January 18, 2010

A Little Self Indulgence....

As some of you would be aware, there has been very little room in my life for self indulgence of late, but recently I found something that I 'just had to have'. I was down at the Foster market recently and a lady came into our stand wearing a beautiful wooden tree pendant necklace that I told her I just had to have!

I know, you're thinking, 'but Leisa isn't even much of a jewellry gal', and of course you'd be right, but I'm finding that I'm being drawn to laser cut pendants and brooches and stuff. I think I must be getting old. Anyway, I just had to share my experience because apart from the beautiful necklace I now own, look at this amazing packaging that it came in.

Yes it was an 'Elk' necklace, so perhaps I shouldn't have been surprised.

And Tadaaa! Here it is. What do you think?

When I wore this necklace I had many comments about it, and 2 of those were from men. Mmm, apparently I'm not the only one who has good taste! Perhaps I will wear mine to the Foster market that is on again this Sunday.
Thanks Annie for allowing me to have a beautiful necklace just like yours......Annie can often be found helping out at the Gecko Studio Gallery in Fish Creek.


  1. OMG - I just commented on the EXACT SAME NECKLACE ( in green ) on flickr - this is TOO WEIRD !

    And I wanted one. bad.
    Now I know where to get one ... but the question is - am I 'necky' enough to pull it off ?

    But .. LOVE IT ... will link back in a minnie and show you my flickr-friends' version..

  2. http://www.flickr.com/photos/m2matiz/4283736539

  3. Oh Leanne I so tossed up between the green and the red one! I thought the green would be perfect for Mookah, but I'm turning into a bit of a red person as I age. You don't need to be 'necky' to wear one as it has a long leather chain. I wear mine between the boobs...sorry, don't know how else to explain?

  4. true that... long leather strap to wear at any length. i adjust depending what i'm wearing. get one.. get one h&b... and Mookah.. you should get the green one too! mariana :)

  5. Now that is just gorgeous! I have an Elk necklace too that I absolutely adore.

  6. Very cute! It would suit what I have on today... *grin*

  7. It's absolutely beautiful Leisa. Elk stuff is amazing. Good on you for buying something for yourself.

  8. I'm an Elk collector Leisa - such beautiful jewellery. Beware, if you wear perfume don't spray it onto your body when wearing as it does tinge the timber. I would say Elk fetches far more comments than other jewellery I own (diamonds/aquamarine). I think that's great and says a lot for people with an eye for design and style.

  9. Well, now I've gone and done it. After seeing this I had to have the green tree! Thanks for the info. Stunning jewellery.