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Celebrate Earth Day! Recycle Your Old Jewelry.

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014 in Blog, Homepage Middle Slider | 0 comments

Please note we are not showing at the Inman Park Festival this weekend but would love to see you at our studio as we do need to continue to generate income. Our first official Spring show will be Mother’s Day Weekend, May 9 & 10 at Studioplex (visit our website for details).  Progress on my 40 Year Retrospective Show is gaining momentum. I have completed the first stage & submitted images of jewelry from clients able to meet with me. Annette now makes her selections for inclusion. Many thanks to each of you who have made...

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Mother’s Day Show, May 9 & 10

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in Blog, Homepage Middle Slider, Shows | 0 comments

Mother’s Day Show, May 9 & 10

The earth turns bringing inevitable warmth; “Just remember in the winter Far beneath the bitter snows Lies the seed that with the sun’s love In the spring becomes the rose.” ~ Bette Midler Quartz Egg carved by Brian Cook set with a rare marquis-cut Paraiba with floating crystals from the same Paraiba mine in Brazil. In a new Third-Eye Orbit, by Lainey Papageorge. $1430. Emerge with a gift for those many springtime occasions: wedding, anniversary, graduation and of course, Mother’s Day on May 11th....

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Happy Vernal Equinox!

Posted by on Mar 21, 2014 in Blog, Homepage Middle Slider | 0 comments

Happy Vernal Equinox!

Fruit trees blossom, flowers explode, yet creativity has been percolating during the long, cold winter. I’m feeling great and happily invite you to visit our website or Studio 8 to peruse the new collection. To protect my health, we are forgoing most outdoor shows to concentrate on my upcoming Retrospective at MOCA GA,  individual appointments, & studio & online sales. In an effort to draw more traffic to our Elaina Designs website, we’d like to request your help in providing online reviews. If you’ve had...

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Extend the life of your Jewels

Posted by on Feb 24, 2014 in Blog, Homepage Middle Slider | 0 comments

Extend the life of your Jewels

Elaina Designs was recently asked to rework and upgrade existing jewelry to make the pieces more versatile & comfortable for their owners. Lainey’s years of experience & expertise allow her to see the potential in old jewelry and can make the creative changes necessary to update & revive them. And, quite often, these changes are relatively inexpensive. These are two recent examples of upgrading jewelry:                         The Sugelite & Amethyst Earrings...

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Alluring Tanzanite!

Posted by on Jan 21, 2014 in Blog, Homepage Middle Slider, Newsletter | 0 comments

Alluring Tanzanite!

“The rings were the hit of the season. They fit. They look beautiful. My daughters knew they were being made but were still surprised and pleased to find them in their stockings. Thanks so much.” – Marianne G. (left two rings) “They both said,  ’This is exactly how I wanted it to be!’ And wept. Thank you for a lovely Christmas gift that will be with them always.” – Annie P. (two rings on right) An unusual thing happened last fall at Elaina Designs. Two mothers who did...

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Exciting Announcement for 2014!

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014 in Blog, Homepage Middle Slider, Shows | 0 comments

Exciting Announcement for 2014!

 40 Year Retrospective: Lainey Papageorge  1976, Skagway, Alaska at the Old Trading Post 2012, Atlanta Studio 8   We are overjoyed to announce that Lainey has been invited to mount a 40 Year Retrospective of her life's work at MOCA GA, The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia. MOCA GA, located in Atlanta at the TULA Art Center, collects and archives significant, contemporary works by notable artists in the state of Georgia.  A request for help This two month Retrospective Show opens...

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Open Studio This Week with Big Showroom Discounts on Dec. 21!

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Blog, Homepage Middle Slider, Shows | 0 comments

Open Studio This Week with Big Showroom Discounts on Dec. 21!

I may be one of the few shop owners who actually loves this season, but I truly do, and am feeling strong with only nine days left and a whole week to ship. You can call me for ideas or browse www.elainadesigns.com online, plus free gift wrapping with a flourish. If you are driving to visit Elaina Designs in Atlanta, someone has stolen our sandwich board sign on Ponce de Leon Place that traditionally shows that we are open for business, but we are still here! Many thanks to those of you who have already shopped this season. It means so...

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Wedding Ring for Lauren

Posted by on Dec 11, 2013 in Custom Design, Special Designs, Wedding Rings | 0 comments

Wedding Ring for Lauren

14KT Yellow Gold, Diamonds

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Samantha’s Wedding Set

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Custom Design, Special Designs, Wedding Rings | 0 comments

Samantha’s Wedding Set

1 ct Oval Diamond in 18KT Bezel. 18KT Ball Band & 18KT River of Diamonds Eternity Band.

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Anniversary Ring

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Custom Design, Special Designs, Wedding Rings | 0 comments

Anniversary Ring

3ct Asscher Cut Diamond with halo of round diamonds flanked by a platinum band of tapering diamond baguettes.

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