Friday, March 11, 2011

March's Birthstone

Aquamarine is the lovely gemstone of the month of March - ( my favorite stone, as March is my birthday month!) The word "aquamarine" comes from  the Latin  words for " water" and "sea". It is purported to have many healing properties for the wearer such as bringing peace and serenity, conflict resolution, insight, harmony and good luck. Even if you don't believe in its powers - it's beautiful blue green color is enough to lure you in! Here are some examples of pieces I have made using this seductive stone-

Monday, March 7, 2011

A Blustery Day

We are having some typical March weather today - cloudy, sunny, warm, cold, lots of wind! I made a treasury inspired by the weather with members from the Jewelry on Etsy Team and the Etsy Treasury Team - enjoy!