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How I Wear It

How I Wear It

Hubby was in Hong Kong a few weeks ago and brought back this amazing strand of black Tahitian pearls for my Mother’s day gift. I think he did a great job choosing exactly what I would have chosen! Dress (Tucker).It has been fun layering my ExVoto pieces with these pearls. Hopefully these photos will inspire […]

Wine Room Trunk Show

Wine Room Trunk Show

One of my customers told me the saddest thing. Last year for mother’s day she received a gift card to the local grocery store. Her sweet children thought it was the best idea, after all it was the store she visited every day. Her hubby may have needed a bigger hint. “Mama tried.” All of […]

Hats!

Hats!

Yes, hats! Last month, my family was at the beach for a spring vacation and at one point my husband and I had a few hours at the beach without our children. As we packed our beach bag, we made plans to sit on the beach and then eat lunch at one of the cute […]

A Few of My Favorite Pics

A Few of My Favorite Pics

These are a few of my favorite pictures of recent ExVoto. Dark amethyst and goldstone are very popular right now.The new leather necklace style. The one with the intaglio with the Indian chief went into Miranda Lambert’s gift bag for the ACM Awards.This is a fun way to wear the leather necklace with another ExVoto […]

Thelma and Louise

Thelma and Louise

Some of you ExVoto fans know that my trusty assistant Margaret Lois and I decided to jet off to Texas last week for a little tour ExVoto-style. What this entails is a very small rental car which we nicknamed “the go-cart”, a marginal hand-held GPS device, two nice hotels (I am a hotelfreak), a trunk […]

Help for Japan

Help for Japan

Here is your chance to wear ExVoto and help Japan at the same time. ExVoto is offering one of the favorite styles, the classic, for sale with all proceeds given to World Vision (www.worldvision.org) to help with their relief efforts Japan, especially the children effected by the disaster. This necklace has an antique, gold plated […]

Spring 2011 Trunk Show

Spring 2011 Trunk Show

Yesterday’s trunk show went very well! It was great to meet exVoto fans I had never met before! To see many of them walk in wearing their pieces was really special. I remember each piece and I like to see them again on their owner. One of my favorite parts of a trunk show is […]

ExVoto Goes to Washington!

ExVoto Goes to Washington!

A Congresswoman let me know last week that she wore her ExVoto necklaces to the recent State of The Union address. Here is a picture of her pieces. ExVoto is well traveled this year!

Providence

Providence

I was in Atlanta over the weekend and visited one of my top-ten must see shops, Providence. My sister lived in Atlanta for many years and she introduced me to this treasure. Many of my favorite gifts from my sister have come from Providence, and this shop has inspired me for years with their interesting […]

Ex Voto Video on YouTube

My sweet, nine-year-old daughter surprised me with a video she created with photos of Ex Voto jewelry! I was shocked that she knew how to do this, and then a bit sad to realize my children are now smarter than me…I thought I had a little more time before this would happen, but apparently I […]

Ex Voto on Etsy

Ex Voto on Etsy

Ex Voto can now be found online at etsy.comThere will be new pieces uploaded to etsy periodically, so stay tuned! Also, the Ex Voto website is now up and running!The photos on the home page gallery will be changed frequently as my inventory changes and evolves, so keep checking back! *links to both the Ex […]

Meet Maisy…

Meet Maisy…

The Maisy layered with an extender necklace.Maisy is a fairly new style for Ex Voto. Maisy has the gold-filled, antique locket and vintage pearls and crystals everyone loves from Ex Voto’s Classic necklace style, only on a more petite gold-plated chain with an adjustable closure in the back. Maisy fits well on a teenager or […]