Announcement Earrings, necklaces, and bracelets handmade with sterling silver, brass, gemstones, pearls, Swarovski Elements, Czech glass, and leather. Statement, classic, and vintage-inspired designs to evoke beauty and confidence.
Earrings, necklaces, and bracelets handmade with sterling silver, brass, gemstones, pearls, Swarovski Elements, Czech glass, and leather. Statement, classic, and vintage-inspired designs to evoke beauty and confidence.
emilysnelson on May 21, 2016
Beautiful stones! Just what I was looking for.
cathy on Apr 2, 2016
Really nice necklace and was shipped very quickly
tedikaye on Aug 21, 2015
Bought a few for my bridesmaids. Simple but beautiful!
I designed my first collection of jewelry as an elementary schooler. Thankfully, I’ve progressed beyond the pennies and a glue gun phase. ;-) After several years of experimenting, including repurposing vintage pieces and making simple charm bracelets, my fascination with jewelry grew even more while working at a major retail jewelry store. I learned a little about gemstones and watched the jeweler repair and alter pieces. From there, I began beading and learning wire-wrapping techniques; Kallos Designs is the result of my continued interest.
My creations reflect my own taste in jewelry. You will find statement and event adornments; classic styles that can be dressed up or down; vintage-inspired creations; and the occasional whimsical, southwest, boho, or modern piece. Favorite materials include sterling silver or brass and a variety of gemstones, fresh water pearls, Swarovski Elements, Czech glass, silk, and leather.
Thanks for stopping by. I hope you find something that evokes beauty and confidence for you.
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Accepted payment methods
- Accepts Etsy gift cards
Items ship to the address you have provided Etsy.
Shipping discounts are applied when multiple items are purchased; the discount will be reflected in the shopping cart. Note that the discount only applies to items shipped in the same package, to the same address.
Shipments mail via USPS First Class. Domestic orders include Delivery Confirmation, which means you can check the shipping status online.
Shipments mail via USPS First Class International. International buyers are responsible for any duties and customs charges that may be incurred. I recommend checking with your government/ postal service before buying.
Refunds and Exchanges
I want you to love your purchase! If you are unhappy with an item for any reason, contact me within 30 days of receiving it, and we will resolve the concern together through a return or exchange. In the event of a return/ exchange, the buyer is responsible for the postage and securely returning the item.
DAMAGES/ MISSING ITEMS
If your purchase is damaged or lost in the mail, contact me. I will follow up with my local Post Office for you. If necessary, I will replace the item or refund the purchase amount if the item cannot be remade.
Additional policies and FAQs
Most of my jewelry is made with sterling silver. Sterling silver is 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% other metals, usually copper. Individuals with copper allergies may experience skin discoloration or a reaction.
I work in a smoke-free home. I do have a curious Jack Russell who occasionally watches me create. :) In general, she stays away from supplies and completed designs though.
JEWELRY CARE RECOMMENDATIONS
If you have purchased an item with sterling silver, I suggest storing the piece when not wearing it. Keeping it in the open air will cause it to tarnish quickly, especially if you live in locations with higher levels of humidity. Something as simple as a ziplock bag in your jewelry box can work great. Rubbing a soft 100% cotton cloth over the metal after wearing it can help wipe away body oils or make-up that will create tarnish. If your silver has begun to tarnish, a silver polishing cloth, such as the Sunshine Polishing Cloth, can restore shine.
If you have purchased a chunky or statement necklace, it is best not to hang it for storage. Instead, place the piece flat in your jewelry box. Although I double crimp the very heavy pieces, hanging creates a constant tension on the crimps, links, etc that can weaken them over time.