Chris Ploof Mokume Gane Flat Beam Setting, with Carat Diamond. Mokume gane is an ancient Japanese technique that bonds numerous layers of precious metals into a single piece that is then worked into beautiful patterns. The name means “wood pattern metal.
Jewelry by Vanessa Gade San Francisco-based Her work has that clean and minimalist aesthetic that is a modern design lover’s dream. Clean lines and simple forms are the base of each piece with beautiful craftsmanship and interesting designs to boot.