Oxytocin Necklace

This modern pendant is a sophisticated interpretation of our love and bonding compound, oxytocin.
created by

Emily Ball

$75.00

created by

Emily Ball

read more about the maker

Chemistry Class

Spark a chemical reaction with a sophisticated interpretation of our body's "love and bonding" compound, oxytocin. Acting as a neurotransmitter, its levels are said to increase with hugs and kisses. The modern pendant, designed by Emily Ball, is cast in sterling silver, features the molecule's makeup in a subtle imprinted pattern, making it an eye-catching conversation piece for anyone who knows there's a science to style. 18" sterling silver chain with a 2" extender. Made in Bellmore, New York.

Emily first started making jewelry in 1999 and studied her craft at University in the UK and in Seoul, South Korea. She first started producing her molecule-inspired work in 2001 and has been in love with it ever since. This British craftsperson worked as a jewelry and jewelry design tutor in the UK for a number of years, she's also lived and worked in Seoul, Bangkok and Seattle. Her work is inspired by emotions and a human interaction and she has always had a fascination with biology and psychology. Her goal is to make meaningful and beautiful pieces of jewelry with a carefully considered concept.

Exclusive Made in the USA
Made from
sterling silver
Measurements
1.125" pendant; chain: 18" L + 2" ext.
Item ID
43469

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2.0

Chain fail...

By 

from California

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Meaningful
  • Unique

Cons

  • Too Delicate

Best Uses

    Comments about UncommonGoods Oxytocin Necklace:

    She loved it... and then the chain broke the second day she wore it... so nice charm, but needs a better chain.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes
     
    5.0

    Great gift for a nurse

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    from Detroit, Michigan

    About Me Career, Comfort-Oriented, Practical, Stylish

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Elegant
    • Good Length
    • Good Quality
    • Meaningful
    • Unique

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday
      • Office

      Comments about UncommonGoods Oxytocin Necklace:

      I bought this for my best friend as a birthday gift. She is a nurse so she appreciates the physiological aspect, but the description of the hormone perfectly describes her. She loved the necklace.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

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