Friday, August 18, 2017

Ahhh...Friday

What is better than Friday?
After a full week, it's time to relax.
Whatever your weekend holds, I hope that it's memorable;
like this Lily necklace.
Lily necklace
Vintage brooch with matte amazonite.
$200

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Art Deco

The design inspiration  for this necklace started out as a shoe clip.
I found it when antiquing in Cumberland, Wisconsin.
Where will you wear it?
Petite Diana necklace
Vintage shoe clip with hand-knotted Swarovski pearls.
$150

Friday, August 11, 2017

Fancy

Is it time to dress up?
You'll feel you are looking your best wearing this Vivian necklace.
Vivian necklace.
Vintage elements with Swarovski pearls.
$145

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Lariat

How about this lariat?
Very earthy and balanced, yet on trend.
Plus you can wear it so many different ways.
Tassel lariat
Swarovski pearl with vintage beads.
$135

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Versatility

Who wouldn't want a necklace that you can wear in different ways?
This double pearl lariat is so versatile!
Black and gray pearl, and AB aquamarine lariat with coin pearl and vintage element ends.
$205

Wear it short, long, or as two lariats.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Happy Birthday

It's time to celebrate.
Wishing this friend the happiest of birthdays!
Candice wearing her "Donna" necklace;
designed with her own family heirlooms.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Classic; Redefined

Don't you love a classic?
I do.  
It's fun to mix it up a bit.  This lariat has a mix of classic and vintage.
Double pearl lariat
Cultured pearl, pearl chalcedony, coin pearls, and vintage elements.
$175

Friday, July 21, 2017

The Weekend

Is there anything better than a lazy summer weekend?
I can't think of a thing I enjoy more.
Going to a farmers market, working in the yard, sitting in a cozy spot and reading a book.
What's your summer simple pleasure?
Isabella necklace with cross
Cultured pearl and vintage beads.
$160

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The Vivian

A new style!
Are you looking for a piece that is both modern and vintage?
This Vivian with vintage cameos is perfect.
Vivian necklace
Vintage cameos with strands of Swarovski pearls, hand-knotted on silk.
$165

Friday, July 14, 2017

Fancy

Is it time to dress up?
The beauty of this necklace is that you can dress it up,
 wear it with jeans, or a sundress.
It's a beauty no matter what!
Isabella necklace
Shell and cultured pearl, pave beads, and Swarovski crystal.
Wire looped pearls; tassel hand-knotted on silk.
$195

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Serious Fun

Can there be?
Why not try out this Diana Bow necklace and see what fun you come up with?
Or, you can just be serious.
Diana Bow necklace
Vintage brooch with Swarovski pearls
$165

Friday, June 30, 2017

Red, White, and Blue

Happy 4th of July!!
Have a safe and happy 4th.
Here's a necklace to celebrate.
Ella necklace
Turquoise with hand-made Tibetan beads.
$155

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Stunning

Such a soft mix of color;
the blue-green of the vintage brooch, and the softness of gemstones.
Surely you need it in your wardrobe!
Allison necklace
Vintage brooch with AB prehinite, AB florite, Peruvian opal, AB gray moonstone, drusy, and pearl.
$245

Friday, June 23, 2017

Summertime

All those lazy days.
Maybe not!  
There are so many events, graduations, reunions, weddings.
Do you need an all purpose necklace?
How about an Audrey?
Audrey necklace
Vintage brooch with three strands of Swarovski pearls.
$225

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Pretty...

In pink.
One of my favorite styles, this Katie necklace is almost as pretty as her namesake.
Perfect for work, or your summer event.
Katie necklace
AB muscovite, rose quartz, pearl, and vintage elements.
$195

Friday, June 16, 2017

Dragonfly

I love a dragonfly.
So why not put a vintage one in the most popular necklace that I design?
A perfect match!
Anita Necklace
In silver, with Swarovski pearls and vintage dragonfly.
$175

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Pure Delight

I was inspired by the sea when I designed this necklace.
It's full of sea shades; blue green Peruvian opal, AB amazonite, and Peruvian chalcedony.
It will remind you of summer.
Melissa necklace
$250

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Summertime

It must be summer with a necklace like this!
Where will you wear it?
To a reunion, wedding, party?  The list is endless!
Melissa necklace
Peruvian opal, crystacola, AB moonstone, Bio chalcedony, and drusy,
$215

Friday, June 2, 2017

It's Friday!

Let the weekend begin!!
May this weekend be filled with whatever brings you joy.
Why not look good while you're doing it?
Turquoise Ella
$130

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Spring Fling

Are you in the mood for a warm, budding spring?
I know I am.  
Every day there is more green, and everything has come alive.
Why not include a pearl lariat necklace in your spring wardrobe?
You can wear it in several ways; this is the choker length.
Pearl lariat
Cultured pearl and pearl chalcedony; coin pearl ends.
$160


Friday, May 26, 2017

Memorial Day

This weekend we remember our brave soldiers; those who have made the supreme sacrifice, and those who serve and protect our country. 
We thank you for your service.
You make our country great.
Red, white, and blue.
Turquoise and Tibetan bead necklace.
$145

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Endings and a New Beginning

I am back from two graduations.
One daughter received her masters, and the other her BBA.  
What a proud moment times two!
Whatever this spring brings you, I wish you all of life's best.
Erin necklace
African opal with hand-made Tibetan beads, turquoise, and vintage elephant
$210

  

Friday, May 12, 2017

Soft

This Natalie is perfect for Spring and Summer.
The soft sea colors are soothing, and the pearl chalcedony gives a pop of color.
Natalie necklace
Coin pearl, pearl chalcedony, cultured pearl, and pave balls.
$170

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Wedding Bells

Are you looking for special, one-of-a-kind jewelry for your wedding?
I have designed jewelry for many weddings, all different and unique as the bride herself.
When the time is right, contact me for a consultation.  
We can design jewelry for the bride, her attendants, mother-of -the- bride or groom.
Here are a few ideas.
Monte Carlo   $140


Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Amazing

Grace
A necklace that won't quit.
Wear it dressed up or down.  It's up to you.
Grace necklace
Three strands of black mother of pearl, tourmalinated quartz, black onyx, pearl, and crystal.
$170

Friday, April 28, 2017

Dream

Of summer.
Surely it can't be far away?
Especially when you wear this shell necklace.
Shell  and Swarovski crystal necklace
$135

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

A Sure Sign of Spring

A honey bee, of course!
Why not have one your own?
Vintage, too.
Margot choker
Vintage bee brooch with hand-knotted Swarovski pearls.
$140

Friday, April 21, 2017

Sharing Your Light

Life is about sharing your light.
This Anita necklace reminds me to lead with my best.
Blessings to you today!
Anita necklace
Swarovski pearl, hammered silver circles, and vintage dragonfly.
$175

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Think Spring

Spring is in the air.
It will be when you wear this Allison necklace with vintage flower brooch.
Allison necklace
White jade, dendrite opal, moonstone, chalcedony,  and crystal. Vintage flower brooch.
$220

Friday, April 14, 2017

Saphire

Is blue your color?
These beautiful vintage elements are a gorgeous mix of blues.
Katie necklace
Baroque pearl, dendrite opal, florite, lapis, aquamarine and crystal; with vintage elements.
$230

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Another View

Don't you love a necklace that can be worn several ways?
Change it up as you change your mood and look.
Below is the double black pearl lariat worn like a choker.
Double black pearl lariat.
Cultured pearl and Swarovski crystal, all hand-knotted on silk.
$185

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Dress Up

There are times in life that call for dressing up.
The "Monte Carlo" necklace will make you feel camera ready.
Monte Carlo necklace
Cultured pearl and Swarovski crystal. Vintage brooch.
$145

Friday, March 31, 2017

From the Sea

Are you drawn to the sea?
This Tibetan arrowhead and shell necklace is for you!
Shell Tibetan arrowhead necklace
Wire looped with gold plated hammered spacers.
$130


Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Classy

The Audrey is always classy.
This one has a turquoise punch.
Audrey necklace
Silver Swarovski pearls; hand-knotted on silk.
Turquoise brooch
$190

Friday, March 24, 2017

It's Your Choice

The black pearl lariat.
Do you prefer it in black or white pearl?
I've mixed it up a bit, so you decide which one is for you.
Double black pearl and Swarovski crystal lariat with coin pearl ends.
$185

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Another Classic

In an updated version!
I love a lariat.
This one is a double pearl and crystal, with a twist.
Wear it uptown or downtown, it will go anywhere!
Double pearl and crystal lariat.
Hand-knotted on silk.
Coin pearl and Swarovski crystal ends.
$185

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

So Many Colors

Of gemstones!
This custom necklace features many different gemstones in several shapes and finishes.
It's sure to go with many different colors and outfits.
Two strand necklace
Vintage elements with citrine, amethyst, green amethyst, London blue topaz, rose quartz, and more.
This one is sold!  One similar $190

Monday, March 13, 2017

"Aint No Mountain High Enough"

To ski down that is!
We are back from a ski trip to the Colorado Rockies.  
Paul and I had an amazing time in one our country's most beautiful places.


We had a few outstanding dinners, too.  I love to
wear a cozy sweater with great jewelry, and go out to enjoy a special dinner.

These two necklaces were perfect!

Choker- Fire opal with gold plated circles and disc.  $125
Long necklace- African opal with Tibetan arrowhead.  $135


Friday, March 3, 2017

A New Classic

With a bit of sass!!
Where will you wear it?
Ella necklace
Black onyx, painted shell, pearl, agate, and vintage element.
$165

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Bright

Need some color to brighten up your winter day?
This necklace with vintage orange flowers may help.
Petite Shar necklace
Vintage flowers, AB sunstone, carnelian, pearl, and crystal.
$140

Friday, February 24, 2017

Earthy Balance

This mix of earthy stones is calming.
Why not try it on and see for yourself?
African opal with hand-made Tibetan bead.
$135

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Sunny Skys and Palm Trees

I was fortunate to spend some time in sunny Florida this month.  
Finding this vintage flower brooch reminded me of "old Florida"; water, palms, and perfectly blue skies.  
Let this gorgeous necklace take you there!
Allison necklace
Vintage brooch with amazonite, AB amazonite, gray quartz, and pearl.
$195

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Be My Valentine

A gift worthy of Valentines.
Why not give him the hint?
Audrey necklace
Weiss vintage brooch with 3 strands of Swarovski pearls.
$225

Friday, February 10, 2017

Ahhh....the Weekend!

Living for the weekend?
Whether you are laying low, or going out; brunching, or vacationing on the beach, this one is for you.
Tibetan horn and turquoise necklace.
$130

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Getting Ready

For Valentines Day!
Oh what to wear?  How about this Lily necklace with vintage tassel brooch?
It's meant to be loved.
Lily necklace
AB muscovite, pink quartz, and pearl with vintage tassel brooch.
$205

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Classic Sparkle

The Anita necklace is a classic.
This one features vintage gold-tone beads with lots of crystal, and of course pearl.
Why not add some sparkle to your life?
Anita necklace
Vintage gold-tone beads, crystal, cross, and pearl.
$150

Friday, January 27, 2017

Friday!!

Ahhh, Friday! The weekend is ahead!!
Whatever you do, be sure to get some relaxation time in.
Do you need a new earring?
Tibetan earring with black onyx and sterling
$45