I have been dealing in costume jewelry for over 20 years.
Co-owned a few antique/vintage stores in the Chicago area a few years back.
I restore jewelry.
After years of accumulation, what to do with all those gorgeous damaged broken pieces, beads, etc.......so in my spare time I make jewelry.
I had an idea making floral bib necklaces for my 2 nieces, after posting a few images on Facebook, they were a hit and sold a few...so why not try Etsy? So here I am now. I love it! People are super friendly! What a wonderful experience it has been.
Involved in lots of charity work, selling on Ebay, restorations, hubby, musician kids and 2 doggies, a toy yorkie named Nacho and a Pekapom named Desi who are just like children!
I make new jewelry from found damaged jewelry parts and pieces which can not be restored.
All my pieces are…
- Born on December 31
- Joined May 17, 2011