Jewelry and watches handmade by Murano Glass artisans represent the millennial tradition of fine craftsmanship and innovative design. Even the most discerning woman will love Murano Glass jewelry which channels the delicate beauty of Venice.
Elegant Murano Glass accessories bring color and fresh breath of Venetian air into your life. Enjoy our selection of fine Murano Glass personal and office accessories handcrafted by top Murano Glass artisans.
Beautiful home brings a lot of happy moments into your life. Enjoy our large selection of artistic Murano Glass home accents imported directly from Venice, Italy and handcrafted by the best glass artisans on Murano Island.
Dine and entertain in style with fine Murano Glass tableware and barware. Our bowls, plates, tumblers, goblets, decanters, pitchers and other fine pieces come from the workshops of the most famous Murano artisans whose families have been blowing glass for generations.
Dazzling and exquisite, this Murano Glass Charm Bead features a rich layer of 925 sterling silver accented with deep amethyst and sparkly copper waves. The real silver infused in the bead creates the "glow from within" effect and makes this Venetian bead instantly add style and chic to any charm bracelet or necklace. From their humble beginnings as currency to their modern appeal as jewelry, delicate Murano Glass beads have a long history and wide fame, yet the process of their creation changed little over the centuries. Each bead is created and decorated entirely by hand using open flame and only basic instruments with skill and precision unique to Murano Glass artisans. Best of all, the luxurious design of this bead will never get old, while its rich color and shiny silver glow will not fade over time. Measurements: This Murano Glass bead has rondelle shape and measures slightly less than 5/8 inch in diameter and just over 3/8 inch in height. The diameter of the bead opening is 3/16 inch or 4 mm. The framing of the opening is made in solid 925 Sterling Silver. The words "Murano Italy" are etched in the silver frame, along with the standard 925 Sterling Silver mark. The bead comes with an attractive velvet pouch and the certificate of authenticity. This Murano Glass charm bead is compatible with Pandora, Chamilia, Biagi, Troll and other interchangeable bead systems. Because each charm bead is made by hand, no two beads are exactly the same, and slight variations of colors and patterns are possible.
All the beads that I purchased are just beautiful and they are fun to wear. I will be ordering more for gifts.
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!]
Infusing silver leaf in Murano Glass has been one of the secrets of Venetian glass-makers for centuries, allowing them to create luminous beautiful glass pieces that shimmer and glow from within. More recently Murano artisans have been creating jewelry with Murano Glass beads lined with silver leaf. To create each bead the master wraps a very thin layer of genuine silver leaf around the glass base under a flame, and then puts a layer of clear or colored glass on top. The silver-lined Murano Glass bead is then put into a special annealing camera, after which it is ready to be strung onto a necklace, a bracelet, or used to create earrings, or another jewelry piece. Enjoy your Murano Glass jewelry creation, knowing that every bead was carefully handmade by talented Murano Glass artisans in Venice, Italy.
GlassOfVenice is the top U.S. retailer of authentic hand-made Murano Glass. We import products directly from the factories in Murano, Italy and ship from our warehouse in the U.S.A. Every Venetian Glass product we sell is made in Italy and comes with Certificate Of Authenticity.