purple soup: Handcrafted gemstone necklaces, bracelets & earrings

Weblog for www.purple-soup.com

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Purple Soup necklaces at Flirt

Two Purple Soup necklaces featured in Flirt's April 2010 ad in Tulsa People mag

Saturday, January 24, 2009

As seen in Oklahoma Magazine - Feb 09

Profile / Interview with the
CEO of the YWCA of Tulsa

(She's wearing a purple soup necklace!)

Sunday, December 07, 2008

Great new stuff now at Flirt!

Just in time for the holidays....
flirt boutique
2048 Utica Square

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

International Juried Jewelry Design Competition

Two of my necklaces were recognized in the student division of the Celebrating Beads- International Juried Jewelry Design Competition of the Bead Museum in Washington DC.

Charmed -1st place

Linked - 2nd place

Saturday, July 19, 2008

judaica jewelry available

For the past couple of years I've been selling my line of judaica (thinking of calling it purple matzoh ball soup!) at The Bissell Shop, the gift shop at B'nai Emunah Synagogue at 17th & Peoria. I'm sending a bunch of new stuff there next week.

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Thanks to all who shopped at flirt for the past two weekends! I'm happy to report that my necklaces & earrings will continue to be for sale at flirt!
Stop by & take a look - at 2048 Utica Square in Tulsa.

Thursday, July 17, 2008

Notable & Quotable!

Thanks to Jason Ashley Wright for his recent mention of my flirt trunk show in his 7/13 Tulsa World style column Stylish goings-on which had a photo of my Call Me necklace.

Thanks also for quoting me two days later in his tribute to 50 years of the peace sign !

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Saturday, July 12, 2008

July Purple Soup Trunk Show

At Flirt , Friday & Saturday:
July 11 & 12
July 18 & 19, 2008.

Flirt Boutique
2048 Utica Square

918 747-6565

Come see my latest necklaces, earrings & bracelets!

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Wednesday, July 02, 2008

purple soup catalog- now available online

Just click here: purple soup catalog

Saturday, June 21, 2008

New Stuff!

New earrings, bracelets & necklaces. Take a look at purple-soup.com!

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Art from the Heart - 2008

from this summer's Art from the Heart program for KIPP students at Holland Hall.

6/19/08 Sharing's a Work of Art - Tulsa World article about Art from the Heart

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Thursday, May 08, 2008

Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa - Young Artist Award

Many thanks to the Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa for selecting me to receive a 2008 Mayfest Young Artist Award and for the Stephanie Jackson Outstanding Young Artist Award.
Grants from these awards will be used to provide take-home art supplies for KIPP Academy students participating in this summer's two week long Art from the Heart program at Holland Hall.

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Monday, December 10, 2007

December 2007 Trunk Show

Thanks to everyone who did their holiday shopping
at purple soup's trunk show!

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

purple soup's catalog now available!

If you'd like a copy, email your mailing address to
rachel {at} purple-soup.com

Saturday, September 01, 2007

Judaica line

Although it's not on the website, I have a line of Judaica jewelry. Pieces are available at the Bissel Shop at Congregation B'nai Emunah at 17th & Peoria in Tulsa. If you are interested, just drop me an email.

Saturday, August 18, 2007

NYC Trunk Show

This summer I was at Parsons in New York so I was able to have a trunk show in NY.

Thanks to all who attended!

Monday, June 04, 2007

purple soup dollars at work

purple soup is proud to help provide the art supplies for art from the heart , a week long visual & performing arts program provided at no charge for KIPP Tulsa 5th & 6th graders this summer at Holland Hall School !

Thursday, May 03, 2007

purple soup catalog in the works

If you'd like to receive a copy of our print catalog once it's done, just email rachel {at} purple-soup.com with your address.

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

"Beautiful Home" Necklace

This one-of-a-kind "home" theme necklace has been donated to the 2007 Red Carpet Auction to be held Friday, April 27 by the Tulsa Historical Society/IIDA (International Interior Design Association). The event will be held in the Atlas Building in downtown Tulsa.

14-k gold-filled chain with turquoise, smoky topaz, coral, pearl, serpentine, sterling silver charms & vintage key

Saturday, March 31, 2007

purple soup in April Tulsa People

Thursday, February 15, 2007

trunk show @ dwelling spaces

Thanks to everyone who made it out in the cold last Friday!

Friday, February 09, 2007

the official dog of purple soup

libby "scooter" zarrow

Sunday, January 28, 2007

Friday February 9th: Trunk Show at Dwelling Spaces

purple soup trunk show at Dwelling Spaces: 2nd & Detroit in
Tulsa's Blue Dome Arts District.

6-8 pm.
Just in time for Valentine's Day shopping !

purple soup in February's Tulsa People Mag

Friday, December 15, 2006

Last day for holiday orders is Dec. 19

Orders placed after that date won't be shipped until after the holidays. Orders placed before then will go by UPS Ground unless we confirm quicker shipping arrangements by return email.

If you've waited until the last minute, you can still venture down to Dwelling Spaces in Tulsa - 119 S. Detroit- where they have purple soup jewelry in the store & ready to go!

Tuesday, November 28, 2006

purple soup in Tulsa World

Hope you had a chance to see us in Jason Ashley Wright's Style Section in today's Tulsa World.

Click here for Oklahoma Style

Tuesday, November 07, 2006

our tasty jewelry is now available at the dwelling spaces store in Tulsa!

dwelling spaces's very cool new store is at 119 S. Detroit (near Second Street) -in the Blue Dome Arts District, next door to Tsunami Sushi.

Sunday, October 22, 2006

Trunk Show coming up

I will be having another trunk show in mid-November for holiday shoppers. Just send me an email for details.

Saturday, October 21, 2006

Retail outlet coming soon

I will soon have jewelry for sale at one of Tulsa's cooler retail stores. Details to follow!

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

New designs now online at www.purple-soup.com

I've just added over 30 new designs, including some chunky chain designs and some new charm bunches. Take a look at the purple soup online store !

Tuesday, August 15, 2006

Coming soon

This summer I've been busy working on a bunch of new necklaces. Hope to scan them soon & get them up for sale at the purple soup online store !

Friday, July 14, 2006

BBQ soup

Look for purple soup jewelry at the Artifacts Gallery booth at the 9th annual Art of BBQ festival, a benefit for the Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa. The festival will be at OU-Tulsa July 14 & 15.

Friday, April 28, 2006

trunk show news

Thanks to everyone who stopped by (and shopped at) the purple soup trunk show last Saturday!

your soup dollars at work

purple soup's first contribution from sales went to the HaBayita Camp Homecoming scholarship fund, which assists Katrina-affected youth in the Gulf Coast attend summer camp in 2006.