Tag Archives: Jewelry Design

Fan Earrings

Summer 2017 has been a fun one for jewelry. Tassels, pom poms, and fan-shaped earrings. I fell in love with these made by the ever so talented MusingTreeStudios. Girlfriend kicked it with folded tin at the top and worn leather at the … Continue reading

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Mikos Fantasy Jewels

These gorgeous boho earrings are the creation of Susan Thompson. Her Etsy shop is MikosFantasyJewels. Susan lives in Florida and describes her style as unique and eccentric. Miko was Susan’s beloved tabby cat and the shop name is a tribute … Continue reading

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Year End Upon Us

Yes, I have been a Polyvore fiend. Ever since Etsy got rid of treasuries, some of us are using Polyvore as an alternative. I’ve also been pinning (a lot); there is just such loveliness on Pinterest. I even created a … Continue reading

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A Little Romance

That’s how this bracelet makes me feel.  I love pairing pink with brown and think the presence of different shades of both colors adds to the visual interest  of the piece.  I also think opposites attract and like the dynamics … Continue reading

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Sketching

I’m working on creating a piece using the green glass piece you see here.  I think it’s really pretty and I envision it on a darkened sterling silver oval with leaves as design elements.  I want to cut some of … Continue reading

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Carnelian Hearts

I am so lucky to have a gorgeous strand of old (early to mid-1900’s) carnelian shapes to work with.  Some are heart shaped, some shield shaped, and others are triangular.  I love the coloration and variation in the individual pieces. … Continue reading

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Using the Coins, at Last…

One of the items on my big, huge, giant, tall list was to use coins as connecting elements in a necklace.  I’ve got a small but nice collection of coins from various places.  But for the life of me, no … Continue reading

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