Laura J. Designs is a unique collection of intricate and flawless detailed work rendered with a variety of metals and a vibrant assortment of semi-precious stones. Designs ranges from stylish to sophisticated, antique to feminine, just view the collection.
Laura J is an emerging Philadelphia artist, distinguished in fashion magazines for her eclectic collection of fine handcrafted jewelry. With two diverse lines to chose from, Laura J. Designs is a unique collection of intricate and flawless detailed work rendered with a variety of metals and a vibrant assortment of semi-precious stones. Laura J. Designs ranges from stylish to sophisticated, antique to feminine, and is available in the Tri-state area to the discerning boutique shopper. Debuting in March 2004, Laura Jackson Weddings is a line of inspirational wedding pieces, and an exciting new addition. The wedding collection has been a hit, one look at the delicate pink pearls, crystals, twisted silk cord and romantic touches, and it’s obvious why brides and bridesmaids of many tastes find exactly what they have been looking for. Among her favorite mediums: sterling silver, copper and 14k gold laced with a diversity of stones ranging in color from ruby reds to turquoise blues. This Main Line native handcrafts every piece in her Philadelphia studio.
With a warm and creative energy that translates into her work, Laura is a designer to watch. Laura J. Designs combines elegance and sophistication with her exceptional handmade jewelry. Carried in stores nationwide, her line is known in high-end boutiques, galleries and jewelry stores. Using precious and semi precious stones such as Rubies, Sapphires, London Blue Topaz, Citrine, Peridot, Garnet, Amethyst, Tourmaline, Chalcedony, pearl and many others combined with beautiful metals, Laura creates stunning and unique designs. Briolettes in heart, pear and teardrop shape are some of her favorite cuts of semi-precious stones. Because these quality stones are cut to perfection, the appearance of her work is stunning. Not only are her designs stylish, hip and elegant, they also have extreme durability. Each pieces is handmade to perfection in everyway and gives off it’s own presence.
Laura has several collections consisting of handmade earrings, handmade necklaces, handmade bracelets and handmade wedding jewelry. Beautiful pearls with twisted silk cord or combined with lovely gold-filled or silver metals create an appearance that is luxurious and elegant. Some of Laura’s favorite metals are 14K gold-filled and Sterling Silver. 14 and 18K gold can be custom designed to suit every buyers needs. With the stunning gemstones Laura uses to create her handcrafted jewelry, each and every collection is a much have for the fashion forward cosmopolitan woman. Earrings come in Hoop, Chandelier, Chain and Drop styles and are affordable and reasonably priced. Necklaces range from a standard 16″ to multi strand wraps arounds or Lariattes. Multi chains dripping with style and elegance would fit into any wardrobe as well as LauraÕs more demure styles.
Delicate and breathtakingly beautiful necklaces and earrings designed with Rubies, Garnets, Tourmalines, Pearls and much more are the perfect accessory. If semi-precious and precious gemstones are not for you then the perfect solution is Laura’s handmade “Metals Jewelry Line” which consists only of metal. Quality designs that are hand hammered with a unique handcrafted look are some favorites. Most designs are finished with a matte or satin type of polish that gives the piece of jewelry an extremely unique and refined look. If you love Tourmalines, Chalcedony, Garnets, Citrine, Peridot, Lemon Topaz, London Blue Topaz, Quartz or any other gemstone then this is the handmade jewelry line for you. The variety that Laura J. Designs encompasses is beyond the imagination. There is truly something for any and every buyer. You can find delicate and refined or bold and funky jewelry. it is your choice!
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