Ivy Long's Profile
Heirloom-quality bridal jewelry and accessories with a romantic, vintage inspired sensibility.
About the Artist:
The daughter of a milliner and textile artist, Ivy Long grew up fascinated by the beautiful fabrics, trims, and beads in her mother's studio and learned to sew, knit, and embroider at an early age. Soon jewelry overtook all of her other creative interests and she went on to apprentice with and work for several jewelry designers while still in her teens. Her passion for lace was sparked in her early twenties when she came by chance across a book of reproductions of Renaissance Venetian needlelace patterns. Captivated, Ivy began experimenting with real metal threads to create delicate lace motifs, designing her own patterns and eventually combining her love of needle arts with her jewelry-making expertise. The feminine and timeless character of…
- Joined February 12, 2008