Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Earrings are often the fastest and most frequently made type of jewelry, but they’re my least favorite to photograph! After lots of experimentation, and some pro-tips from other photographers, I have a few tricks to help you take photos that show off your earrings in the best possible way.

Many earrings, with the […]

I Scream! You Scream! We All Scream for Ice Cream!

Since everyone loved the Ice Cream Social Earrings so much, I decided to create some new color way options for you! And what better time of year than in the heart of summer?

At first I thought this would be easy since its just some round beads, bead caps and cones, but I fast […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Last week I made 4 sets of ear wires for 4 very different earring designs. This week’s tips will show you how to finish your ear wires to make them hold their shape and be more comfortable to wear!

Even though I always use a flush cutter on my ear wires, the ends […]

Crazy for Kumihimo

Do your fingers ever get itchy for a new challenge or technique? Chalk it up to my short artistic attention span, but mine definitely do. That’s why I’m so excited to share this information on a form of textile art that you may not have heard of: Kumihimo braiding. In its most basic form, […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Most of the earrings I make use basic French ear wires or earring posts with loops. But every once in a while a design will demand a special ear wire that I just can’t find pre-made. Fortunately making custom ear wires is easy and with today’s tips you’ll be able to use objects around […]

Creating a Snowman Family Ornament!

It’s Christmas in July! Time to start thinking about all of the fun gift ideas to give your loved ones during the holiday season this year! If you still need some inspiration, you’re in luck! We have an adorable snowman family ornament idea for you that would be the perfect addition to your personal […]