Tag Archives: Necklace

Look What I Made: Bookish Charm Necklaces

C. S. Lewis once said “You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” It’s a sentiment that I am very familiar with. I love to curl up someplace with a … Continue reading

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Just a little frantic

I don’t know how this happened but Thanksgiving is less than a week away. Despite the fact that I start ridiculously early and work steadily throughout the year, I am not done with my Christmas crafting or shopping and that … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Wine-themed Charm Necklaces and Stitch Markers

I grew up on Long Island, NY where there are some incredibly beautiful vineyards where you can go, enjoy a glass of locally made wine (or two) and take in the beauty of the vines. This inspired me to create: … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Flower and Butterfly Charm Necklace

Another Christmas gift done. This one is for my husband’s cousin’s 7-year-old daughter, Leah. I was told that she is in her “girly phase” so I thought a daisy charm and a small butterfly made in bright pink Swarovski crystal … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Butterfly Lace Necklaces

UPDATE: The Lace Butterfly Necklaces and the Lavender Rose Earrings are now available on Ciarrai Studios I am so excited to share these new pieces with you guys. So excited that when it rained all week (robbing me of the … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Autumn Sunshine

I posted a new necklace / earrings set to Ciarrai Studios today. May I introduce: The Autumn Sunshine Necklace and the Autumn Sunshine Earrings: The Autumn Sunshine necklace is made from Moukaite Jasper gemstone beads in rich, warm, earthy shades of … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Phenonmenal Woman Necklace

UPDATE: This piece is now available on Ciarrai Studios. You can find it here: This is a piece I have been VERY excited about for some time. It is inspired by the poem “Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou (one of … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Sushi Pendants

I just finished making two new pendants for my etsy store, Ciarrai Studios. May I introduce: The Sushi Love Pendant and the Tuna Rolls Pendant: They are both so much fun and would be perfect for any sushi addict but … Continue reading

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Help Me Name This Necklace

I spent the afternoon making this: The pendant is a carved leaf made of Green Aventurine and the necklace itself is made of rich, brown ceramic beads and gold accents. The only problem is: I don’t know what to call it. I … Continue reading

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Look What I Made: Jade Pagoda Necklace and Earrings

A beautiful necklace and earring set made of rich, green Mountain Jade beads and bright, contrasting gold-plated accents. This set is all about color. The design is streamlined and minimal so that nothing distracts from the gorgeous coloration of the … Continue reading

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