Figures in fantasy and mythology are a rich source of inspiration for artists of all kinds including, of course, jewelry designers. This is part one of a two-parter showcasing jewelry in the shapes of mythological creatures including the Mermaid, Pegasus, Unicorn, and Phoenix. Stay tuned for part two featuring the Griffin, Pixie, Dragon, Hippocampus and more.
Mermaids are mythical half-human sea creature with the head and torso of a woman and the tail of a fish. A mermaid is often seen with long, flowing hair. Though not as common, mermen, half man, half fish, are also seen in art, design, and jewelry.
Pegasus is the winged horse of Greek mythology. He is usually seen in all-white.
Unicorn is the legendary horse with a single spiraling horn.
PHOENIXPhoenix is a bird that is cyclically reborn. It is often seen surrounded by fire.
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