The Italians believe that sapphires are amulets against eye problems and melancholy, and we wholly subscribe. Everything about these delicate threaders is a delight to our eyes. And we can guarantee that giving or receiving these lovelies will dismantle and castaway any hint of melancholy quicker than you can say “ciao bella”. These gold-filled threaders go fantastic with breezy linens, a strappy sandal and a light bodied Sangiovese. When in Rome, right?