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Color of the year….

I have been reading a lot about turquoise being the color of the year, so I have stocking up and creating some fun new things with all sizes and shades of this beautiful stone…but truth be told, I have been making jewelry for seven years and turquoise has always been popular and in demand! I [...]

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Another great show!

Great seeing many of you at the latest show and so happy to bring you some of my new designs as well as the classic designs I always carry. I must admit being up in New York got the creative juices flowing. It was fun to be in some stores that I can’t get to [...]

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Get stranded

Wow–busy time here and lots going on. Fall is always crunch time between the family and the business. Life around here is never boring! I am putting the finishing touches on the wedding I have this weekend and will post some good pictures when I am back (NYC here we come!) and also trying to [...]

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Getting inspired

I love this gift Kate brought from NYC. It is a great addition to my studio space….. I wonder if it was worn in an Easter parade? And I wonder what beautiful jewels the owner donned with the hat? Was it something sparkly? Something trendy? Something practical? Or something very chic? Thanks for the inspiration, [...]

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Remembering the Past

Remember those pins I spotted at the flea market last week? They turned out to be great pendants for some new necklaces….. I added some oxidized sterling chain with some interesting vintage crystals……. Some vintage clasps………….. And in this case I added lots of vintage finds………………. And what used to be a belt buckle is [...]

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Fall is fast approaching and I went to the Bead Show of Philadelphia and found some fun new things to work with. At the same time, I just can’t stop playing with all the vintage jewels I’ve discovered. I just love this old bling and can’t wait until the new studio is finished so I [...]

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Falling in line

Today Mark and I made our almost daily trek to to the farm stand near us to get some fresh produce. Corn was down to $2.00 a dozen because it was yesterday’s corn! It tasted as fresh as I have ever had it! What do you think we are getting at the grocery store? Hmmmm….. [...]

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