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Between the significance of shark teeth in the Hawaiian culture and the growing curiousity in marine biology circles I feel like sharks are only depicted for their teeth. They're actually stunning creatures of aerodynamic design and as many indigenous cultures know, are often far more docile than 20th Century media depected them. 


Laser cut and inlayed with hypoallergenic surgical steel or gold-plated surgical steel. Each come in a metallic gold box decorated with washi tape. 


Being a wood product there will be natural variation in shade and gradient with striations or other natural markings of the wood. 


Koa has a wide range of colors, variation and chatoyancy ranging from $45-200/bdft. When the tree starts buckling under it's own weight we get visual undulation called "chatoyancy" from the compressed cellular structures. It's color runs the full range from chocolate through the red tones, sometimes with yellow streaks. The newest growth can be a light white color and often is overlooked. Our finishing process restructures and strengthens the otherwise soft white grain for your enjoyment.  

Koa Earrings White Tip Shark

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