Julia Lee

About Julia Lee

Julia Lee began creating jewelry in 2006 when introduced to beautiful and artistic vintage costume jewelry by designers such as Miriam Haskell by her sister and antique store owner, Kristy Lee. She learned how to assemble bead jewelry by Kristy and after attending further schooling in jewelry design techniques, she was inspired to create vintage-style items with her personal touch using today's quality supplies. The jewelry designs are also inspired by Julia's love of nature and every attempt is made to incorporate that beauty directly into each piece. Having lived much of her life near the ocean and then relocating to the Sierra National Forest near Yosemite National Park, she strives to imitate the absolute beauty of the nature she sees around her with ocean and forest themes. She also specializes in vintage "Carmen Miranda"-style fruit jewelry pieces, which have been featured in Cosmopolitan, Elle, Fashion, and Foam Magazines! 

About Julia Bristow Jewelry

Julia Bristow Jewelry is unique & elegant, hand-crafted, nature-inspired, one-of-a-kind, "wearable art" jewelry.  Every piece of jewelry is hand-crafted by artisan/designer, Julia Lee, and signed with an engraved gold-fill, sterling, or brass tag. Pieces are hand-wired or woven and meticulously pieced together using a variety of high-quality, carefully chosen semi-precious gemstone beads, beautiful sparkling Swarovski crystals, Czech glass flowers, fruit, and leaves, lampwork glass, freshwater various pearls, shells and mother of pearl, polymer clay and natural wooden and coconut beads using gold or silver plated metals, gold-filled or sterling silver.

Upon request, certain items may be custom-altered replacing plated metals with gold, gold-fill, or sterling silver findings at appropriate price adjustment if paid at time of order (please send separate email with specific request for price quote). Extender chains are available or size may be adjusted on certain items.

All bracelets are made a standard 7-1/2 inches. Please request extender chain with order.
Please note items shown are examples, your item will vary slightly as each is a one-of-a-kind creation.

Contact Julia Bristow Jewelry:

PO Box 714
Oakhurst, California 93644

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