07 Aug '11, 3pm
In Colorado, Todd Reed Designs Ethical Fine Jewelry with a Raw Edge
In Colorado, Todd Reed Designs Ethical Fine Jewelry with a Raw Edge Todd Reed Bridal ring , ($9,900). Photo: Todd Reed When producing one gold ring generates five tons of environmental waste , you have to think about the price you're paying to don nature's most precious bling. In Boulder, Colorado, Todd Reed is crafting handmade jewelry with recycled precious metals and his signature, raw and uncut diamonds. What is so striking about Reed's designs is that they actually look like they came from the earth. While some seek the perfectly-cut diamond popular in contemporary jewelry, Reed designs with the natural form of the diamond in mind. View the entire comment thread.