"a legacy of ancient sailors"
Inspired by the ancient Lydian civilization, this jewelry technique has been in practice since 3000BC. Lydians, known be to some of the greatest sailors in history, sailed around the Mediterranean to explore and expand their culture. They had some of the best craftsman in the ancient world allowing them to invent a technique that would be known as Lydian brcalets. They hand knitted thin wires of silver together to form shapes and figures inspired by their sailing heritage.