Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Revere at Manika

Manika Jewelry is delighted to exhibit work by the students, graduates & staff from the Revere Academy. 
Come see the amazing talent and support the artisans of
San Francisco and beyond.

Reception will be held on 
Friday, April 13th
5:00 - 7:00 pm

Work will be on display until April 23rd
11 Maiden Lane, San Francisco CA 94108

Participating Artists
Alice Abrams
Mirkhabib Abzalov
Janice Hagey-Schmidt
Chris Nelson
Karen Olsen Ramsey
Jenny Reeves
Alan Revere 
Michael David Sturlin

Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts 
"Founded in 1979 by master goldsmith Alan Revere, the Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts immediately became a center for jewelry and jewelers around the world; a place where master craftsman pass on traditional skills to the next generation. The Academy is located in the beautiful corner suite on the ninth floor of the Phelan Building, San Francisco's historic jewelry center."
For more information about the Revere Academy please visit

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Bridal Showcase

We are excited to announce that Sarah Graham will be attending our Bridal Showcase! 
Meet Sarah and Amanda Knox from Redstart Designs this Saturday, March 10th 

 Meet Sarah Graham and view her amazing collection of unique bridal jewelry. 
About Sarah Graham
"Sarah Graham Metalsmithing creates important jewelry for everyday wear, pieces that announce the confidence you possess in your own personal style. Inspired design, exceptional quality, and superior wearability combine with 18 karat gold and blackened steel, and black, white and cognac diamonds, as well as Akoya and Tahitian Pearls, to bring into being a collection of jewelry that is both bold and daring without sacrificing the elegance and sophistication that assure its timeless quality."

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Toby Pomeroy & Redstart Design Bridal Event

Manika Jewelry will be showcasing the work of two bridal jewelry designers on 
March 10th 2012
12:00 to 5:00 pm at 11 Maiden Lane, San Francisco CA 94108

The event will be the World Premier for Toby Pomeroy's "Oro Verde" line of fair trade bridal jewelry. Green Gold or in Spanish,"Oro Verde," is the first ever jewelry line to be made using only precious metals sourced from certified Fair Trade mines in South America. For many years, Toby Pomeroy has been leading the environmentally conscious jewelry movement. He pioneered the use of reclaimed or "eco-gold" and "eco-silver" for his jewelry line 6 years ago and has been inspiring many other designers in the industry to utilize the same, more environmentally friendly precious metals.

Also showing at the event will be San Francisco based Redstart Design. They will be showcasing their locally made bridal line of engagement rings and wedding bands. Sara Shaunessy and Amanda Knox are Redstart Designs having formed a partnership doing studies at Stanford University. Their unique feminine and modern jewelry utilize reclaimed precious metals and Kimberly Certified gemstones.

Read more about Toby Pomeroy's fair trade bridal jewelry in a recent SFGate article on ethical jewelry, 
Manika Jewelry is mentioned!