Making stud earrings and dangle earrings

A question I’m often asked is whether I use the animal cut outs from my disc earring or pendant designs to make stud earrings. Unfortunately, the answer is no ūüôĀ It would be great if I could, but it just doesn’t work that way for a number of reasons including: I have to drill a […]

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Teeny tiny stud earrings

Most of my designs can be made larger or smaller on request. Today I wanted to share with you a couple of recent custom orders I have made where I decreased the size of the earrings. I photographed the smaller size next to the standard size for comparison. The dogs are really tiny at only […]

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New Australia Collection

I am excited to announce the release of my new Australia collection. This is a collection of jewellery featuring some of the amazing Australian flora and fauna. I hope to be adding more designs to this collection soon, but at the moment the collection includes the kangaroo, koala, platypus, echidna, wombat, emu, fairy penguin (or […]

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Product release: Finland Collection

I am excited to announce the release of my new product line the Finland Collection. This collection celebrates the natural beauty of Finland. The Finland Collection has been in the works for many months now. In that time I have spent countless hours designing, scrapping, and re-designing each item in the collection. Each piece¬†of jewellery¬†is […]

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Summer time in Finland

It’s summer here in Finland, my favourite season of the year. Summer time means lots of sunshine – in fact in the north the sun doesn’t set at all for part of the summer. It¬†also means lots of gorgeous fresh berries growing wild in the forests, relaxing next to the lake,¬†and¬†lots and lots of mosquitoes. […]

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Making an elephant pendant

For this post, I thought I’d give you a brief overview of the process of making an elephant pendant from Argentium sterling silver (with lots of photos of course).¬†There are so many steps involved in making these pendants and so much time goes into all of the sanding, polishing and finishing. The process all starts […]

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Inspiration from nature

I am lucky enough to live in a very beautiful part of the world. We live on a farm in Finland next to a beautiful and absolutely massive lake. Much of the farm is covered in forest, with a few oat fields in between. All year round the scenery is stunning, and¬†it fascinates me just […]

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First market for 2015

The market season in Finland is finally kicking off after a very long winter! Tomorrow I will be going to my first market for 2015¬†–¬†Kyl√§markkinat 2015¬†in V√§√§ksy. I’ve been busily working away creating lots of new jewellery designs as well as some new displays in anticipation of the upcoming market season. Here’s a sneak peak […]

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… and my second retail stockist too!

I posted only a few days ago that my jewellery is now available at¬†my first retail stockist –¬†Olo-huone in Helsinki. I am excited¬†to announce that as of today my jewellery is also available at a second retail stockist in Helsinki – Oma Kauppa. Matti and I delivered the jewellery and set up the display this […]

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My first retail stockist !!!

For a few months now Matti and I have been discussing contacting retail stores which may be interested in either selling my jewellery on a commission basis or placing a wholesale order. Matti and I have both spent many hours researching potential shops on the internet (which is not that easy for me given my […]

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