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Wedding with Ex Voto

Wedding with Ex Voto

The earrings and necklace pictured at top, featuring an antique carved shell cameo surrounded by seed pearls on gold plated chain accented with pearls, was created especially for the bride. The bottom photo shows a guest (me, center) wearing an antique gold filled locket with deep purple stone and gray, champagne and ivory pearls as [...]

You Wear It Well

You Wear It Well

Whenever I see a picture of someone–real everyday people in everyday life– wearing Ex Voto I am going to post it! This is Beth layering two Ex Voto necklaces at an outdoor party. The long necklace is the wrap necklace in the new “girlfriend chain”. She wears it well!

Scotland

Scotland

Edinburgh and Kilberry on the west coast. Absolutely breathtaking landscapes! We had a fabulous time touring ancient castles and driving through the west coast area full of lochs and canals. The bright green pastures, brilliant white sheep with black faces, highland cows and low stacked stone walls made for constant “pinch me” moments. Truly the [...]

Jet Wrapped

Jet Wrapped

Found these jet beads at an estate sale this AM and got inspired…Antique jet beads and vintage chain. Wear long or wrapped. See this necklace in person Thursday at the Apropos trunk show in Montgomery. Pieces from my trip to Scotland will also be there. We had a great time–beautiful wedding, amazing landscapes, quaint villages, [...]

Two new shops added!

Two new shops added!

Ex Voto added two new shops to their list this past week. Meadow Boutique of San Antonio and Stella Boutique of Baton Rouge. Both have great selection in their first orders! The shipment for Stella Boutique arrived last Friday and had great response right off the bat! Looking forward to seeing what these two city’s [...]

The Girlfriend Chain

The Girlfriend Chain

There’s a new Ex Voto necklace style out there. It is a wrap necklace that can be worn long or wrapped to wear short. The chain is what I call the “girlfriend chain.” The Bestfriend bracelets have been so fun to make and wear so I decided to design entire necklaces with that style of [...]

Leather bracelets and beautiful lockets!

Leather bracelets and beautiful lockets!

Newest photos

Newest photos

New tags!

New tags!

Here is a peek at Ex Voto’s new tag. Really excited about these tags because they are smaller and hang on the jewelry stands so much more gracefully than the old tags. Ex Voto fans need not fear, the blessings you love can still be found on the back!Some of the blessings:The Lord is speechless [...]

Charleston House

Charleston House

Charleston House Gallery of Montgomery, Alabama now carries Ex Voto! The above photo shows a few of the great pieces Charleston House selected for their store. Ex Voto’s newest bracelet can be seen in this photograph in moss colored embossed suede with an antique, gold-filled locket.

New bracelets–

New bracelets–

Leather bracelet with gold plated toggle and antique gold filled locket. This bracelet is the prototype. I also have some beautiful embossed suede in ivory and moss that I can’t wait to use with this style!This is what I call the “BFF bracelet.” It is my grown-up version of the “friendship bracelet” everyone made at [...]

New Styles!

New Styles!

The military necklace. Long necklace with vintage French ribbon, vintage metal thread tassel, antique gold-filled locket, vintage coin charm, pearls and toggle on gold plated rollo chain.Choker necklaces made from antique leather and gold metalic thread hat bands. They are adjustable to fit you. A slightly military feel. Only five of these will be available…all [...]