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i’m a girl who wears jewelry when i’m doing yard work. i love dressing up, even when i’m dressed down, so i design jewelry that looks equally sexy with a shovel and a cocktail dress.

i received my formal jewelry training in new zealand. between backpacking, hitchhiking, and busking in an old-time folk revival band, i met a jeweler who offered me an apprenticeship. while sharing his workshop i developed my ongoing love for jewelry design and fabrication.

since making my promise to my mentor that i would return home and continue to use the skills he taught me, i have developed my own style, which has manifested itself in a few distinct lines. while the lines differ from each other, each piece i design reflects my personal experience: from travel and culture to my love for nature. my favorite part of the design process is the challenge of incorporating…

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  • Born on November 10
  • Joined September 27, 2008

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leaves, shark teeth, prehnite, copper, gold, rubies, sapphires, tiny paintings, anything that flies

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i’m a girl who wears jewelry when i’m doing yard work. i love dressing up, even when i’m dressed down, so i design jewelry that looks equally sexy with a shovel and a cocktail dress.

i received my formal jewelry training in new zealand. between backpacking, hitchhiking, and busking in an old-time folk revival band, i met a jeweler who offered me an apprenticeship. while sharing his workshop i developed my ongoing love for jewelry design and fabrication.

since making my promise to my mentor that i would return home and continue to use the skills he taught me, i have developed my own style, which has manifested itself in a few distinct lines. while the lines differ from each other, each piece i design reflects my personal experience: from travel and culture to my love for nature. my favorite part of the design process is the challenge of incorporating classic design motifs into contemporary fashion. as my influences change, my jewelry changes.

my lines are in a constant state of modification, and i only make a limited number of each piece; so if you see something you like now, snatch it up! it may not be around next week.

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