Etsy Crush of the Week & Giveaway: Show Pony’s Fantasy Jewelry

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I’m a jewelry fiend, whether it’s geeky or not. I’ve noticed when it comes to a lot of geek-related jewelry they get an A+ on the geeky part, but miss the mark on the actual quality of the jewelry design. Thankfully, I stumbled across Show Pony on one of my weekly Etsy binges and fell in love. Her  fantasy-themed references already make the items a must-buy, and then her elegant jewelry designs put them over the edge.

I featured Show Pony‘s “Always” necklace on my Harry Potter & Valentine’s Day Jewelry Post. It’s pretty much one of those, “I need this for reasons.” necklaces. It’s a subtle way to show your off Potter pride. I absolutely adore mine!

Shelby also does custom pieces! I had her make a custom Game of Thrones/Song of Ice and Fire cuff for me with the words, “Valar Morghulis”. It came out just as I imagined. It’s thick, but still easily bendable to adjust to any sized wrist. I’m throwing a giveaway with a few lovely items from Show Pony, check out how to win below!

Get 30% off  Show Pony throughout March using: MARCH30 

My Show Pony Jewelry!

My Show Pony Jewelry!

Interview with Shelby of SHOW PONY STORE

Can you tell us a bit about yourself?

Show Pony- Hunger Games Holding nightlock IIShelby: My name is Shelby Isaac I’m a college student from Maryland, U.S.A. and Etsy is my creative outlet/moneymaker. I have a pet tarantula and a kitten that keep me company while I run my Etsy business.

How long have you been making jewelry?

Shelby: I’ve been making jewelry since 2010, when I opened my Etsy shop.

How did SHOWPONYSTORE come to be?

Shelby: Oddly enough, I started out making my original items out of frustration. My first purchase on Etsy was an overpriced Harry Potter inspired vial necklace. When it arrived, it was broken, leaking through the package, and no “thank you” note was included. I knew I could make something better for a cheaper price, so that’s what I did.

Which have been some of your favorite pieces to make?

Shelby: My “always” doe patronus necklace is my favorite. It’s subtle and still geeky. That’s not always easy to find in jewelry.

Do you have any geeky obsessions? If so what?

Shelby: Any other geeky obsessions… I love Tolkien and Martin. High fantasy is my thing.

What do you think your your patronus be? 

Shelby: It would be a shark! A little one. Like a spiny dogfish/mud shark.

If you lived in Westeros, what would your house name, sigil and motto be? 

Shelby: I already consider myself to be of House Tyrell, so creating my own house is out of the question. Growing strong!

If you were on a deserted island what video game, comic/book, movie, TV show would you bring?

Shelby: I would bring the Potter series. Television show that I couldn’t live without: Star Trek. The original series.

Where can we find you on the web? 


Show Pony Girl Gone Geek Giveaway

L to R: Harry Potter “Always” Doe Necklace, Harry Potter Deathly Hallows Necklace, Game of Thrones “The Wall” Ring (example shown) and Harry Potter Divination Class Tea Cup Necklace

1. Answer the of the following question: What do you think your patronus be?
2. Like SHOWPONYSTORE on Facebook: (if applicable)
3. Follow @BeansCreations on Twitter (if applicable)
* Please state the item you’d like to win, you can say all items if you’d be happy with all.
* Four readers will win one of the items featured.
* Contest ends Wednesday, March 27th


  1. I think my patronus would be an otter! Re;axed, playful… that’s me to a t!
    Liked on Facebook: Nola Gerard
    Follwed on Twitter: @NolaSmiles
    If I had to pick one prize it would be… the Harry Potter Deathly Hallows Necklace (though the Game of Thrones Ring is a CLOSE second!)


  2. My patronus would be an otter. Relaxed and playful that’s me to a t!
    Liked on Facebook: Nola Gerard
    Followed on Twitter: @NolaSmiles
    If I win I would choose the Harry Potter Deathly Hallows necklace (though the Game of Thrones Ring is a close second!)


  3. My patronus would be a meerkat or a weasel. Or a pig. It’s too hard to pick :D

    All of the stuff is super cute, but I’d have to say my two favorites are the deathly hallows necklace and the GoT ring. I don’t have many rings because they aren’t exactly my style, but that definitely is.

    I’ve followed on twitter (imnotmegan) and liked on Facebook (Meg Ante).


  4. My patronus would be a book worm. I would love the Deathly Hallows necklace. Thanks and I love your work, so amazing!


  5. My patronus would be a Red Panda. I love a red head!
    The item I would prefer is the “Always” Doe necklace but they are all awesome!


  6. My patronus would probably be a phoenix. Thanks for the giveaway. I would love to win the Khal Drogo/Dany cuff set :)


  7. My patronus would be an elephant.
    Liked on FB: Grace Bowles Inman
    Followed on Twitter: awhdarling
    I would choose the Mockingjay Inspired – Flying Mockingjay Necklace – Gold Tone With Freshwater Pearl – The Hunger Games


  8. My patronus would be a tiger.

    I would like the Harry Potter Deathly Hallows Necklace. I do like the Harry Potter Divination Class Tea Cup Necklace as well, though.


  9. Well, I think my patronus would be a robin ( or at least I’d like it to be )
    I’d like to compet for the ‘ alwways ‘ doe !

    Liked on facebook : Melissa Cracra
    Follow on twitter : Melicracra

    Thanks !


  10. My patronus would be a baby dragon. Does they have a specific name? I just don’t know.
    Liked on Facebook: Hannah Beth Widdop
    Followed on Twitter: @hanabethislame
    I would love to win either the Dragons Egg and chest necklace, or the Three Dragons necklace (I see a theme appearing here) Thanks! x


  11. I think my patronus would be a meerkat (Timon from the Lion King taught me A LOT about life okay)

    The twitter link didn’t work for me for some reason?
    Followed on Facebook: Abbey Loomis

    I’m dying – actually DYING – for the doe patronus necklace. Also, the Stark house sigil ring. But I really MUST have that beautiful ALWAYS necklace!


  12. my patronus would be a cat. but not mean like Umbridge :) I would LOVE the always doe necklace…i miss Snape! Liked on FB: Megan Gotch and The Nerdy Girlie Could not find the Twitter handle/link is not working. Thank you for doing this giveaway so excited!


  13. I think my patrons would be a bunny or something :) I love the jewelry! I really want the always doe necklace. i have the word Always with the deathly hallows tattoo on my left forearm :) I like you fb page but the twitter connection didn’t work and I could find you when I looked it up.


  14. Congrats the winners of the Bean’s Creations giveaway!

    – Nicole C. won the Deathly Hallows necklace, her patronus would be a cuddly panda bear.
    – Megan G. won the Divination Class tea cup necklace. Her patronus would be a cat (but not mean like Umbridge).
    – Nola G. won the Game of Thrones ring, she would have an otter as her patronus.
    – Mina Lynn W. won the Always necklace and she thinks a sloth would be her patronus.

    If you won, please email me at

    Thank you so much everyone for entering!. :3


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