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October 2018

Monday, October 15, 2018

These remind me of wine stoppers... or maybe gems on pedestals, which would make sense for rings made by an Austrian gemology expert like J. Kleeberg.


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Container ring with removable top by Dutch jeweller Stefan Tijssen of Atelier Victor Tijssen.


Also admiring:

Brass cone pendant by Lauren Harper Collection of Illinois.

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Friday, October 12, 2018

The Small Factory Ring is a project by Japan's Kaori Tazoe, who produces these refined industrial rings at an actual factory in Tokyo.


Bonus link:

Toronto's Twisted Metal in Motion upcycles factory parts.


Also admiring:

Hexnut earrings by Bulgaria's Pollyline Studio (Polly Sergeeva).

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Thursday, October 11, 2018


Ring-Free Thursday: Texas jeweller Nak Armstrong.


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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Is there such a thing as machine-shop chic? There is now. Check out Denmark's Ninna York.


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Industrial ring from the "Bolts" collection by Denmark's Line & Jo.


Also admiring:

Industrial cuff by the UK's Silverskin Jewellery (Joseph Monk).

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

I love the contrast of the plain and carved portions of these rings, especially when they create a horizon effect.

For more, including lots of animal-head rings, visit Michi Román, a Puerto Rican jeweller based in Spain.


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"River" ring by Montana's Marina Kessler.


Also admiring:

"Inverted Landscapes" by Denmark's Louise Hjort.

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Monday, October 8, 2018

I think those koalas might be onto something. Above: some tempting eucalyptus leaves and fruit (aka gumnut) by Atelier Nómada (Australia-based Romanian jeweller Flavia Barar).


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Eucalyptus-eating-koala ring by Israel's Genia Meirov.


Also admiring:

Eucalyptus earrings by Macedonia's BipArt (Biljana Klekachkoska).

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Friday, October 5, 2018

If you're watching your daily salt intake, I apologize.

Israel's Naama Bergman is doing gorgeous things with salt, whether it's this salt, iron & hemp necklace or the salt and graphite rings above.


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"Salt" ring by Norway's Salt Studio (Tone Berglihn).


Also admiring:

Cast salt pendant by Romania's Atelier Jamais (Rada Ureche).

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Ring-Free Thursday: UK-based Mara Balode.


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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Presented without comment: "Comment On My Femininity and I'll Punch You In the Face" by New York's Basha Harris.


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"Ugly Without Makeup" ring by Hungary's Kövér Dóra Rea.


Also admiring:

Lipstick earrings by the UK's full-of-fun Lou Taylor.

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

It may be October here but it's July in Wonderland. If you love crystals, check out the Ukranian brand's myriad rings and pendants.


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"Skullcrusher" ring by Atlanta, Georgia's Hunter & Co.


Also admiring:

Raw crystal pendant by the UK's Tumble and Rose.

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Monday, October 1, 2018

In honour of 10/01, some mirrored rings (which remind me of the entrance to Tokyu Plaza in Harajuku) by Hungary's Eszter Sára Kocsor.


Bonus link:

Mirror ring by India's Tushna Jewel Art (Tushna Patell).


Also admiring:

Mirrored acrylic balloon dog brooch by Australia's Kitschy Koo Design.





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