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My designs are a reflection of many things. Of course seasons bring change, but even dreams have been known to work their way into a piece.

I make jewelry in small batches, like good cookies.
Taking time to pay attention to even the tiniest detail, you won't find me making the same thing day after day after day.

As a young girl growing up in Iowa you would often find me sitting on the front porch turning my old gum wrappers into beads.
The desire to create something, whether it be from found objects or precious metal & stone, has always been a constant in my life.

I want you to 'feel good' wearing one of my pieces.
A great pair of earrings have the power to make you want to wear your hair up, or put your clothes on last!…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 10
  • Joined February 23, 2007

Favorite materials

aquamarine, oxidized silver, bronze, gold filled, unusual, rare, vintage, antique, trade beads, venetian, glass, wire wrap, gemstones

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J E W E L R Y by Karen Gilbert

About

My designs are a reflection of many things. Of course seasons bring change, but even dreams have been known to work their way into a piece.

I make jewelry in small batches, like good cookies.
Taking time to pay attention to even the tiniest detail, you won't find me making the same thing day after day after day.

As a young girl growing up in Iowa you would often find me sitting on the front porch turning my old gum wrappers into beads.
The desire to create something, whether it be from found objects or precious metal & stone, has always been a constant in my life.

I want you to 'feel good' wearing one of my pieces.
A great pair of earrings have the power to make you want to wear your hair up, or put your clothes on last!

Have a look... you just may find something unusual, a timeless piece that you'll easily become emotionally attached to!

I may also be found on the web: http://www.karengilbertdesigns.com

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I do some of my purchasing from other sellers under etsy user name "weathered".

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