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Join us at Centennial Craft Fest October 15! October 12 2016, 0 Comments

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Introducing, the Antique Oar October 12 2016, 0 Comments

This paddle-inspired necklace has become a fast favorite! The organic oar shape of the pendant is hand-formed from sterling silver wire that is then oxidized, and the whole piece is adorned with a small stripe of gold filled hammered wire.  {photo courtesy of Michael Wurm., Jr., at Inspired by Charm.} Our friend Michael over at Inspired by Charm captured this whimsy perfectly in his lovely DIY oar...

A big, beautiful bouquet of rose gold August 23 2016, 0 Comments

Everything's coming up rose gold! Have you seen it? We now offer some of our favorite simple pieces in rose gold filled.Rose gold achieves its subtle pink hue by adding a bit of copper to yellow gold. "Filled" refers to the process of permanently bonding gold to jeweler's brass– it keeps the look and characteristics of solid gold but at a fraction of the price. It will not flake off, and it won't...

Got a pair of skilled hands? July 25 2016, 0 Comments

(update 8/2/16 - we are no longer accepting applications)We are growing again and are seeking a part time Production Assistant for our downtown Nashville studio! Our small jewelry studio is growing and we are seeking a reliable and creative individual to join our production team! We are looking for someone who likes working with their hands, has a love of the handmade/indie craft scene, and has a...

Join us for a Happy Hour with Eli Mason at Atlanta Gift Market July 13 2016, 0 Comments

In case you've missed it, this year marks the 10th anniversary of my little jewelry company. Freshie & Zero has come a long way since I started it on my living room couch – I now rent a studio in a historic renovated warehouse downtown Nashville. Instead of just myself (and sometimes my husband) creating the jewelry, I have four employees and an intern. Woo!I definitely couldn't have done it...

The 10th Anniversary Party Continues! April 10 2016, 0 Comments

We've had the BEST time so far during our anniversary month! Thanks to all of our awesome customers for celebrating with us. We can definitely feel the love!To keep the party going, we have a little gift for YOU. ALL retail orders qualify for FREE 1ST CLASS SHIPPING through April 30, 2016!  That includes Australia, Canada, and Europe!* It's time for the next round in our anniversary giveaway! This...

It's our 10th Anniversary! We're going to party all month long! April 01 2016, 0 Comments

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US! It's our 10th anniversary and we are ready to celebrate with our customers who have made this milestone possible! Throughout the month of April, our birthday festivities will include coupons, giveaways, and contests. We hope you'll follow along with us! :) To kick off our anniversary month, we are launching the first round of our massive gift card giveaway.Before the month is...

Our last show of the year is this weekend at Studio Be in Nashville! December 08 2015, 0 Comments

To say I was ambitious this year would be an understatement. I moved to a bigger studio at the tail end of last year and then hired two additional people this year, doubling my little staff of helpers! With more space and more hands, I decided to jump into more holiday shows than I've done in yearsand all I can say is, this girl is TIRED. (Good thing my studio holiday spa party is coming up soon!)...

Come visit us during our Studio Open House November 30 2015, 0 Comments

There's nothing quite like seeing handmade gifts in person, is there? Sure, there are scores of them on Etsy and you can find a fine selection in stores, but there is just something about getting to meet the face (and hands) of the person who made it! Come for a rare studio open house during the WeHo Holiday Market and see the space (and shop the goods) where the Freshie & Zero magic happens!Track...

We're headed east for the Retropolitan Craft Fair November 15 2015, 0 Comments

Just in time for the holidays, we are excited to head down the road to Knoxville to participate in the Retropolitan Craft Fair.  Retro-what, you ask? Well, RETROPOLITAN! The fair promises to feature:"the Southeast’s finest talents in contemporary craft and design while also incorporating upcycled goods with a funky, vintage inspired, and fabulously quirky vibe."Sounds like our kind of place!If...