Each A.K.D. "it" piece is handcrafted with time tested techniques that no foreign assembly line or machine can match. Our work endures because we use only the finest materials; hand mixed enamels, Swarovski Elements©, solid brass, surgical steel posts for earrings, and more. To ensure your safety, our findings and chains are always 100% lead-and-nickel free. We are certain you will enjoy your jewelry and will discover why designs by Anne Koplik are always a conversation piece. ***** For over 30 years, Anne Koplik Designs has used only the finest materials to create & manufacture every collection in their New York studio. Each unique piece is handmade by a team of dedicated professionals. *Metal Findings: Are made from either brass or white metal with solid brass plating or sterling silver plating. *Earrings. Wires are solid brass that has been bronzed or sterling silver plated and antiqued. Earring posts are surgical steel. *They are all lead, nickel and cadmium free. ******* Anne Koplik jewelry is worn by many of Hollywood's elite. In fact, we have been the exclusive provider of jewelry for Dancing with the Stars since Season 5. Our jewelry has been featured at the American Music Awards, Daytime Emmy Awards, Tony Awards, The Wendy Williams show, The Home and Family Network, Entertainment Tonight, and The Insider. Fashion editorial coverage includes prominent magazines such as InStyle, Lucky, Modern Bride, Good Housekeeping, and Women's Wear Daily.