Lita Ristuccia's Profile

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I am a retired dentist, now stay at home Mom to my two younger children, as my oldest son is now in college. I have always loved color and design and after being at home for awhile decided I wanted to be back to work in a more creative, colorful venue. I started beading jewelry using semi-precious stones and solid gold and sterling or thai 999 pure silver beads and findings. The components are high quality, beautiful, lustrous. I was giving my creations as gifts to family and friends as well as making donations of my jewelry to the fundraisers of the schools my children attended. When I was greeted with enthusiasm, I decided I wanted to expand to selling.

I love blocks of color, and unbalanced or asymetrical designs. There is no "middle" to my bracelets and necklaces as each part should be its own focal point. My earrings are often "upside down", one from the other. I enjoy mixing vintage or…

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  • Female
  • Born on June 20
  • Joined November 30, 2007

Favorite materials

labradorite, moonstone, carnelian, aquamarine, gold

About

I am a retired dentist, now stay at home Mom to my two younger children, as my oldest son is now in college. I have always loved color and design and after being at home for awhile decided I wanted to be back to work in a more creative, colorful venue. I started beading jewelry using semi-precious stones and solid gold and sterling or thai 999 pure silver beads and findings. The components are high quality, beautiful, lustrous. I was giving my creations as gifts to family and friends as well as making donations of my jewelry to the fundraisers of the schools my children attended. When I was greeted with enthusiasm, I decided I wanted to expand to selling.

I love blocks of color, and unbalanced or asymetrical designs. There is no "middle" to my bracelets and necklaces as each part should be its own focal point. My earrings are often "upside down", one from the other. I enjoy mixing vintage or antique components as pendants or clasps with my beads and findings. I find it makes for an interesting combination of the old and the modern in one piece. I hope you enjoy my jewelry as much as I do creating it.

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