"Kai" comes from the Hawiian word for "guide". The beads that lay across the neckline reflect the stars in the sky, and how they serve as a means to guide sailors at sea. The space created by the hand-forged metal speaks to the wide open spaces where my Guide leads.


Handmade in Summer Ellis' Waco, TX studio |




14kt. gold-fill wire

hand-hammered & forged wire

sterling silver chain & findings

27" in length

Kai Necklace

SKU: GP269-N