Thomas Laraia / Tommy Conch Designs
jewelry / glass
Hometown: Milford, CT
Add an unexpected element to any outfit with these beautiful jewelry pieces by Tommy Conch Designs. Crafted with care by Thomas Laraia, who is based out of Milford, Connecticut, Tommy Conch Designs jewelry is made with a unique blend of materials, colors and textures. Many of the elements found in his jewelry designs are actually reused or repurposed to create something quite beautiful and eye-catching. The result is a line of jewelry that mixes modern and vintage elements seamlessly for truly one-of-a-kind pieces that can complement just about any wardrobe.
Laraia crafts a wide range of pieces for Tommy Conch Designs, including bracelets, necklaces, rings and earrings. Each piece has its own story to tell based on the found items it’s made from, which is why seeing Tommy Conch Designs at a Sugarloaf Craft Festival is so special. You’ll get to meet Laraia and learn the unique history behind each piece, which lends even more meaning to the ones you decide to add to your personal jewelry collection.