafted thing of beauty which can be made to fit with many styles and color pallets. In fact, the beaded gemstone necklaces you will find here on this website are made from hand-selected semi-precious stones. Textures and colors are combined to create vibrant and fully expressive accessories. Some of the exquisite stones include; African Opal, Amazonite, Apatite, Carnelian, Chalk Turquoise, Citrine, Garnet, Onyx, and Prehnite. The practice of wearing beads and gems as jewelry can be traced back 70,000 years ago when the gems were discovered and admired for their beauty. Back then people didn’t have pockets to keep their possessions in so these gems were attached to leather straps and worn around the neck or wrist. Beads, gems and shells have all been used directly as currency for trade in the past as well. You can find something to fit any style or taste. Use one of these signature pieces to complete your signature look. Prehnite Amethyst Carnelian Necklace Prehnite Amethyst Carnelian Necklace by jewelry designer John S Brana Brilliant natural colors and a multi-textured design make this necklace a favorite of many…

Fold Formed Copper Leaf Earrings in Chicago

Breathtaking Chicago Handmade Jewelry

Exceptional Jewelry Handmade in Chicago Have you been shopping for an awesome piece of hand-made jewelry in Chicago? Right before going to your local area gallery or fine arts festival, take a moment to think about a few things. You should first of all ponder the recipients taste in advance of making any purchases. One more point you might want to look into is whether or not the recipient dons more silver or gold? Get signs as to likes from an existing jewelry collection. This will guarantee …

Keishi Freshwater Pearl Necklace with Fine Silver Anticlastic Earrings

Handmade Jewelry Design Tips

Designing Handmade Jewelry A designer is an artist who plans an object, and a craftsman makes what a designer has planned. A designer-craftsman is an artist who both envisions and creates a piece of art. In planning jewelry the designer-craftsman first considers the material. Will it be suitable for the object he has in mind? Will it express the designer-craftsman’s creativity? This article is dedicated to the unusual and unexpected, and the jewelry materials suggested here demand creativity. …

Fold Formed Aluminum Leaf Drop Earrings

Trendy Handcrafted Jewelry in New York City

Have you been currently shopping for an exceptional piece of hand-crafted jewelry in New York City? There are a a handful of considerations you need to take into account before you commence going shopping for that fantastic gift. Keeping in mind a woman or man’s taste in hand made jewelry and what accessories they already own is a wonderful start. Another point you may want to consider is whether or not the receiver dons more silver or gold? Get hints as to preferences from an existing jewelry …

Lime Anodized Lily Pad Handmade ALuminum Earrings

This Seasons Hottest Fashion Trend – Color Blocking

… symmetrical patterns. There is something streamlined, stylish, and highly flattering about color-blocked accessories that give any outfit a fun, unique look. Replace your simple, modern accessories with color-block jewelry in bright splashes of yellows, reds, and oranges. Gemstone slab beads or flat rectangle designs in a wide variety of natural and dyed hues are a great way to form the color-block look. Women everywhere love mixing unexpected colors in fashionable combinations, which are …