Medusa's Stones

Sheila & Demetrios Papaioannou, Chicago, IL   
Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2004

Welcome to Medusa’s Stones. Gemstones, Rhinestones and Much More!

About Medusa's Stones

Our Service Pledge
We respond to all orders within 48 hours.

Medusa's Stones wants you to be satisfied with your purchase. If you are not completely satisfied, contact us via email or phone within 3 business days of receiving your order to arrange for return and refund of the purchase price, less shipping and handling. We do not charge a restocking fee on any returned item. Please state the reason for return.

Please follow the link labeled Terms of Sale on the right of this page for complete store policies.
About Us
Avid collectors since the mid 1980's, Medusa's Stones has a constantly changing supply of vintage finds. While we have soft spots for older costume jewelry, charming purses and Pyrex, we also offer quite a selection of vintage kitchen items and house wares. If it catches our fancy, we hope it catches yours, too!

Medusa's Stones handmade jewelry incorporates natural gemstones, Swarovski crystals, Bali sterling silver, and our own lampwork glass creations. Each lampwork glass bead is hand crafted, and kiln annealed for added strength.

Shop with confidence at Medusa’s Stones. Each item for sale by Medusa's Stones includes a detailed description accompanied by photos. If you would like any additional information or photos, please contact us. We want you to feel as if you are handling the item yourself.

Please visit Medusa's Stones website for more information about us. Follow the link labeled "Favorite Links" on the right of this page.

Member of: Self Representing Artists (SRA #P-44), Antique Purse Collector's Society, International Society of Glass Beadmakers, The Bead Society of Greater Chicago, Wet Canvas, Lampwork, Etc.

Here are some of our customer's comments :

Got the bracelet today. Quick shipping, even including a Sunday and holiday. The bracelet is so much more delicate than how it was pictured. I really think that it is beautiful. Sarah (IL)

Hi Sheila, I did receive the emerald purse on Friday as promised. It is beautiful and my daughter was thrilled to use it at her wedding!!! Thank you so much for everything and I look forward to many more beautiful purchases. Thanks again. Debbie (CT)

Hi, I just received my bag, and love it. It is one of the nicest bags I've ever seen. Even my husband was impressed. So glad I bought it. Thanks. Charlotte (CA)

I received the earrings and am very pleased. Have already worn them, and will surely return again to purchase more of your beautiful jewelry. Joan (VA)

Thank you very much for the prompt delivery of my new pin. I received it yesterday. I am very happy and the pin is absolutely beautiful. Stella (IL)

I received the pendant. It is gorgeous-even better than the picture! Thanks so much. Lori (CT)

Wonderful bird pin/pendant arrived today safe and sound. I love it! Thanks so much.
Helen (OR)

I did receive my black beaded fold-over clutch. It arrived well-packaged and in perfect condition. I absolutely LOVE it! I'm sure I will become a frequent customer of Medusa's Stones!
Krystal (NY)

Just wanted to let you know that I received the order...thank you for packaging it so nicely and securely. The necklace is delightfully pretty and I am completely happy with my purchase !! Rachel (NY)

I received the reticule (purse). It was well packed, arrived promptly, and I love it -- thanks so much! Barbara (ID)

The bracelet and earrings arrived today and are beautiful (of course!). I'm getting lots of compliments! Thank you again for your wonderful creations and super customer service. Wendy (CA)

I just received my beaded bag and I absolutely love it! I will definitely enjoy it. Valerie (TX)

I received my necklace and it's beautiful. I look forward to buying more of your jewelry in the near future. Thank you very much. LaVerne (CA)

Hi - I received the brooch today and it is gorgeous! Thanks so much for a great transaction!
Janet (WI)

The necklace arrived this morning. Thank you it's lovely. I shall visit your store again. Moira (UK)

I received the jewelry set today. They are absolutely lovely and I am thrilled with them, as with my other purchases. It is truly a pleasure doing business with you. I'm looking forward to purchasing additional items. Jeanne (OH)

Thank you for the adjusted necklace and new earrings. It was very kind of you. My wife loves the whole set and is just thrilled with everything. Thanks again for making her birthday special. Steven (IL)

Just arrived home from work to find that my beautiful watch had been delivered this is very beautiful and so different! Many, many thanks...I will be back!! Susan (UK)

Just wanted to let you know that the bag arrived this afternoon. I am very pleased with it and it is just one beautiful bag. Your picture on the website didn't do it its full justice. Thank you so much for the prompt delivery. Angela (Switzerland)

Thank you so much for your help. The earrings are gorgeous. I cant wait to wear them. Jennifer (NY)

Hi! I received the earrings, and they are really beautiful. I'm so happy! I will order from you again.
Suzanne (CA)

I think your store is fabulous, and your service tremendous! I will enjoy shopping with you again."
Sara (NV)

...the items are beautiful! Thanks for handling everything so quickly! Wieslawa (Sweden)

I'm thrilled with how stunning the pieces turned out. They are even more lovely than the pictures! I look forward to purchasing again from you in the near future. Ada (FL)

The necklace has arrived, and is exactly as described and very attractive. Thank you for your excellent service. William (NY)
Sheila & Demetrios Papaioannou
6351 W Montrose Ave. #344
Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 792-2147
Fax: (773) 792-2147
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