Gift guide: Jewelry for any budget

What lady doesn’t love jewelry? Whether she’s an accessory hound or sticks to simple, the right piece of jewelry can brighten up any outfit or any day. From earrings to necklaces, bracelets and even rings, jewelry makes a great gift and we’ve got plenty to choose from here at Handmade Long Island! And with items in all different price ranges, there’s something for you no matter what your budget looks like.

If you’re looking to shop handmade this holiday season, you’re in luck. Our group of talented Long Island artisans have all different styles and materials, so you can choose the perfect jewelry gift for the lady in your life. Many items are available for immediate shipping, or request a custom item in time for Valentine’s Day!

Throat Chakra Activator Necklace by Tailfeather Designs

This beautiful double strand necklace features a gold edged oval lapis lazuli stone and delicate Swarovski crystals. Fits as a choker, just below the hollow of the throat. A majestic piece that is great for everyday wear, currently available for $220. Visit to see the entire collection.

Guardian Chainmaille Tassel Earrings by Duchessa

Part of the Women of Fame and Fable Collection, the Guardian earrings were inspired by Joan of Arc. Lightweight, woven maille rings lead down to a graduated tassel of gold plated chains tipped with green/black serpentine chunks. Available for $28 on Etsy – visit to see the full collection, or shop at

Shades of Grey Vintage Butterfly Necklace by Mulry Jewels

This beautiful handmade necklace features a vintage brooch and findings alongside crystals and freshwater pearls. Adjustable from 18-22″ for easy ware, and selling at $45. Check out other fantastic vintage items including lovely vintage button rings at

Queen for the Day post earrings by Sueanne Shirzay

If you love color, you must visit Sueanne Shirzay’s shop. These beautiful earrings feature hand wrapped peacock quartz and apatite in stunning shades of blue on decorative gold posts. This pair goes for $92 – be sure to check out the selection of earrings, necklaces and bracelets at

Gold Bead and Rutilated Quartz bracelet by Everyday Sisters

Stacking bracelets are so hot right now, and this lovely stretch bracelet looks fantastic on it’s own or paired with complimentary pieces! 14k gold fill beads stretch around to a gold edged rutilated quartz station. This bracelet is $45, and is also available in silver. Visit for the full selection of handmade bracelets and accessories.

Copper & Resin ring by AmyL Designs

This pretty ring is made with non-tarnish copper wire and a shimmery resin bead in a red-gold color, handmade using resin and filigree. Available in your choice of sizes, at an affordable $20. Don’t miss AmyL’s other great designs, including earrings, necklaces and beautiful wire braid bracelets. See it all at

Blue Topaz Necklace by The Jewelry Box…and More

A lovely 14k gold edged blue topaz sits delicately supported by a curved link chain for a design that is resplendent in its simplicity and elegance. Great for dressing up or dressing down – great for bridal too! Marked at $57, this necklace is sure to delight. To see more, visit

Also – looking to hold a jewelry party or commission a custom piece? Visit Donna at Jewelry Junkie!

The Handmade Long Island Gift Guide includes items made by members of the Handmade Long Island directory who have e-commerce websites or online shops. Visit the directory for the full listing, including artisans who can be seen at local craft fairs and events and who offer customized designs. Please note that items included above may sell out or change price at the discretion of the business owner.

If you miss out on your favorite item, please review the rest of the website or shop – you’re sure to find another piece you love just as much!