I have a strange addiction to vintage - especially vintage jewelry. Things that are worn and have a story just really turn me on. When I started on my jewelry making venture I was unsure of my path; I was creating more of what I thought people wanted rather than what I love. Thankfully, my … Continue reading My Vintage Jewelry Addiction and the Family that Enables Me
As you may know by now I love Thirsty Thursdays! I guess it's a throwback to long gone college days or perhaps it's just to signal and celebrate the coming weekend. The older I get, the more particular I am about my Thursday imbibe. Usually wine is the drink of choice - a nice … Continue reading Thirsty Thursday – Etsy Edition
The Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria’s reign in England – roughly the late 1800’s. It was immediately preceded by the Georgian era and followed by the Edwardian era. Victorian style is traditionally categorized by a sort of Gothic revival – very ornate details and bright, rich colors. A great example of this … Continue reading Vintage Style – Victorian Color and Inspiration
Time for another installment of my Terrific Tuesday, Etsy Faves. Green Mum sells reusable, Earth friendly tote bags in a huge array of styles and colors. They also do baby tees, dish towels and t-shirts. I love this Robot Lunch Bag - it's adorable!! You know I don't usually blog about other jewelry designers unless … Continue reading Terrific Tuesday – Etsy Faves!
Hello Wednesday, so glad to see you. It's the last few days before Christmas and I am (yet again) musing of Christmas pasts. Someone asked on Facebook this morning what movie first you would like to relive. I, of course, remembered way back to seeing Star Wars as just a wee lass (I was three!). … Continue reading Wednesday Ramblings…A Trip Down Memory Lane