If you want to wear your love of kale on your sleeve, a New York City jeweler has designed a way to show people you’re not messing around when it comes to the high-touted superfood: a $1,400 18-karat gold vermeil bracelet in the shape of the leafy green. And before you complain about the 1 percent bastardizing our health foods, know that all the proceeds go to a food-related charity.
The $1,400 “Kale Cuff” is just one piece from a new veggie-themed line from Joan Hornig Jewelry that also includes items like a $1,400 Romaine Cuff, $375 Cauliflower Cuff Links, $325 Mushroom Earrings and $650 Seed Bracelets. Eventually, the full collection will also sport charms, pendants and rings, all intended to combine “a modern aesthetic with the influence of vegetables, nuts, grains, fruit, seeds, herbs, and of course, leafy greens.” What? No love for legumes??
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