It's no secret that gardens can be a little high-maintenance. At least they are when you compare 'em to — a garden you can tote around with you, and one that requires no zero upkeep.
Yes, terrarium jewelry is similar to succulent jewelry, except these pieces offer a lot more variety in terms of color and sentimental value. You can use one as a clever way to preserve a piece of Mother Nature from a family vacation, or if you know someone who recently got married, snag a bud from their bouquet to create an unforgettable gift.
We picked out a few especially dreamy pieces — starting with the necklace above by Ruby Robin Boutique ($82, ), featuring pink and cream flowers. The Irish jewelry maker also sells pieces with miniature objects inside, like this orb that includes a living plant, a bird's nest, and eggs ($70, ):
If you want something a bit simpler, this piece from Planet Garden Jewelry ($47, ) holds a real-life fern leaf that's sophisticated enough to wear to the office:
If you want to go a bit edgier, we love the shape of this container from With Roots ($55, ). It has a 24-inch-long brass chain, so it'll go with just about any outfit:
Or you can make your own — as long as you have a delicate touch (and patience!). Try this one from , which features a cork bottom so you can always start over if something comes undone: