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Gems in the Rough: A Visit to Harvard’s Museum of Natural History

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Gems in the Rough: A Visit to Harvard’s Museum of Natural History

After the trunk show at Alchemy 925 in Belmont wrapped up, we visited Harvard’s Museum of Natural History, where we spent some time checking out their fantastic collection of mineral specimens. In this blog post, I show side by sides of various gems in rough form, and finished jewelry!

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How I Unwind: Relaxing and Exploring the Big Island of Hawai’i

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How I Unwind: Relaxing and Exploring the Big Island of Hawai’i

Jewelry design doesn’t really have an “off season,” but just like most folks I am susceptible to the lazy, laid-back allure of summer vacations. Which means my wanderlust’s heart demands travel! I am just back from a girls’ trip with my cousins, Jean and Kathy, on the the big island of Hawai’i and it was GLORIOUS.

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Hello Baltimore! What I Did at the ACC Show

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Hello Baltimore! What I Did at the ACC Show

I just got back from the American Craft Council trade show and thanks to both the ACC and the city of Baltimore, I had a blast! Here's a recap!

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Inspiration and Relaxation in Greece and Italy

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Inspiration and Relaxation in Greece and Italy

Come with me to Greece and Italy! This post is a travelogue of my recent trip.

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Soaking Up Fashion and Design in New York

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Soaking Up Fashion and Design in New York

This summer was so packed with travel that I think I’m two flights short of achieving “jet-setter” status! After my adventures in Vegas, I headed off to New York last month to scope out the Jewelers of America (JA) show. I was invited to join a small, select group of jewelry designers who will be featured in the JA New Designer Gallery in March of 2018, and wanted to get a feel for the show and the space. This gallery is invitation-only, and I’m honored and excited to have been selected! And my trip was a short one, but as...

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