new jewelry collection: gypsy queen

Gypsy Dreams necklace Savage Beauty necklace Gypsy Dreams ear cuff Gold Glitz necklace Bee Mine ear cuff Cubism earrings Reign it In hand harness For this collection I experimented with new ways of accessorizing such as ear cuffs and finger-to-wrist … Continue reading

artsy fartsy discovery: a fanciful zoo just for you

“Watering Hole” “Six Whales Stacked” “Dove Diamond” “The Neighbors” “Zebras and Guinea Fowl Watering Hole” “Bison Herd” “Deep Sea” “Bee Hive” “Feathers” “Botanical Nest” “Watering Hole No. 2” “Northern Bobwhites” “The Collector” If I could, I would buy every last … Continue reading

drumroll: introducing items from my shop (oh, and a special coupon, too)

I’d like to introduced four new pieces to you, handmade by yours truly — 1. The Mint Julep necklace: Fierce, feisty spikes in everybody’s favorite color — mint green. $8 2. Razzle Dazzle tassel earrings: Whimsical swinging tassels bounce around … Continue reading

a tale of three necklaces: part II

In lieu of my recent post “Do What You Love: A Tale of Three Necklaces” — in which I detailed my return to jewelry-making, fueled by a growing exasperation with the finicky job market — I have found myself spending … Continue reading

etsy crush: scout & catalogue

Today as I was browsing through the handmade haven that is Etsy.com, I discovered a little gem of a shop. I had initially been searching for a blue snakeskin clutch, but what I found here was much, much better. What … Continue reading