The local jewelry scene can be a tad overwhelming, what with the sheer number of people plying the trade. Frankly, it's easy to see patterns and trends in local design, with a few of the bigger names setting the tone for dominant shapes and materials.
I was recently introduced to Thorn & Wynn, by Erica Brotzman, and a couple pieces from her current selection stood out to me (click the previous link to see them all), but especially this black magic-y bracelet, which tickles my eternal Stevie Nicks fancy:
Also, I'm a sucker for the blue accents on this rectangular trick on the old hoop earring standard:
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