December 2, 2021

Wear a Piece of Outer Space Around Your Neck With These Meteorite Necklaces

Wish you could give someone a gift that's as special as a shooting star? Well, the artists behind Yugen Handmade have created a line of space jewelry that comes pretty close. Their unique pendant necklaces feature real remnants of Campo del Cielo meteorite. The Stardust Vial Specimen Necklace, for instance, includes a petite curved tube, inside of which is black dust from a meteorite.

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July 27, 2021

27 Pieces of Polymer Clay Jewelry That Are Tiny Wearable Sculptures

Fashion is one of the easiest ways to express who you are. From quirky scarves to artsy socks, there are a lot of opportunities to customize your wardrobe—and we can’t forget jewelry! Depending on the materials, however, these accessories can break the bank. But thanks to jewelry made from polymer clay, you can wear stylish creations that are at an affordable price point. So, what is polymer clay?

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July 19, 2021

Upcycling Artist Turns Broken Glass Bottles Into Dazzling “Gemstone” Rings

Diamonds and other gemstones might be beautiful, but the mining industry is harmful to the environment. Additionally, around 25% of diamonds sold today are “blood diamonds,” meaning they are sourced from slavery and conflict. However, one artist in China is creating an alternative product that allows you to wear some sparkle, guilt-free. They’re creating colorful gemstones from broken glass bottles.

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