concrete jungle

Welcome to the…..concrete jungle. Complete with quite the contrast of glittering crystals, illusion jewelry (more on this later) and a bit of velvet, it’s the perfect rocker-chic combination. DIY-ing thrift store tees is a MUST for you crafters – simply pick up band or graphic tees at the Goodwill (usually a couple bucks!) and bleach-dye. … Continue Reading

golden hour

COLLAB POST FEATURING MODEL:  Nikoletta WARDROBE: GENERATION BLISS BOUTIQUE JEWELRY/PHOTOGRAPHY:  QUIET LION CREATIONS The free-spirited flow of silken fabric matches an easy, breezy summertime afternoon…….and while yellow isn’t really my go-to color, it’s the perfect marigold hue for this mood. Mixing recycled fabric with coins, crystals, wooden beads and chain provides mixed-media artsy goodness, allowing … Continue Reading

summer colors

COLLAB POST FEATURING MODEL: @MISCHABLOOM JEWELRY/PHOTOGRAPHY:  QUIET LION CREATIONS A summery mix of shimmering crystals, rainbow sherbet colors, a little skate park grunge and silhouette sunsets combine to create my latest collab shoot. Featuring a couple of my latest statement necklaces, in styles ranging from boho-chic to eloquently elegant, we wanted to cover all themes for … Continue Reading

Drift Away – Men’s mini series

It’s all about asymmetry with my newest men’s pieces. With the help of some eclectic amulets, Arabic coins, stone tusks and Swarovski crystal accents, the look stays mismatched in all the best ways. Antiqued multi-metals add rusticity for that earthy, world-traveler vibe. As usual, pile on the layers by mixing short and long pieces – … Continue Reading

Firecracker

In honor of the Fourth, I’ve got here a chic update on the classic red, white and blue Americana attire. Why not take sleek silver components, shimmering crystals and a bit of bohemian glam to create a statement necklace set? As seen on Katie (below), this dynamic duo of chunky choker and even chunkier tassel … Continue Reading

bleach

PHOTOGRAPHY/JEWELRY/ROCK TEES: QUIET LION CREATIONS MODELS:  KARLEE DEWAN, FLAVIO AGUIRRE A bit of bleach, sprinking of sparkling Swarovski crystals and several safety pins totally transform these thrift store tees and tank into statement shirts. The flashier the better, an homage to the rock band gods of the 70’s and 90’s. Just like a power chord, grunge and glam strike … Continue Reading

seafoam

Mermaid hues of seafoam green, coral orange and cerulean blue mix and mingle in these handmade DIY bandana accessories. Much like my Crystal Hippie Headwrap, gemstones, crystals, accents and more come together for a bohemian bunch of goodness. Wear these as stylish headwraps, or even as statement chokers. To make some of your own, grab bandanas at … Continue Reading

black magic

COLLAB POST FEATURING PHOTOGRAPHY: DELANE ASHLEY PHOTOGRAPHY JEWELRY:  QUIET LION CREATIONS Double, double toil and trouble – just kidding, no real spells here, except for the enchanting gleams of shimmering sequins, Swarovski crystals and silvery accessories.  I would dress in this manner everyday if I could, but my morning laziness demands me to resort to … Continue Reading

garden party

Distressed denim and drippy chain, crystallized orchids and creamy pearls. Recycle jeans in the BEST way by turning them into edgy jewelry! These orchids came from a broken hair clip, so why not reinvent them with a scrap of denim for glam grunge style?…… V 90’s but still v 2017. To make your own, cut … Continue Reading

young artist spotlight: @maxy_sama

The girl can draw! For this post, I’ve teamed up with young artist Maddi (of YouTube account @maxy_sama) for a collab post featuring her art and my jewelry! I thought Maddi’s Joker drawing was the perfect inspiration for a necklace design. Hobby Lobby has an entire line of DC Comics themed charms, pendants and jewelry components … Continue Reading