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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The more minimalism I see, the more minimalism I want. Is that how this is supposed to work? Rings above by London-based Greek jeweller Virginia Tzioti.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

I've actually seen enough barnacle rings to be able to say that these are the nicest barnacle rings I've seen, and not have that be faint praise! For more organic metalwork, visit Maryland's Maria Louise High (aka Little Blue Studio).

Monday, July 15, 2019

Bubbly glass "twist" rings by Japan's Guridrops.

Friday, July 12, 2019

So much power in so few details: the late Italian sculptor Bruno Martinazzi was a master at reducing the human form to minimalist slabs.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Ring-Free Thursday: Japan's Hibiki.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Is this a ring?

Or is it an ear-ring (not to be confused with "earring")?

The artist calls it a "Phrenology Crown," so I guess it's neither. But the two pieces directly above are rings, and you can check them out (and more) by visiting Tennessee metalsmith Darcie Beeman-Black.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

The subtle blend of different textures, tones, finishes and shapes in these matchy (but not matchy-matchy) wedding rings is just about perfect. For more, see Japan's Uchimari.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Complete and utter clarity in handcut synthetic quartz from Thailand's Vinit Koo (they look even better in the videos).

Monday, July 1, 2019

Happy Canada Day! Please note that the blog will be on a break this week but will return on Monday the 8th. Thank you!

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