I have been invited to participate in a great museum event in Wisconsin: ONE & ONLY presents a curated collection of finely crafted works of art created by dozens of exceptional artists from across the nation. Select from glass vessels, handcrafted ceramic mugs, hand-dyed silk scarves and shawls, jewelry, painting, photography, sculpture, and more for [...]
PLEASE Join us in celebrating United Nations Day: October 24 at 6pm at UCSD Campus, International House. I will be representing Ethical Metalsmiths and exhibiting jewelry which supports empowerment of the citizens all along the material and labor supply chain! It takes cooperation to make a difference- please add your voice! Buy your tickets here. [...]
Great coverage by Deborah Yonick in the upcoming MJSA Journal October issue profiling several designer's decisions to use responsibly sourced materials in their work! My palladium pendant landed the cover, and a lovely 2 page spread of how and why we have dedicated ourselves to responsible sourcing, is found on page 28-29. Great to be in [...]
The latest piece in the Quill Collection, a Double Droplet pendant with 0.48ct tw Silvermist Diamonds™ responsibly mined in Australia, set in pure Palladium reclaimed and refined to this jewel perfect state:
Introducing the long awaited Pure Flight Feather Cuff Bracelet to the collection! This is a hand hammered sterling silver cuff 1 5/8 inches wide with 25 Australian Silvermist Diamonds™, 0.45ct tw and is designed to fit comfortably at the base of the wrist.
The look of oxidized and greyed metals is all over Europe! Great on all skin tones, and subtly intense, the sterling Pure Flight Collection features this 1.5 inch sterling silver pendant with 0.41ct tw pave' set Australian natural fancy Silvermist Diamonds™ As always, 100% reclaimed and recycled precious metals, and responsibly sourced diamonds:
The environment for the jewelry industry has changed dramatically in the first decade that Ethical Metalsmiths has been around, and the tide has turned. Happy 10th Anniversary, looking ahead to an exciting group of events at JCK this year! Here's the board just after an intense retreat, at our celebration hosted by Velvet da Vinci [...]
Like delicate diamond droplets in gold, these slender earrings are great for every day. Great movement and perfect size, three quarter inch long drops in 100% reclaimed/refined 18k gold with Certified Recycled white diamonds make them 100% great!
This unusual deep ocean color Sapphire was mined in Malawi and Fairly Traded all the way to me-set in this 18k hammered bezel set on a sterling ring with accent diamonds. Now its rocking the finger of a fair minded client of Stuart Benjamin & Co!
Thanks to Editor Gillian Flynn and writer Meredith Hattam at Modern Luxury-Riviera Magazine covers the Pure Flight Collection for a bit of holiday glitter with an ethical edge: 100% recycled silver with responsibly mined Silvermist Diamonds TM from Australia !