Found: 10 Pieces Of Jewelry Made With Local Love

From the contents of that coveted blue box to thrifted gems, jewelry, in all its forms, is a weakness of ours. And why not? With just the perfect accoutrement, you can take any ensemble to the next level. But, fair warning: Not all baubles are created equal. That's why we've rounded up 10 gorgeous, handcrafted pieces made right here in Chicago, with the best material of all: love. Now, that’s what we call precious metals.
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