Carey Ann's Profile
Bella Rosina Jewelry Boutique was created by Carey Ann in the Portland area after many women friends and family received handmade jewelry as gifts. From the beginning, all of the designs were created with European glass. Having admired Italian glass makers and being Italian, there was a strong desire to create with pieces of art that combined ancient history and heritage, thus designing with genuine Venetian glass.
My Grandmother's name is Rose and when she was a little girl, her mother, Concetta who was a native Roman and Neapolitan (she lived both places), always called her Rosina.
The earliest handmade item I remember creating was an embroidered tea towel, a gift for my Godmother and special Aunt JoAnn. It was important for me as that little girl in pigtails to give back a handmade gift to the woman who only gave...
- Born on August 13
- Joined July 8, 2009