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Family Photos with Matt Giambra Photography

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Family Photos with Matt Giambra Photography

Happy Valentine's Day! My hubby and I recently took natural, outdoor family portraits with Matt of Matt Giambra Photography. He met us at Moon Lake, in the Pinchot State Forest, located just outside of Wilkes-Barre in Northeast Pennsylvania. I love supporting other small businesses, so I was delighted to set up our first family photo shoot with Matt. Matt led us around to a few of his favorite hidden spots including a hilly meadow, a windy dirt road, and a quiet stand of trees filled with fallen leaves. With our one year old in tow, it was intended to be...

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2020 Holiday Deadlines for Custom Jewelry

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2020 Holiday Deadlines for Custom Jewelry

I know it's not even Halloween yet, but I have to remind you that if you're planning on ordering a one-of-a-kind piece for the holidays, all custom orders must be placed by November 1st to ensure delivery by December 24th. Spread the word! If you've been hoping to get a new piece of jewelry made for the holidays (as a gift for someone special, or a gift for yourself!), now's the time to reach out. You can respond directly to this email, or send me a message through my Contact Page.

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2nd Friday Art Walk in Pittston, PA

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2nd Friday Art Walk in Pittston, PA

Thank you to everyone who came out to the Pittston 2nd Friday Art Walk last week. I had a great time, and everyone I chatted with was loving shopping outdoors in the brisk fall air! My most popular ring last week was the Lamella Ring, which comes in black diopside, chalcedony, moonstone, and labradorite. There are only a few left, so snap yours up while you still can!

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WJA - Angela Monaco Jewelry Talk and Guided Meditation

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WJA - Angela Monaco Jewelry Talk and Guided Meditation

On Tuesday, August 25th, Philadelphia jewelry designer Angela Monaco of Ritual Shoppe joined us for a Women's Jewelry Association virtual event. During the event, Angela discussed health and wellness, meditation, crystals, tarot cards, oracle cards, and more. Angela also offered up a basket of goodies from her shop in exchange for donations to Project HOME, a "Philadelphia non-profit organization empowering individuals break the cycle of poverty and homelessness through affordable housing, employment, healthcare, and education." Image source

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My First Craft Show with Pittston's 2nd Friday Art Walk

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My First Craft Show with Pittston's 2nd Friday Art Walk

Thank you for coming out to Pittston's 2nd Friday Art Walk last week! I got a taste of the vibrant art scene in Pittston, PA, chatted with a ton of people about where to get the best local pizza in NEPA, and (of course!), found new homes for some of my favorite pieces of special, sterling silver jewelry. All this pizza talk is the exact kind of information I need, as I recently moved to Pittston from Philadelphia. Here's the full list of Pittston, Old Forge, Scranton, Wilkes-Barre (and more) pizza recommendations I received from locals: The Gramercy (owned by...

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