Jewel of the day: April Higashi Tapered Bangle
April Higashi is a San Francisco-based jewelry designer whose pieces are minimalist in nature but striking in their design. Her bio notes, “April Higashi has been working as a contemporary art jeweler, gallerist and curator in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 20 years. Her pieces are both contemporary and ancient in feel, combining enamel, rose cut stones, natural diamonds and precious metals to create rich color fields, unique textures and unexpected relationships.”
This tapered bangle is made of textured sterling silver set with a single diamond. It sells for USD$260 and is made to order. It’s available from Shibumi Gallery.