Antique diamond rings are now the most coveted engagement rings of almost every woman who dreams of walking to the altar to wed her dream man, her soul mate. And you wonder why they are becoming more popular than contemporary designs! The best antique engagement ring is often made by hand, usually the handiwork of the best goldsmith or silversmith in town. Each curve and twist is intricately crafted and formed, each stone, painstakingly placed. Much hard work has been drawn into the accomplishment of antique rings which only the aristocracy could dream of. Here are several types of antique diamond rings made in the past hundred years, with those in the late 19th century supposedly being the best: During the years 1835 to 1900, vintage diamond rings were made using rose gold or yellow gold. Their designs range from the most simple to the highly intricate ones. They often…
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Stella & Dot is a fairly new business, I got hooked when one of my daycare parents told me she became a Stylist and wanted to know if I wanted to host a Trunk Show for her. I had no idea what Stella & Dot was but after looking at the “look book” I thought it would be fun to get my girlfriends together for a girls night in and some jewels.
Now the first thing that came to mind was this would be another version of Lia Sophia, but I was totally wrong. At the Lia Sophia parties I have been to there were little games and the hostess was put in the middle of the floor and acted as the model for the person doing the show.
When I had my Stella & Dot trunk show the stylist came over with her jewelry and accessories set them all…
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Polymer Clay Chocolate Cupcakes with a Cherry On Top
Polymer clay was my first medium I enjoyed creating and sculpting with. There are no limits with this medium, if you can think of it you can create it.
This is a set of chocolate cupcake earrings. They are $10 or $15 with the silver findings upgrade.