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July 2018

Friday, July 20, 2018

That's my kind of ring toss. Check out Latvia's Baiba Pukinska for modern glass rings and more.


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Simple glass ring by Japan's Karaju.


Also admiring:

Glass torus pendants by New Hampshire's Hethre Larivee.

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Ring-Free Thursday: UK-based Chinese designer Fei He.


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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Large and in charge: crystal rings by California's Organic Punk (Lizzy Lee).


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More chunky crystals from Brazil's Livia Pancotti.


Also admiring:

Crystal pendants from California's La Femme Boheme (Vivian Malka).

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Though Massachusetts' Elysha Roberts goes by "Elisha Joy Metals," these cellular rings show she can also work in handmade paper and glass. Visit her site for more nature-inspired pieces.


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"Cellular" band by New Zealand's Debra Fallowfield.


Also admiring:

"Cellular" 3D-printed necklace by Dutch designer Thomas Swart.

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Monday, July 16, 2018

Italian architect Maria Rita Perciavalle's love affair with acrylic doesn't just stop at rings or earrings — there might even be a floor lamp involved. Check out her portfolio to see.


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Tie-dyed acrylic ring by Colorado's Sun Monk Creations.


Also admiring:

Acrylic cuff by Japan's Kaoru Suwa.

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Friday, July 13, 2018

I absolutely must get my hands on one of these "Tactile Exploration" rings from Taiwanese jeweller Sui Ling Wang.

Don't miss the rest of her collection, which is a colourful, textural, visual feast.


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Enoki mushroom rings by Japan's m.m.m. (Marika Mayanagi).


Also admiring:

Glass "droplets" necklace by Washington state's FormFire Glassworks (Amy Holms).

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Ring-Free Thursday: Hannah Oatman of Texas.


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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

I love the dichroic shimmer in these glass rings by Japan's Caprice.


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Fused dichroic glass ring by BC's Studio Katto (Kathy Dufour).


Also admiring:

Dichroic glass pendant by Japan's Akihiro Okama.

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The voluminous geometry of London-based Italian jeweller Mara Irsara. Check out her site for her "Love Leaves" series, my favourite.


Bonus link:

Sliced vintage diamond ring from New York's Mahnaz Collection.


Also admiring:

Sliced resin "Red Maki Roll" necklace by Sweden's Elsa Hedberg.

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Can you identify these cityscapes? Top-to-bottom, left-to-right, they are: Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Agra and Punjab, and all rings are available from India's Mirakin.


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Agra arch rings by Nova Scotia's Sarah Sears.


Also admiring:

Indian coin pendant from New York's Coined Jewlery (Arturo Claros).





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