Amber dangle earrings, 'Sunbeams' (Mexico)

Textured sunbeams fall in sensuous waves from half moons of natural amber. Modern and beautiful, these original earrings are crafted by Guillermo Arregui. .925 Sterling silverWhen used in jewelry, amber beads can include a stunning arrangement of tones and hues. Natural amber ranges from yellow to deep orange. It may sometimes even have a green cast to it, as well as opaque swirls within. Because amber is the preserved resin of prehistoric trees that grew millions of years ago, it sometimes has tiny inclusions of plants and insects - making it highly prized.