LadySnooks

Jewelry by Betty Travell

Nottingham, Maryland 387 Sales On Etsy since 2008

5 out of 5 stars (171)

LadySnooks

Jewelry by Betty Travell

Nottingham, Maryland | 387 Sales

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Betty Travell

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About

Metal, Stone and a Passion

Sterling silver wire and beautiful stones have been a fulfilling part of my life for many years now. There is something magical about curling and twisting metal into something of beauty that is irresistible to me. I love adding an extra measure of beauty to a stone or fossil already handsome in their own right. This is my passion.

I've been doing jewelry for many years and I do all of the work myself. I design the jewelry with a drawing. I then create the jewelry most often with wire or sheets of metal such as sterling silver, copper or brass. I also make resin jewelry.

The resin pieces are usually done in layers and take several days to complete. Working with resin is fun because I can actually create a miniature world. My love of making and collecting miniatures and dollhouses goes back even further than making jewelry.

The cabochons are genuine gemstones or handmade dichroic glass, and occasionally some other exciting find such as a fossils.

I make gemstone and pearl bracelets and "lush" dangle bracelets with lots of beads and charms.

My work room has evolved into a studio and my work is ever evolving as I am constantly learn new techniques. My newest venture is polymer clay.

While working, my golden retriever, Molly, lays nearby. Add my music and a fragrant candle, and this is one of my favorite places to be. The pace can get hectic at times, but all in all this has been a fun experience.

I am detail oriented in all my work whether it be my wire wrapping, metalwork, or anything. I strive in my shop to give great customer service and to be completely honest about my materials and work.

I will always strive to create beauty from metal and stone.

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Shop members

  • Betty Travell

    Owner, Maker, Designer

  • Molly

    Chief Assistant

    Molly working hard at offering me moral support!

Shop policies

Last updated on September 13, 2017
At Lady Snooks Jewelry, I want to make your shopping experience as enjoyable as possible so you will buy from my shop again and again. You will find well-crafted and designed jewelry items with touches such as crystal accents, wire guards , double wrapped attachments and smoothly finished wire. I make all my jewelry myself in my shop in Nottingham, Maryland.

Accepted payment methods

Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Returns and exchange details
If you are not totally satisfied with the jewelry item I have shipped to you, return the item to me within 14 days. I will refund your full purchase price as soon as I receive the item by return mail in original condition, or you can pick another item in the same price range for exchange. The 14 days is extended at Christmas time to 14 days after Christmas if the item was purchased after November 20.
I always carry insurance on my shipments through the Etsy program. If an item is reported lost by a customer, I will follow the procedures for the insurance for reimbursement of the lost item.
Payment
Purchases can be made through PayPal, or direct buy with credit card. I do not accept checks or money orders.
Shipping
All purchases will be shipped within 1-3 business days of the order except with some custom orders.
A custom order may take longer depending on availability of materials and work involved. I will let the customer know in advance if more time is necessary or any additional expense. Shipping is with the U.S. Postal Service - 1st class or International 1st class . If an upgrade of service is desired to priority, I can do this for an extra fee to cover the extra postage.
Additional policies and FAQs
I do custom orders. However, before I commit to doing a special order, I need to make certain that I have or can obtain the materials within the time frame needed to do the work. I will let the customer know as soon as possible, usually with a day or two, what the cost would be and when it would be ready and wait for them to agree before I begin. If the order only involves lengthening a bracelet or necklace or some other minor adjustment, I will let the customer know immediately and usually there is no charge. On custom orders over $100, I will need a deposit of 20%. The remainder can be paid upon my completion of the item. I will place the item in my shop as a "Special Custom Order" for the customer only to purchase, and will let the customer know it is there and ready.