Reimagined Components:Vintage sterling silver and onyx pendant, ring and bone crown bead strung on 25" black leather.
1888's Take: "Allow the unexpected to be a part of the creative process. Some call this experiencing a happy accident. I would say that this concept doesn't get nearly enough respect be it that when I analyze the comings and goings of experiences and people in any given day...I have planned very little of it...rather It happens and I choose my reaction to it...while of course attempting to run my life in a way that I would want to live it...but there are aspects of living that simply arrive and most of them would seem to be happy accidents of the highest quality."
A powerful warrior stone, Onyx helps stomp out negative thought patterns stemming from the most debilitating and toxic emotion of them all – fear. Include Onyx in your gem collection and always know that whatever happens, this powerful root chakra stone always has your back.
~Claws, Teeth, Bones~
The claws, teeth, and bones of wild animals have historically been worn as symbols of prowess & social standing. Deep admiration was given to those who could kill the most fearsome of beasts. It's no longer a necessity for most of us to hunt for our survival, so the wearing of claws, teeth, & bones has become symbolic of overcoming great obstacles despite our fears, and connecting with our inner animal as we charge forth the evolution of the spirit.
~Circle / Ring~
A symbol of the never-ending, eternal & connectedness between all things.
After each artifact or specimen has been discovered it is sent through a careful restoration process before being used in a design. If a particularly unique patina is found to add design value to an artifact, it's preserved & sealed to ensure its longevity & protection.