NOVICA .925 Sterling Silver Collar Necklace, 17.5″, ‘Queen’s Collar’

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About this item: This spectacular necklace by Piraporn of Thailand features a finely woven pattern of sterling silver links with a high polish finish. Two layers fall gracefully together into a shape reminiscent of a blouse's collar. This handcrafted necklace makes an unmistakable statement of style and elegance.

About our Artist: 'I'm Piraporn Anupongpipat, a descendant of the Mien tribe, which migrated to Thailand from China over a century ago. My parents and I work in silver, which is a traditional Mien tribal art form. My sister and I have a style of our own. We connect tiny silver hoops to form four different kinds of mesh. We then transform the mesh into jewelry – from small earrings to larger pieces like necklaces or a sheet large enough to cover a shoulder. I enjoy using small loops because I like thinking about the shape of a basic circle when I put together many different shapes. The process requires a lot of concentration and dexterity to connect the loops one-by-one. If one is connected incorrectly at a single point, it deforms the whole shape.'…