New Stuff

A look at some of the Summer 2016 Items

Now that the Etsy store is up and going again, I took the time to put together a little “video lookbook” of some of the summer items.

As always, if you see something you like, but would love it in a different size, or color or what have you, just let me know!

 

(And here’s a small reminder to my Canadian friends-I cannot ship to Canada until the Canada Post strike is settled. But as soon as it is, I will be back to shipping up there like I always have! )

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New Stuff

Shop Preview pt. 2!

Today’s preview is all about sapphires. 🙂 I’ve had a few tiny yellow and blue sapphire beads for awhile, so I decided it was time to do something with them!

They're bitty and cute!
They’re bitty and cute!

The beads all have slightly different colors and whatnot, but I think that adds to the charm and individuality of the pieces.

 

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It’s simple and adorable!

I really look forward to seeing what ya’ll think of the new stuff!

How to

How to Measure Your Ring Size Without A Printer

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When you see me in person to size a ring, I’ve got the fancy ring sizers. (Well, I think they’re fancy!)  Generally when you order online from me, I’ll direct you to any number of printable ring sizers.  They’ve got varying degrees of accuracy, but I can work with them.

So, what happens if you don’t have a printer? Well, since this happened very recently with me, I got to looking on the internet to see what I could find.  I don’t know if this is a perfect fix, but it’s a start, anyway!  Feel free to try it out and let me know how it coincides!

What you’ll need:

A ruler and a thin strip of paper. That’s it! Oh, and scissors to cut the paper!

  1. Take the scissors and cut a thin strip of paper.
  2. Wrap the paper around the finger you want to measure. Try to keep the paper near your knuckle, because a ring has to be able to go over your knuckle.
  3. Mark the spot where the paper meets and measure the distance with your ruler.
  4. Use this little chart thing to determine your ring size. Rings also come in half sizes, the measurements of which will fall somewhere in between the whole sizes.

I found this chart online, so no credit to me. 🙂

Size 4: 1 13/16 inches

Size 5: 1 15/16 inches

Size 6: 2 1/16 inches

Size 7: 2 1/8 inches

Size 8: 2 1/4 inches

Size 9: 2 5/16 inches

Size 10: 2 7/16 inches

Size 11: 2 9/16 inches

Size 12: 2 5/8 inches

Size 13: 2 3/4 inches

Size 14: 2 7/8 inches