Hand-forged, this large Bad Boys Aspen Leaf has a sterling silver base. Wear this pendant as a an attractive necklace on a simple silver rope or as an outstanding, attention-grabber when worn on one of our neck bands.
Fitted with hand cut and shaped pieces of Bad Boys Turquoise from Cripple Creek, Colorado, the aspen leaf shines. The blues of this turquoise don’t quite capture the colors of a Colorado sky. However, they do remind the wearer that there is such a color as Colorado Sky Blue. Furthermore, this Bad Boys Aspen Leaf pendant is inspired by the trees that don the mountains throughout Colorado.
The Bad Boys Aspen Leaf pendant has two different colors of turquoise including “powder blue” and “sea foam”. Each stone is truly a one-of-a-kind stone that is hand-cut by Craig. Each pendant is a one-of-a-kind pendant since no two stones are identical.
Bad Boys is a beautiful turquoise found in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. It is a natural stone from Cripple Creek, CO. Divided into Powder Blue, Tri-color, Sea Foam and Drizzle, Bad Boys turquoise has been divided into several color categories by the jewelers. . Tri-color Drizzle is consider by the us to be the most beautiful and rarest form of the Bad Boys turquoise.
- Turquoise symbolizes Friendship, Calmness and Loyalty
- Silver represents Poise, Sensitivity and Grounding
The following quote from Turquoise, Water, Sky: The Stone and It’s Meaning exhibit in Sante Fe, NM, expresses the Shutts’ feelings toward the stone.
“Turquoise stands for water and for sky, for bountiful harvests, health and protection,” said Maxine McBrinn, Curator of Archaeology at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture. “Blue-green symbolizes creation and the hope for security and beauty. These ideas were so important that if the stone was not available, its color was represented through other methods.”