Necklaces

Variance Objects

Australian Opal Pendant Necklace

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$408.00

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one-of-a-kind item: ( OOAK )
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Australian Opal Pendant Necklace
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Exuding an earthy elegance and talismanic sophistication, this one-of-a-kind Variance Objects necklace is all about the natural beauty of the stone. The angular slice of Australian opal is polished smooth to reveal a brushstroke interior of electric blue and insect green iridescence. It is framed by a hand-fabricated setting of 14K rose gold and 18K yellow gold and hangs from the base of a 14K yellow gold chain. Quiet yet powerful, this necklace is sure to become your signature piece.

total length : 16" : 14K yellow gold
australian opal : 10mm x 6mm
14K rose gold and 18K yellow gold claw prong setting
14K yellow gold spring ring clasp closure

total length : 16" : 14K yellow gold
australian opal : 10mm x 6mm
14K rose gold and 18K yellow gold claw prong setting
14K yellow gold spring ring clasp closure


SANTA CRUZ, CA - Nicole Rimedio creates jewelry that highlights the natural beauty of raw materials. Her jewelry shows the earth, fire, and hand that it came from.  While she received her BA in Architecture and Urbanism from Smith College, and her master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from UC Berkeley, making jewelry has always been her path. Nicole founded Variance in 2013 with her partner Scott.  Scott manages operations and Nicole is the artist. They both have a passion for gemstones and together they source fine gem specimens and rough rock from gem collectors and small scale miners.