2 Stone Sea Glass Stud Earrings

These elegant earrings hold "pebbles" of frosty sea glass which have been shaped and smoothed by the ocean.
created by

Courtney Gillen

$80.00

Courtney Gillen created by

Courtney Gillen

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Sea Change

Imagine the shimmering light of sunshine on water, the velvety smoothness of sand under your feet, or the radiant warmth of a clear, summer morning. Designer Courtney Gillen seems to work these very elements into her handcrafted jewelry.

These elegant earrings are built around "pebbles" of sea glass--discarded glass that is shattered, shaped and smoothed by the ocean before washing up on the beaches of Hawaii, where Gillen seeks it out and collects it. The rounded, organic shapes are framed in handcrafted sterling silver. The reflective silver makes the translucent glass catch the light, almost glowing from within. A beautiful collaboration of human ingenuity and forces of nature, each piece has unique variations in shape and color. Handmade in the USA.

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Made in Maryland

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Courtney Gillen

created by

Courtney Gillen

location

Maryland

The first time she took a metalsmithing class, Courtney Gillen knew what she would do with the rest of her life. Shortly after finishing art school and establishing her studio, a box arrived in the mail from a family member in Hawaii. It was filled with sea glass and a note which read "this might make nice jewelry." Courtney was hooked again. The mesmerizing colors and shapes of the sea glass would prove to become an endless source of inspiration. That was over twenty years ago. Today, Courtney goes on sea glass collecting trips whenever possible and hand-makes all of her jewelry in her studio in Maryland. Inspired by her materials, she hopes her pieces will transport you back to a favorite beach memory—finding some sea glass, being excited by the mysterious treasure, and wondering about its age and origins.

Only at UncommonGoods Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
sterling silver, sea glass
Measurements
.75" L x .5" W
Ingredients
Care
Clean silver with a soft polishing cloth, the sea glass can be cleaned with a small brush using soap and water.
Item ID
24137

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Most of our items are in stock and will ship quickly. Orders for in-stock items placed before 5pm ET Monday through Friday, excluding Federal holidays, will ship in the US:
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.

Due to the handmade nature of these items, each stone size, shape, and color may vary slightly from photo.


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Beautiful Workmanship

5

I'm all about unique and these earrings bring back memories of hunting for sea glass in Hawaii.

El Paso, TX

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i own some other products from you. so pleased with all

5

i wear all the time

manvel tx

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Close your eyes and you are at the beach...

5

Matches the b ace let I also bought from here. Colors were a beautiful green and soft blue. They match a stunning sea glass necklace I have.

Parkton Maryland

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Unique and charming earrings

5

These earrings are sublime; depending on the light, they either catch and hold it or they appear almost clear and translucent. The silver is just enough to frame the glass without overpowering it.

Maryland

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Much paler than pictured no color no sparkle

1

Boring plain glass

Glen rock nj

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Very well made and fun to wear

5

Order staff very helpful for a first time buyer. Notifications on target and not intrusive

Fairfax, ca

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Nothing like the website

1

Product does not look as the one on the website at all. Very small compared to the picture online. Fragile. Won't recommend it.

Tn

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Summer seascape

5

Love these; just the right size as I do not wear long earrings. Would like to see you feature more of Ms. Gillen's work.

Atlanta, GA

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Great earrings

4

Beautiful earrings that are unique

Dallas, Texas

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Loved it

5

Loved this unique gift

Madisonville, kyS

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2 Stone Sea Glass Stud Earrings

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