Sue Gregor - Blue Skeleton Leaf Faceted Long Drop Earrings

Blue Skeleton Leaf Faceted Long Drop Earrings

£48.00

These handmade, designer, perspex & sterling silver earrings are made using the actual leaves from a rubber plant. My unusual plant jewellery is created by collecting, drying and pressing the individual leaves. The acrylic is heated and the leaves are pressed into its surface. I then use them like a stencil to apply the colours. The leaves are peeled off to reveal the unique, colourful design. This is a method of dying and embossing plastic jewelry I developed myself. I call it 'Fossilised Plastic' due to the fine detail that's possible to capture on the embossed surface - so they are similar to fossils.

I choose quite ordinary plants and weeds to create my floral art jewellery designs. The edges are faceted and hand polished. These botanical statement earrings evoke both a contemporary and a vintage feel, appealing to friends, mums and colleagues alike. I hope that the wearer will not only enjoy them as jewellery but also review their appreciation of the natural world. British fashion - grown and handmade in the UK.

65mm (H) x 12mm (W) x 5mm (D) (90mm total drop)

Sterling Silver and Recycled Acrylic

Made from 100% recycled and recyclable plastic acrylic, which is free from volatile organic compounds and hydrofluorocarbon and so more environmentally friendly.

HANDMADE IN UK - SHIPPED TO ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD

  • FREE Delivery within 2 to 3 working days on all orders in the UK.
  • UK Next working Day £4.00
  • International delivery only £4.00
  • Full refund on all returns in 14 days.
  • Cuff Size
  • Packed in gift box ready for giving

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