Time to Treat Yourself . . .

Time to Treat Yourself . . .

Published On: 03-03-2015 04:04pm

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Category: Collections

With the holidays and Valentines Day buying time now far behind us, I thought it might be about time for YOU to treat YOURSELF to something beautiful.  With that in mind, I decided to curate a "Time to Treat Yourself . . . " collection of beauties, most handmade but there is a vintage ring included.  Anyone of these will brighten up your day or at least pique your interest to see what other wonders the artists have in their studios.

Here are the selections from the collection.  To see more pictures and a description of each item, be sure to click on the link under each photo:

Large orange flower art quilt handmade by Aviva of SieberDesigns

Pyramid shaped malachite and sterling silver vintage ring, size 7.5, by quadrina of qaudrina

4 x 4 mini painting of a European robin in snow painted by Chris of GildedOwlJewelry

Royal blue cloisonne earrings with pink flowers and white pearls handmade by Mary of PrettyGonzo

"A Place for Words" nature inspired, mixed media pocket journal handmade by Rose of walkinthewoodsllc

Old carved jade Qilin amulet inscribed in ancient characters pendant necklace handmade by Anna of CraftsofthePast

Bright blue flowers on a yellow background polymer clay pillow beads handmade by Julie of BlueMorningExpressions

"Deep Blue Reef" dichroic glass pendant handmade by Jo of Umeboshi

Spring artisan soap with shea butter and silk handcrafted by Debbie of EweniqueEssentials

Set of three 5 mm gemstone rings with oxidized sterling silver handmade by Lynda of WestWindCreations

Orange appetizer plate with mini forks and spreaders wire wrapped hand beaded by Mary Beth of  TheTwistedRedhead

Dog love earrings with copper paw prints and hearts and black lampwork beads by Catherine of ShadowDogDesigns

I hope you enjoyed all these beauties above.  If you would like to see the collection, be sure to click this link:  "Time to Treat Yourself . . ." 

Go ahead . . . treat yourself!!!

If you would love to make my day and the day of the artist's featured above, please leave a comment.  And any promotion of the blog post will also be greatly appreciated by all.  Thanks you!

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Reader's Comments

By quadrina on 03/05/2015 @ 12:16am

This is just great Catherine! Thank you so much for creating this beautiful Collection, adding my Vintage Malachite Pyramid Ring and for your blog. Always appreciated!!! ..... from quadrina :)

By EweniqueEssentials on 03/04/2015 @ 03:41pm

Such a beautiful array of treats, from handmade soap and fiber art to antique jewelry! Thank you for sharing these wonderful items. Will share!

By bluemorningexpressions on 03/04/2015 @ 02:04pm

Such a colorful post! Every one of these goodies are treat worthy. Thank you for including my yellow pillow beads. Shared with everyone!

By ShadowDogDesigns on 03/03/2015 @ 11:30pm

Thank you, everyone, for all the kind comments. Couldn't do a blog post like tis without all the beauties I found (:

By Umeboshi on 03/03/2015 @ 11:01pm

I like the idea of gifting to oneself. Sometimes, we deserve a treat! These treats are so pleasing that any one would be a reward. I'm sharing with all those who need a self-picked treat! Thank you for including my dichroic glass pendant.

By craftsofthepast on 03/03/2015 @ 10:08pm

Thank you for including my old jade amulet in this beautifully illustrated blog, Catherine. Sharing now. Anna

By SieberDesigns on 03/03/2015 @ 09:59pm

Thank you so much for featuring my quilt in this great article along side such other wonderful creations! Off to share with the world!

By Pintody on 03/03/2015 @ 09:00pm

Wonderful!! thank you for including my item as well. I always enjoy your finds from such a talented group of crafters and Artist.

By PrettyGonzo on 03/03/2015 @ 08:00pm

So many pretty creations on display here, Catherine -- definitely treats, each one! :) Thank you for including my earrings. Gonzo thinks he and long-distance pal Seamus should have some treats too. :) Will be sharing!

By TortugaSoapCompany on 03/03/2015 @ 07:30pm

What a nice blog! Yes, I would like to treat myself! There are many beautiful items here to choose from. Thank you for the wonderful ideas!!

By GildedOwlJewelry on 03/03/2015 @ 07:09pm

What a Fabulous Blog post of Amazing Artisans here on Artfire! TY for bringing these works of art to light!

By TheTwistedRedhead on 03/03/2015 @ 05:57pm

I'd treat myself to any one of these lovely handmade delights. Thanks for featuring these wonderful creations in your collection, and again in this wonderful blog, Catherine. Will share, share, share :)

By KanweieneaKreations on 03/03/2015 @ 05:53pm

very nice! :)

By walkinthewoodsllc on 03/03/2015 @ 05:29pm

So many lovely selections for treating oneself! This post is ~ in and of itself ~ is a lovely and special treat. :) Thanks, too and again, for including one of my items in this mix. Appreciate it!

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