Final Orders of 2011

The final orders of 2011: Two pairs of India Paisley Drop earrings and two pairs of Spring Flower earrings. They went to a friend which makes a fitting end to a good year.

Best wishes for a creative and energized 2012. I'll write about a creative challenge that I've signed up for soon. Do everything you can to stay healthy and happy and infused with art and music.


Special orders for special people

A few custom goodies made over the last month. Thank you to my beautiful customers and collectors for believing in handmade and supporting artists and local communities.

Thank you Martha! I hope he loved it.

Barbara, thank you - Lisa is the Golden Goddess, so this was a perfect pick.

For MarketingProfs - thank you Ann Handley. Tweet!

Thank you Donna - these are some special tweeps!

Josh, thanks for sending such a beautiful shot of your special bird.

Holly & Josh & Ayla, my special California family. The Nelsons - connected once through work and then through social media and now a place on their family tree. I am so fortunate.

Melody & Tori - hope they were a great surprise!

This little bird flew to Texas!

Thank you Sally, I am so happy to know these went to your friends in the Peace Corps in Africa.


Happy Merry to All!

Wishing you a joyous and peaceful 2012


Copper Bird Ornaments

I am super pleased to be shipping custom ornaments already! Here is the debut of the new package!

Order yours here!


2011 Moda di Magno ornament!

The very first Moda di Magno ornament is now available in my Etsy shop. Yours can be customized with the name of your choice and arrives gift packaged and hanging on a festive ribbon.


OMG Panic Lori's Fixing Her Car Sale!!

A new clutch! And hydraulic thingies. And I'm guessing things that I don't want named. These are things that are being done on my beloved 10 year-old wagon.

These are one of a kind - the 'Buy It Now' button is below the item.  If you miss out on something, console yourself with a coupon for my Etsy shop. Use "MDMOMG" at checkout for a 25% discount and free shipping on any item in the shop.  This offer is good through Halloween 10/31/11.

HOW TO USE THE COUPON - in your cart, click the "Apply Coupon Code" link:

And away we go!

Lakshmi 1 - Fine silver Om, bronze Lakshmi, copper design and Garnet drop on an 18" sterling chain.
$90 (Regularly $135) - free shipping.

Lakshmi 1

Lakshmi 2 - Copper disk with Fine Silver Lashmi & Elephant, red coral drop on an 18" sterling chain.
$90 (Regularly $135) - free shipping.

Lakshmi 2

Lakshmi 3 - Fine silver flower, copper Lakshmi, bronze design and Turquoise drop on an 18" sterling chain.
$90 (Regularly $135) - free shipping.


Lakshmi 3

Lakshmi 4 - Fine silver flower, copper Lakshmi, bronze design and faceted Gar drop on an 18" sterling chain.
$90 (Regularly $135) - free shipping.


Lakshmi 4

Lakshmi 5 - Round Garnet beads in 6mm and 3mm with a bronze Lakshmi, sterling silver Bali daisies and a sterling silver lobster clasp. The necklace is 23" long.
$70 (Regularly $100) - free shipping.


Lakshmi 5

Lakshmi 6 - Red Coral with a fine silver Lakshmi fragment, sterling silver toggle clasp. The necklace is 16.5" long.
$45 (Regularly $70) - free shipping.

Lakshmi 6


Experiment - October 2011

Fiddling around at the bench. I'm kind of digging these. Happened upon great light to photograph these (that always helps.)



A couple of sets of custom wine charms for a customer who order a bunch of sets of custom charms that I can't show (but they are along these lines with different words.)


Winchester Town Day: Saturday, June 4th

Winchester Town Day TOMORROW, Saturday, June 4th. SUNNY and BEAUTIFUL are predicted. 9am - 4pm, come to Winchester Center for art, craft, music, food and all things local.

The Moda di Magno tent will be in front of the Northmark Bank on Mount Vernon Street (next to the Winchester Fire Station!) Click the link for a map!

Bring the kids, bring the dogs, bring a happy face - it is sure to be a great time!



International wine charms back in stock at Pairings in Winchester!  Lori & Ray have an amazing gem of a store - terrific wines, extensive cheese case (and all the things you need to make a last minute supper for people you like!) They also have a display of Moda di Magno jewelry. If you are in the neighborhood, stop by on Saturday nights from 4-7 for one of the most fun and informative wine tastings you'll ever attend. They are also hosting a fantastic Italian wine dinner on June 14th with Steven Chevalier of Ideal wines (my favorite wine guide!)