Bent Metal

'Square Flare' Earrings

$82.00
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'Square Flare' Necklace

$80.00
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'Stitch Horizon' Necklace

$350.00
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She notes the two definitions for the word “rivet” as inspiration. First, to fasten firmly. Second, to hold attention of the eyes. So too is the purpose of rivets in Bent Metal jewelry twofold. Rivets are not only fasteners; they serve as decorative elements.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e- Oxidized sterling silver and silk\u003cbr\u003e- Chain measures ____\u003cbr\u003e- Pendant, which doubles as a pin, measures ____\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eBent Metal is handcrafted jewelry designed and meticulously realized by Erica Schlueter in Belfast, Maine. 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Crocheted Silk and Silver Bracelet in Purple

$300.00
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Crocheted Silk and Silver Bracelet in Red

$300.00
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Crocheted Silk and Silver Circle Necklace

$85.00
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If cleaning is necessary, hand wash the crochet silk with gentle shampoo (not detergent), rinse well, gently stretch, and air dry.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e- Measures 17\"\u003cbr\u003e-\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003eSilk and o\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003exidized sterling silver\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eBent Metal is handcrafted jewelry designed and meticulously realized by Erica Schlueter in Belfast, Maine. 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Crocheted Silk and Silver Diamond Necklace

$85.00
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Crocheted Silk and Silver Necklace in Green

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Crocheted Silk and Silver Necklace in Yellow

$93.00
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Crocheted Silk and Thin Rectangles Necklace

$75.00
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Crocheted Silk and Tiny Squares Necklace

$90.00
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If cleaning is necessary, hand wash the crochet silk with gentle shampoo (not detergent), rinse well, gently stretch, and air dry.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e- Measures 17\"\u003cbr\u003e-\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003eSilk and o\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003exidized sterling silver\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eBent Metal is handcrafted jewelry designed and meticulously realized by Erica Schlueter in Belfast, Maine. Combining silk embroidery and crochet with precious metals imprinted with woven texture, Erica pays homage to fine needle work and textiles that have been created all over the world and throughout history.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003eAlthough the artist has been producing jewelry for over 10 years, she began her creative journey with the study of textiles and fibers, which was her focus in college and a persistent passion still.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOver the years she has been exploring ways to apply fiber and textile techniques to jewelry, a medium that often has the capacity to reach a wider audience. This modern design composition - pressing textile patterns into metal and wearing the metal - helps connect people to the tradition and enduring energy of woven and stitched fabrics. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAll Bent Metal pieces are made in Erica’s home studio, a small room with large windows. In the fields around her house, she has begun to cultivate flax. With its thirty-thousand year history of human use and notable role in New England’s textile tradition, flax moves Erica closer to her admirable goal of one hundred percent local sourcing.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFrom the artist: “For what I do, I prefer the word craftsperson over maker or creator because I don’t think I create something new. I have always loved exploring the weave patterns of textiles. I try to take the traditional patterns, textures, and techniques and apply them to jewelry.”\u003c\/p\u003e"}

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