Tomoki Sukezane and Tasaki have teamed up to create spider cuff links, and although I have no personal need for such things in my life, I am terribly excited.
Tomoki Sukezane is a Japanese-stylist power house, with Tasaki dropping jewelry street-cred like bombs over Baghdad. The spider cuff links come in either silver or gold, and feature a massive black pearl in the center of the web. Truly badass.
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