One of my favorite things to hunt for at antique shops and flea markets is for myself is estate jewelry, and this year I’m expanding into that for the shop. Some of the things I look for in vintage or estate jewelry are the same as new – semiprecious stones and marked metals like sterling […]
Cloisonné is art of applying colored glass to a surface, in this case brass. The colors are separated by a fine brass filigree, and this particular piece features some beautiful blending/gradients of the enamel within flowers and leaves. The art is even more impressive in smaller pieces bc of the precision it takes to make the design on a smaller scale.