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Handmade Sterling Silver Jewelry
The items shown above are a few examples of our handmade sterling silver jewelry!
Sterling silver jewelry is incredibly popular for many reasons. It
is not only affordable, but
when cared for and properly
maintained, it is known for its beauty and long term durability.
earrings and decorative adornments have been a popular status symbol
since the dawn of recorded history. Royals, rulers, wealthy
elitists, and various other
authority figures were privileged to own
and wear these finely crafted pieces, and they
became desirable as a
result. In current times sterling silver jewelry continues to be
valuable, but now it is much more accessible to the average person -
not just for the elite.
Jewelers love to work with silver.
This metal is a highly desirable material to work with
because it is
malleable, ductile and easy to manipulate with basic hand tools.
Artists prefer the ease with which this metal can be used
to fabricate unique items.
Even small scale artisans can cast
silver with the lost wax process to
or even thousands of pieces in their designs to
create lines for wholesale clients.
Some of the most aesthetically pleasing and popular jewelry designs
have been created out of silver
simply because it is such a versatile metal.
People choose to purchase handmade silver jewelry for
of reasons. Some individuals simply
craftsmanship and artistic talent it takes to create jewelry.
Many people buy handmade
silver jewelry because they
prefer to wear one-of-a-kind fashions for a unique look.
beautiful pendant, a necklace, a fashionable pair of
a gemstone ring is made from scratch with patience and
craftsmanship by hand, no two pieces can ever be exactly alike.
Mass manufactured jewelry is still the mainstay of the industry,
but handcrafted jewelry has certainly earned its place in the
fashion world. All varieties of jewelry made by hand have become
more popular in recent years. Handcrafted silver jewelry stands
out because of its intrinsic value and lasting beauty through
fashion conscious people who are looking to expand their taste
in jewelry and find
something unique that makes them stand
out from the crowd, handmade silver jewelry
is without any
doubt one of the best ways to augment or add to their
Exactly what is Handmade Silver Jewelry?
Handmade silver jewelry is individually made one
at a time by the human hand. Actually, artisan jewelry
oldest type of jewelry known; it pre-dates civilization.
Our ancient ancestors fashioned and wore simple, primative
jewelry of their own making going back to our “caveman”
Interestingly enough, contemporary handmade jewelry has
the same decorative purpose today that it did those tens
thousands of years ago when early humans walked the
Today, handmade silver jewelry is fashioned in small
garages and home studios all over the world.
may not have the machined perfection of manufactured
jewelry, but it does
have its own one of a kind style,
grace and beauty that cannot be matched.
don't want to wear the exact same
cookie cutter fashions
"everyone else" is wearing.
Popular styles do have their
However, for millions of people handmade jewelry completes
their ensemble, presenting a unique take on
their own fashion sense and style.
Why Should I Choose to Buy and Wear Handcrafted Silver
There are certainly several reasons why you
should choose to wear
handmade jewelry, especially items
made of precious metals like silver.
Some buy bracelets,
pendants and other fashionable pieces
to add to their
collection simply because of the
intrinsic value of the precious metal.
But there are of
course many other factors that influence the choices
First, there is the individuality
factor: Simply stated, there are no
two pieces of
handmade jewelry that are made in quite the same way.
This means that the jewelry made by hand in your
collection is yours alone.
Even if an artisan jeweler
tries to make copies of their
work, it is virtually
impossible to recreate the same piece in exactly
same way twice. There are too many variables to control.
For people who want to develop their own individual
style, having a bracelet, ring, earrings,
chain that no one else can buy helps them to feel
confident and quite special.
When buying fashion accessories, another thing to consider is the value factor:
In general, handmade silver jewelry is more valuable
commercially made cousin. If it is well made,
it can be worn for a
lifetime and then it can be handed down,
becoming an heirloom.
Silver does not corrode away over
time; there are collections in museums
pieces on display that were made many centuries ago.
For some people, handmade jewelry is an investment
as it is a personal decoration. If the artist
who crafted the jewelry
becomes famous for their
creations, every item that artisan jeweler
including the pieces you own - will increase in value.
Let's be totally honest
here - when shopping for jewelry, the style factor is huge:
Jewelry that is handmade creates its own fashion. It can
a trendsetter. Quite often it will catch the eye of
who will be inspired to create their own
version of a hot style
when a new type, shape or form is
A few words about our Custom Made Sterling Silver Jewelry
Custom made silver jewelry is
handmade, with one big difference -
jewelry will set you apart while wearing it at parties,
and more. For those who want to
define their own fashion sense, custom made
silver jewelry like the lapis pendant shown below is a
great choice. This
beautiful pendant was made
by us for a customer who bought the stone at a gem show.
There is a lot to be said about custom made, artisan
or handmade silver jewelry.
fashions offer a unique style that is unlike anything
else in the world.
A really interesting thought - while this type of jewelry is considered trendy and
It is created
just for you! It may be a custom size, or be set with a
favorite gemstone, it may be created from a customer's
it might be personalized by engraving,
etching or adding block letters.
“latest thing”, it is really the “oldest thing” in
jewelry. It has its roots in the
past when jewelry
was fashion worn by those who created it.
Today you can
take a bit of that spirit by purchasing beautiful handmade
sterling silver jewelry to add to your own collection
and by wearing it daily.
This amethyst was purchased on TV by a customer. We made
a setting for it!
All the jewelry shown on this page was handmade by us
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reproduced without written permission.
It is worth mentioning that while our focus is on handcrafted silver jewelry,
we also sell standard size, ready to wear Italian silver chains,
silver anklets, popular silver charms and fashionable sterling
Our traditional wedding rings are very popular. We offer a great variety of hoop
You'll find sentimental gifts like sterling silver lockets.
Take a look at our awesome
gemstone jewelry, our classic bali jewelry
selection, our celtic designs and a
selection of marcasite jewelry, including rings, earrings and pins!