NOVICA - Giovanna Larnia

NOVICA - Giovanna Larnia

These could almost be an every day pair. Retail value is $180, can be yours for $98. What makes these truly special is that they are purchased through Novica which supports international jewelry artists who receive the majority of the money. This pair is called "Crescent Moon:"A crescent moon rests in the argent embrace of filigree hoops. Working in fine Andean silver, Giovanna Larnia recreates a classic design with roots in the pre-Inca Tallan culture. Such earrings were worn by members of the nobility during Peru's colonial epoch. About this designer: Giovanna Paola Larnia is a self-taught jewelry designer who has developed her own style based on the pre-Inca Tallanes and Vicus cultures. She has spent most of her time developing new designs, in planning for a future exhibit of her works. Larnia prefers 0.950 rating silver, creating elegant filigree with simple tools.