When accessory shopping and you see the label for Argentium silver, or the unicorn logo, be happy because your jeweler loves you. She is using tarnish resistant silver. Five reasons why Argentium is a good thing Argentium resists tarnishing 7...
Sustainability and jewelry making.
Balancing sustainability with gemstones, metals, and the chemicals involved in metalsmithing is complicated. I am very aware of the effects of all these activities on our environment so I endeavor to keep my impact to a minimum.
Here are the colors Pantone chose for Spring 2018
Ultra Violet is the color of the year. This year is one of my favorite collections from Pantone. The colors are happy, clear, mixable and easy to wear. A little touch of any color on a canvas of your favorite hue can make you look current, edgy, polished. Keep that in mind for yourself when you say you can’t wear a color.
Versatile garnets are January’s birthstone but what comes to mind?
When I think of garnets, I either envision Victorian mourning jewelry or dominatrix-wear with drops of stony blood. Not the look you are seeking? No. Me neither. Red is not the garnet’s only choice for color.