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July 2018

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Resin rings by Poland's Scradeus.


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Resin and metallic foil ring by Australia's Sly Pony (Penny Eager).


Also admiring:

Resin earrings by Australia's Bea Isobel.

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Monday, July 30, 2018

Rubber, powdercoated steel and a few loose ends from Bulgaria's Kalina Filcheva.


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Knotted ring from the UK's I Love a Lassie.


Also admiring:

Cotton string brooch by Germany's Barbara Schrobenhauser.

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Friday, July 27, 2018

Austria's Alexandra Hofer takes us into the weekend with these two-finger rings that make me think of the top of the Chrysler Building. Check out her site for many more interesting pieces!


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Chrysler Building ring by Australia's Tony Kean.


Also admiring:

Chrysler Building bell by Washington state's Gordon R. Barnett.

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Ring-Free Thursday: Poland's Gray Flamingo.


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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

For swooping arcs, geometric shapes and conceptual rings (like this "Contrasts" wedding ring directly above), check out Polish jewellers Norbert & Dominik Kotwicki.


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Notched arc ring by Michigan's Goldeluxe (Libby Hopper-Trajkovski).


Also admiring:

Earrings by Massachusetts' Rhys May Jewelry.

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

You wouldn't know it by this minimalist "Bridge" ring but California-based Mexican jeweller Georgina Trevino has a collection full of big, bold, unfettered shapes — visit her site to see.


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Bridge ring by Germany's Regina Hiestand.


Also admiring:

Bridge piece by New York's Sara Pfau.

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Five in a Flash: AyAyAy!
Above: "Miya" eyelashes ring by Montreal's Nina.Nanas (Nina Janvier).


"Seeing Eye" signet ring by Vancouver's Nicolas Daruda.


Porcelain and opal inlay "Third Eye" ring by Massachusetts' M. Flynn.


Eye rings by Japan's Banage (Bana Itahashi).


Double stone ring by Belgium's Caroline du Chastel.


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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.


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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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