Sunday April 20th 2014

Tagged: jewelry

Maine-made shops to check out today

Maine-made shops to check out today
January 31, 2014

Here’s four “new-to-me” shops that make and sell things right here in Maine, including my new favorite go-to for jewelry. Check them out!

Andrew Haviland- craftsman

Andrew Haviland- craftsman
December 10, 2013

Real Mainer’s don’t wear diamonds. They wear barnacles. Meet Andrew.

Cute, quirky and handmade jewelry inspired by Steve Zissou

Cute, quirky and handmade jewelry inspired by Steve Zissou
August 13, 2013

Thais Marchese, a recent Portland transplant by way of the west coast, makes adorable stud earrings, jewelry and handmade items. She finds inspiration from everything she loves, including Wes Anderson films.

Loon necklace to benefit Maine Audubon from Turtle Love Co.

Loon necklace to benefit Maine Audubon from Turtle Love Co.
July 10, 2013

Maine Audubon has partnered with Turtle Love Co., a Portland-based jewelry company that specializes in fair-trade and vintage jewelry. They have created a one-of-a-kind loon necklace to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Maine Loon Count. Buy a necklace and 100% of the proceeds will go to the cause.

Created in Maine and inspired by travel, Mprint Jewelry’s new summer collection is here

Created in Maine and inspired by travel, Mprint Jewelry’s new summer collection is here
April 11, 2013

Emily Robertson, founder of MPrint Jewelry, loves the word “wanderlust”. She uses it to describe her new summer collection, inspired by travel and the feeling someone gets when they set off on a new journey. Click through to preview her latest collection and shop using an exclusive discount for Maine Today readers!

Handcast and inspired by the sea: jewelry by Andrew Haviland

Handcast and inspired by the sea: jewelry by Andrew Haviland
March 05, 2013

Andrew Haviland’s handcast barnacle rings have been on my mind since December. I finally tracked him down to find out a bit more about the inspiration behind his pieces. Handcast in white bronze, silver or gold, his jewelry are inspired by somewhat unexpected crustacean life. (Hint: not lobsters).

Vintage, handmade and awesome at new shop decades

Vintage, handmade and awesome at new shop decades
December 18, 2012

There’s a new vintage shop in town – and it’s good. If you’re in the market for some retro clothes, handcrafted jewelry, kitschy housewares or all of the above, be sure to check out Decades on Congress Street, right across from Coffee By Design. Come take a look!

10 under $10: local gift ideas for her

10 under $10: local gift ideas for her
December 11, 2012

Whether you’re on the hunt for some stocking stuffers, a crowd-pleasing yankee swap item or you’re just shopping on a strict budget, it’s still possible to shop small. After checking out the local talent this past weekend at MECA, Picnic and doing some digging on my own, I’ve found 10 great gift ideas for the ladies on your list, all for under $10.