Featured on pages 146-149 of Our Story Magazine • Autumn 2022 • Issue No.4
It's an honor to share Allison Craig's story behind her small business with you and discover why she introduced handmade jewelry this year to her already thriving small business, Autumn Soul.
The Mission of Autumn Soul
To provide peaceful and encouraging products that inspire appreciation of the beauty surrounding us in our everyday lives.
You may follow Allison's journey on Instagram, where she showcases many of her exquisite pieces. She adds new designs often and reveals them to us in the most beautiful videos and photography through reels and stories.
Sitewide sale through October 31st! Start stocking up on gifts for friends, family and coworkers!
Autumn Soul also offers Artful Reflections Journals, Letters for the Soul, and The Artful Soul Retreat. We share a little about those below, including a discount code for Our Story readers for The Artful Soul Retreat.
And as always, you will find Artful Reflections with Allison Craig in our Hope & Inspiration department of Our Story Magazine, where you will find a stirring in your soul with the help of inspiring words, photos, and journal prompts.
Meet the woman behind the exquisite handmade jewelry as she walks us through the heart and meaning behind her business, autumnsoul.co.
Enjoy these beautiful photos and video of Allison's jewelry pieces. Then, continue further as Allison shares her story of why she added a jewelry line to Autumn Soul.
Down-to-earth yet at the same time incredibly stylish, these earrings may become some of your favorite wardrobe additions! Each piece is embroidered by Allison. Tassels are also custom-made to perfectly match embroidered designs!
Letters & Lockets
Take yourself to a slower pace with these vintage-inspired pieces. Each locket is functioning, allowing the wearer to take a special message or photograph with them wherever they go! These pieces would make a very special gift!
This lovely collection has a mixture of 1920’s, Art Deco, and vintage vibes. Included is a variety of sparkly and brass pieces. Perfect to add a little splash of style to a jeans and t-shirt kind of day or an evening soiree!
Perfect to wear with an evening gown or everyday outfit, these understated elegant pieces add just the right amount of sparkle! This collection contains a variety of traditional earrings, ear cuffs, and ear climbers.
This line is full of botanical textures for every season! Included are rings, earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. Wear these pieces as a reminder of your favorite time of year, favorite botanical, or just to embrace the aesthetic of nature!
Autumn Soul Jewelry with Allison Craig
As with so many things in life, Autumn Soul Jewelry blossomed from a challenge. As a child, Allison was diagnosed with migraines. While they have improved over the years, she is constantly reminded that too much screen time is a trigger for headaches. While Allison loves creating offerings such as Artful Reflections Journals, Letters for the Soul, and The Artful Soul Retreat, the reality is that these creations require many hours of screen time. She slowly came to the realization that she needed to diversify Autumn Soul offerings.
As she pondered this, Allison reflected back to her teenage years when she spent many hours making jewelry for friends and family. How could she tie in a jewelry offering to the Autumn Soul mission statement: “To provide peaceful and encouraging products that inspire appreciation of the beauty surrounding us in our everyday lives?”
She immediately thought back to the roots of Autumn Soul, which was sharing photography and encouraging thoughts on Instagram. Then it came to her—each Autumn Soul Jewelry purchase would include a special pouch with an encouraging photography quote card.
Autumn Soul Jewelry offers a variety of textures, materials, and styles. Inspiration comes from botanicals, treasured places, slowing down, and vintage style.
You can often find Wilson, her fluffy four-legged companion, laying at her feet while she is embroidering, assembling, and packaging your Autumn Soul Jewelry orders!
To learn more about Allison, her Artful Reflections Journals, and The Artful Soul Retreat, please visit Artful Reflections with Allison Craig on pages 16–23 of our Autumn Issue and autumnsoul.co.
The Artful Soul Retreat, is an online creative learning experience to nourish the soul. Our Story readers may use the promo code “OURSTORY” to receive 50% off the retreat.
Allison’s prompted Artful Reflections journals are available to purchase on Amazon:
We hope you enjoyed learning more about Allison's story and her small business offerings.
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