27 Jun
The 12th Anniversary Accessory Collection

To mark their 12th anniversary, the Japanese label SWAGGER have collaborated with jewelry and accessory brand Garni to create several skull-themed pieces. The two pendants come in black or tan, and the two heavy rings are either polished or brushed silver. All the pieces also feature SWAGGER’s “SWG” scripted logo. Pick up the ring for […]


8 Jun
Set those fancy fingers on fire

I don’t think this trinket from Monserat De Lucca is actually functional, but it is 100% brass. So that means you can go for the gold, or you can get one of these Brass Lighter Rings for $50 and a book of matches for free. More detail shots of Monserat De Lucca’s Brass Lighter Ring […]


24 May
Designer Sophie Kemp gives a twist to the art of folding paper

Here in Southern California we’re used to seeing people drive around in 600 horsepower exotic luxury cars, dropping four figures at upscale restaurants and buying designer clothes which they’ll only wear once. Basically, we’ve become accustomed to seeing some of the obscenely rich parade their success, their possessions and their money. You may not see […]


11 May
Italian designer Paola Mirai's Cirkuita collection

Italian designer Paola Mirai is doing her best to re-purpose all that tech garbage piling up in her nearby landfill. Cirkuita is a jewelry collection she’s created by taking old gadgets and adding them into her new transparent and light material called orotransparante, upcycling discarded motherboards, chips and obsolete circuitry into rings and bracelets. As […]


14 Apr
A couple pieces of brass... err, key chain, for only $190

For only $190 Maison Martin Margiela has crafted the ultimate Key Chain — surely the most marvelous piece of work the Italians have invented since the Ferrari 250 GT. Since your simple mind probably can’t comprehend a design so intricate, we’ll try to break it down for you: OK, so there’s a ring made of […]


22 Mar
Nick Bertke finally tackles The Lord of the Rings

Another ingenious cinematic-inspired remix from Pogo, this time sourced from The Lord of the Rings trilogy. “Murmurs Of Middle-Earth” is the first LOR track from Pogo (aka Nick Bertke), who’s not exactly choosing hyper-relevant source material here but still delivers another beautiful track. Like the Snow White’s re-edit he did awhile back, all sounds come […]


21 Mar
Finally, a way to really settle a Bride War

If you ever thought the female obsession with engagement rings went too far, then you probably will think that designer Kate Bauman could use a talking to. The 4-finger ring (or should I say “rings”) is made from sterling silver and cubic zirconium, and unlike your fingers, each of the hoops are the same size. […]


28 Feb
The true fellowship of the ring... for long distance lovers

It’s a band of metal, designed by Marina Noronha, with just one missing piece that keeps this circle a puzzle — and hopefully reminds you of someone in your life that may not be around for whatever reason. Perfect for the long distance relationshippers out there. Hey, it may not be a diamond, but one […]