Lunar Ring

Emile Shapiro's rainbow moonstone ring evokes a moonlit sky.
created by

Emilie Shapiro

$948.00

Emilie Shapiro created by

Emilie Shapiro

read more about the maker

Jewels of the Night

Daytime is for the ordinary activities of life, the ones you have to do. But nighttime is what you make it, and when the sun sets, the shimmering moon presides. Emile Shapiro's rainbow moonstone ring evokes this lunar mood. The vintage-inspired, 24-facet rose cut enhances the natural inner glow of the stone. Resembling a midnight sky surrounding a full moon, a halo of sapphires is cast in place with an ancient Egyptian technique that embeds them in molten, 14-karat recycled gold. Handmade in New York.

US_NY

Made in New York

Emilie Shapiro

created by

Emilie Shapiro

location

New York

“A goal is just a dream without a deadline.”

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 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 Made in the USA
Made from
blue sapphire, rainbow moonstone, 14kt recycled yellow gold
Measurements
0.5" L x 0.4" W; Ring Sizes avail: 6, 7, or 8
Click here to view Ring & Belt Sizing Chart.
Care
Avoid contact with harsh chemicals. Store in jewelry box to prevent tarnishing. To clean soak jewelry in warm water with mild soap and gently scrub with a soft bristled brush.
Item ID
43003

Still haven't found the details you're looking for? Check out our Product Q&A!

This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 11/27/2017.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.


also by Emilie Shapiro

you might also like

Related Products
Best Coast. From sand in your toes to ...
Description:
Best Coast. From sand in your toes to a statement piece on your finger, Holly Daniels Christensen's custom cocktail ring keeps you reminded of your happy place. A sterling silver bezel displays a pinch of granules gathered from your choice ...
Permanent Waves. The island you call home, your ...
Description:
Permanent Waves. The island you call home, your family's favorite summer spot, or the beach where you took your wedding vows: Honor those beloved shores with Holly Daniels Christensen's ocean-inspired ring. Two wave-shaped sterling silver bezels display pinches of sand ...
A Stunning Experiment. Pairing Mother Nature’s beauty with ...
Description:
A Stunning Experiment. Pairing Mother Nature’s beauty with modern technology, these vibrant gemstones were created using natural elements that were pressure cooked for 11 months. This sustainable process creates gorgeous rough-cut stones that Emilie Shapiro then sets in recycled brass ...
Tropical Gold. Heart-shaped with deeply grooved veins, Peperomia ...
Description:
Tropical Gold. Heart-shaped with deeply grooved veins, Peperomia leaves are living sculptures. It was only natural for mother-daughter jewelry artist team Tulianna and Alejandra Garcés to want to gild one. Native Colombians who transplanted themselves to Vermont, they were inspired ...
Aura of Borealis. According to ancient folklore, the ...
Description:
Aura of Borealis. According to ancient folklore, the labradorite gemstone fell from the frozen fire of the Aurora Borealis, and Laura Jackson's pearlescent piece embodies the mystical hues of the stunning atmospheric phenomenon. Highlighted with a faceted and polished finish, ...