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Max and Ellie Montana Sapphire Engagement Ring

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Max and Ellie Montana Sapphire Engagement Ring

It's hard to keep quiet about the custom projects I always have in the works, and I'm so happy I get to share this one now! After we met at the Manayunk Arts Festival last summer, Max reached out to me to create a special custom engagement ring.   To start, we chatted about design inspiration, which included leaves, twigs, and lots of sapphires. After reviewing several design options, Max chose this delicate 14kt white gold engagement ring. The swirled leaf engraving speaks to the organic inspiration, and double claw prongs lend a vintage touch. Next, we perused the selection...

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Marie Forleo Book Party in Philadelphia Style

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Marie Forleo Book Party in Philadelphia Style

Check out this article from Philadelphia Style that shows some highlights from the pop-up shop I participated in earlier this fall. Bela Shehu of NINOBrand and Karin Copeland arranged for a curated selection of local Philadelphia jewelers, artists and creatives to sell work exclusively to the Marie Forleo book tour crowd. This pop-up shop was part of Bela's Private School Experiment, which "designs and hosts interactive experiences for the curious and the creative, creating experimental installations that entice and delight the senses.  Begin the night with an interactive shoppable experience from Private School. Engage with the designers behind some of...

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Gemarama!

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Gemarama!

I picked up some new cabochon gemstones this weekend at Gemarama, which is hosted by the Tuscarora Lapidary Society. I realized that I've been meaning to go to this show for TEN. YEARS. My to-do list is slowly going down...

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Marie Forleo's Book Tour for Everything is Figureoutable

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Marie Forleo's Book Tour for Everything is Figureoutable

Here are a few shots from last nights's pop-up shop during the Marie Forleo book tour for her brand new self-help book Everything is Figureoutable. Thank you to Bela Shehu from NINOBrand and Karin Copeland for bringing us all together! I had a table set up with all of my Christine Alaniz Designs jewelry, as well as a carefully curated selection of Navona Handmade goods available for sale.

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40th Annual Danville Arts & Crafts Festival

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40th Annual Danville Arts & Crafts Festival

It's time for fall craft shows! This Saturday I'll be selling the jewelry I create for Navona Handmade at the 40th Annual Fall Arts & Crafts Festival in Danville, Pennsylvania, which is located about one hour west of Wilkes Barre. When: Saturday, September 7th, from 9am - 5pm Where: We'll be set up right outside fo Julia's very own Knack Creative Studio, at 339 Mill Street, Danville, PA 17821 Over 125 local vendors exhibit their fine arts and photography, handmade crafts, soaps and beauty items, and more! So, you'll feel really good supporting the local economy while acquiring unique gifts...

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