Unique jewelry from upcycled rubber
Want an eco-friendly necklace that will match your upcycled rubber purse -- and do double duty as a whip? My Sister's Art's got your green leather alternative.
Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 01:50 PM
Photo: Margaret Nowak Dobos/My Sister's Art
Crafted by Gulf Coast resident Kathleen Nowak Tucci, these eco-friendly rubbery accessories are perfect for green business networking and eco-fetish fests alike! Pieces range from simple black decorative flowers to twirly feather duster earrings to to elaborate, chandelier-like necklaces.
Browse the dramatic designs on My Sister’s Art’s website — then find a retailer near you
to buy a rubber jewelry of your own. I actually discovered My Sister’s Art at Santa Monica Museum of Art
‘s store GRACIE
, which carries a surprisingly large variety of Kathleen’s pieces. Stop by to try on the simply whimsical Katharine Earrings
($40) — or the could-double-as-a-rubber-whip Genevieve Tassle Puff Necklace
($225). Gracie’s online store also offers a few My Sister’s Art pieces for those who don't live in the Los Angeles area.
Top two photos by Margaret Nowak Dobos/My Sister's Art; bottom photo by Siel
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