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Thursday, December 10, 2015

Romantic Vintage Cameo Jewelry Christmas Gifts


My vintage cameo jewelry necklaces, bracelets and even an anklet make fantastically romantic gifts for Christmas!  You'd better hurry though. They're each handmade, one of a kind, and almost sold out!

One of my favorites is this Swans Cameo Necklace shown above. Swans are a symbol of enduring love and this vintage cameo is hand painted on mirrored glass for a truly lovely affect. I surrounded it with a mix of crystal rondelles and gemstone beads in coordinating colors. It's almost half price in my holiday sale!


This lovely roses vintage cameo ankle bracelet / anklet is the only one available.  It's a vintage 1950's hard resin cameo that I surrounded with mother of pearl gemstone beads. Gorgeous ivory color and on sale, too!

Snag some bargains in my huge holiday sale.

 

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Orchid Heart Turquoise Necklace December Birthstone Jewelry Gifts


Here's another beautiful turquoise necklace for December birthday girls with a bit of an island flavor.

Lots of natural blue turquoise are teamed with cherry quartz gemstone beads to accent the cloisonne heart pendant.  I love the exotic orchid flower design.

A wonderfully romantic handmade Christmas or birthday gift!

And it's on sale!

Shop Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry now for more romantic holiday gifts.  
Handmade, one of a kind and perfect for your special someone!

Turquoise Lucky Koi Necklace Birthstone Jewelry for December Birthdays


Turquoise is the birthstone for December birthdays.  It is one of my favorite gemstones.  Good thing since I'm a December birthday girl!

The turquoise necklace shown at top is a beautiful combination of blue green turquoise and burnt orange carnelian gemstone beads.  And check out that gorgeous rare vintage Chinese pottery shard pendant.  Koi fish symbolize wealth and success.  
Now that would make a fabulous Christmas or birthday gift!

AND it's on sale!

Shop Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry now to snag some bargains, 
plus free standard shipping to US addresses!

Red Bracelets Perfect for Christmas Gifts


I'm feeling very merry today.  It must be from thinking about festive red bracelets perfect for the holiday season and Christmas gift giving!  

The floral bracelet shown at top is a sweet treat I call Winter Garden Snow Blossoms. Love the three dimensional carved red coral flower.

This red bangle bracelet is loaded with sterling silver and vintage red glass beads. 
Lots of sparkle and movement!


Red coral and green aventurine gemstones sing Christmas in this flower bracelet.
Remember, my handmade jewelry pieces are one of a kind.  
Shop the holiday sale to snag some bargains, plus free shipping to US addresses! 



Thursday, November 26, 2015

Black Friday Sale at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry



Black Friday weekend usually involves a whole lot of early rising and avoiding elbows of all those other bargain shoppers.  Not at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry!

No Lines!  Shop in your PJs and tell your friends!

Our Black Friday Holiday Sale has begun with 40% off everything.  Yes, you read that right:
40% off EVERYTHING

Shop Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry now for unique one of a kind handmade necklaces, bracelets, earrings, anklets, pendants and pins.  Free standard shipping to US addresses.

What are you waiting for?  Shop now!



Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Early Bird Holiday Sale at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry

We just couldn't wait for Black Friday.
Our Holiday Sale has begun!

 Snag a one of a kind gift for someone special
or treat yourself!

You'll find lots of my handmade 
on sale just in time for the holidays.

Something you love isn't on sale?  
Be sure to come back for our 
Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales! 

Monday, November 16, 2015

Citrine Earrings for November Birthday Girls


The birthstone for November is citrine and it is one of my favorite gemstones.  Check out these earrings that include some big fat faceted citrine beads.

These handmade floral lampwork and citrine earrings shown above look so joyous and cheerful!


These hand carved white daisy and citrine earrings may have you thinking: he loves me.

Click over to my web shop to see other beautiful earrings I've created with citrine, plus bracelets and necklaces, too.  Remember, each piece is handmade and one of a kind.

Shop Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry with a 10% discount code: BRJNEW and you'll also receive free shipping to US addresses.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Citrine Bracelets for November Birthday Girls


Citrine is the birthstone for November and though I'm not a November birthday girl, it is one of my favorite gemstones.

Shown above is a one of a kind sweet flower bracelet with citrine and mother of pearl flower bracelet at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry. The flower and leaves are hand carved. When I added the citrine to this piece it just felt so happy!


A little bolder and a bit Boho, this cherry blossom flower bracelet is a luscious combination of cherry quartz and sunshine yellow citrine.  It, too, is a one of a kind piece at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry.

Citrine symbolizes individuality and confidence, light heartedness and joy.  It is said to enhance mental clarity and creativity, as well as combat stress and depression.  Historically, Greeks and Romans used citrine during the first and second centuries, wearing it as a protective talisman. Read more in my jewelry guide for gemstone lore.

Shop Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry now for your special November birthday jewelry gifts. You'll find handmade one of a kind jewelry pieces that make perfect gifts!

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Lucky Koi Necklace is Perfect for Fall at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry


Symbolizing renewal, this Koi goldfish necklace is not only a wonderful lucky talisman, it is perfect for your fall jewelry wardrobe.  I combined gorgeous natural burnt orange carnelian gemstone beads with some amazing copper orange freshwater pearls.  All hand wire wrapped with copper jeweler's wire.

The pendant is an amazing hand carved three dimensional natural carnelian koi goldfish.

According to Japanese legend, the strongest koi swims upstream until it reaches the final waterfall, where it vaults into the mists and becomes a water dragon.  The koi a symbol of worldly aspiration and advancement.  Because of its strength and determination to overcome obstacles, it stands for courage and the ability to attain high goals.  The koi is generally accented as a symbol of good fortune by many cultures in the world.
This is a one of a kind necklace.  Shop Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry now!

Friday, April 24, 2015

#MothersDay Sale at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry


Snag some unique one of a kind gifts including vintage mother and child cameo bracelets, plus all our handmade earrings.

Snag some bargains and a special one of a kind gift for your favorite mother!

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Heart and Flowers Valentine Sale at Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry

 Just in time for romantic Valentine's Day gift giving...
All heart and flower jewelry is on sale at Bittersweet Ridge!

You read that right!  Choose from one of a kind necklaces, bracelets, earrings, pins, anklets and more - all including a heart, flower, or rose pendant or charm.

Make your Valentine's Day gifts something extra special with 
unique handmade jewelry gifts from Bittersweet Ridge Jewelry!