giveaway . friedasophie

March 7, 2011 separator etsy

Friedasophie isn’t new to leShrimp, but Sandra’s jewelry from her Spring 2011 line certainly is! This artist knows her way around a gemstone, and she has an amazing eye for color, as evidenced by all the gorgeous combinations throughout her shop. Keep browsing this post for some of her beautiful pieces as well as Sandra’s latest [wildly successful] project. Oh, and don’t forget to visit the Friedasophie blog!

Friedasophie Vintage is Sandra’s latest endeavor – open just over a month and already boasting 19 sales of her antique jewelry. I’m dying for this gorgeous ring, but there’s no shortage of pretties in the shop, no matter what you style is!

The Giveaway

Sandra is giving one of you stylish Shrimpers her Herkimer Diamond Druzy Trio Gold Necklace!!! The natural herkimer diamond druzies hand from a delicate 14 karat gold chain and sparkle with all their beautiful facets. This stunner is valued at $42, but one of you will take it home for the price of a simple blog comment! 

Remember to leave your email in your comment so that I can contact you if you’re the winner. This open to all my readers worldwide and will end at midnight on Wednesday, March 16. 

To enter:
  • Visit Friedasophie, then come back and tell me what your favorite item in the shop is. What do you love most about it? What’s your favorite color combination? 
  • For a second entry (maximum of two total), become a follower/subscriber of Shrimp Salad Circus, the blog, through RSS or Google Friend Connect. 


  1. First of all, I love all of your jewelry 🙂 It’s so beautiful and I wish I had the creativity you do. I really love the emerald green turquoise pendant necklace. Green is my favorite color and turquoise is one of my favorite stones. Such a beautiful setting in gold, too. 🙂

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  2. ah! i can’t choose! i love the fleur de lis necklace, and i love the candy pink orchid and the gold tree leaf, and the purple drusy and the disaster relief piece. looks like i found my birthday wish list.

  3. Love the Darling Purple Drusy 24k Gold Necklace ~ it’s absolutely stunning, and I love how the stone has a jagged hole in the center. My fav colour combo is fuschia and deep blue.

    designedbyrj [at] gmail [dot] com

  4. Love the gorgeous Darling Ruby Rondelle 14k Gold Necklace, it’s for a good cause too! My fave color combo is white & teal. tylerpants(at)

  5. i like this necklace DISASTER RELIEF Sweet Baby Bird 14k Gold Red Ruby Necklace
    shadab_muslim at yahoo dot co dot in

  6. There are so many wonderful items. My choice is the Midnight Blue Agate Druzy 24k Gold Necklace.

    simonka-t at hotmail dot com

  7. It wasn’t easy to pick a favourite, they all look so chic!
    I adore these 2 necklaces:
    The color of the 1st one is brain-meltingly gorgeous. I like the 2nd one mostly because of the uneven, crumbly-looking surface of the pendant and …oh! it sparkles! 🙂
    My favorite color combination is:


  8. So the Autumn leaf carnelian topaz charm necklace reminded me of Rudolph. And I love it 🙂 The red bead just made it POP.
    Would look much more amazing if it was in teal 😛
    [email protected]

  9. I love the precious Gold Tree Leaf Branch Aqua Chalcedony Necklace. it’s looks so delicate! and the gold/light blue works very well.

    so.kitsch at gmail dot com

  10. Love the stunning colour of the Moroccan Blue Turquoise 24k Gold Necklace. If it was in silver, I’d love it even more!

    melacan at hotmail dot com

  11. i really like the Darling Fuchsia Burgundy Drusy 24k Gold Necklace! it’s very pretty

  12. I really like the blooming pine cone charm necklace!

    anticonformity_chick (at) yahoo (dot) com

  13. Following you via GFC! and my favourite colour combination is blue with white or silver!


  14. I loved Brilliant Teal Blue Aquamarine 14k Gold drop Earrings!


  15. Following Shrimp Salad Circus via GFC 🙂
    Thanks for the giveaway!

    kyonpichi at gmail dot com

  16. I really love Carnelian Herkimer Diamond Druzy Gold Necklace. It’s so beautiful.


  17. I love the Darling Multi Tourmaline Rondelle Necklace, the color is so perfect to me!

  18. I love the brilliant green onyx gold cluster hoop earrings, they would match my green eyes 🙂

    Zoe lee
    madforfashion at

  19. Wow. I can’t choose between items. But the thing that captured my attention is the Natural drusy black Tourmalin 24k gold necklace. It’s so unique. The shop is full of beautiful items, made me hard to choose.

    Gian Faye
    mynameisgianfaye *at* gmail *dot* com

  20. I love simplicity of the LaVida silver gold round nugget charm necklace. It has great soft colors that could be dressed up or down for any occasion. Would also be great as a layering piece. Thanks for the giveaway!


  21. I love the lemon yellow opal pendant, but the cubes & wood gold nugget necklace is brilliant. A lot of etsy jewelry looks the same; this shop really stands out!

    karen dot erkert at gmail dot com

  22. My favourite is the Burgundy Agate necklace, it is a thing I would definitely see in my jewelery box even after I’ve changed my clothing style completely and not just once. I think most of the necklaces could do the same as well, but I was just curious why all (?) of them are gold and not both gold and silver?

    P.S. Followed as well, good job with the blog template! Makes me feel very calm and at ease 🙂

    ([email protected])

  23. love: Marrakesh dream carnelian aqua gold necklace

    mihaela.mihordea(@) gmail(.) com

  24. My favorite item is Navy Blue Kyanite necklace and the Candy Pink Opal…can’t just pick one because they’re all beautiful!

    danielleaknapp at gmail dot com

  25. My fave is the Darling Purple Drusy 24k Gold Necklace. I love that it has a raw and organic feel to it and also the purple with gold trim combination is great!

    sswpss at yahoo dot com

  26. So very hard to decide on a favorite. I love it all! But here are some of my favorites: the lemon opal necklace, the vanilla opal necklace, and the Marrakesh dream carnelian gold cluster earrings!
    [email protected]

  27. Love the Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Blue Rondelle 14k Gold Necklace! So beautiful.

    goldiez at hotmail dot com

  28. I love the carnelian herkimer diamond druzy gold necklace. The gold and pinkish peach of the carnelian look lovely together and I like the difference of textures in the roughness of the stone and the shiny gold. But its a tough choice between that and the navy blue kyanite druzy gold pendant necklace. The blue of the stone is my favorite color!

  29. I like the burgundy agate necklace –it’s so dramatic! My favorite color combo is usually silver metal with green amber.

    thekellyrobinson at gmail

  30. I like the Meharet orange carnelian aqua gold hoop earrings.
    I especially love the blue and the orange colors together because the orange reminds me of Autumn (which is my favorite season) and the light blue reminds me of Spring (which I’m ready for after a rainy Winter.

    winit6 at hotmail dot com

  31. I like the Blooming Pine cone amethyst teal charm necklace.
    My favorite color combinations are sky blue or white/clear with gold, and pale pink or dark blue with silver.

    spamscape [at] gmail [dot] com

  32. ms(dot)verymarried(at)gmail(dot)com

    Smoky Black Rutilated Opal Gold Necklace is def my fav. it’s so classy w/o being boring!

  33. I absolutely love the Purple Amethyst druzy 24k gold pendant necklace, my favorite part of it is the color, the purple in the amethyst is so vibrant and beautiful
    Gchord88 at aol dot com

  34. My favorite item is the Emerald green onyx amethyst gold cluster hoop earrings. I love its green onyx and purple amethyst gemstones combination. And it looks so pretty in my eyes. <3<3<2

    [email protected]

  35. I like the Moroccan Blue Turquoise 24k Gold Necklace
    The best combination is blue and gold
    lusizova at

  36. My favorite item would have to be the Sweet Lotus necklace because it is so simple and cute.
    I love all your color combinations actually…especially the red and gold ones!
    Email: paranoid[dot]butterfly[at]gmail[dot]com

  37. I am following shrimp salad circus through GFC!


  38. I love the morrocan blue turquoise necklace; it is such a statement piece and I am a sucker for turquoise!


  39. Enter me please! I love Emerald green turquoise 24 karat gold pendant necklace. I love bright colors!

    Ana Belén R.M

  40. I love the Lemon green chrysoprase chandelier gold earrings! Colour is amazing 🙂


  41. i love the Moroccan Blue Turquoise Cluster 14k Gold Necklace it’s perfect for summer.
    gustosagiveaways at ymail dot com

  42. I really love the Darling Multi Tourmaline Rondelle 14k Gold Necklace. The color combination is great. Thanks for the chance to win!
    mrsmchappell at gmail dot com

  43. I love Druzy, so naturally I fell in love with the prong set Amethyst stalactite 24k gold necklace.


  44. friedasophie has a beautiful collection. I love the work with gemstones they are so simple and elegant. My favorite pieces are the Apple green chalcedony necklace because that color is gorgeous and glowing especially with the gold and I love the two Herkimer diamonds because the natural diamonds have a uniquely beautiful look.

    [email protected]

  45. I love the Twilight thorn blue apatite 14k gold earrings. The dusky blue is a mesmerizing color, like the sea, and the gold looks like coral. They go together wonderfully.

    urchiken at gmail dot com

  46. I love everything from the shop. Flowers, birdies, colours and precious stones, and they’re all talkin to me “oh please, buy me!” 😉 No, seriously. It’s all so girlish and stylish and beautiful. I like the colour combinations in Glowing ruby aqua chalcedony gold cluster necklace and Marrakesh dream carnelian aqua gold necklace – red and blue are so great together. But my favourite would be Darling Purple Drusy 24k Gold Necklace. I mean, THE STONE is just amazing <3

    isztarv at o2 dot pl

  47. I love the Candy Pink Opal 24k gold pendant necklace because it’s so delicate and dainty.

    my favourite color combination is pale pink/cream

  48. I adore Smoky topaz and carnelian gold drop necklace because of the unusual color combination!!!

    Thank you for the chance!


  49. Alll her jewelry is wonderful!
    I’d pick the Purple Amethyst Druzy Pendant necklace because it’s one of my favourite stones and it’s showcased so beautifuly.
    But they’re all so pretty!

  50. I love all the colors in the Prong set Amethyst stalactite 24k gold necklace..Wow,Amazing!!
    I also like the unique and pretty Natural drusy black Tourmalin 24k gold necklace.

    cyclona66 at aol dot com

  51. My favorite is the Prong set Amethyst stalactite 24k gold necklace

    I like creams and browns together

    lkish77123 at gmail dot com

  52. Hard to pick a favorite!! I think I have to choose the “Luminous aqua flower chalcedony gold earrings:.. what a gorgeous color blue! Thanks for the giveaway! p.S my email is [email protected]

  53. the orchid flower earrings are my favorite because they would go with just about anything!! but i do love the color combo of the oceantide and amethyst earrings! [email protected]

  54. I love everything from the shop, but my favourite has to be the Prong set Amethyst stalactite 24k gold necklace because I adore anything amethyst! My favourite colour combination is cobalt and black

    [email protected]

  55. I really like the Precious Blue Sapphire Tree Leaf Branch Earrings. They’re bold, but it still has an classy earthy look. Then the dark sapphire gems give a dramatic yet peaceful contrast with the gold. It’s a nice look.

  56. I adore the emerald green turquoise 24 karat gold pendant necklace! It’s so bright and clear- it reminds me of crystalline ocean water. I’d love to pair it with something black and simple to really let the green pop!

    marija.majerle at gmail dot com

  57. words cannot describe how beautiful the Prong set Amethyst stalactite 24k gold necklace is to me. I definitely would get it if i had the money.

  58. I like the LaVida sterling silver nugget 14k gold charm necklace. Thanks for the awesome giveaway, I love the necklace!

  59. I love the gold hammered circle chain earrings! Thanks so much for the chance to win this; I’ve been enchanted with herkimer diamonds since I discovered them on Etsy earlier this year!

    konecki (at) gmail

  60. My fav is the Emerald green turquoise 24 karat gold pendant necklace. It is beatiful.


  61. I adore Teal Blue Drusy 24k Gold Necklace, it looks like a frozen island seen from above, it’s just simple and beautiful
    My favourite colour combination is turquoise and gold 🙂

  62. My favorite item is the LaVida silver gold round nugget charm necklace. I’m not a fan of gold, but sometimes I like it mixed with silver…it looks great here with this simple design. I also love the Darling Multi Tourmaline Rondelle 14k Gold Necklace, definitely makes me think of spring.

    Thanks so much for the giveaway.

    Casey, galaxyboogie at gmail dot com

  63. I follow your blog with google friend connect as Amber
    Thank you for the giveaway 🙂

  64. My favorite are the Lemoncelli aqua blue chalcedony drops gold cluster chain earrings because I love the subtle colors and the movement of each stone. These are very elegant earrings and I think they would be beautiful every day and also suitable for special events! I don’t have just one favorite color combination. I really like turquoise and sunny yellow though.
    Thank you for the giveaway 🙂

  65. I’m a new follower of your blog via GFC (name: Marta García)
    martaplayita at gmail dot com

  66. My favourite item from Friedasophie is the Caribbean aqua blue chalcedony gold Ring. This colour is amazing and reminds me of Mediterranean beaches. I also love the filigree it includes.
    martaplayita at gmail dot com

  67. I love Darling Fuchsia Burgundy Drusy 24k Gold Necklace. The colour is so pretty and I love the stone!

    Fave colour combo is pink and blue.

    faked_sugartone at hotmail

  68. I love the simplicity of the Delicate gold bar rectangular nugget charm necklace. The simple gold with the silver chain is perfect! I love it!
    jinglesells at gmail dot com

  69. I love the Luminous aqua flower chalcedony gold earrings. I love the flowers on them! The aquamarine color with the gold is so pretty.

  70. And I am now a follower via my google account!

    aferr471(at) live (dot) kutztown(dot) edu

  71. I love the emerald gold cluster hoop earrings. The gold is so striking against the purple and green!

  72. I’m really enjoying the turquoise and pale green stones you use. The Autumn Leaf Carnelian Topaz Charm is so whimsical and really caught my eye. Whimsical Aqua Leaf is also wonderful, so delicate but striking.
    I’m happy to see that some of your pieces fall into my price range as a college student!

    aferr471(at) live (dot) kutztown( dot) edu

  73. I’m a new follower of your blog via GFC 🙂 I follow under the name Kendall Crow


  74. Wow! I love everything, but my favorite is the Lemoncelli aqua blue chalcedony drops gold cluster chain earrings. The muted color combination is so sweet yet classy. Thank you for the giveaway!

  75. My favorite item is the:
    Darling Fuchsia Burgundy Drusy 24k Gold Necklace
    I LOVE the color the most, and how unique it is.
    steph4575 (at) msn (dot) com

  76. Your Jewelry is all beautiful but I especially am drawn to the Prong set ameythist stalactite.
    The beauty of the crystals and the colors are just magnificent.

  77. My favorite item from the shop is LAMOURE red ruby garnet gold hoop earrings. i am in love with hoop earrings, but these are really special because that pop of red and ruby little crystals.

  78. Visited the esty shop. Loved the Moroccan Turquoise necklace, with the cool colors and swirls, it is very pretty. Also loved the Druzy labrodite necklace. I am a sucker for labrodite and this necklace had me at hello!

  79. My favorites are the Prong set Amethyst stalactite and the Darling Fuchsia Burgundy Drusy. I love those because I love geodes, crystals and stones. Love Love them!
    I love the purple and blue combination like in Lucia triple amethyst gold circle necklace.
    clenna at aol dot com

  80. I really love the Teal Blue Drusy necklace. I love teal and turquoise, I also really love Darling Fuchsia Burgundy Drusy necklace, its so rich in color!

    I have also become a follower!

  81. Organic Swirl Moroccan Turquoise 24k Gold Necklace

    In LOVE with this necklace! Thank you for showing off her goods, they are amazing!

  82. My favourite is this simple necklace:
    Delicate Hammered Circle Disc 24k Gold Necklace!!

    I am a follower with Bloglovin’… I hope it counts as well

    Keep on blogging!

  83. My fave is the Organic Swirl Moroccan Turquoise 24k Gold Necklace because I love turquoise. To me, it|s a neutral colour like black or white that goes with everything!
    ghainskom at yahoo dot com

  84. I really love the teal blue drusy 24k gold necklace. Turquoise is my favorite color and i love how gold compliments it!

  85. My favorite is the Organic Swirl Moroccan Turquoise 24k Gold Necklace.
    hlee99 at gmail dot com

  86. I loved the Labradorite Druzy pendent/necklace. I am madly in love with all things turquoise, and her pendent is deep, dark, like being deep under a Tropical Ocean, turquoise. And the gold chain is perfect! Sometimes I have sensitivity issues with anything besides gold. I am following YOUR blog and HERS! thanks for the chance to win.

  87. I love the Prong set Amethyst stalactite 24k gold necklace.
    eugeniewu at gmail dot com

  88. I love the Darling Fuchsia Burgundy Drusy 24k Gold Necklace! I’m really fascinated with all of these pendants that are “slices” of stone where you can see the different layers and colors.

    I’m into pinks and purples lately!


  89. I love the Marrakesh dream carnelian aqua gold necklace; it’s absolutely gorgeous and different. Everything in the shop is awesome and extremely colorful. I love it!

    erinkpitts at gmail dot com

  90. The green jewels are really attention grabbing!! I like the Brilliant emerald green onyx gold cluster hoop earrings a lot!!
    cheatingpiggies at hotmail dot com

  91. I am a follower via GFC (lexacd) and RSS feeds!

    alexandra_digiorgio at comcast dot net

    Thanks for the fantastic giveaway!

  92. Well, besides everything, my favorite item is the Carribean aqua blue chalcedony gold Ring! Gorgeous! I love the color and delicacy the ring radiates .. just stunning!

    alexandra_digiorgio at comcast dot net

  93. My favorite piece is the Orchid Flower 14k gold earrings because they look so elegant. I love all the jewelry, truly, because it reminds me of nature and the colors are so vibrant. I love all shades of blue!
    jhbalvin at gmail dot com

  94. I like Sweet Baby Bird 14k Gold Red Ruby Necklace because I love birds on jewelry. My favorite color combinations are blues and pinks.

    janetfaye (at) gmail (dot) com

  95. I love the Flashy labradorite aqua gold cluster hoop earrings! They’re so intricate and pretty!I love the blue/gold on it!

  96. I really like “Brilliant Teal Blue Aquamarine 14k Gold drop Earrings” since blue is one of my favorite colors and the clean simplicity of the earrings makes them really attractive to me. I love earrings! =D

  97. Everything is lovely… her color palettes along with her simple style make jewelry pieces I could see myself wearing over and over again. If I had to choose one thing as a favorite… any of her natural stone pendants. Unique and simple in fun sizes, shapes and colors.

  98. i love Glacier White Opal Drusy 14k Gold Necklace because i have never seen anything like that – nice crystalised hole or how to call that, really awesome


  99. Honestly, I didn’t think I would find anything there that would suit my fancy but I went and looked anyway and HOT DAMN! That fuscia burgandy is amazing!

  100. Oh goodness, I adore the Orange Swirl Agate Druzy Sterling Silver Necklace


  101. Sweet little flower aqua silver earrings are my favorites. In fact, I added them to my etsy favorites list. What a wonderous site. I also became a follower of her blog, including on Facebook.


    briarrosefarm(at) hotmail [dot]com

  102. I loved the Carribean Blue Agate Druzy pendant. I loved the degrees of the blue. My color combination is black with red.

  103. I really love the Orange Swirl Agate Druzy Sterling Silver Necklace because of the brilliant oranges. It’s such a beautiful piece!

    windshielddiaries at gmail dot com

  104. gfc follower
    one of my fav combo of color is beige and turquoise , pink / gold , prince purple with gold … and more

    tumblemumbo at gmail dot com
    thank you

  105. I love the brilliant green onyx gold cluster hoop earrings and the moroccan blue turquoise cluster necklace is calling my name. Love them both! 🙂

  106. Wow! I really love the sleeping beauty turquoise necklace (love that gorgeous turquoise colour with gold), but I also love the labradorite one too!

  107. Weeell, I really like the Carribean aqua blue chalcedony gold Ring. But I’ve also had my eye on a druzy pendant for some time: SALE Carribean Blue Agate Druzy pendant. Thanks for the giveaway!

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