Beautiful Handcrafted Artisan Jewelry
Handcrafted Artisan Jewelry
Handcrafted artisan jewelry is extremely popular. The choice of designs that are widely available to buy is staggering. Original pieces can be crafted to order. Some are designed using semi precious metals and stones. More exclusive creations are made using gold or silver.
Each piece has an individual, unique style. The range is truly diverse, and choices are many. Some artisans combine stones such as: amethyst or garnet with materials like glass or leather. Others combine: seeds, coral, shell or bone, producing dramatic effects and contrasts in texture. Ceramics are also incorporated into some designs.
Fashions For Unusual Jewelry
The fashion for more unusual jewelry includes: beautiful lariats, prayer rings and rosaries. Prayer rings were inspired by ancient Tibetan prayer wheels. Some of these are designed so that the outer ring can spin around the inner. This is known to produce a calming effect for the wearer, when using the thumb to spin the ring.
The jewelry varies in price which depends on the materials used to make it. Natural flaws in some stones may be exploited in some designs. This is all part of the natural beauty of the stones. For example, turquoise has eye-catching deep blue veins running through it. Mineral deposits in many stones, produce similar effects.
Handcrafted artisan jewelry can be made to suit taste and can compliment any outfit. Providers offer an interactive service. This enables the client to personally customize each beautifully designed piece. The possibilities for creating truly individual and unique styles have never been greater.