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The Tredz Collection is all about you and how you leave your own unique mark on this earth. There is no one else JUST LIKE YOU… Strong. Feminine. Bold. Beautiful. Proudly show the world who you are with a piece of jewelry from the Tredz Collection. Each piece is meticulously crafted from Precious Metal Clay and fired for several hours in a kiln. The finished fired piece is .999 silver (fine silver). Each fired component is then soldered, fabricated, formed, oxidized and finished to create richly textured earrings, bracelets, pendants and rings infused with a touch of badassness! The Tredz...

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Why 100 hoops? Seems like a lot of hoops, even to me. But hear me out… The answer in its simplest form is you can never have too many pairs of hoop earrings. Plain and simple. They are your go-to accessory any day and for any occasion. Hoops are like that old trusted friend. They will always be there for you and never let you down. They are easy going and you don’t have to give them much thought. Perfection. The more complicated answer has to do with me, the artist. I am a perfectionist. And sometimes my perfectionism is...

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As temperatures continue to drop here in Chicago, we’re still riding, but not as often, and mostly not as far. Veteran’s Day was the exception as we rode about 215 miles up to Milwaukee to trade my hubby’s Honda Goldwing for a 2016 Indian Roadmaster. As we rolled out at 10:00 am it was a balmy 49-degrees, and that was going to be the high for the day. I was well prepared for the cold, with leggings, jeans and chaps on my lower half and a turtleneck, long-sleeve shirt, heated jacket liner and leather jacket on the top half. And...

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"Thanks @ridelikeagirldesigns the pin is an awesome addition!" Nothing warms my heart quite like a thank you from a loyal customer, and knowing they are excited and happy with their purchase. Thanks Karen for sharing pics of your vest with all your new patches and the Ride Like A Girl Upcycled Bottlecap Pin. I know it will ride along with you on many journeys and adventures!  

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Back when I was a graphic designer/commercial artist, I learned very quickly not to become too personally attached to my work because it was not for me. It was for my clients. My job was to design work that was visually pleasing yes, but more importantly delivered a clear and effective message. Simply. Concisely. By contrast, as a jewelry designer, there are no rules. I design according to my own aesthetic as an artist. I infuse my creative soul into my work. And if the outcome is a piece that speaks to someone else as well, even better. Recently, the...

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