In today’s world, with the vast majority of jewelry being mass-produced, you miss out on the benefits of a handcrafted piece. Imagine giving a bracelet or necklace that you created. You had input into the size, design and especially the meaning behind the gift. You […]
To maintain the shape of your cuff it’s important that you are putting it on and take it off correctly. A cuff bracelet does not close completely and is typically worn low on the wrist instead of pushed up on the forearm like a bangle. […]
February 20th is National Love your Pet Day. Gallup poll reports that 60% of Americans are pet owners. It’s not often that we find a companion that will listen to our complaints, great us with joy after a long day of work and always love us unconditionally.
Celebrate that special pet in your life, because after all they’re all pretty darn cute.
Show your pet some love today. Walk them, play with them or give them an extra long belly rub. Spoil them (or yourself) today with something unexpected….
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As mentioned in my previous post, the best way to clean aluminum jewelry is with soap and water (Dawn dishwashing soap being my favorite). With a little wash down and a good polishing rub from a clean towel, your piece will shine like new. As […]
Aluminum jewelry has been gaining in popularity over the past few years, with jewelers as well as consumers. A large portion of my business is taking a customers’ idea or motivation and translating it into a hand stamped piece of jewelry. More often that not, […]
When I first purchased the Lake house it only had two bathrooms. The bath that was located on the main floor connected the master bedroom to the kitchen?! Say what?? Yes, (not a typo) …the kitchen. Over the lifespan of this home, several additions were added the the original A frame structure. I’m guessing that this particular alteration was done to save money, but it was just weird, so it was one of the first major projects I tackled. The space itself was fairly large, so with much research and discussion, I decided to divide the space into a dedicated master bath and a small powder room. Hands down one of the best decisions I made. The results speak for themselves.