For hundreds of years, people made jewelry, art, and clothing out of their own hair and the hair of loved ones. In fact, during the Victorian era, there was a near mania for hair jewelry — necklaces, earrings, bracelets, even watch fobs made from the hair of deceased loved ones were de rigueur. Today, people continue to use human hair in jewelry for a variety of ends, some beautiful, some gruesome, and some a little of both. Click through to see some jewelry as unique as the DNA in every one of your hair strands.
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