Julie McCarthy's Profile
After spending all of my life on Long Island, NY, I decided to head off to the big city of Boston in the pursuit of higher learning and new life experiences. By day, I teach HS English and Writing for the Boston Public Schools and by night, I am left to pursue other interests which include baking, reading, and making jewelry. It’s been an unpredictable and exciting ride so far and I look forward to see where things go.
The idea for a jewelry business began with a few fruitless shopping trips. Like birds and infants, I’ve always been attracted to anything that glistens, so jewelry was a natural obsession for me. It became harder and harder to find affordable, high quality jewelry that I could wear every day or for a special occasion as I grew older. And so finally, after going store to store in the hunt for the perfect pair of earrings in the sweltering heat of late June in 2006, I decided to learn how to make…
- Born on May 16
- Joined October 23, 2007