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In the spring of 2007 I received a "pay it forward" challenge from my parents inspired by Oprah. The challenge was given to each of the children and grandchildren and consisted of a small amount of money along with a note asking us each to "pay it forward" by investing the money in someone else. Although the money was not enough to truly start a business it sparked an idea...wouldn't it be wonderful if I could begin something that had some longevity and could continue to give beyond the amount given me.
Over those next few months I explored a number of ideas but kept primarily focused on jewelry as it was one of my passions and I had been designing jewelry for about 7 years. I began exploring pearls and knew immed…
- Born on November 27
- Joined February 26, 2009