With custom options and creations tailored to every style, handmade jewelry makes the perfect gift. These pieces from local creatives are one-of-a-kind and always made with love and care. Shop these six jewelry brands, support a local small business and give a meaningful gift to your special someone this Valentine’s Day.
This jewelry brand prides itself on its dainty and elegant look. The pieces are inspired by nature, the organic shapes found around us and naturally vibrant colors. Meticulously crafted necklaces, charms, bracelets and rings capture the whimsical beauty of everyday life. Shop custom pieces and forever jewelry items at Wildflowers downtown. @lavenderandlee
The playful clay creations of RCClay Designs are unmatched. From astronauts to gumball machines and hand-pressed florals, this brand has unique earrings for those who like to have fun with accessories. The earrings are available for purchase on Etsy.
The Silversmiths Behind “Women on the Verge of a Silver Meltdown”
The female silversmiths — Diane Johnson, Teenya Barnard, Danya de Leon, Lori Fisher, Jennifer Racette and Kim KnifeChief — have formed a collective by learning from one another and empowering each other at the core of its existence. Read more bout each woman and where to purchase their handmade jewelry designs locally.
The specialty goods boutique in Port Aransas now offers custom-sized and arc-welded infinity jewelry. The bracelets, anklets and necklaces are available in sterling silver and 14k gold with charm options to add a touch of sparkle! @saltwater_gypsies
Daisy Holsenbeck jewelry creates classic designs with translucent jewels, pearls and embellished gold and silver formed into bows, hearts, florals and abstract shapes. These accessories go perfectly with a special occasion look or to elevate an everyday ensemble. @daisyholsenbeck
This gemstone brand makes modern bohemian-style jewelry such as rings and necklaces with chic, simplistic and flattering designs for the wearer. These pieces are great ways to enhance a look, provide a sense of peace and freedom or add a little mystery to your outfit. @dazejewelry