ROMAN GLASS COUTURE EARRINGS

Roman Glass is ancient glass discovered in archaeological excavation sites in Israel. The sources of the glass originate from centuries old vases or vessels. These couture earrings feature the ancient Roman Glass along with white fresh water  pearls and gold beads. The glass particles intrigue me and felt they needed to be center stage. They are simply beautiful, of ancient value, and stunning...

Inspiration From The South Of France

The South Of France is a very special place and I was fortunate enough to be able to attend classes there that focused on creativity in the jewelry making process. Each morning was filled with a walk past wild growing lavender and the beautiful countryside. My instructors were from London and along with learning new concepts and techniques, I also learned to enjoy Proper English Tea. As an artist it is vital to find new inspiration and attempt to change our old patterns and way of thinking. A fresh approach is best. I returned to my studio with a new...

The Latest Jewelry OBSESSION… Be Inspired By RAW STONES With Their Irregular Beauty

As an artist I instinctively reach out for things I find to be beautiful- especially when it comes to materials I want to use in my jewelry designs. I love the intrigue and interest of raw stones with their natural imperfections and irregular beauty. I came across a strand of Ametrine raw stones also known as Trystine. These stones are a naturally occurring variety of quartz. It is a mixture of amethyst and citrine combined, sort of like bi-colored quartz. The shapes are fluid and similar yet each has its own characteristics. I couldn't resist-- knowing I had to create a necklace...

TRENDING NOW… “THE CHOKER NECKLACE” And How To Rock Them in 2017

The 90's fashion trends have made their way back into the current fold of what to wear now and jewelry is bold with the Choker making a strong comeback. Make no mistake it will stay a front-runner for 2017. And whats not to love? The choker as a neck piece has become our best friend- and with good reason... they look fabulous with the off -the-shoulder trend we are all wearing now. Hair up or down, a choker is going to be noticed. They can be as simple as a ribbon or length of leather wrapped around your neck a...