compass necklace

by LeeAnn Herreid $140.00
Handmade

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Always Be Prepared

Surprise the adventurer in your life with this whimsical compass necklace from LeeAnn Herreid. Featuring a decorative compass on a sterling silver chain, the compass necklace is a wonderful accent that symbolizes adventure, exploration and the importance of the journey. Handmade in Rhode Island.

Click here for LeeAnn Herreid's compass ring and compass cufflinks.

Please note that although these are functioning compasses, they may not be accurate.

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Handmade
Item ID
10832
Made from
sterling silver, polystyrene extrusion
Measurements
24" L, .60" Diameter
Notes
sterling silver weight:0.36 oz
  • the maker

LeeAnn Herreid

During high school in Concord, Massachusetts, LeeAnn Herreid's art teacher recognized her talent and fascination with metalwork and volunteered her time and torch to teach LeeAnn how to solder metal. As she progressed through high school, LeeAnn worked as a goldsmith in an antique repair and restoration shop.

After graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design, LeeAnn moved to Maine for a few years and gained experience working with 18-carat gold, platinum and diamonds. She moved back to Rhode Island and began working in Newport, where her business flourished. She chose the name Individual Icons to embody the notion that the wearer should find personal expression and functionality in her pieces. Her compass jewelry, for example, is more than just decorative; it helps people find their way.

Four years later, LeeAnn relocated her business to Santa Fe, New Mexico and absorbed inspiration from the different culture, topography and climate. Yet in another four years, she decided to return to New England, and settled in a seaside town in Rhode Island. collection

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