Heather DeSimone's Profile
Made in my studio in Chandler, Arizona OR in my satellite studio in the Summer, in North Yarmouth, Maine.
All hand-made by me, Heather DeSimone (just in case you thought my name was Leetie... read my profile for that story). I hand-set all of the vintage lucite parts into earrings & hand-string all of the necklaces and bracelets.
I co-owned a bead & jewelry supply company from 1993-2014, The Beadin' Path & BeadinPath.com, based in Freeport, ME. We purchased 40,000 lbs of vintage lucite beads & components & oddball shapes from a Rhode Island warehouse in the Summer of 2004. The had manufactured parts and jewelry components from 1963 through 1982 and went by the name Best Plastics. There were loads of beads, but also other lucite components that needed to be set by hand with posts, or otherwise manipulated to be made into…
- Born on April 12
- Joined January 19, 2008