• Gemstones
  • Labradorite: What’s that Stone?

    Northern Lights

    Many people point out pieces of jewelry in our store and ask, “what’s that stone?”  More often than not, the answer is labradorite–a lesser known stone with mystical personality. Labradorite has the tendency to catch people’s eye because of its curious bluish-grey color and flashes of blue and green.  The play of color has been appropriately deemed “labradorescence”, […]

  • Designers
  • Sarah Graham Metalsmithing: Back to Nature

    Sarah Graham Aspen necklace, available at the Squash Blossom.

    Last winter, jewelry designer Sarah Graham made a move as bold as her jewelry line.  Growing restless in her current studio location, San Francisco, she headed to Colorado in search of inspiration.  What she intended to be a temporary retreat in the mountains turned into a significant life-change. “I decided to take some time to indulge in wanderlust with […]

  • Designers
  • Getting to Know SARAH GRAHAM

    Sarah Graham Headshot

      Squash Blossom got this exclusive interview with now Colorado-based jewelry designer Sarah Graham.   Sarah Graham has created a unique look combining her love of science and her fascination with nature.  Having just moved from San Francisco to Colorado, her natural inspiration varies from the sea to the mountains.  The blackened cobalt chrome in […]

  • Features
  • Men’s Jewelry Makes a Comeback

    Photo from Todd Reed

      What with our Todd Reed trunk show this weekend, and an upsurge of requests for men’s bracelets, rings, and cuff links, we at the Squash Blossom have noticed a comeback in men’s jewelry.  While women’s jewelry is still considerably more popular, the men of 2016 seem to be branching into jewelry as a way of expressing their style […]