Thursday, December 30, 2010

Jewelry for Sale on Blog - (D14-D33)

Here are more items available for sale.  Please email me at : gretchen.schaumann@comcast.net if you're interested.  A $3.00 charge per item for shipping (multiple item discount available), and in state tax for Minnesotans.  Thanks for taking a look.

D14
Baroque Pearl Bracelet
$39 SOLD
7 1/2" bracelet is created from links of vintage glass baroque pearl beads, and 3 lovely charms.  A goldtone charm that read "I Love You", a bird, and a gold charm with a layered mother of pearl element and a vintage gold crown on the top.

D15
Goldtone Bracelet w/Bird
$19 SOLD
7" goldtone bracelet has a single unique charm dangling from it.  The charm is a 1" gold charm layered with a mother of pearl white layer and than a gold sparrow bird.

D16
JUNK GIRL Necklace
$39 SOLD
                                          
This Junk Girl Necklace is 28" on a silvertone ball chain.  The 2 1/2" x 1 3/4"  flattened spoon with hand stamped JUNK GIRL and silverplate crown charm as well as the cutest vintage metal cracker jack blue/silver alarm clock charm is sure to please anyone that loves Junk.  The ball chain can easily be shortened with a snip of a scissor between the ball links if you'd like a shorter length.  Very fun and one-of-a-kind design.

D17
Optical Lense Necklace
$45 SOLD
The 19" necklace length is made from chunky silver grey detailed chain with a large spring clasp closure.  The unique focal is a a hand with wire-wrapped wire connecting it to a vintage optical lense.  The lense may be used to magnify.  This necklace is definitely a conversation starter.

D18
Castle Necklace
$32 SOLD
This is a very unique piece of jewelry.  All elements in it are vintage and make this a fun piece.  The 15 1/2" length of chain and pearls are made up of chain, faux vintage pearls and fluted gold vintage beads.  It is connected to a beautiful 1" round focal.  The mother of pearl back ground is hand cut and has been layered with the most beautiful vintage castle antiqued gold button.  One of a kind!

D19
Vintage Rhinestone Butterfly Necklace
$34 SOLD
Please note that this butterfly rhinestone focal is truly an "as is" time worn feel piece, as the look this piece is created to have reflects the vintage feel of this necklace with missing rhinestones.  Do not buy it if this is an issue for you.  It purposely was created to be authentic.
The goldtone chain is a great vintage heavy chain which has vintage faux glass ivory pearls added into it.  The length is 18" with an additional 2 1/2" extension chain which is shown in the photo below.
This is the 2 1/2" extension chain portion of the butterfly necklace.  It is accented with a vintage faux glass pearl and a vintage rhinestone drop.

 D20
Crucifix with Rust
$49  SOLD
16" necklace length is made from chunky silver grey detailed chain with accents of antiqued coppertone double chain near the focal to accent the patina on the hardware.  The crucifix and hardware both are patinaed and accent one another and create a beautiful vintage look.  The focal is accented with a touch of palest blue silk ribbon.

D21
Mosaic Cross
$49  SOLD
The photos just don't capture how detailed and beautiful this unique mosaic cross truly is.  The 2" goldtone chunky hardware backs up the gorgeous 2" length x 1" across mosaic cross which is beautifully made.  The chain is a chunky antiqued mellow gold large detailed linked 19" length chain.

   D22
Antiqued Gold Crucifix
$49  SOLD
This crucifix necklace is a mix of antiqued gold and antiqued silver elements.  The chain portion closest to the focal is the antiqued gold and gradually becomes the antiqued silver portion leading up to the large silver spring ring clasp.  The length of the chain is a generous 21" and connects to the Art Deco style 1 3/4" round hardware and vintage crucifix.  The crucifix is a mix of silver metal, wood and gold.

  D23
Antiqued Silver Oval Crucifix
$49 SOLD
This crucifix necklace is a mix of antiqued gold and antiqued silver elements. The chain portion closest to the focal is the antiqued gold and gradually becomes the antiqued silver portion leading up to the large antiqued gold spring ring clasp. The length of the chain is a generous 20" and connects to the gorgeous antiqued silver detailed 2" x 1 1/2" oval hardware and elaborately detailed vintage crucifix. The crucifix is wire-wrapped onto the hardware and is a mix of silver and gold, with gorgeous intricately detailing on it.  It is marked ROMA on its back.

  D24
Antiqued Gold/Silver Necklace
$49  SOLD
This crucifix necklace is a mix of antiqued gold and antiqued silver elements. The chain portion closest to the focal is the antiqued gold and gradually becomes the antiqued silver portion leading up to the large antiqued silver spring ring clasp. The length of the chain is a generous 18" and connects to the gorgeous antiqued silver detailed 1 1/2" round antiqued gold intricately detailed hardware. The silver and gold vintage crucifix is very detailed and on the back it has engraving that reads  "Andrea"  "From Grandma".

 D25
Small Antiqued Silver Crucifix
$49  SOLD
18" antiqued silver oval links make up the chain on this lovely piece.  It is more delicate than many of the other pieces in this series.  It is linked up to a 1 1/2" round vintage hardware piece that has a gorgeous Italian made 1 1/2" x 1" vintage crucifix wire wrapped to it.  It would make a  lovely addition to anyones collection.

D26
Small Antiqued Gold Crucifix
$49  SOLD
A 21" antiqued double chain of gold oval links makes up the chain on this lovely piece. It is more delicate than many of the other pieces in this series. It is linked up to a 1 1/4" round vintage hardware piece that has a gorgeous Italian made 1 1/4" x 3/4" vintage crucifix attached to it. It would make a lovely addition to anyones collection.

D27
Crown Layers
$42  SOLD
Another multi layered gold necklace with 5 total chains.  They are in the lengths of 28", 26" and 24" with a vintage glass crown focal created with a vintage round pocket watch prism, which is backed with a large gold flat element.  The focal is a geneous 2" round.

D29
Men on Bikes
$32 SOLD
A vintage scene of two men walking beside their vintage bikes is the focal created for this necklace with the use of a vintage round pocket watch prism, which is backed with a vintage pocket watch case silver back. The focal is a geneous 2" round.  The chain is a 24" silvertone vintage chain, which then allows for layering of pieces with it as well.


D30
Paris Ferris Wheel
$34
A vintage scene of the French ferris wheel is the focal created for this necklace with the use of a vintage round pocket watch prism, which is then backed with a vintage pocket watch case silver back. The focal is a geneous 2" round.  The chain is a generous 30" silvertone bar link chain, which then allows for layering of pieces with it as well.
D31
Snake Chain with Pocket Watch
$39
Goldtone snake chain of 16" is accented with a bakelite brown swirl piece that has a vintage 1 3/4" white porcelain pocket watch face and an antiqued gold flying sparrow bird.  Gorgeous piece.

D32
Gold Filigree Beads with Pocket Watch Face
$42
Large gorgeous filigree goldtone vintage beads compromise this 16" necklace and than an additional 2" chain is added as an extension.  It is then attached  to  a vintage 1 3/4" white porcelain pocket watch face and an antiqued gold flying sparrow bird.  The beads on this piece are incredible.

D33
Eiffel Tower Necklace
$39 SOLD
This chunky goldtone chain is really quite beautiful and accents the focal perfectly.  The eiffel tower image is again a vintage pocket watch glass piece that has the Eiffel Tower image encased underneath it.  It's been set into a beautiful large coat button and looks as though it was made for it.  The focal is 1 5/8" round with a 18" chunky gold chain with a heavy duty clasp.  Very fun piece that can be layered, dressed up or worn with jeans.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Jewelry for Sale on Blog - (D1-D13)

I hope you all had a great Christmas with family and loved ones and are ready to ring in the New Year in a few days.  I am trying to get some new items up and listed for those of you that have so patiently been awaiting.  So here you go, for those of you interested. 

D1
Vanilla Latte' Necklace
$34 SOLD
22" strand of strung vintage pearls w/silver clasp.  Focal is a mix of all vintage elements.  Layers of vintage mother of pearls, rhinestone rondelle, steel cut petite button, crystal and gorgeous flecked lucite vanilla button.

D2
White Chain/Porcelain Crown Necklace
$32
The white 18" triple strand of white chain and white porcelain vintage pocket watch face accent one another beautifully, as does the stunny gold filigree background focal, gold connecting piece and the detailed gold crown in the center of the porcelain watch face.  A one-of-a-kind stunning piece.

D3
Fleur d leis and Pearls Necklace
$42  SOLD
A strand of 18" vintage faux glass pearls linked with 2" adjustable gold links to make it 20" total chain length.  Focal 1 3/4" square and is a vintage mabe' style pearl set into setting with rhinestone clear crystals set into their settings surrounding it.  Attached to the focal is a 1 3/4" length of chain with the fleur d leis filigree.

D4
Grunge and Pearls Necklace
$44 SOLD
24" strand of strung vintage ivory pearls.  The focal is a vintage pocket watch face that has wonderful patina and has the added beauty of a antiqued gold flying sparrow attached to it.  These pocket watch faces with the sparrows are a Mimi-Toria's orginal design and each is a one-of-a-kind creation.

D5
Brass and Teal Key Necklace
$59 SOLD
Steampunk style necklace with 30" brass linked chain with 4 large 1" oval smooth stone beads that have been wire-wrapped into the chain.  The focal is a 1 3/4" pocket watch mechanism with a gorgeous gold and rhinestone vintage piece of jewelry, a flying detailed sparrow and a teal key attached to its front.

D6
Reversible Paris/Bird Necklace
$52 SOLD
This necklace has 3 layers of silvertone chains.  The layers are 35", 32" and 24".  It is reversible, so you get twice the fun with one necklace.  On one side (Photo 1) the white crackled enamel pocket watch with the "PARIS" focal attachment and on the reverse side is a antiqued silvertone pocket watch face with an antiqued gold flying sparrow, so that you have two totally different looks.

D7
Baroque Browntone Beads with Cross Necklace
$52 SOLD
This necklace is gorgeous!  I just love the 24" beaded strand of vintage glass various sizes and colors of pearls.  There are some yummy brown baroque elongated pearls that are to die for, taupe and a rusty colored faux glass pearls, as well as some vintage Czech glass crystal beads.  The gorgeous 2 1/4" brass detailed crucifix focal accents these beads perfectly.

D8
Travel Necklace
$45 SOLD
This necklace is 18" with a 1" extension to make the length adjustable.  The 2" vintage enamel pocket watch has some hairline cracks as well as a few chips and works perfectly with the travel theme.  The enamel piece is set into a vintage pocket watch back case and there is a flying sparrow on the front of the enamel focal. The asymetrical travel charms consist of an airplane, a world and a camera.

D9
Angelic Girl Necklace
$32 SOLD
This is really a sweet necklace.  Two angelic girls in a b x w photo are encased behind glass.  The focal   measures 1 5/8" in diameter and is attched to a 28" silvertone twisted chain.

D10
Crystal Bling/Brights
$24 SOLD
24" silvertone chain is connected to a vintage 2" x 1 1/4" crystal with hot pink, aqua, pale blue, yellow, green and lavender rhinestones set into a setting.  A Mimi-Toria's original design.

D11
#7 Necklace
$29
A vintage gold #7 connects to a 24" goldtone chain.  The #7 focal 3" x 2" and has an assortment of bling attached to it.  A fun and funky necklace.  Are you like me and the 7th child?   Than this would be perfect for you.

D12
Resin Lady Necklace
$49 SOLD
This is a 4 strand beauty...  The layers are a mix of styles of goldtone chain in lengths of 17" + focal, 26", 27" and 30".  The focal is a vintage filigree piece that has been made into a frame for the lovely resin lady head and than dangling from it is a mix of metal charms.  A very unique piece.
 
D13
JUNK Necklace
$39 SOLD
A hammered silver spoon necklace with JUNK stamped in it, layered with mother of pearl grey buttons, and silverplate fleur de leis, a vintage crystal connector and the funky silvertone chain will make this a daily favorite of yours.

Thank you everyone for your support throughout 2010 through my Mimi-Toria's business.  Wether it be blog comments you so kindly and patiently left for me, through your encouraging words, your support through your presence at one of my events I sold at in 2010, or the actual purchasing of a piece or two of my jewelry designs.  A huge "THANK YOU"!  You are why I work so hard to create and share my soul through my jewelry redesigns.  Each one of my pieces has a part of me in it.  As a perfectionist personality when it comes to design, the details and one of a kind pieces that I create have a lot of time and creativity that is a part of me in each one.  I hope those of you that have purchased pieces from me, have enjoyed the uniqueness that I try to maintain in my designs.

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