LAEM store: Eco-extraordinaire jewelry by Upper Metal Class

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Friday 9 March 2012

Minimalist cool meets urban grunge. This is Upper Metal Class, fine metal jewelry inspired by architecture, construction, math and science. Upper Metal Class already scored major points with their chic every-day friendly line, but there’s a major bonus to the brand: they are uber-environmentally conscious, constructing all goods from recycled metal in a wind-powered studio. […]

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Alkemie Jewelry

Katriane Hill Reader Find

By Katriane Hill in New Eco on Thursday 5 February 2009

Alkemie Jewelry, the brainchild of husband-and-wife team Ashley Lowengrub and Dara Gerson, is a Los-Angeles based company who make socially responsible pieces of jewelry. Their entire collection is made from 100 percent recast metal in the USA. When leather is used, Alkemie obtains the leather from cattle ranches that uses all of the animal, and […]

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