Open Leaf Earrings

The rustling leaves outside metalsmith Kathleen Dautel's North Carolina home play the muse.
created by

Kathleen Dautel

$65.00

Kathleen Dautel created by

Kathleen Dautel

read more about the maker

In Full Foliage

Kathleen Dautel is an award-winning architect and metalsmith, but her inspiration doesn't come from the rigid lines of buildings and metals. Instead, she calls on nature with its unpredictable patterns and innumerable colors to craft one-of-a-kind jewelry. In the case of her open leaf earrings, the rustling leaves outside her North Carolina home play the muse. Laser-cut from stainless steel and cast in resin, her unique design frames your face in stunning detail. Handmade in Raleigh, North Carolina.

US_NC

Made in North Carolina

Kathleen Dautel

created by

Kathleen Dautel

location

North Carolina

Inspired by modern architecture's smooth lines and nature's robust forms, artist Kathleen Dautel designs sweet, modern wire jewelry splayed with charming resin touches.

Working mainly with stainless steel, Dautel's formal training in architecture and metalsmithing shines through her clean, laser-cut pendants, which she finishes with hand-colored epoxy resin. Dautel lives and works in Raleigh, North Carolina out of her self-run space, Spark Metal Studio.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
stainless steel, surgical steel, epoxy resin
Measurements
1" L x 0.63" W
Ingredients
Care
Wash with mild soap; wipe with soft cloth.
Item ID
46179

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

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.


also by Kathleen Dautel

you might also like

Related Products
Architectural Hardware. Inspired by bold, midcentury modern graphics, ...
Description:
Architectural Hardware. Inspired by bold, midcentury modern graphics, these earrings by architect-turned-designer Kathleen Dautel pair playful style with precise, laser-cut forms. These pendulous wedges are hand cast with aqua epoxy resin and then hand finished, making accents infused with casual ...
Leafy Greens. Paola Delgado designs these multi-colored, leaf-inspired ...
Description:
Leafy Greens. Paola Delgado designs these multi-colored, leaf-inspired earrings hand-carved from Tagua seeds. Whether you're strolling through town in the warmth of July or taking in the crisp autumn breeze at your local park, this pair is the cool drop ...
Drama Llamas. Every once in awhile, even a ...
Description:
Drama Llamas. Every once in awhile, even a pack animal likes to be carried. Give the alpaca's cute cousin some rest and wake up your style with these playful earrings, which feature sweet llama faces drawn by Susie Ghahremani and ...
Mix Mastered. Laura Jackson crafts intriguing and elegant ...
Description:
Mix Mastered. Laura Jackson crafts intriguing and elegant jewelry with perfectly imperfect touches, including this pair of hand-hammered earrings. A layered gold and sterling silver silhouette design gives them their unique contrast and ethereal feel, and the elongated hexagonal hoops ...
Beauty Old as Time. Leaves like tiny Japanese ...
Description:
Beauty Old as Time. Leaves like tiny Japanese folding fans, pure green in summer, a shock of yellow in fall: The ginkgo tree is one of the oldest species on Earth. Inspired by this ancient beauty, Nancy Nelson crafts her ...