Kar-Bn designer Kristin Ann Rudge believes the world’s most precious stones and metals belong alongside natural and found elements like beads and leather, bones and shells. This singular vision serves as the guiding philosophy for the jewelry’s Kar-Bn’s glam boho rock DNA.
Glam rock never had it so good. What looks at first like rugged leather reveals itself in fact to be a string of 5mm disc beads sourced from Nigeria and fabricated from recycled vinyl records. At the center: A single black rhodium silver barrel tube bead inlaid with pave-rose cut diamonds and flanked by two diamond roundels.