Anna Calvert Jewellery — Hammered Silver

The Secret Behind Hammered Silver Hoop Earrings

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The Secret Behind Hammered Silver Hoop Earrings

Silver hammered jewellery is one of my trademark looks. Especially my silver hammered hoops. There is something very magical and beautiful about the way the hammered surface captures the light. It reflects so well, even on a dark and rainy day, the surface still manages to reflect the tiniest bit of light, giving the hammered silver hoops an almost bright light effect.     The technique of hammering the silver means that no two pieces are ever exactly the same. All of the silver I use is totally re-purposed so it makes for a very unique piece. I like to...

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A History of Hoop Earrings

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A History of Hoop Earrings

Hoop Earrings never seem to go out of fashion and are a staple of most women’s jewellery boxes. But when did we start wearing hoop earrings and what do they symbolise?

 

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