10 Reasons to Create Saturday, April 19, 2014
Some people love creating things but claim they don't have the time, other people think they simply aren't creative and some feel like they've hit a creative road block. However, there is always a way to be creative, even when you don't have much time, creative thoughts flowing or aren't feeling very creative. Here are 10 reasons to create, so you can be sure to find a reason to start creating!
My Boyfriend Made Me a Necklace Tuesday, April 15, 2014
I'm very lucky to have a boyfriend who enjoys my craft and even offers to help out with any part of the creative process or business aspects that he can. It's really amazing to see him having fun creating some unique pieces with extra supplies I have, and it's always a nice surprise when he makes something special for me. The other day, he even surprised me with this gorgeous Wire Wrapped Tourmaline Nugget Necklace.
Gemstone Jewelry: A Sneak Peek at Our New Collection Tuesday, April 8, 2014
As you may have heard, yesterday we announced our new collection of gemstone jewelry that we're getting ready to launch. We've decided to start sharing a few of the gemstone jewelry designs we've created to give you all an idea of what to expect! My cousin Amanda Call, who has been shooting photos of the new collection, took the photographs of our new gemstone jewelry designs below.
First, here is our brand new Pyrite Trio Necklace, featuring three rough pyrite (also known as fool's gold) beads on an antiqued bronze chain.
5 Tips for Staying Creative Monday, February 17, 2014
It might seem hard to stay creative with all of the hustle and bustle of the world around us, but it's important not to forget that creative side of you. Exploring your creativity is a great way to relax, make new discoveries about yourself and simply do something you enjoy. Check out these 5 awesome tips for staying creative, no matter how busy you are!
Why I Love Making Jewelry Tuesday, February 11, 2014
While my jewelry creations to serve as a means of an income, they mean so much more to me than a dollar sign. Here are some of the many reasons why I love making jewelry and sharing my designs with all of you!
1. I'm passionate about creating. I love how making jewelry allows me explore one of the many creative avenues I've found an interest in over the years. Knowing that I'm creating a little piece of wearable art in each design drives me to enjoy the process all the much more.
5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Handmade for the Holidays Monday, November 18, 2013
Although it may seem easier to head to a department store or shop on a big name website this holiday season, supporting handmade businesses has a much bigger impact than giving your money to huge retailers in exchange for mass-produced goods. If you're in doubt, check out these 5 amazing reasons why you should buy handmade for the holidays: