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    Manic Trout Out & About

    Sierra of Her Daily Muse in the Sunday Morning Necklace (yes that’s me) I love seeing how women style and wear their Manic Trout jewelry, its one of my favorite parts of being a designer. I however seem to have some very shy customers because as much as I delicately nudge them, they do not send me photos of themselves in their jewelry. Ahem, I’m not naming names, but you know who you all are. Well, thank goodness for fashion bloggers because these ladies have gotten over being shy and are pros at styling and posing.  Here are a few shots from the lovely ladies who have recently been kind enough…

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    What it means when your outfit matches your beverage…

    Today I woke up all sorts of excited to have lunch with my dear friend Chonie.  99% because since the moment we met, we realized that once near each other, we never shut up. 1% because we were headed to Bouldin Creek who makes the most unbelievable beverage called the Lavender Mocha (which I get with Almond Milk).  Normally I am a black coffee with sugar kinda gal, but this frothy cup of awesomeness has stolen my taste buds and left me obsessed.  So obsessed that I realized later that when I got dressed this morning, I actually dressed in the outfit version of lavender mocha.  What happens in my…

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    The slow seasons

    I can’t even count how many times I have been in the midst of busy times and said to myself “self, why on earth were you not more productive in all of these projects you keep thinking up when it was slow?? There is no time now you ninny!”.  I admit, there are certain tasks that cannot be done when business is slow, as some require sales to need them…but then there is the category of, lets call it…cool things I wish to do that are not necessary but I think would make Manic Trout a better place.   Well, as its not quite Valentines day shopping yet and due to…

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    Out & About at Guernsey Realtors

    Maryrose is wearing Teato Sweet Disposition Necklace, Amura Sweet Disposition Necklace, Ulani Everywhere I Go Necklace & Vega Wake Up Necklace (worn as a bracelet) Ann L is wearing Suzu Salt Water Sound Necklace & Ratna Zsa Zsa Bling Ring in Gold Candy is wearing Namita Golden Touch Necklace, Avani Everything’s Just Wonderful Necklace (worn as a bracelet) & Antoinette Zsa Zsa Bling Ring in Gold Marie-Laure is wearing Sour Cherry Necklace (this color sold out) & Tarika Everything’s Just Wonderful Necklace (worn as a bracelet) Welcome to Manic Trout Out & About! Every Wednesday my studio staff joins me on an excursion to a local haunt all dressed up…

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    Out & About at the Thorne Building

    Sierra is wearing Leala Way Back Then Necklace, Aimata Just Like A Star Bracelet, Agnes Closet Romantic Hair Pin, Sweetest Thing Earrings & Antoinette Zsa Zsa Bling Ring Gold Thea is wearing Sweetest Thing Earrings, Kanya Hot Stuff Necklace, Mari Closet Romantic Hair Pin & Ivana Zsa Zsa Bling Ring Gunmetal Welcome to Manic Trout Out & About! Every Wednesday my studio staff joins me on an excursion to a local haunt all dressed up in Manic Trout Little Pretties and we have a photo shoot. This was our twelfth week and we wandered up to the historic Thorne Building and the lawns around it in the village. As always…

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    Out & About at Charlottes

    Renee is wearing Sweetest Thing Earrings, Ulani Everywhere I Go Necklace & Vaea Walk In The Park Bracelet Sierra is wearing Sweetest Thing Earrings, Antoinette Zsa Zsa Bling Ring in Gold, Aimata Just Like A Star Bracelet & a new necklace coming soon Welcome to Manic Trout Out & About! Every Wednesday my studio staff joins me on an excursion to a local haunt all dressed up in Manic Trout Little Pretties and we have a photo shoot. This was our eleventh week and we traveled to the gorgeous gardens of Charlottes Restaurant which you may check out here: www.charlottesny.com The photos were actually taken two weeks ago, but I…

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    Out & About at the Millbrook Florist!

    Its looking like this week will give us the same weather for our Out & About as last week did…its really hard to get all excited about wearing jewelry when its cold, gray and raining…but we did our best! Welcome to Manic Trout Out & About! Every Wednesday my studio staff joins me on an excursion to a local haunt all dressed up in Manic Trout Little Pretties and we have a photo shoot. This was our ninth week and The Manic Trout Girls went to the Millbrook Florist…thank you George for letting us frolic in the green house, we’ll be back! Renee is wearing Pacha Paris In The Springtime…

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    Out & About at the Fox & The Hare!

    Welcome to Manic Trout Out & About! Every Wednesday my studio staff joins me on an excursion to a local haunt all dressed up in Manic Trout Little Pretties and we have a photo shoot. This was our seventh week..The Manic Trout Girls overtake the Fox & The Hare salon for the afternoon! This week we did a narrative shoot the whole thing is a bit much to put in one post. If you want to see the entire “story” and all 12 images, please check out Flickr or Facebook! Renee wears Juno Sweetest Thing Earrings, Kari Many The Miles Necklace & Her Royal Highness Bling Ring in Silver Check…

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    Out & About at the Tribute Garden!

    Welcome to Manic Trout Out & About! Every Wednesday my studio staff joins me on an excursion to a local haunt all dressed up in Manic Trout Little Pretties and we have a photo shoot. This was our sixth week…we visited the Millbrook Tribute Garden to celebrate Spring! You can view the entire set (and the last five shoots) either on Flickr or Facebook! Renee is wearing: Dristi Everything’s Just Wonderful Necklace, Jona Sour Cherry Bracelet, Holly Diamond Bling Ring in Gunmetal & Limited Edition Sweetest Thing Earrings Jacqueline is wearing: Atik Under Water Love Necklace, Nadja Sweetest Thing Clip Earrings, Barbara Zsa Zsa Bling Ring in Gunmetal & Flame…