The Pros and Cons of Having a Sale   There is actually quite a lot to consider when deciding if having a sale makes sense in your "handmade" business. People have sales for reasons like the need for immediate cash flow. If you...
November 20, 2021
    A Storm in a Stone Labradorite is one of the more subtle gemstones with its gray to cloud blue color, but it has surprising pzazz with lots of reflective properties for maximum glitter (especially with the better grades of stone). The...
November 17, 2021
    Summer Jewelry with Sunny Colors   While it may be winding down, this summer has been an extremely welcome one. We were finally able to get out more and enjoy everything nature has to offer. Summer is casual, full of fun, time...
September 9, 2021
  Individuality is THE Key Component   Is it difficult to maintain a different view of art, or life in general, and still succeed? Difficult, yes, but still possible. We know that the most famous artists of centuries past, were not...
March 22, 2021
    Girl's Gifts and Stocking Stuffers   'Tis the Season indeed! You may be looking for something a little different this year for the girls on your gift list? It's been a challenging year to say the least, and a gift...
December 9, 2020
  365 Days a Year Sale - What Could be Better?   Many more new jewelry pieces, and no place to put them. I think the solution to this problem is to make some of the pieces more visible, and more appealing by discounting prices. Temporary...
November 29, 2020
Baby's First Jewelry   Not long ago, I was looking around for jewelry for my grand-daughter, who was 3 at the time. What I had in mind was something colorful, durable, and attractive to a child's taste. No cupcakes, or mermaids, or...
October 11, 2020
  Brand New Tribal Teen Bright, youthful, optimistic and fun, are just some of the adjectives I use to describe these new pieces of teen plus jewelry. My objective was to design jewelry that says, "I'm ready for the future, and I know...
September 10, 2020
The $27 Tribal Bling Group in my Etsy Shop!     Tribal earrings in a size that anyone can wear,    at a price that everyone can afford!!!     Over the years, I've had so many comments from customers and friends...
February 3, 2020
    African Bracelets   Designing tribal bracelets with African beads is like assembling a puzzle. The vintage beads including Venetian, Millefiori, Krobo, Watermelon, come in various shapes and sizes and often the wear from...
December 7, 2019