July 11, 2018

All of the Pearls

Even before I got serious about making jewelry, I loved pearls. Not so much the traditional strand of cultured pearls (although I like those, too), but pearls that are a little different. Back in my 20s, I bought a long silver necklace made with mother of pearl freeform nuggets (I didn't know what they were back then, but now I do) that I cherished and still remember fondly.
September 16, 2014

Designing Custom Jewelry Pieces—How the Process Works

I love designing custom pieces, because it's usually exciting and gratifying for both me and my client. Often, the process leads to a new friendship, a new design that I can add to my collection, or both!
August 5, 2014

Find Out What Really Happens at a Photo Shoot

Sometimes—not often, but sometimes—everything just works. That’s what happened with my summer 2014 photo shoot. It started when I saw a street style feature by my friend […]