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Wednesday, August 31, 2022

File this one under "Amazing."

These pieces are from "Six Steps to Make a Change," a series in which each ring represents one step in the process of recovering from substance addiction. See the whole project by visiting Rhode Island's Lauren DelBrocco.

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

These glass citrus rings (and earrings) might be even more refreshing than the real thing. Oregon glass artist Steve Hagan simulates the fruit so perfectly, you can practically taste it.

Monday, August 29, 2022

UK-based Christina Ng presents a "journey of a mineral from rough to facet," so you can admire the crystal in its raw and polished forms — and phases in between.

Friday, August 26, 2022

What I first took for acrylic are actually "Fizzy" quartz rings meant to evoke carbonated water! These clear, bubbly beauties are from Japan's Natsuki Kanda.

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Ring-Free Thursday: French jeweller Claire Wolfstirn.

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Japan's Shinji Nakaba carves crystal, acrylic, shell and other materials into wearable sculptures. Check his gallery for a lot more skulls... and other body parts.

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Until you see one being worn, it's easy to miss just how large the glass portions are in these awesome "Floral Bubble" rings by Hungary's Marta Edöcs.

Monday, August 22, 2022

These disposable straw rings by Italy's Linda Giacalone are a reminder of our current environmental predicament, but not without a little hope.

Friday, August 19, 2022

Some "Grain" rings from Serbia-based Niya Jewelry (Viktoria Kataeva)...

...whose gorgeous hand-painted brooches are well worth checking out!

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Ring-Free Thursday: the UK's Sophie Filomena.

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Rings from the "Horno" collection by Iran's XAVA Jewelry, named for the skylights seen in traditional Persian architecture.

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Sigi Adelman signing in from Israel.

Monday, August 15, 2022

Turkey's Sibel Türkan.

Friday, August 12, 2022

Taiwan's Yi-Hsun Hsieh.

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Ring-Free Thursday: Germany's Sophie Baumgärtner.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Silver "Growth" and driftwood "IMP" rings by Chinese designer Xiaotong Guo.

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Japan's Takashi Kojima brings a new meaning to "wearing perfume" with this bottle ring.

Check out his other jewellery, including the many rings in his "Point" series.

Monday, August 8, 2022

Controlled chaos in enamelled copper by Japan's Ema Yamazoe.

Monday, August 1, 2022

The blog is taking a break this week but will be back next Monday! Hope to see you then!

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