After more than two decades working in the corporate world, Kristi Taylor made the decision to nurture her creative personality and began creating high quality handcrafted jewelry under the name got sparkles. In 2005, she began selling her jewelry at art and wine festivals & from there she expanded sales throughout the country and beyond.
Kristi says she feels honored and blessed that her jewelry has been included in Celebrity Swag Bags at such events as the Golden Globes and the Primetime Emmys. As well, got sparklesí designs have been worn by leadactresses on the following TV shows: The Vampire Diaries, Hart of Dixie, Law & Order: SVU and most recently on Jane The Virgin.
Inspired by anything that sparkles and by a desire to create jewelry that will be worn for years to come, Kristi uses precious metals like sterling silver and 14K Gold Fill, and incorporates brilliant gemstones, freshwater pearls and Swarovski Crystal into her designs.