Mini Lunar Earrings

Emile Shapiro's rainbow moonstone earrings evoke a moonlit sky.
created by

Emilie Shapiro

$848.00

Emilie Shapiro created by

Emilie Shapiro

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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 earrings evoke 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.

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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
Ingredients
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
43001

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