CUSTOM AMMONITE NECKLACE

I had the pleasure of creating a special custom necklace made out of sterling silver and a fossilized Ammonite with a crystal faceted top. It was so much fun working with the customer to create such a special piece and to bring it to life. I actually loved it so much that with the customers…

INSPIRED – BEETLE ART

I LOVE finding the weird and wonderful, particularly in art. While on holiday in Nova Scotia I came across this wonderful artist who’s name I sadly don’t know (I have sent a few emails to the coffee shop I found these in). But just look at these beautiful beetles! And their cases with the little…

SPRING MARKET WRAP UP!

I had the pleasure of being involved in two markets this summer; The East Side Flea and with the Vintage Handmade Society. It was super fun setting up my first few booths and interacting with you in person! I got great feedback and ideas for new pieces. I will be taking some vacation time and…

CARING FOR GEMS IN YOUR JEWELRY

You’ve received a beautiful opal set in a silver ring, and it has started to oxidize (turn dark or splotchy) and you’ve heard that if you put it in hot water, with baking soda and tin foil, it will become shiny again. But WAIT! If you place an opal in boiling hot water – the…

THE HANDMADE POPUP – SPRING EDITION

I am supper excited to be a part of the handmade popup this spring! It’s a curated online market featuring handcrafted goods from artists and artisans around the world and I am honoured to be a part of it. There are five pieces featured – two of them brand new designs made specially for this…