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A different look

A different look

I'm going to share a few photos that are a little outside the usual look for me. As I've grown this business, I've found that curating the style an...
Layers

Layers

I took a jewelry class in Scottsdale last week. It's been over two years since I was in a classroom setting. While you can YouTube anything, by now...
Color that MOVES you

Color that MOVES you

. Have you ever encountered colors that move you? Colors that inspire something deeply soulful and intangible. Colors that catch you off guard b...
GOLD in the house: shop update Monday, July 29th at Noon (PST)

GOLD in the house: shop update Monday, July 29th at Noon (PST)

Just a quick announcement that I'll be updating the online shop with brand new pieces on Monday (that's tomorrow!) July 29th at 12pm PST.  You'll ...
I love lavender and monsoon skies

I love lavender and monsoon skies

I love lavender. The color, the plant, the scent, the stone... The stone? Lavender Plume Agate, a fascinating agate from Indonesia, is a relatively...
The Ponderosa Pine

The Ponderosa Pine

When I first moved to Arizona, I lived in Flagstaff in the northern part of the state. The Flagstaff landscape is not what most people think of whe...
Delicate adornment

Delicate adornment

. There are a few daintiest of adornments in the online shop right now. Something about tiny things has always appealed to me. I used to love dol...
Working with my hands

Working with my hands

Many years ago, at a crossroads in my working life, one of the only things that seemed clear to me was that I loved working with my hands. In spit...
Traveling + jewelry

Traveling + jewelry

I’ve been away from my jewelry bench spending time in California for over two weeks. I was born and raised in the East Bay Area, Oakland and Walnu...
An everyday bracelet

An everyday bracelet

. Something simple, something svelte, and something shiny. This 14k goldfill cuff is all of those things. I don't usually purchase this thicker m...
A few new jewels in the shop

A few new jewels in the shop

I've listed a few new items in the online shop. This cuff has a sturdy 10 gauge goldfill band. It's waaay thicker than the made-to-order dainty...
Fresh start Mondays and the perfect summer earrings

Fresh start Mondays and the perfect summer earrings

On this Monday I am wishing you all an excellent week! Monday's always feel fresh, like a new start to all those projects I didn't quite finish la...