Carole Lombard’s Jewelry

What I like about my work is that I am able to recreate something from the past. Something of value, a lost jewel and then I get to bring the gem back to life. Carole Lombard was an American film actress. She was particularly noted for her energetic, often off-beat roles in the screwball comedies... Continue Reading →

“The Young Victoria’s” Crown

Repairing the Crown from one of my favorite films The Young Victoria was just plain fun! The Young Victoria was released in 2009. Several years later the  Getty Museums  and Swarovski of Los Angeles, sponsored the lecture - Designing Victoria: Visual Sources for Historical Costume. Sandy Powell and Deborah Landis were the guest speakers.  While attending the lecture... Continue Reading →

Victorian Pendant | Gaslight

Two tone plating as shown below truly added to the beauty of the pendant. This was the start of a new adventure for me. Shortly after this project I was commissioned by The Collection to recreate three more Hollywood gems from the past: a brooch for Carole Lombard, a pendant for Greta Garbo and a brooch for... Continue Reading →

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