techniques from the 1700 and 1800's this
is fashioned from a lock of your
one's hair into the design of the client's choice. The
done on a piece of mother-of-pearl and then
into a solid sterling silver pendant with a glass domed
The pendants have the versatility of being worn as either a
or a brooch. They feature both a pin with a safety
and a loop for a chain on the back. These solid sterling pendants
can also be ordered with a 24k gold vermeil finish. All my
pieces are signed pieces. My initials as the artist are engraved
into the pendant itself on the bail where it will not interfere with or
be confused with engraving placed on the pendant by the client.
Jewelry" was made as mourning jewelry,
jewelry and as a gift of love during Victorian times and before,
were no pictures to look upon and remember a loved
with. Hair jewelry makes a unique and
gift to a loved one even in
Hair jewelry is made and given with love.
is made using the "cutwork" or "palette work" technique, and results in
a pendant of "wearable art". Very little hair is needed, a
small lock is sufficient to make any of the styles shown,
custom designs can be done to your specifications upon request.
Not all hair is compatible for every design, please e-mail with any