Currently browsing tag

Colors

Pink Coral Cinnabar Necklace

Jewelry Must-Have: A Gem-Drenched Necklace

… jewelry box in four simple steps: Choose the Colors. With gemstones, it’s always best to start your search by thinking about the color that you want. Start by considering what you’re planning to pair with your necklace. Are you looking for something that will go with just about anything? A piece in black like our Freshwater Pearl Onyx Necklace or in white like our Abalone and Clear Quartz Necklace is a great choice. If you’re looking for a necklace to add color to pieces, …

Corrugated Copper Bangle Bracelet

9 Date Night Jewelry Pieces

… other Colors as well to match your favorite dresses and tops. Chased Nu Gold Chandelier Earrings – The Chased Nu Gold Chandelier Earrings exude elegance and will have you looking chic and sophisticated on your date. The size and shape lets these earrings work with an up-do, a half-up look or hair worn completely down. 14K Hammered Gold Earrings with Blue Topaz – The 14K Hammered Gold Earrings with Blue Topaz will catch his eye with a touch of color and are a lovely match for …

Fold Formed Apple Green Copper Leaf Earrings

Copper Jewelry with Color: 6 Beautiful Patinated Pieces

Colorful earrings can put a whole new look on an ensemble, adding interest to simple, solid-colored pieces or bringing out hues in outfits that combine multiple Colors. Many women wear gemstone earrings to get that pop of color, but if you don’t want to add sparkle to your outfit, these looks just aren’t right. Patinated copper earrings are the perfect alternative to gemstone jewelry, as they have a matte, earthy look yet are still colorful. Unlike painted metal jewelry, patinated …

14K Gold-Filled Leaf Earrings

Jewelry Looks that Celebrate Fall

With the arrival of fall, the natural world is being transformed in an array of Colors. When you think of the season, the beautiful foliage found throughout many parts of the country come to mind, and those leaves serve as inspiration for John S. Brana. As a result, our jewelry collection features a lovely assortment of leaf earrings that are fashionable all year round but especially suitable for wear during the autumn season. Here is a look at some of our many styles: 14K Gold-Filled Leaf …

African Opal Necklace

Exquisite Opals: October Birthstone Jewelry

The opal is one of the most unique gemstones in the world due to the unique way that light reflects off of its surface. An opal can show off a rainbow of Colors as it shimmers in the light, and this makes it one of the most intriguing gemstones for use in fine jewelry. In the classic birthstone tradition, the opal is the gemstone for October, and opal jewelry is a very popular gift for ladies born during this month of the year. If you’re shopping for October birthstone jewelry, the John S. …

Scalloped Peridot Wire Wrapped Tear Drop Earrings

Casual Jewelry Looks for Your Labor Day

… Drop Earrings – Peridot is the traditional stone for the month of September, so why not wear the Scalloped Peridot Wire Wrapped Tear Drop Earrings to your Labor Day get-together? The size and warm Colors of these earrings are perfect for saying goodbye to the summer season. Plus, you’ll be able to wear them again and again due to their versatile design. Copper Rutilated Quartz Cocktail Ring – Ring in the autumn season with the Copper Rutilated Quartz Cocktail Ring, which has …

Orange Anodized Aluminum Lily Pad Earrings

This Summer’s Hottest Colors in Jewelry

… bracelets in the trendy Colors for Summer 2015. Shop our gemstone and metal jewelry collections now to find more fashionable looks for this season. Recommended ReadingHandmade Designer Jewelry BlogThe Best 7 Bracelets for Her 7th Anniversary GiftTop 6 Bangle Bracelets for LayeringHandmade Jewelry by John S Brana …

Lepidochrosite Bronze Ring

5 Unique Gemstones You Need to Discover

… world’s opals, but the Down Under nation wasn’t always considered the leader in opal mining. African opals were once highly prized, and today, the legendary African Queen is still a beautiful choice for jewelry designs. African opals come in a variety of Colors, and you can see some of their beautiful details in pieces like our Copper Tree Branch Ring with African Opal and our African Opal Necklace. Apatite – Apatite is a semiprecious gemstone that comes in a variety of …

Chased Nu Gold Anticlastic Bangle Bracelet by John S Brana Handmade Jewelry

Top 7 Fall 2014 Jewelry Looks for Seductive Sparkle and Shine

… Sterling Silver Cuff Careful folds in the Corrugated Sterling Silver Cuff make this piece very sleek. The ribs also cast shadows along the design, which makes the shiny regions of the bracelet even more eye catching. 5. 18.5 ct Cushion Cut Mystic Quartz Sterling Silver Cocktail Ring A magnificent 18.5-carat mystic quartz gemstone makes the 18.5 ct Cushion Cut Mystic Quartz Sterling Silver Cocktail Ring a very sparkly piece. The incredible play of purple, pink and blue Colors that you’ll …

Hand-Hammered Aluminum Scarf Ring

Choosing and Using a Scarf Ring

… keep a scarf in place without any need to knot or tie it. The scarf ring adds a decorative element to the scarf, making it something like a cloth pendant necklace with a metal embellishment. There are many different styles of scarf rings, but the easiest type to use is a simple circle with a central opening and a bar running along its back. Things to Consider When Choosing a Scarf Ring 1. Color – What Colors are the scarves in your accessories collection? Will they be better complemented …