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Sterling silver filigree earrings, 'Cycles' (Thailand)

Concentric circles swell outwards, shifting and molding into a strikingly original design. Elaborated from sterling silver, these earrings make a subtle statement for all occasions. Ploy Intha has an unbreakable spirit, battling countless difficulties to fulfill her dream as a silversmith. Intha describes the intricate process: "The silver is stretched into strings with hammers and pliers and cut to the desired lengths. These lengths are then coiled, joined, and solstrings with hammers and pliers and cut to the desired lengths. These lengths are then coiled, joined, and soldered together into the desired shape. The little beads are shaped by hand. The pair is washed into a tamarind solution. It is washed with water, dried, filed, and polished afterwards." read more