Kathleen Plate's smooth, geometric cuts of translucent glass possess rich jewel-toned hues symbolizing the 12 months. A contemporary answer to the classic birthstone, each bold piece provides a subtle nod to your birth month by adding a dramatic splash of color to your décolletage.
"I want my work to inspire people to see the things we take for granted differently, to be catalysts for conversations with strangers about how their jewelry is actually made from recycled bottles," says the English Ph.D.-turned-jeweler. Handmade of recycled glass and sterling silver in Georgia.
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January: recycled stained glass windows
February: purple sake bottles
March: aqua sake bottles
April: clear beer or wine bottles
May: red wine bottles
June: cosmetic jars
July: scraps from stained glass windows
August: green beer or sparkling water bottles
September: blue vodka or water bottles
October: soda bottle
November: amber beer bottles
December: blue sake bottles
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