handmade jewelry

I am always excited when new stores open on Martha’s Vineyard, especially when it’s in Oak Bluffs, and even more so when it’s not a t-shirt shop. So, you can imagine my joy when I heard about Driftwood Jewelry opening on Circuit Avenue in May. Not only is the new space simply beautiful — light […]

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Have you met Nettie Kent? If not, I bet you’ve seen her creations. This lovely, talented Island girl (born and raised) is a rising star in the jewelry world. In 2007 after college, Nettie started making jewelry while living in New York City. Through trial and error, she began creating pieces that really spoke to […]

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When Jeanine Mulholland’s son was born, she began making jewelry for herself, and his spirit and the joy he brought her became the inspiration for her pieces.  Her hand-stamped jewelry caught people’s eye wherever she went. People even began asking for her to create custom pieces to capture what was important in their lives, and […]

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I know it’s hard to believe, but Summer 2012 is almost over, and there are so many things left on my bucket list!  Why do June, July, and August go by so quickly? Luckily, this week I was able to cross one more thing off that list, a trip to the Featherstone Flea and Fine […]

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I first saw Stefanie Wolf’s jewelry at an Art Stroll during the Summer, in the Arts District in Oak Bluffs three years ago. Immediately, I fell in love with the glass bead jewelry she made.  I got my first piece at that event and now have several.  Over the years, I have gotten to know Stefanie, […]

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Though we may not have as many restaurants open, and there are no Target stores to get lost in for hours, we definitely have ways to have a little fun and enjoy a little retail therapy.  No ferry reservations required! Martha’s Vineyard has a vibrant year round community, and we are pretty creative with ways […]

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