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Jewelry designer @Hakusi_Kasei recently showed off a Spectrum Cube necklace design that spews a rainbow of colors whenever it’s exposed to light.
Although the timing for a December debut was perfect, the bad news is that it’s not yet commercially available – meaning you’ll have to move it from your Christmas list to your “Dammit, why can’t I have that?” list.
The Solar Spectrum Necklace is jewelry that combines science with fashion—and it’s all for a good cause.
As a symbol of sunlight, we have microprinted the solar spectrum on a translucent disc within a steel and glass locket. When worn, it looks like a silver pendant with a dark interior, matching everything. But when you hold it up to the light, you see a magnificently detailed rainbow with tiny black lines representing the chemical makeup of our sun. The spectrum image used here was created by N.A.Sharp at the Fourier Transform Spectrometer at the McMath-Pierce Solar Facility at the National Solar Observatory on Kitt Peak. Credit and thanks to: NOAO/NSO/Kitt Peak FTS/AURA/NSF. The pendant comes with a steel rounded box link chain or as a keychain. The chain is available in a short length (18 inches) or long length (26 inches).
Plus, 50% of net proceeds from the necklace will be donated to The Trevor Project—a nonprofit working in crisis intervention and suicide prevention for LGBT+ youth.
Check out more pics of the necklace after the break…
When grandma’s jewelry box and dreams of space exploration collide, super sweet embroidered galaxy jewelry is born. Etsy crafter Baobap Handmade hand stitches each planet and shooting star onto these mini black canvases.
The earrings are about 16 mm in diameter while the pendant is 34 mm in diameter and comes with your choice of a gold and black or a simple gold chain. Either order takes 3-4 weeks to complete, as I imagine charting out space onto mini jewelry is a very precise and lengthy undertaking.
Check out some more photos after the break.
Etsy shop HardResols uses recycled computer circuit boards to create unique necklaces based on a variety of fandoms. Each pendant is cut, sanded, polished, and protected in resin by hand.
For computer geeks like me, this is the best way to combining everything I love into jewelry. In this collection, there are symbols from sci-fi and video games like Batman, Star Wars, Star Trek, Super Mario, Assassin’s Creed, and Zelda.
Check them all out after the break.
This faerie wing necklace is so delicate and detailed, it looks like it was ripped right off a woodland sprite. (Please note: no actual faeries were harmed in the making of this necklace)
Etsy shop Under The Ivy has perfected the art of creating very life-like faerie wings into jewelry. Accented with glitter and Swarovski crystals, this necklace would be a treasure with any outfit.
But that’s not all. There’s more fanciful necklaces after the break.
A tiny Polaroid camera necklace would be adorable on its own, but it’s even better as a locket that holds a secret photo. From magical tree trunks to ancient bureaus and crates full of mystery, these lockets by Etsy shop Strangely Yours are full of nostalgia and whimsy. And each design opens in its own unique way to hold secret messages or photos.
Check out all the brilliant treasure chest jewelry after the break.
Etsy shop Little Literature crafts these tiny Harry Potter papers in incredible detail.
In addition to the Daily Prophet, there’s also miniature Quibbler Magazine, Advanced Potion-Making book, and a Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone book.
Check out these adorably tiny books that you can keep close to your fangirl heart after the break.
Etsy seller Lost In Space Jewelry makes a clever necklace that depicts the rotation of the Earth on one side and the phases of the moon on the other. You can even customize the Earth side with a central continent of your choice.
See what it looks like being worn after the break…
Math never looked so gorgeous. Etsy shop The Pendant Garden is a husband and wife team that hand make these ornate fractal necklaces. With over 36 designs to choose from, you’re sure to find one that matches any outfit.
“Your choice of a shiny silver plate or antique bronze setting. This necklace pendant is covered with a smooth crystal clear, domed glass cabochon that protects the exquisite printed art underneath. A truly stunning piece.”
Check out some of the beautiful designs after the break.