Classic hoops are an everyday favorite. Each pair is handmade from 14k gold filled wire and measures approximately 1 in wide. They have hammered edges and hook and eye closures.
Details: Recycled metal, milled in the United States. All items are fabricated by hand at our studio in southern California; small variations as well as possible visible solder seams are to be expected and are part of the handmade aesthetic. Lead-free and nickel-free.
Artisan Jewelry Raegen is the sole designer and maker behind this small collection of handmade, modern basics. She studied metal arts, along with printmaking and painting, at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston. After graduating, she moved to Sydney, Australia to attend graduate school at the College of Fine Arts and worked in museum administration at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney and The J. Paul Getty Trust in Los Angeles. She launched this capsule collection in 2016 to offer graceful, modern classics for women with a quiet sense of style and a commitment to sustainable materials.
Sustainable Practices We are proud to offer jewelry made from recycled sterling silver, gold fill, jeweler's brass, and solid gold. The metals are processed and milled in the US by a facility committed to sustainable practices and are lead-free and nickel-free. All items are fabricated by hand at our studio in southern California. Stones used in the pieces are either American-mined, lab-grown, or certified conflict-free stones. And finally, the pieces are minimalist, timeless designs that can be worn for years.