December 2, 2017

Our newest original cuff design is heavily inspired by the Tuareg jewels created by the folks indigenous to the Saharan Desert. Very fine lines and organic details. 

Many of our pieces conjure the idea of One Love for me. What that means exactly is that we often combine...

September 18, 2017

We have just completed an incredible custom project that was a true collaboration of love at its root. Love of a story, love of turquoise, love of old Native jewels and love of family. 

A friend, and one of our favorite customers, brought over a piece that was a compone...

August 29, 2017

"REJOICE with your family in the beautiful land of life." - Albert Einstein

We took a spontaneous trip to the beach and found a treasure... our new favorite beach town to escape to. Which also happens to be less than an hour from incredible, clear natural springs!...

June 14, 2017

 "Native tribes in the Southwest have been creating ornamental jewelry for many hundreds of years. Before the Spanish ever arrived, these tribal artists had mastered the art of heishi bead rolling and lapidary. However, it was not until the 1800s that they learned to w...

June 14, 2017

 An impromptu opportunity to capture a lovely selection of our jewels in the morning light. Our original jewels beside genuine Navajo stamped cuffs and age old treasures from decades past, looking radiant with a beautiful silk scarf from India that was a recent gift an...

June 13, 2017

A sweet way to kick off summer break bejeweled in our finest turquoise jewels, Navajo cuffs and Santo Domingo beadwork frolicking about the wild flowers in the swampy jungle. These two young ladies had a blast primping and preparing before piling on the jewels. They ca...

September 18, 2016

A branch of the Indian Summer 2016 series #straightouttaIndia is an exclusive collection I've created for the Hemline stores that currently carry Bayou Bohemian jewels. Limited one of a kind pieces available in Lafayette and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It is a growing coll...

March 15, 2016

The pieces in this collection are inspired by Turquoise ultimately but also by shapes familiar with the Southwest and those range of colors found in the desert sky.  To be honest I myself am actually dreaming of a visit to New Mexico but for know my dream will live on...

October 23, 2015

For me the idea of Indian Summer is holding on to the warmth and freedom of summer days. Not wanting to see it go. 

 

For this collection it is the inspiration of the Western and Eastern Indians that are woven together along with other handmade f...

October 23, 2015

Happy to be a part of this lovely bohemian feature Indian Summer in the August issue of the local paper The Independent. (click image for full write-up)

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