Monday, May 24, 2010

BESTeam Weekly Feature:

This week we get to feature Moonangelnay, whom just had a baby girl - CONGRATULATIONS!!! has beautiful Contemporary Wall Decor,  Art Photography & Photo Jewelry.

Cold Heart 5x7 Inch Archival Print - Creative Fine Art Photography

Moon Angel Nay is created by Naomi from Birmingham, West Midlands, UK. She is a digital artist and photographer (now a member of Photographers on Etsy - POE Team and fPOE).

Soul Nature, Fine Art Prints - Greetings Card Collection

She is inspired by the human form, philosophy, nature, free will and color. 

Flutter By - Polymer Clay Rectangle Photo Pendant Necklace


You can find her online at:

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Monday, May 17, 2010

BESTeam Weekly Feature:

Today we are featuring HANDCRAFTED jewelry from Maria Bella Jewelry.   Maria Bella Jewelry is unique, contemporary, and a one-of-a-kind piece of wearable art.  Rarely is a design duplicated.  

Visit Maria Bella Jewelry online:
Etsy Shop:
Etsy Bead Store: 
Facebook FAN Page:!/pages/Maria-Bella-Jewelry/305061879778?ref=ts

Did you see Skip Alexander's feature in the KC Star?  Read below for more information!!!

Have a good week, mine will be filled with busy busy things!

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Kansas City Star Magazine Feature

I am so happy to announce that my husbands rings were featured on page 2 of the Kansas City Star Magazine on May 16, 2010!!!

■ Designer Skip Alexander of Independence makes sterling silver and copper rings accented with gold fill, silver or Swarovski crystals. $15-$40 at Scandinavia Place, 209 N. Main St., Independence, 816-461-6633

From left to right; Copper and Sterling Silver Rivetet Hammered Band (Sold), Sterling Silver Band with Light Siam Swarovski Chessboard Crystal (Sold), and Sterling Silver Band with Gold-Fill Wrapped Accent.

Two of these fabulous rings have already sold!  No two rings are ever a like, this means you are getting a unique piece of jewelry that no one else will have.

More rings to choose from at: Scandinavia Place, 209 N. Main St., Independence, 816-461-6633

Have a good day,


Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Dichoric Glass Pendant Giveaway

Our giveaway has now ended.  And The Winner Is....

First Place Dichroic Glass Pendant Winner is: JenniferP
Second Place Gift Certificate Winner is: Samy
Third Place Gift Certificate Winner is: Beth

I will shoot all our winners an email with all the details.  Thank you for participating in our giveaway!!!


It is time for another fabulous giveaway!!!  This is for a one of a kind, handmade Dichroic Glass pendant with a retail value of $17.50.

 It has light blue, midnight blue and burnt orange.  You may see other colors as well, as it reacts differently to light.  This piece measures about a 1/2 inch wide by a little over an inch long, from the top of the bail to the bottom.  You receive the pendant only with sterling silver plated bail.

Giveway starts now and runs thru May 31st at midnight.  A winner will be announced June 1.

How To Gain Entries - leave your e-mail address in each comment:
  1. Become a follower of our blog - leave 1 comment telling me you are following our blog
  2. Stop by - leave 1 comment telling me your favorite item at that shop - a link is good too.
  3. Stop by - leave 1 comment telling me what supply items I should sell there.
  4. Stop by - leave 1 comment telling me your favorite item at that shop - a link is good too.
  5. Follow us on twitter: - leave 1 comment listing your twitter account name
  6. Tweet about this giveaway put this in your tweet: @alexandersd - leave 1 comment with the link to your tweet
  7. Like us on facebook:!/pages/Alexanders-Deisgns-Jewelry-By-Jenny-Skip-Alexander/238918039755?ref=ts - leave 1 comment with your facebook user name or link to your facebook
  8. Promote our giveaway on facebook - leave 1 comment with link to your promotion
You have 8 chances to win!  Hurray giveaway ends May 31st!

Entry into our giveaway is free, just some leg work on your part.  I will even spring for shipping.

Let the giveaway BEGIN!!!

Monday, May 10, 2010

BESTeam Weekly Feature: Love Elycia

I am proud to feature Love Elycia this week.  I just love her shop and her pictures, go check them out:  Isn't she cute!

Her products are cute too.  I just love her use of mustaches...

She creates a full line of accessories; head bands, brooches/pins, purses and hair clips in her Hamilton, Ontario, Canada home.  If you live in the Hamilton area, Love Elycia's bows and bow headbands are available at Maison Fritz on Main. (1686 Main St. W).  All headband purchases come with a drawing of a girl wearing your headband (or one almost like it).

Elycia loves to knit, crochet, draw & sew; she also loves music and her 2 cats.  She was an engineer who decided she did not want to work as an engineer.  Now she fulfills her lifelong love of creating some truely cute things!

Love Elycia can be found online at:

Stop by her shop and tell her you found her on our blog!


Wednesday, May 5, 2010


We are super happy to celebrate our 1 year anniversary on Etsy with a Etsyversary Super Sale from May 5th to May 12th!!! To participate you will need to purchase as many things as you like from any of my shops-then at check out type "ETSYVERSARY25" in the message to seller. 

This reminds me to refund 25% of your purchase, shipping charges are not included in the 25% off-sorry! Our sale runs May 5th to May 12th!

Shop @ these shops:

If you would rather not get a refund, you can also contact me to let me know what items you would like and I will create a custom listing for you reflecting your sale price.

Looking forward to giving you a good deal!!!


Monday, May 3, 2010

BESTeam Weekly Feature:

This weeks BESTeam is Just The Goods; a Winnipeg-based producer of handmade, affordable, natural; cruelty-free cosmetics for everyone.

Handmade shaving solids, body butters, natural vegan toothpaste, bath melts, and facial skin care items are available at

Vegan Toothpaste - SLS and fluoride-free, low abrasion, no added sweeteners $5.20 + shipping

Most of Just The Goods' products come in re-useable canning jars and the price for these items includes a $1.00 refundable deposit that you can use toward your next purchase.

Vegan Shaving Cream Solid for Sensitive Skin (No Canning Jar, No Shaving Brush) $4.50 + shipping

Don't want to try a full size?  Just The Goods offers you a great way to try four of their products for the super low price of $2.70

NEW Your choice of any four vegan items in sample sized containers $2.70 + shipping

♥ Follow them on Twitter!
♥ Become a fan on Facebook:
♥ Check out their Blog!
♥ And, on the web:
♥ Check out this great review of our shaving solids for sensitive skin:
♥ Another great review at Handmade in Manitoba:

Have a great week!