"Why do you put yourself together and put on jewelry if you’re just going to be home with the kids?"

My husband asked me this question one day. 
You see, I was a stay-at-home mom of young kids. His intentions were pure -- he was truly trying to understand why I would take the time to do this when I may not even leave the house.

The truth of the matter was that I was likely going to be covered in spit-up and PB&J, but it was important to me that I still felt like a woman with style.

At certain times in our lives, we as women can start to feel invisible, especially when you have a heart to give and give to others.

I create jewelry for women who refuse to be invisible.

I create for you so that you are reminded that you still have this vibrant, unique, stylish soul inside of you even if you are covered in PB&J or taking care of aging parents.

I love taking something utilitarian like sheet metal or wire and making something beautiful with it that you will love to wear as a piece of art. Check out this video to get a unique glimpse into my studio!


You deserve to have style that stands out - just like YOU.

All My Best,
Founder & Designer
LJ Artisan Designs



In the Studio


"I received my necklace in the mail yesterday. It's gorgeous! I absolutely love it. What a talent you have!"


“If you’re looking for unique, one-of-a-kind jewelry for yourself and as gifts, LJ Artisan Designs has what you need. When I wear her pieces, it feels like wearing an art piece and I always receive compliments!”


“I absolutely love the intricate, yet simple detail of the pieces and their uniqueness. I love supporting small businesses and Leah makes the process so intimate and fun!”



I invite you to take a look at what I'm working on now.

I hope you find something you absolutely love!


Giving Back

Success is not measured in the amount of dollars you make but the amount of lives you impact.


10% of every purchase is donated to a local nonprofit organization that is working hard to improve the lives of people in need. With your amazing support, LJ Artisan Designs has been able to help these and more deserving organizations. I invite you to check into these wonderful nonprofits and find one that you feel compelled to volunteer for and/or support in other ways. I promise you - you'll feel amazing and you'll really be making a difference in someone's life!

Our Daily Bread
Pure Hope Foundation
Serve Denton
Monsignor King Outreach Center
Cumberland Presbyterian Children’s Home
UP Ministries
Refuge for Women
Grace Like Rain
Loreto House

Children’s Advocacy Center for North Texas

United Way of Denton County
CASA of Denton County

Camp Sweeney

New Hope Equine Assisted Therapy

Denton Community Food Center

North Texas Cowboys Against Cancer

Health Services of North Texas

Denton County Friends of the Family

Argyle Project Graduation

Denton Public School Foundation

        “When I buy a piece or pieces of LJ Designs, I appreciate knowing that not only am I supporting a local small business but am also helping her support others in our community.” ANDREA W.

        “I’ve seen the love Leah puts in the jewelry she creates, making each a beautiful piece of art. Even more beautiful is the passion and caring she shows for others in our community by supporting multiple nonprofits through her work year round.” CHRISTINA P.

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