Museum Shop Holiday Market at the Strathmore Mansion

Today through Sunday, I’ll be with the Kennedy Center at the Museum Shop Holiday Market at the Strathmore Mansion. Stop by and say hello! It’s a one stop shop for unique gifts and supports some of the area’s best museums and cultural attractions.

Artist Meet and Greet:

  • Friday from 10am to 6pm
  • Saturday from 10am to 6pm
  • Sunday from 11am to 5pm

Event Details:

Sugarboo & Co Trunk Show

Excited to be back at Sugarboo & Co. in Disney Springs for my Fall trunk show! There’s something for everyone! From floral necklaces (a reminder to wear life in full bloom) to sparkly star necklaces (make a wish and keep it close to your heart!), my meaningful pieces make wonderful souvenirs of your trip or gifts for loved ones back home! Each necklace comes with a card and envelope for easy gifting.

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And That’s a Wrap!

And that’s a wrap on the Las Vegas Souvenir and Resort Gift Show! It was wonderful meeting buyers from some of my favorite places that have inspired many of my designs. I can’t wait to get started on the custom designs and just hope that they help visitors wear the memories of their visit and something that they love close to their hearts. Thank you again!


Las Vegas Souvenir and Resort Gift Show

Emerging Marketplace, Booth #4202
Open to the trade only

Driven by her love of travel and nature, Melissa Lew’s eco-friendly necklaces celebrate the world around us. Proudly wear what you love close to your heart! Each necklace comes with a card and envelope, customizable for your exhibit or destination.

– Designs for museums, aquariums, gardens, and resorts
– Custom design services available
– Private label option available

The show takes place in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. For more information, please visit


Cats, the record-breaking musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, is now at the Kennedy Center through October 6, 2019. If you’re an Andrew Lloyd Webber fan, a fan of the musical, or just a cat enthusiast, make sure you stop by the Kennedy Center Gift shop to pick up one of my cat inspired necklaces!


Now Available at River Farm

“There are always flowers for those who want to see them.” – Henri Matisse

Botanical gardens are on my must see list whenever I travel, so I’m thrilled to announce that my bamboo and stainless steel necklaces are now available at the American Horticultural Society’s gift shop at River Farm in Alexandria, Virginia. If you are visiting the DC area, make sure you stop by – it is such a garden gem!

River Farm
7931 E Boulevard Dr
Alexandria, VA 22308

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West Elm Pop Up

If you love summer, this show’s for you! Fall may be around the corner, but you can keep the spirit of the summer with you year round. Stop by west elm Mosaic to celebrate your love of summer with my tropical and beach jewelry designs; each necklace comes with a card and envelope for easy gifting and are wonderful reminders to make waves. Hope to see you there!


Thank You!

A big thank you to everyone who stopped by POOLTRADESHOW! It was wonderful meeting you – thank you so much for supporting an independent artist.

I can’t wait to announce the new stockists.

If you have any questions or comments, I’d love to hear from you. The current catalog can always be found here. Many thanks!


Register for Pooltradeshow today! For more information:–custom-lp-melissa-lew


Española Humane Society Adoption Event

Animal rescue is one of the causes near and dear to my heart and I’m so honored to be a part of an upcoming adoption event in New Mexico! Stop by the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum on August 11th from 11am to 2pm to meet a new furry friend from Española Humane! I donated a selection of my popular paw necklaces which will be included in some of the goodie bags (for everyone adopting a new family member). For more information, please visit the event page: Española Humane Society Adoption Event, Abiquiú