Monday, October 10, 2011

Forks of Fancy and Spoons of Love!

by Katy Green

Forks as bracelets and spoons as rings....who knew!

We did!

At shoptobegreen we value historical pieces converted into wearable works of art.

A historical item like a fork hand made from  recycled, antique silver plated fork transformed into a bracelet is a one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry. Not only is the fork bracelet a conversation starter but it's a perfect keepsake or a gift for a loved one.

Original Heart Design 3 - Silver Fork Bracelet
What could be more romantic than a eco-friendly antique fork bracelet?  An antique silver plated spoon ring!

Did you know that spoon rings were first made in 17th century England as wedding rings by servants who could not afford expensive precious metals. These hard working humble men of meager means showed their commitment and risked their lives (seven year penalty of imprisonment if they were caught)  to fashion spoon rings into wedding rings for their brides to be...for more on this story, click here.

We are proud to carry eco-jewelry pieces that are beautiful, romantic and historical.

Evening Star - Silver Spoon Ring

Eternally Yours Silver Spoon Ring

Eternally Yours Spoon Ring Back View

All jewelry featured is designed by Marchello Art.

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