The Pico Design Silver Cube Drop Earrings are suspended from a wire frame, creating a strong but open design. All sterling silver (including ear wires). Height: 1.5".
Andrea Panico is the founder and Creative Director of Pico Design. An industrial designer who loves both the large scale of architecture and the small scale of jewelry, her designs bring the two together in a collection of modern heirloom jewelry. The name Pico is short for the Italian word Piccolo, meaning little or small. Like Mies Van der Rohe, she believe that "God is in the Details," and that the little things are hugely important in design. No matter how small, all the choices we make are design decisions.
The Sullivan Stock Exchange Black Bead Earrings were inspired by a portion of the painted decoration created in 1893-94 by Louis Sullivan for the Chicago Stock Exchange’s Trading Room. Sullivan designed a multi-colored wall stencil decoration that covered the top portion of the walls and selected areas of the ceiling. The Chicago Stock Exchange building was designed in the Prairie...
The Elmslie Detail Prairie Style Black Enamel Earrings were inspired by the leaded glass windows in the out buildings of Henry B. Babson’s estate. Designed by Purcell and Elmslie, these low red-brown brick buildings are fine examples of the Prairie Style with broad over-hanging gable roofs, terraces and gardens that extend out to the surrounding prairie landscape. Tarnish resistant silver...