Alexa Ritterhoff's Profile
About five years ago I stumbled upon a shop that sold the most interesting jewelry made with a variety of vintage components. Instant captivation! From that time I have had an obsession with vintage beads, brass, cabochons, cameos, the list continues. Since joining Etsy I have branched out to include pieces with to gold fill, sterling silver and gemstones. My goal is to create jewelry that is affordable, classic, but a bit different., something you would want to wear for a longtime!
I have made a great effort find as many American made materials as possible. I find that American made brass is of outstanding quality. I also try to buy American made chain: brass, gold filled and sterling silver.I am not always successful. But, 80% of the metals I use are American made. This means the price is a bit higher sometimes, and it also means my profuts sometimes suffer. But, when you buy…
- Born on June 14
- Joined April 11, 2010