• Artisan Jewelry,  Handmade Jewelry,  My Etsy Shop,  Remy and Me. Jewelry

    This is Now, That was Then … Toggle Necklaces

    From time to time I come across pictures of past Remy and Me. designs. They span more than a decade and whenever I see pics, a flood of memories come back to me. Mostly I remember the women who bought the pieces but I also remember the time of my life when I made it or what inspired the design. Today, I am looking back on my toggle necklaces.  I recently brought the design back to my shop. I just love the front closure.  The toggle brings a simple yet wonderful detail to a necklace. Here are a few pics of current toggle necklaces I have listed at my Etsy…

  • Handmade Jewelry,  How to Wear,  My Etsy Shop

    Summertime in January

    It’s been 80 degrees+ here in Northern California the last couple of days. The warm weather reminds me of summertime so I got out my favorite navy blue maxi dress from The Gap and styled it with a couple of necklaces. I love the layered look and think it’s a trend here to stay. It’s such a wonderful way to mix and match pieces in your jewelry collection and tell a story …

  • My Etsy Shop,  Remy and Me. Jewelry

    Introducing the Amelie Necklace

    Hello Friends, As the holiday season draws near, I am excited to introduce the very first of a collection of custom hand-knotted silk cord gemstone necklaces. The Amelie Necklace is oh-so-sweet and would make a wonderful gift for a loved one or yourself. The delicate design is lightweight, easy to wear and loved by girls 7 to 77. It features a single stone briolette and is available in 14k gold-filled or sterling silver. I would wear this necklace on a winter weekend, paired with a ribbed tank, a cozy sweater, thermal leggings, thick socks and my hair piled loosely in messy bun. Add a big mug of tea and a…