At ExoticWestern we specialize in product designed from rare and exotic colored gemstones from around the world.All of our jewelry is one-of-a-kind, custom made to be worn as a 16" choker necklace, but with an added benefit of strong construction allowing for the same piece to be worn as boot jewelry. All using a variety of exotic gemstones. Each piece is handmade in America by American designers using stones and gems from around the world as well as Austrian Swarovski Crystal, the finest in the world.Our designs are fresh, our jewelry is uncommonly creative. Try us on, you deserve to feel special every day. All jewelry is designed to withstand the wear and tear of being worn on a boot. Wire is 21 strand nylon coated stainless steel, and all connections are wired direct and double crimped to assure added strength.As an added feature we include a 3" extender chain with every piece of boot jewelry so you can wear it as a 19" necklace if you wish.