Kaminski Jewelry Designs

JoAnn Williams, Hamilton, NJ   
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Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2013

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Exquisite Handcrafted Jewelry of Semi-precious Stones, Quality Materials and Lustrous Metals.


About Kaminski Jewelry Designs

Our Service Pledge
I respond to all orders within 24 hours. Your complete satisfaction is guaranteed. If there is anything wrong, please let me know. All jewelry items will be placed in a nice gift box, packaged securely and shipped in a timely manner. Your business is always very much appreciated.
About Us
Hi, welcome to my shop. Come in and browse. If you have any questions, feel free to email me.

I started by creating some jewelry pieces for family, friends and myself. Once I started, that was it. I just got so into it that I couldn't stop. I find it so rewarding to create a beautiful design and imagine someone else loving it and wearing it.

My maiden name "Kaminski" translates to Daughter of Stone. So, it's no wonder, ( or coincidence?), that I gravitated to creating with stone. And, my fiancé is also involved in creating with stone. He is a Lithic Technologist who researches stone tool making and replicates stone spearheads, knives, axes etc. Rather than a match made in heaven, a match made in Stone!! ;-)

Handcrafting jewelry is something I love to do using the beautiful stones that mother earth gives us, such as Turquoise, Lapis, Jasper, Agate, Jade, Onyx, to name a few. Also, I use the materials given to us by the sea; Shells, Coral, Pearls and more. Some fine crystals and handmade lampwork beads, or perhaps rustic Krobo beads made of crushed glass by natives in Africa are also included in my designs. You'll not find any plastic components in any of my designs.

A lot of thought goes into every design and it could take hours to come to a final design. I lay out the components, take some items out, add other items and continue until I get the "Yes, that's it, I love it". Truly, every piece is made with love.

The designs are more on the classy side, eye catching but not outrageous. I feel jewelry should be unique, and with artisan handcrafted jewelry you are investing in a unique quality design. The jewelry pictured is the piece you will receive.

I try to make a variety of styles that appeal to many different people. The experts say that that is a mistake, and I should know my target audience and reach out to certain customers. I have a difficult time doing that. I personally like many styles of jewelry and I think others do too. The style you happen to wear depends on the mood you are in or the occasion. You may be going out on a date and want that feminine romantic look or perhaps that bold sensual look. Perhaps you are going to the beach and want a piece of jewelry that reflects the ocean, beach or shells. Or, you may simply want your jewelry accessory to compliment a particular outfit. I also try to design pieces in various price ranges, so that everyone can afford a handcrafted piece of jewelry. A lower price does not mean lower quality. Precious metals are priced higher, that is true. But, today's Pewter components, for instance, are lead free and are a zinc alloy material. Components made from this material are really very pretty and very closely resemble silver, though priced much lower. Brass and Copper are very popular nowadays not only because of their lower prices, but because the beauty of these metals are more appreciated.

I enjoy and love handcrafting jewelry and hope that love is reflected in my designs.

If you have a custom request, send me an e-mail or call me at 609-586-7881. I will be happy to accommodate you.

I also feature some pieces of fine vintage collectibles.

Please visit again as I am always adding more items.

Thank you so much for your interest and have a wonderful day.

TESTIMONIALS:

Yes, thank you so so much.

I received it at about 12:00 my time (central)

I am so pleased with it - I really like the quality of the product
and it matches the outfit i am using it with at a wedding tomorrow
so thanks so much for sending it overnight.

You never know what you're getting when you order online, but I
was pleased that it was exactly as the description and pictures posted
and I thank you so much for sending to me as fast as you did. (Black Onyx and German Gold Drizzle Beads Set)

Yolanda
Texas

Dear JoAnn-
I received the new and exotic necklace in Thursday's mail. It is certainly attractive; I am very partial to the colors and the Tibetan influence. It will be a valued accessory from now on. Thank you for all considerations associated with this purchase - they are very appreciated.
Best wishes / SANDRA S.
Virginia

Hi JoAnn,

Yes, I received the necklace set and I love it! Thanks so much.

Sharron
Canada

These are gorgeous...love them....will so enjoy wearing them!!!
Thank you for the extra larger backs...they are indeed more
comfortable!!! (Mother of Pearl Sterling Chandelier Earrings)

L.
Albuquerque, NM

I am very happy with my purchase and have worn it several times already. Thank you very much and I'll look for more items from your store. (Agate, Carnelian, Wood, Bone Necklace)
Chris
California

Dear JoAnn-
The cherry quartz and copper necklace arrived on Friday, and I am extremely pleased. The beads are such a wonderful and vibrant color. They will definitely cheer me up when I wear them. You have extraordinary artisanship with your creations.
I wish you a successful holiday season with your collection, and a lovely Christmas with friends and family.
Best wishes / SANDRA S.
Virginia

JoAnn,

It arrived and is gorgeous! I have already worn it and was very pleased how well it goes with wine/black designs. Thanks! ☺(Picasso Jasper Silver Set)
Jeanne
Oklahoma

Hello JoAnn
I received my parcel today of two necklaces purchased through Ruby Lane: they are just beautiful. Such a lovely use of stone and beadwork "quality and excellence of design of both pieces". Thank you. (Turquoise and Black Onyx Necklace and African Trade Beads Red Feather Venetian Glass Beads and Brass)
Cheers Suzanne
Australia

Everything arrived in perfect condition and I really love the set, thank you
so much. You did a great job. (~.~) I will think of you when I wear it
and remember how kind you were to remake it for me. (purchased Turquoise, Spiny Oyster and Coral Necklace and I redesigned her bracelet and earrings to match the necklace)
God Bless you JoAnn and your family. I wish you much success in your
business. Your jewelry is truly lovely, each piece a work of art.
Sincerely,
Cher, Alaska

Dear Ms. Williams,

The jewelry arrived yesterday, and everything is beautiful! I am truly delighted with the pieces and look forward to the wearing them (and to compliments I will get!) :) What really caught my eye was the necklace with the gold lava discs - they are beautiful and unique. I then looked at other pieces, and was impressed with the use of natural materials and stone. (Three cheers for something NOT made of plastic beads!) In each necklace that I purchased, the combination of color, texture and size for each component creates a stunning and eye-catching piece.
Thank you so much,
Barbara, California

Hi, Jo Ann,
Just wanted you to know that my friend loved this pendant! Too bad for me.
I'll be back to shop your creations soon.

Thanks so much for a wonderful shopping experience!
(Ocean Jasper pendant and beads on black leather)

Lynn, TX

JoAnn,
I just checked the mail and the necklace has arrived. It is so much more than I imagined. The pearls really are silvery and so precious looking. The length for this necklace is very good also. Thank you so much for putting this together for me. I'm very, very pleased with this transaction.
I know we'll be doing more business in the future,
Audrey, AZ
(Karen Hill Gardenia Pendant and Swarovski Platinum Pearls)

JoAnn,
I can't say it enough; I am so pleased with how the bracelet and earrings turned out! The earrings are killer with that extra piece of pewter in them. I'd be crazy not to consider you doing a matching necklace but I haven't put much thought towards that yet; however, I think I'll start.
Audrey, AZ
(Rose and White Swarovski Pearls with Silver Pewter beads and clasp. Also purchased custom order matching necklace)

JoAnn,
Another beautiful set! This is perfect and I love the toggles. They look just right with the links. Thank you.
Audrey, AZ
(Swarovski Indicolite crystals wire wrapped with Bali Sterling Round Twisted Rope Connectors and Bali Sterling findings-3 piece set)

Hi JoAnn
I received my necklace and earrings today and I am absolutely delighted with them. I have a wonderful set.
Thank you so much it was a real pleasure doing business with you and will definitely keep you in mind when looking for other pieces.
Kind Regards,
Toni, Australia
(Purchased 3 piece set Black Onyx, Mother of Pearl and Vintage Gold Plate beads with Gold Filled clasp and ear wires)
 
 
JoAnn Williams
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Hamilton, NJ 08619-3276
(609) 586-7881
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