What is Upcycling? Explanation on M6 by 58 Facettes
Upcycling: transform your jewelry!
The Vintage trend and upcycling are on everyone's lips this season and if it seems almost obvious for clothing, it has recently come to the fore for jewelry. A possibility that 58 Facettes presented during the 12:45 p.m. news on M6.
58 Facettes explains upcycling on M6 on May 27
An example of the transformation of a family gold chain into a bracelet and rings, the cutting of a diamond... Starting with a piece of jewelry that may come from a loved one, the creative jeweler can give it another "destination », and respect raw materials or revalue them, and preserve the testimony of the jeweler's heritage with this little extra soul linked to the history of the jewel in question.
Alexandra from 58 Facettes gladly explains it: upcycling like the purchase of vintage jewelry makes it possible to combine respect for the planet, eco-responsibility, to have a piece of jewelry that makes sense and carries history, and to enjoy a Very good value for money.
See it again for a few days M6 report (start min 22'07)
How is the upcycling of a jewel at 58 Facettes ?
58 Facettes offers jewelry that has been transformed, to bring it up to date, to keep a craftsman's work but with a stone that may have been changed or recut... But the heart of upcycling is in the transformation of a piece of jewelry that you want to wear differently or re-appropriate: a family heirloom that is no longer up to date, a piece that you are tired of... transform them!
All you have to do is send us a photo of your jewel and your budget. If you have a desire, an idea of what you want, share it with us and one of our partner creators will contact you. If you don't have a possible project yet, it doesn't matter, he will be able to imagine with you the transformation of a jewel that will become 100% yours.