I Am Dorkas

March 11, 2010

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I have a thing about jewelry, especially rings. Bigger=Better. Bolder=Better. Except for a few keepsake rings I have, the majority of my rings are either huge, cocktail, vintage or a combination of all.

This is why I have a thing for these wooden rings from I Am Dorkas. Yes, wooden! Plus, they have a sculptural beauty to them that I really love.

Look at how gorgeous the Riptide ring is. Good thing it can be resized because I’m seriously thinking that I might need this in my jewelry life :


Or the aptly named, Lights Out, which really packs a punch.


The Time Stamp ring is a hand-hammered brass two-finger beauty:_mg_1081

Designer Mariana Dorkas Jamadi has made this business a family affair working with both her mother and her beau to create stunning jewelry and lovely textiles. I’m looking forward to seeing what else they churn out.

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      Ashe Mischief Mar 11, 2010

      I’m a big fan of Mariana’s work! It’s incredible… very lush and bold, while being very simple and understated in may ways…

      chermelle Mar 11, 2010

      I’ll take one of Jamadi’s rings for BOTH of my ring fingers.


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