To build this stunning necklace Shana Kroiz first carves the shapes in wax and then cast the pieces using the lost wax process. Only the finest Sapphires are used to complete this design. You may substitute the sapphires with Cubic Zirconia.
Lost Wax Casting - the process by which a duplicate metal sculpture (often silver, gold, brass or bronze) is cast from an original sculpture. Intricate works can be achieved by this method. The oldest known example of this technique is a 6,000-year old amulet from Pakistan.