Botanic Opuntia Pendant Necklace

created by

Clare Johnston


created by

Clare Johnston

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The Lovely Bones

The cactus is a survivor, living on little water and holding predators at bay with its spiny defenses. But on the inside, the cactus supports itself with a surprisingly intricate, lace-like framework of woven fibers.

Capture that essence of outer strength and inner beauty with this spirited necklace. The delicate, abstracted pendant is actually cast from a piece of Prickly Pear skeleton, carefully selected and trimmed to the perfect, appealing shape. Using the "lost wax" casting method, artisans then hand cast the pendant from recycled sterling silver. Handmade in Tucson, AZ.

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Lila Clare Jewelry is handmade by Clare Johnston. Clare grew up in the mountains of North Georgia and spent countless hours exploring the acres of forest that were her backyard, basking in the great outdoors. today this love of nature translates into her jewelry design. Clare makes sterling silver jewelry that interprets nature in graceful and elegant forms. 'Lila' is Sanskrit for experiencing the universe as arising from love, play and creative adventures. For Clare, creativity and jewelry making is this dance of love. Lila Clare Jewelry is committed to making eco-friendly jewelry. Clare uses recycled metals for her designs.

Handmade Recycled Made in the USA
Made from
recycled sterling silver
.63" Dia., Chain: 16" L, 2 oz.
Care: Polish with a soft cloth.
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Economy shipping:
within 8 days, arriving no later than the 9th business day after the order was placed.
Standard shipping:
within 4 days, arriving 5 business days after the order was placed.
Preferred shipping:
within 2 days, arriving 3 business days after the order was placed.
Expedited shipping:
within 1 day, arriving 2 business days after the order was placed.
Express shipping:
will ship the same day and arrive 1 business day later.

Please note, this item is discontinued. When it sells out, it will no longer be available.

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