Tefi Designs is a one-woman, Dallas-based jewelry design studio run by Stephanie Hindall.Formed in 1998 under the original name Velvet Frog Designs, Tefi Designs specializes in quality gemstone jewelry, sterling silver wire pendant sculptures, and fabric and felt accessories, including home decor and hair goodies.Stephanie lives and works in the vibrant Dallas community of Oak Cliff with her partner Jason, her cat George, her dog Oliver, and her unborn Little Peanut. She works as a grant writer for a local non-profit serving homeless children in the Greater Dallas area, and is committed to serving the rescue efforts of local animal charities. Each month, Tefi Designs donates 10% of all net profits to animal groups such as Operation Kindness
, DFW Wildlife Coalition
, and Dog & Kitty City
.Along with designing, creating, and managing Tefi Designs, Stephanie loves putting her English degree to good use by writing when that flame sparks. She also loves hanging with her neighbors of the North Cliff Conservation District
, because Oak Cliff rocks. One day Stephanie will walk the highlands of Scotland, pick vanilla beans in Madagascar, use the word schedenfreude
as often as possible, and convince everyone to spay and neuter their four-legged friends.