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New Earrings on the Site!

So I've finally decided that it is better to have new merchandise on the site than to worry about having those perfect photos. In March, I met with my main vintage bead source, a septuagenarian who has been in the bead business since 1974! She finally decided that she isn't going to move to California and invited me to [...]

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Fundraiser through March 20, 2016

I'm really excited about introducing my new line of limited edition Cowrie shell lined resin necklaces and earrings. They will not be available on the web, so I invite you to come to the studio for a preview or to make sure that you're one of the first to visit me at Crafts on Columbus (4/30, 5/1, 7. [...]

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Come visit the Litchfield Hills

Summertime in the Litchfield Hills is a wonderful place to relax, hike, antique etc.  Please come visit NW Connecticut and the Carnelian Knoll Booth over one of the next two weekends. I've got loads of new and wonderful beads to show you, and a full compliment of necklaces and earrings to try on.Carnelian Knoll is [...]

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Carnelian Knoll items available on Biddingforgood.com

Want to find Carnelian Knoll items for less and support a good cause at the same time? There are two gift certificates and several pairs of earrings currently under market value at the Hunter College High School auction  - https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/item/browse.action?categoryId=228258533&auctionId=228258515 - So bid for a good cause and to purchase a beautiful pair of my earrings [...]

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Spring 2015

So Spring has finally arrived, and Carnelian Knoll is ready!Come visit at Chelsea Market through April 19th (ID Popshop across from Amy's Bread) I'm so excited to be returning to Crafts on Columbus (at 79th Street), and so grateful to everyone who helped make this show possible. So please, come show your support of the [...]

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Fall is here!

Happy September. I am so excited to get out and show everyone what I've been working on this summer. My plan is to be on Manhattan's Upper West Side on Sundays this Fall with one or two exceptions. The first opportunity to say hell o is this Sunday at the Greenflea Market. I'll be in booth [...]

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Spring Crafts on Columbus passed by CB7 Full Board

Thank You!  On June 2, the full board of Community Board 7 voted to recommend that the Parks Department issue an RFP for a three week spring crafts fair starting in 2015. Although not the 6 weeks we have enjoyed for decades, this compromise will allow Crafts on Columbus to continue for the next five years. [...]

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Saving Crafts on Columbus

As you may be aware, Crafts on Columbus, a 34-year-old crafts fair on the Upper West Side in which I have been participating for the past 15 years, just concluded what may be its final weekend--ever. I will write more about the history behind the fair at another date, but right now, I am calling [...]

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Finally, an easier online option to buy Carnelian Knoll jewelry

After years of promising more online purchasing options, and thanks to my husband's urging and support, I  have finally opened an online store that I should be able to update and manage.That means easier access to a greater variety of Carnelian Knoll goodies for you -- without having to track me down. I hope, however, that you [...]

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