FULL Capacity

Posted on November 26, 2008

Disclaimer: After reading this post, you might feel tense. Please go sit down, drink a glass of cool water and take a deep breath. I cannot be held responsible for the stress you absorb. Please don't sue me. The only thing, really, that I could give you are a few pairs of GREAT earrings. You should just buy those for... Read More

The Lipstick Factor

Posted on November 21, 2008

Today I am nothing but a shower and some rouge. THAT =   I've recently discovered the power of lipstick. I never fully understood before. In fact, I have never really liked lipstick. Sure, I felt pretty when I'd paint my lips in the past, but it was almost a nuisance. Anyhow, we're going way beyond pretty here, folks. This... Read More


Posted on November 20, 2008

  I really love Portland. Last night Will picked me up on his motorcycle; the temperature was perfectly not-too-cold, the skies clear. When we hit the OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry) exit off of I-5, I saw an image similar to this:   I took a deep breath in and fell in love with Portland again. (This happens... Read More

Work with what you got

Posted on November 18, 2008

Lately, I've been experimenting with vintage lace. The response has been ...well...exactly how I felt when I finished the first pair: hot hot hot. (insert (HUGE tangent): That phrase just reminded me of a dance I did in my adolescence to a song called, Feelin' Hot Hot Hot. Wow. How come no one ever told me that wasn't really okay?... Read More

Entertainment and Jewelry?

Posted on November 16, 2008

When I decided to start writing this blog, I wasn't sure exactly what I would talk about or where the ideas would come from. I think it's been three days since I took the leap and made the blog commitment. That has become THREE whole days of stories and ideas bumping up against each other in my mind. Wow. I... Read More

After this post, I will no longer be a Blogger virgin

Posted on November 13, 2008

Hello B.L.O.G. world! I have been wildly overwhelmed by the new opportunities I discover daily as I continue in this crazy jewelry business I've created. I remember months ago when I was finally adjusting to the whole Etsy phenom, there was a kind woman who loved my designs so, that she asked if I had a blog so she could... Read More