Native Gem is founded on the love of art, quality and one-of-a- kind works. These personal treasures are influenced by the world’s natural gifts: beautiful rare stones mined throughout the world, and ancient techniques of metal and crochet work. All necklaces are hand beaded and woven in Brazil by artisans; each piece carring a unique story of discovery and embraces the love of quality materials and unique intrique craftsmanship. The pieces are designed to be worn, using only hypo-allergenic, nickel free and lead free metals for even the most sensitive skin. Assembly crafting is done in Los Angeles with elements of the line are sourced throughout the world, most notably, the United States, Turkey and Brazil.