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Tree of Life

A sacred symbol of vitality, 'Tree of Life' inspired this design. The long-cherished desire for immortality is instilled in this piece. Three branches strech out from this ring band towad the sky. One branch has a gem to show the infinitely ‘regenerated vitality,’ the other branch has a pearl to symbolize a ‘fruit of wisdom’ and the third branch reify an ‘eye of wisdom’ through which people perceive the world. Gems different in shape and color were set at the tip of each branch and the combination of different gems represents the complexity and diversity of life.

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Faid

FAID collection is inspired from the list of the endangered animals due to illegal hunting or habitat loss. The trigonometric design refers to a digital format that will accompany us, as a memory in the near future after the extinction of the last populations. The jewelry are 3D printed since it is impossible to be made by hand with such precision in this size, while suggesting the use of technology to protect and restore the environment. The collection's animals are: Sumatran Tiger, Javan Rhino, Western Lowland Gorilla, Saola the Asian Unicorn and Giant Panda. FAID-Five Animals In Danger

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The power of charm

People usually use different flowers to describe each age of women’s beauties, however, Han uses an animal-fish to illustrate a woman's beauty. Han thinks fishes are smart, brave, and lifeful; many of them have colorful pattern. Owing to believing that fascination is showed from inside to outside, Han try using color gems on fishtail part to transform both charming and attractive ideas, thus this brooch comes up. The brooch is made of 14K White Gold and 14K Yellow Gold, July 2014, Taiwan.

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Colorfall

Inspired by women’s shawl, elegant forms and colors of peacock, Colorfall tries to make the impression of beauty, dignity and pride as well as fluidity and free style of shawl. Emphasized by the shape of peacock feather in the front with the stunning heart shaped gemstone functioning as the core of the design, the design is then completed by precise deformation of curves and swirls matching a selection of colored gemstones cascading at the backside which made this piece uniquely playful and amazing.

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Uncontrollable Nature Set

Inspired by the unique complexity and irregularity of the natural environment, this collection explores how the uncontrollability of nature can be expressed through a variety of manmade, controlled processes. These forms are then features within pieces as miniature sculptures, demonstrating the complex and diversity of nature.

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Talismanic Shirt

This necklace, was inspired by Talismanic Shirts used by Ottoman Sultans to heal and protect themselves, is prepared with the modern interpretation of motives and charms that were carefully decorated on shirts, gems and spears to protect and heal the Ottoman Sultans; in the ruby color of power and might, and with the symbol of eternity. Necklace is made of 14K gold, diamonds and ruby, with used red silk fabric, which was also used for original shirts, between two glasses at center. It is hundred percent handmade and it manufactured by craftsman in Grand Bazaar.

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