The Showstable Artisans team loves horses - but we also love dogs. Like much of the nation, during Hurricane Katrina, we watched the devastation on TV and wondered who would rescue all of the pets who'd abruptly lost everything - their homes, their families, their entire neighborhoods? That's where Danny and Ron's Rescue came in. Founded originally to take care of the dogs impacted by Hurricane … [Read more...]
It’s #SmallBusinessSaturday! New Great Fine Horse Jewelry!
It's Small Business Saturday, a time for all the holiday shoppers out there to celebrate the independent, unique companies that provide a retail experience that's markedly different than what you find at the mega retailers and big box stores. That's what we're always trying to do at Show Stable Artisans, and we thank you from the bottom of our heart for your loyal support! This year, we've got … [Read more...]
Hey, Who Likes Leather?
Who Likes Leather? Did that headline get your attention? We're guessing it did. That's what leather does - it attracts attention. And if you're going to be attracting attention, you want to make sure you look really, really good. With that in mind, check out this awesome wrap-around leather nameplate bracelet. The layered bracelet look is red-hot this fall: it's a very wearable look that's flirty … [Read more...]
Great Horse Jewelry for Back to School
Some people look forward to Back to School season, but for other people, the return of yellow buses, packed classrooms and homework means nothing but tears. How are we going to cheer these teachers up? (What, you thought we were talking about the students? Get real, people!) I know! Fine horse jewelry fixes lots of existential problems, including the dread that comes with standing in front … [Read more...]
Fine Horse Jewelry on Sale!
In the mood for some great horse jewelry at amazing prices? You're going to be so happy: we have some fabulous unique items discounted now to celebrate our favorite time of year - riding season! Here's a one-of-a-kind antique sterling silver horsehead pin. Check out the amazing detail around the horse's eye, the realistic flow of the mane, and the way the ears point eagerly forward. This is a … [Read more...]
Gorgeous Gray Pearl Horse Necklace
Okay, everybody - heads up! The necklace I'm about to start gushing about is a limited edition, which means we have only a limited number of these available for sale. So if you're like me and you fell in love with it at first sight, just skip reading this and go buy it now, before they're all gone. What we're looking at is a layered necklace: an adjustable choker of larger gray pearls; a second … [Read more...]
Mother’s Day Is Coming: She Wants Fine Horse Jewelry!
Mother's Day is Sunday, May 11th. Here are some great gift ideas for the Mom who loves horses and jewelry: Sterling Silver Hoof Prints on Your Heart Pendant Price: $62 This sterling silver pendant is so cute, with two rows of hoof prints in the silver. You can almost imagine the horse that made those impression, running with mane and tail flying. Your Mom is going to love wearing this … [Read more...]
Great New Estate Jewelry Now Available
Can we talk about love for a minute? Great. Because I want to talk about love, particularly first loves, particularly our first fashion loves. I think that we have all kinds of first loves, and for one, I remember them all.Don't you? Sadly, all of our first loves don't always turn out the way we'd like them to. The school yard crush can grow up to be a spectacular idiot. I look back at some of … [Read more...]
Lucky Horseshoe Bracelets: Hot For Spring!
Did you ever wonder how the horseshoe came to be associated with good luck? It's an old tradition that comes from medieval Ireland. Back in those days, people believed in Goblins. Goblins were little evil people who would do things to upset the lives of good people. If your cow suddenly stopped giving milk, or the eggs were missing from the henhouse, chances were the Goblins did it! Goblins … [Read more...]
Horse Themed Engagement Rings
Are you planning to pop the question to your favorite horsewoman this Valentine's Day? As you can imagine, this romantic holiday is one of the most popular days to propose. (The other two biggies are Christmas and New Year's, so keep reading if you're thinking about asking her but aren't quite ready yet!) Shopping for engagement rings can be frustrating. There are certainly plenty of diamond … [Read more...]