threepeats Jewelry NYC's Profile
To see the items currently in my etsy shop, click here! http://threepeats.etsy.com
I've always collected vintage jewelry but didn't wear much of it. It was too heavy, too fragile or too tacky! One summer I decided to see if I could use some of the beads and chain from broken pieces I had to create a necklace I would actually wear...one that was long, light and versatile.
As a dance teacher in NYC, I wanted a necklace that I could get on and off easily and that would look good no matter how it slipped around my neck! The design I came up with included three chain sections interspersed with three beaded sections...three repeated sections...or (tada!) threepeats. My designs have evolved over time and now I also work with recycled t-shirt yarn, silk ribbon from recycled saris, felted wool beads and vintage ribbon and lace AND I…
- Joined January 25, 2008