"Carpe noctem" -- Latin for "sieze the night." For astronomers, success depends on making the most of the night. The rest of us in academia, through choice or procrastination, also endeavor to squeeze every last ounce of productivity from the midnight hours. Sooo...since we were up late anyway, we had this phrase hand-stamped on a 1" brushed nickel pendant. (Note: for hand-stamped items, the exact placement and look of the lettering may vary slightly.) The piece is domed, with a soft matte finish, and hangs on your choice of an adjustable black cotton cord or a steel snake chain.
Midnight computer programmers
People who work late and sleep late by choice (aka "academics"...it's a lifestyle)
I bought this as a gift for my sister. She loves it! When the chain I requested for the necklace was out of stock, they reached out to me about it and gave me alternatives which was super nice! Shipped quickly too.
Everyone loved their gifts from your pop up store before Christmas! Very reasonable in price too.
Carpe Noctem necklace
I bought this necklace to give my wife for Valentine's Day. Great looking pendant and chain. I'm so excited to give this to her.
The necklace I purchased came very quickly, and was better than I had hoped for. I will definitely buy again from Boutique Academia; besides the unique style, I believe it to be great quality.
Love my necklace!
I ordered the Carpe Noctem necklace. I work a night shift job and it is a perfect reflection of my life!
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My daughter in law was absolutely thrilled with her Tardigrade necklace and put it around her neck as soon as she opened her present. She loves everything that Tardigrades represent! Tardigrades are amazing triumphant fellows! Go Tardigrades go! And, daughter in law's too!
P.S. And, her Tardigrade necklace looks lovely on her too!
As a children’s author of STEM picture books these earrings make the perfect addition to my outfits when visiting classrooms. The jewelry created by Boutique Academia is stylish, unique, and best part hypoallergenic.
As a molecular biologist, accuracy is important to me and this necklace is accurate and beautiful. Only complaint is it’s a little short but I got an extender and that was solved. Overall great product.
I LOVE these earrings! They are gorgeous! Not only are they beautifully designed and lightweight, but they are also wonderful statement pieces! I purchased the gold-plated ones and they have immediately become one of my favorite pairs of earrings—they look elegant and I love that they are anatomically correct! I can’t wait to buy more pairs as gifts for friends:-)
These earrings are beautiful; they are extremely lightweight, and though I was initially worried when I saw how wide the ear hooks were, they seem perfectly balanced—I wore them all day without issue, and received compliments on them!