SMASHFIRE DESIGNS

Valentine's Day Gifts for that Special Lady

Valentine's Day Gifts for that Special Lady

It's almost February... how can that be?!!?!? That means Groundhog Day, the Super Bowl, hearts, Cupid, heart shaped candy, lots of red and pink, President's Day, and probably even a few snowstorms (if you live somewhere cold). 

Read more →


Happy New Year

Happy New Year

HAPPY NEW YEAR... a little late! So my New Year didn't quite start out as planned. On New Year's Day evening, while trying to make salads, I sliced the tip of my right middle finger off using a brand new mandolin (with all kinds of attachments!) that Santa left for me under the tree. Boy, I sure know now how that poor cucumber felt that I was slicing. OUCH!!!!!!!!

Read more →


Cat Brooches/Pins!

Cat Brooches/Pins!

Well, I finally did it. I finally made some cat pins/brooches! I've been getting tons of requests for mid-mod cat pins... and pins in general, so I'm starting out with some fabulous felines!

Read more →


My 5 Minutes of Fame

My 5 Minutes of Fame

What...me??!? My necklace?!??!!  Featured in Atomic Ranch magazine??!! And in a product roundup with Shag? Yes, please... I'll take that ANY day!!!

Read more →


Googie Style Shapes as Jewelry

Googie Style Shapes as Jewelry

No doubt about it... I'm a complete sucker for all those curvaceous geometric shapes inherent in the Googie style of architecture. I mean... how could you NOT be?

Read more →