The “Earth” line uses natural materials such as semiprecious stones, wooden, horn, and bone beads, freshwater pearls, leather, and precious metals.  It is so important to Ann that women be able to wear her designs and still live actively.  Many of these pieces use top quality stretch cord, and strong materials so they will still look good if they are worn in the shower, or get knocked around in the course of a busy day, and are easy to get on and off.