A Artisan jewelry is a new and thriving trend in fashion. Lots of famous designers are seeking their inspirations at the local Indie markets and from talented craftsmen. Since I started to promote Art to Wear, I received many questions about How to Wear Artisan Jewelry. We girls, often find ourselves buying something, bringing it home – even with the admiration – we’re not wearing that particular piece, simply because in our mind artisan jewelry needs some sort of special outfit.
In this series of articles, I will show you how simple and stress free it is to incorporate your artisan jewelry into your wardrobe.
Today, let’s talk about a popular statement piece, like Sliced Agate. The good news is it’s one of those timeless and organic pieces you can wear season after season. There are a variety of colors and shapes. You can’t go wrong with it, and since it was hand sliced from the stone, your piece will be truly OOAK (one of a kind).
Because of the silky, smooth surface and beautiful colors: the gradients of color from dark on the outer rim to a lighter tone towards the center, sometimes with a crystalline center, it will look gorgeous on silk, linen and combination of silk and wool. These fabrics will complement your piece.
Here I’ve chosen my silk dress as a canvas for this organic piece and added silk scarf in nice burgundy color.
I am also a bit obsessed with white blouses. I won’t tell you how many I have; BUT a white blouse is a must-have in your wardrobe. And if you own a piece of artisan jewelry, there is no better match. What I love most about Artisan Jewelry is it brings any everyday casual outfit to life, as well as can be worn as a statement piece to the most glamorous event.
As color goes – here are three simple tips: