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The Talaru Blog

This blog is where I will write at length about topics of relevance to my design work, production processes and personal collections. You are free to comment on these posts as I welcome the chance to engage in a dialogue with my customers.

 

Blog Archive

I’ve been blogging since 2008. You can read about the early development of my creative style and the things that have inspired me over the years in my blog.

As there are years worth of posts over at my old blog, I have only transferred the last 12 months or so to this website. If you wish to take a trip down my memory lane you can visit the blog archive and view these older posts here: BLOG ARCHIVES

 

Musings – the latest news from La Comtesse de Talaru

I also publish a periodic newsletter, usually every week or two, detailing my latest designs and items for sale here on this website or in my Etsy stores. To receive this newsletter, which also offers discount and shipping deals, you should sign up for Musings – the latest news from La Comtesse de Talaru.

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Oh my gosh, I thought it was a mistake when I saw that the last time I wrote a blog post was October last year. But it's true - I am officially slack. Well not really. I've been super busy with so many things, I don't know where to start. (And this...

Hello! I hope this email finds you well and enjoying Spring, or Fall - wherever you are in the world. I have lots of updates to share with you, and a great SALE, so please read on until the end. 30% OFF ANTIQUE ASSEMBLAGE DESIGNS I had a look around my Antique...

I hope you've had a chance to venture over and take a look at my latest creative venture - Empire Line Stamps. I started designing the stamps late last year and now offer over 80 designs. I am very happy to say that these designs have been well received by new...

...but I'm not forgetting my roots. I really enjoy developing my reproduction range of jewellery. Every so often I discover an antique element, be it a brooch, charm, pendant or relic, that is just so beautiful I want to share it with you all. These pieces speak to me in a...

I am very inspired by the creative and versatile Relics & Artifacts resin blanks created by Sandra Evertson. These matte blanks come in all manner of beautiful shapes and designs and can take a wide variety of finishes - paint, transfer, adhere, distress, grungify...

Some months ago I purchased a batch of Sandra Evertson's fabulous Relics & Artifacts matte resin elements. The range features a vast array of shapes and sizes derived from intriguing antique pieces such as ex voto hearts, elegant hands, wings, a crowd of faces and decorative flourishes. I am constantly...

Hi friends, you might have received a strange email alert telling you I posted something in my blog about reproductions. Ignore it please. It was an incomplete blog post that I accidentally sent, rather than saving as a draft. That will come out soon. Meanwhile, I'd like to share some pieces...

Do you use Instagram? If so please join me there as it's my new favoured online platform for connecting with customers. I try to post daily with inspirations, jewelry I wear or pictures from home that might interest you all and give you a bit of insight into what goes...