Calling All Angels
Symbols of strength and guardianship, angels play an important role in the great religions of Judaism, Islam and Christianity. Our new pendant is an ancient Roman coin from the Byzantine era circa 364-378 ad during the reign of Valentinian the Great. Striding forward or caught in mid flight, this angel carries a laurel wreath of victory and heads boldly into the future. On Verso is a portrait head of Valentinian I. This Roman angel is now housed in a handmade Sterling Silver setting and chain. Measurements: 1.5″ tall x 1″ wide; Chain: 20″ long.
The Alluring Amethyst Pendant
With a nod to Art Deco, I sought to create a minimal backdrop that enhanced the beauty of this gemstone. Amethyst the stone of spiritual awareness and awakening includes just a pinch of Citrine (Ametrine for releasing negativity) in a handmade, textured and finished Sterling Silver tab setting and findings. Joining the pair is antique hand cut Austrian glass. Measurements: 1.25″ long x 1.25″ wide; drop: 2″ long; 20″ long chain.
As Above So Below Necklace
Have you every found feather’s or pennies along your path? Some say those are signs from the celestial realm. Our new creation continues the journey of photo etching and Metalsmithing. On the top my photo of angel wings from a statue in Galveston, Texas are etched into a handmade brass and joins a coordinating Sterling Silver arch and bale. This pretty is 1.5″ in diameter and has been sealed to prevent tarnishing The pendant has been sealed to prevent future tarnishing. Measurements: 1.5″ in diameter; 1.75″ tall with bale and 20″ chain.
Luck of the Labradorite to you!
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Our new handmade NanEdwardsCollection necklace is sure to please! Labradorite for transformation and magic is Sterling Silver Set. And adding a touch of sparkle is a mid-century Rhinestone finding, Sterling Silver Chain and clasp. Gemstone is open back to allow the light to capture the subtleties of this gorgeous stone. Measurements: Labradorite set in Sterling Silver measures 1.25 x 75.” Gemstone + Rhinestone finding pendant measures 2″ long. Chain: 20″ long.
The Roman K Coin Necklace
The Romans were known for inventing many things including bound books, newspapers, concrete, and highways systems. They were one of the first societies to place building and portraits on coinage. Our new design is an antique Byzantine letter “K” coin set in a handmade Sterling Silver setting aftfully placed on its side. Adding a little contrast to this to the rough hewn coin is a gold filled Art Deco watch chain link gliding along on Sterling Silver chain and findings. Measurements: pendant: 1.25″ long x .75 at the widest. 20″ long chain.
Swarovski and Selenite Pendant #2
She is a vintage Swarovski Rhinestone mid century finding and joins a Sterling Silver set Selenite (for mental clarity and personal transformation) teardrop pendant on Sterling chain and findings! Measurements: Chain is 20″ long, pendant: 2.5″ long.
Watcha doing today?
On this Thanksgiving Eve! What are you doing today? What brings a smile to your face? What are you thankful for? We are thankful for you, our customers, for our family, health and so many new beginnings this year!
Our new pretty is an early 20th-century Art Nouveau/Art Deco gold-filled watch at a point in American history when we were transitioning from pocket to wrist. She is joined with a Sterling Silver set genuine Turquoise (for healing and wealth) and Pyrite (for protection) on gold filled chain. Measurements: Watch: 1.5″ diameter, Turquoise: 1″ in diameter, chain: 20″ long.
Italy’s Angels and Lion Necklace
Angels! During WWI, the Great War to end all wars, Italy was a US ally. And it was common during this period for famous sculptors to create images for medals, statues and the like. One of my favorite designs is P. Solini’s angel grasping a torch in her right hand, gazing left standing upon a pedestal with lions charging forth into a future filled with great possibilities! This new NEC pretty is joined by vintage etched brass chain, vintage Swarovski Rhinestone finding, Turquoise (for protection and spiritual attunement ) with new brass chain and findings. Measurements: Just shy of 1.75″ tall x 1.5″ wide; 20″ long chain.
Art Nouveau WW I Angel Necklace
Our new NEC pretty is my favorite, a 1918 Art Nouveau Belgian WWI medal, an Angel standing upon the earth. She moves from away from fear (the sword) to love (Laurel wreath) from reaction to interaction. She is joined by vintage Swarovski finding and African Rubies (for Self-Love) on Sterling Chain. Measurements: 20″ long chain.
Moss Agate Victorian Fob Necklace
In the 1670s, Charles II of England altered both men’s fashion and accessories with the introduction of the waistcoat! The vest provided the perfect opportunity for watches to move from pendant to pocket and adding further accessibility/value was the FOB – a strap.
This repurposed Victorian fob now pendant contains my favorite gemstone, Moss Agate (for abundance, prosperity and success). She was set in rose gold and now includes hand made gold and copper chain with pocket watch clip clasp. Measurements: 22″ long chain.
Monet Mother of Pearl Statement Necklace
This statement necklace attempts to capture those feeling of Monet’s waterlily paintings with the pearl (for purity and innocence) set within a hand carved mother of pearl (for heightening sensitivity) repurposed pin and joins Rhinestone 1950s findings and Fluorite gemstones (for intuition) on Sterling Chain and vintage clasp! Measurements: 20″ long chain.
Victorian Banded Agate Necklace
Victorian Cameo and Coral Necklace
Stunning Victorian Amethyst glass Cameo pin has been repurposed and set in a gold filled bezel setting. She joins a delicately carved Coral pin with filigree Sterling Silver setting and gold filled chain and findings. Measurements: 20″ long chain; Pendant: 1.5″ x 1.25.”