Reclaimed Bottle Cufflinks

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Kathleen Plate

$85.00 $49.99

Kathleen Plate created by

Kathleen Plate

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Style By The Bottle

Handmade from "bottle butts," as artist Kathleen Plate calls them, these subtly sophisticated cufflinks feature a dime-sized piece of brilliant, glossy recycled glass taken from the bottom of water and beer bottles.

Not wanting to let anything go to waste, Kathleen uses the entire bottle from the top to the middle to the bottom to create her signature line of luminous glass and sterling silver accessories. Handmade in Georgia.
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The Reclaimed Bottle Cufflinks in amber and clear are discontinued. When they sell out, they will no longer be available.

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Kathleen Plate

created by

Kathleen Plate

location

Georgia

Kathleen Plate's elegant and contemporary recycled glass jewelry has a bit of family history. Plate grew up in Washington and observed the art of cutting and soldering glass by her crafty mother. She still brings those skills to her pieces today.

During the mid 1990s she began making and selling jewelry in her spare time. She did so well that she decided to take her Smart Glass work national, even though it meant putting off her graduate work in American Literature.

Smart Glass pieces are all handmade from bright and bold stained glass, silver solder and sterling silver. Plate believes in simplicity and respect for the earth and the human spirit. All her designs use recycled material, while portions of the proceeds from others will go to support many of Kathleen's favorite non-profit organizations.

Handmade Recycled
Made from
sterling silver, recycled glass bottles
Measurements
Pendant: .5" dia., 1" L
Item ID
18205

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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:
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.

Please note, these items have been discontinued. When they sell out, they will no longer be available.


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      Comments about Reclaimed Bottle Cufflinks:

      I chose these for my son as a birthday gift. They are attractive and have a unique "back story", i.e. recycled beer bottoms. Besides liking the look of the cuff links, my son will enjoy the story of their origin and the fact that they were created by an artist.

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