Real Detroit graffiti transformed into high end jewelry

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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and it can often be found in the most unsuspecting of places. In the past, we've seen jewelry created out of the shrapnel and scrap metal left behind by landmine explosions in Cambodia, and now Detroit's Rebel Nell is turning pieces of graffitied wall — considered an eyesore by some — into luxury jewelry pieces, while also helping disadvantaged women. Since the globalization of the automobile industry, the Detroit economy has been in decline, leaving the city in a state of urban decay. As such, graffiti is abundant and Rebel Nell collects…

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