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Betty Taylor: A Part of the Team Since Day One

Introducing… Betty Taylor. She’s been with us from the beginning, and we couldn’t be more excited to feature her as our “honorary” employee highlight! Not only is she a valuable member of our team… She is family! (Lynn’s mother and Taylor’s Grandmother). In the early days of TMD, when Lynn first began her business, she […]

We’re Adding Another Taylor to the Team!

We have a lot of exciting things going on here at Taylor Made Designs and one of those is our newest employee Taylor Boneau! Taylor is 20 years old and recently transferred to Auburn University from Enterprise State Community College. She is a sophomore at Auburn, majoring in English Education with a minor in French […]

#LocalLove is the Best Love

For 15 years we have serviced our local community with eclectic, artisan and original pieces. We are excited to offer yet another handmade collection called…. Wait for it, wait for it…. #LocalLove! We are buzzing with excitement about these unique new pieces that have stemmed from just that, #LocalLove for our community! We have some […]

Top 5 Reasons Game day is The Best Day!

Football season is just around the corner, and we are STOKED!  There’s literally a million reasons why everyone loves game day, but we have narrowed it down to our top 5!  5) The Food. The food you have at tailgate’s and during the games is God’s gift to us all. Chicken wings, dips, barbecue, desserts, […]

Visit Downtown Opelika!

There is a whole world of things to do in Downtown Opelika. So many it might even take you a whole day just to get to it all! Shopping & Retail Taylor Made Designs, Fringe, Fringe Kids, Almost Anything, Studio 3:19, Heritage Gifts & Gourmet, Southern Crossing, Factory South, Coveted Closet, Yarnhouse Studio, The Gallery, […]

Behind Taylor Made Designs

Hello and welcome to the fabulous world of Taylor Made Designs! We started our business in 1990 in Alexander City, AL crafting beautiful custom acrylic frames to capture important events or moments in time. We then transitioned into the world of handcrafted pins and custom made jewelry. Twenty-five years later, we reside in the heart […]

How to Travel with Jewelry

With summer right around the corner and beach trips looming in your future we have some helpful tips to help pack up your favorite accessories no matter where you are going!   We love reusing the EOS chap-stick containers as earring keepers for travel. (make sure it is really clean before you use it!)   […]

Penny Clusters Charm Guide

If you have ever wondered what all of the charms for our penny clusters mean here is an all inclusive list! penny – lucky arrow – to launch you into something great heart – love cross – faith crystal – healing pearl – wisdom turquoise – good fortune clock – time tree – family angel/wing […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2015

We have the perfect gifts for Mother’s Day to show mom just how much she is loved! This initial bangle bracelet is perfect for the mom with a wonderful only child! This bracelet features your child’s initial paired their birthstone! This hand embossed family tree necklace is a perfect way to celebrate all the members […]

My Favorite Things…. June Edition

I am so excited to share my newest favorite thing with you…. Lily and Laura Bracelets. These bracelets have been around for while but they are my favorite thing right now because they have turned me onto bracelets. I love the idea of bracelets and I always have. Cute pops of color to tie any […]