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September 8th, 2014

Shopping Cape Charles! Moonrise Jewelry, Cape Charles, Virginia, Real Orchid Jewelry, “Reel” Fish Leather Cuffs, Studio, Handmade Jewelry, Wearable Art, Virginia’s Eastern Shore


“Inspired by a full moon rising over the coastal wilderness of Virginia’s Barrier Islands.”

Strolling Downtown Cape Charles took Cindi and I to this whimsical looking shop.  Moonrise Jewelry is located at 22 Strawberry St., Cape Charles, VA 23310.  Tels. 757-678-0055, toll free, 866-338-9109.  Website?  It opens 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day.  Sundays, 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Moonrise Jewelry started in 2002 and since then it has been featured in magazines across the U.S.  Their jewelry is sold in boutiques, galleries, resorts, and jewelry stores….you can also buy online.

All jewelry is handmade.  This studio is a testament of their beautiful work.


Their signature jewelry is:

Orchid Blossom Jewelry.  One of a kind blossom.  The orchid flowers are preserved in a durable resin coating.

You can buy orchid pendant clips and attach them to your favorite necklace.


Or, you can also buy a full necklace with the orchid permanently attached to it.  The necklaces are gorgeous, and unique.


“Reel” Fish Leather Jewelry is made from salmon, perch, and carp skins discarded by the canning business.  The skins are made into leather and dyed in a tannery.  The exotic scale pattern is unique to each piece.  The cuffs can be worn just as simply as you want….you can mold it to your wrist.


Or, you can buy the cuffs with pearls, crystals and natural stones embellishments to make it a little fancier.  Definitely, a conversation piece.


Please visit to learn more about Moonrise Jewelry.  Have a wedding coming up?  They have brides, bridesmaids, flower girls, groomsmens gifts….they can be customized.  Give them a call.

Besides their signature jewely, Moonrise Jewelry designs and handcrafts earrings, necklaces and bracelets, all unique to them.  Right in their studio in Cape Charles, Virginia.


Their packaging is just as unique, showcasing the “orchid”.


Have a great day!

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