Between sunny bars of 18k gold, intricate curling vine patterns are crafted from sterling silver and detailed with a striking combination of finishes. Balinese artisan Ari Gunawan creates these hoop earrings, adorning the ears on sterling saddlebacks clasps.
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.