Sleek Peek: Local Jewelry From BD'angelo is Understated, Yet Edgy
, From top left: 18K gold vermeil cuff with chain, $216. Balance Collection 14K gold vermeil pendant necklace, price upon request. Lost Boys 18K gold vermeil skull earrings, $136. Balance Collection 14K gold vermeil ring, price upon request. Photos: David Croxford
One glance around Marissa Beatrice’s Mililani studio and it’s clear, this isn’t some hobbyist’s play area. The B.D’angelo designer is the real deal. Her dedication to great craftsmanship is evidenced in both her massive tool collection, a dizzying array of pliers, hammers, blades and shapers that cover her work table and fill the drawers beneath it, and the serious pieces of machinery scattered about the cozy, 10-by-12-foot room. In one corner sits an industrial-size acetylene tank used for soldering. In another, the 50-pound beast of a polisher that Beatrice brought back from California. “It was too heavy to ship at a decent price, so I bought it a plane ticket and hand-carried it home,” she says.
Nitrogenase diversity and activity in the gastrointestinal tract of the wood ...
- Plumeria Drive, 4500 block: A burglar attacked the lock of a white 2014 Chevrolet Econoline van, and an AC recovery machine, vacuum pump, refrigerant gauges and an acetylene torch and tank were stolen, totaling $1,850 in loss. N. U.S. 287, 2000 block:
- Nitrogenase activity, measured by acetylene reduction assays, could be detected in freshly dissected GI tract material and also from anaerobic enrichment cultures propagated in nitrogen-free enrichment media; nifH sequences retrieved from these
- Santilli defended the namesake product as stable and less of a fire hazard than acetylene. He said the company is covered by insurance and still has over $5 million in cash on hand. Most of the company's metal cutting clients and partners have