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The Leather Necklace

The Leather Necklace

One of the most exciting parts of developing this new limited edition line was visiting a third generation leather factory and learning about what they can do with leather. I walked out of the first meeting and I almost couldn’t pay attention to where I was going because my mind was racing thinking of all […]

Announcing–New Limited Edition Collection!

Announcing–New Limited Edition Collection!

ExVoto adds a new limited edition line this month! The limited edition collection debuted last week with a look book full of vintage lockets created in the same method artisians used over 70 years ago. The lockets feature vintage cameos, crystals and there is even one style with a 3 point diamond. There are a […]

Almost Finished….

Almost Finished….

Remember the mammoth bookcase I mentioned in the last blog post? Well, here is my mover “losing his religion” as he says, over my 500 lb bookcase. Every time I have this thing moved to a different room in my home (for some reason, it is the largest piece of furniture I have, and yet […]

Renovations Update!

Renovations Update!

Studio/Showroom update:I firmly believe that your surroundings have a lot to do with where you believe you can go in life. If your surroundings inspire you (that includes the people with whom you surround yourself) you can be propelled and encouraged into all kinds of possibilities! It’s not that simplistic, of course, but never the […]

ExVoto for Magic Moments

ExVoto for Magic Moments

Magic Moments is a great charity which grants wishes for Alabama children who are living with a life-altering diagnosis or injury. The wishes they grant make an incredible impact on the lives of the children and their families. I have seen a statistic showing that children were 80% more compliant with their therapy protocol after […]

New Studio/Showroom for ExVoto!

New Studio/Showroom for ExVoto!

ExVoto has a new space! The photo above is of my daughter standing in front of 1037 Woodley Rd which will soon house the studio, office and showroom for ExVoto Jewelry! We are still working on our schedules, but we plan to be open for shopping around three days a week and keep some regular […]

Giveaway Update!

Congratulations to Stephanie Fuhrman for naming the ExVoto fundraiser for The Cure Starts Now Foundation for Pediatric Brain Cancer! She suggested the name, Couture to Cure, which is perfect! Her ExVoto necklace will mail to her this week!Further news on the fundraiser–after an initial planning meeting, we decided the event we were planning needed a […]

Name that Fundraiser Giveaway!

Name that Fundraiser Giveaway!

Something you may not know; I’m the director of the AL chapter of The Cure Starts Now Foundation for Pediatric Brain Cancer Research (www.thecurestartsnow.org). The link to their site is also on my website (www.exvotovintage.com). ExVoto gives to The Cure Starts Now each year, but I have wanted to create a fundraising event for a […]

Sheridan French Giveaway!!

Sheridan French Giveaway!!

You are not going to want to be left out of this giveaway, girls! Enter by 6:00 central time Sunday July 3. This clothing line is one of my faves! Sheridan is new to the scene and watch her, because she will take the world by storm very soon! Here is your chance to get […]

ExVoto on the Red Carpet!

ExVoto on the Red Carpet!

Actress Octavia Spencer, native of Montgomery, AL, will have a starring role in this summer’s much anticipated movie, The Help, due in theaters August 12. She will play the role of Minny, my personal favorite character from the best-seller upon which the movie is based. Octavia has several pieces of ExVoto which she has been […]

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Priceless!

Priceless!

Hubby took a road trip today and texted to me this photo he took with his phone along the way. Along with the photo, he messaged something about finding a new shop for ExVoto. Priceless. In all seriousness, a new shop has been added this week!ExVoto can now be found at Gladiola Girls in Boone, […]