If you are looking for exquisite glass jewellery, Glass of Venice some unique pieces in of a varying number of jewellery. You can find jewellery such as pendants, necklaces, earrings, rings, cufflinks, watches and so forth. The hundreds of products Glass of Venice sells are the age old creations of Venetian craftsmen which are suited for modern fashion needs. These glass jewellery pieces are crafted with nineteenth century elegance that have not only stood the test of tie but also evolved into fashion pieces that are available at affordable prices.
Murano, Italy has been a glass maker’s paradise since the 11th century. This tiny Venetian Island is the home of a glassmaking industry which still churns out beautifully crafted jewellery as is evident in the fact that Glass of Venice still successfully sells items from the Island and makes them available to customers around the world. Most notable of the pieces of jewellery available in the Murano glass jewellery collection are the Millefiori pendants.
The Millefiori pendants are famous the world over because they are handcrafted pieces giving each piece a unique character. These timeless and elegant pieces attest to the artistic nature of glasswork from Murano, Italy crafted with a skill that has developed for two centuries. These pendants range from $17 to $35 and come in an array of designs and sizes to choose from. For instance, there are gold plated 23mm pendants with designs of small blue plain glass. There is also one made with mix of colours and flowers. These ones have either dark blue, light blue or white flowered glass or burghundy, red or lime green dots made in a centrifugal design.
There are also the slightly larger pendants of a 32m gold plated frame for $34.95. There are also several designs of these pendants from Murano Italy. The designs in these are the dark gray glass designs, multicoloured glass designs with festive elegant yet distinguishable designs. In fact millefori means a thousand flowers in Italian and this is in actual fact the trademark of Glass of Venice designs. The smallest pendant sits on an 8mm frame which is 24 karat gold plated silver sterling, with equally beautiful flower designs and retailing at $17.95.
The designs of the numerous other glass jewellery from Glass of Venice are just as beautiful and they can be ordered online. Although the prices are relatively low, they are of the utmost value in so far as the history of glass making in Murano, Italy is concerned, making the valuable as well as beautiful jewellery to own or buy as a gift.
The watches, rings, cufflinks and earrings are made with the same artistic designs as the pendants, of intricate flower designs. There are new pieces in from Murano, Italy every three to four weeks and although you can usually get a similar piece on a subsequent shipment, the unique nature of these hand crafted designs means that they may vary slightly, but remain as elegant as the exact glass jewellery you may have had your eye on.
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