Tanzanite Single Pendant

A gold setting, silver chain, and purple gemstone make this necklace an alluring mix of colors and materials.
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Emilie Shapiro

$58.00

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Purple Reign

Designer Emilie Shapiro makes jewelry as it's believed the ancient Egyptians did: using the craft of lost-wax casting. A rough-cut, unpolished gemstone–in this case, a tanzanite crystal in a vibrant shade of violet–is cast in place when molten metal solidifies around it. A sterling silver chain completes the artful marriage of materials in this delicate pendant necklace. Handmade in New York City.

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Emilie Shapiro

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Emilie Shapiro

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There was never a moment that Emilie Shapiro didn't consider herself an artist. "Before I could speak I expressed myself through what I made with my hands," she says. "I am so incredibly lucky that my parents allowed me to pursue life on the path I chose." That path led to a line of jewelry comprised entirely of one-of-a-kind pieces she crafts by combining her metalsmithing skills with her love of found objects. "I have a massive stone collection that I started when I was two," says the New York City resident. "I usually pull out out my drawers of gems and minerals and something catches my eye that I haven't seen before or forgot about." When Emilie creates a piece, she says she imagines the wearer seeing a reflection of themselves in it—“beauty in imperfection."


Handmade Recycled Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
brass, sterling silver, tanzanite
Measurements
Pendant: 0.5" L x 0.5" W; 18" chain
Care
Clean with a mild detergent and a soft brush or a damp cloth.
Item ID
42698

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