Michigan-based artist Yuni Kim Lang creates modern jewelry out of ordinary black rope that was inspired by Korean and Chinese cultural references, like the Button Knot.

Black Knot Jewelry by Yuni Kim Lang in style fashion  Category

The bold pieces are made from an industrial polypropylene rope that is formed into knotted wearable sculptures that make you forget what they’re made of.

Black Knot Jewelry by Yuni Kim Lang in style fashion  Category

From the artist:

The pieces explore how history and culture can coexist in our fashion world; bringing back the beauty of the old in a new way to meet the needs of the present.

Black Knot Jewelry by Yuni Kim Lang in style fashion  Category

Black Knot Jewelry by Yuni Kim Lang in style fashion  Category

Black Knot Jewelry by Yuni Kim Lang in style fashion  Category