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Chainmail Jewelry

Chainmail Jewelry – From Casual to Formal Wear For a range of elegant designs that are both sophisticated and relaxed, you cannot go past the chainmail jewelry that is currently being retailed by first class jewelers around the globe. Unlike most other styles, these accessories are created to be worn everywhere from a formal restaurant to a countryside vineyard. As one of the most versatile types of jewelry, they are very handy to have in any collection. And, when you consider the fact …

Sterling Silver Amazonite and Serpentine Chain Mail Necklaces

John S Brana – Handmade Designer Jewelry – Accessorizes Photo Shoot by San Francisco Photographer Rachel Schwarz

Model: Ellen Hancock of City Model/ San Francisco www.ellenhancock.com Make-Up Artist: Tamra Marie of Look Artist Agency/ San Francisco www.tamra-marie.com/ Hair Stylist: Preston Nesbit www.prestonnesbit.com/ Jewelry by John S. Brana www.johnsbrana.com Mesh Body Suit & Leather & Mesh Vest by Chelsea Cutrell Recommended ReadingHandmade Designer Jewelry BlogJohn S Brana Handmade Jewelry Takes Third Place for Best Fine Jewelry – Bay Area A-List25% Off Valentine’s Day Sale on …

Handmade Fine Jewelry

Elegant Handmade Jewelry Handmade fine jewelry is an excellent gift choice for both men and women for practically any occasion. Rather than purchasing a piece of jewelry that has been mass produced by machine, a piece of jewelry made by hand offers an extra element of elegance and a personal touch. Handmade Jewelry – Higher Quality Than Production Jewelry Handmade fine jewelry is available from many artisans specializing in the craft. Jewelers who make each of their pieces by hand still …

Enjoy Beaded Gemstone Jewelry Every Day

… the face of the earth.The rarer gemstones – diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires – are considered to be precious stones because of their rarity. Semi-precious stones include those which are usually found in lower-priced jewelry, such as Serpentine, peridot, and amazonite. Although these stones are often less expensive, that does not suggest that they’re in any way inferior in quality to traditional precious stones. As a matter of fact, many quality jewelers will combine …

John S. Brana accessorizes upcoming Spring 09 Collection by theSutra

… Anamika wears Hammered Silver Earrings from the SoMa Collection Anamika wears Jellyfish Earrings from the Sea Cliff Collection Anamika wears Sterling Silver Grape Earrings set with Serpentine from the Sonoma Collection and a Large Green Gold Quartz Hammered Sterling Silver Ring from the SoMa Collection Credits Cowel Neck Halter by theSutra Sheer Sequence Tunic by theSutra Ruffle Blouse by theSutra Drawstring Crop Blouse by theSutra Layered Maxi Dress by theSutra Photography: Brett Ferguson …

A New Addition to the Sonoma Jewelry Collection – Merlot

I just finished working on this complete set of handcrafted 14K Gold Filled Chainmail featuring three sizes of Garnets. This set, along with individual sets in Amber, Amethyst, Pearls, and Serpentine can be found on my portfolio site under the Sonoma CollectionHere are some interesting factoids on Garnets: Color: Red, Pink, Green, Orange, Yellow, Brown, Black Birthstone: January (Modern & Traditional), May (Alternate) Anniversary: 2nd, 6th (Alternate) Occurrence: Worldwide Rarity: Common …