March 2016 colour design challenge

This post is a little later of an entry than I would have liked, but still managing to get it in before the end of the month  – as Dry Gulch Beads‘s March color design challenge is in full swing! The colour choices for the March challenge are inspired by the onset of spring! With such a pretty palette, it was hard to create just one piece, so … Continue reading March 2016 colour design challenge

design challenge REVEAL day

Yippee! It’s here at last! Today is the Big Reveal Day for the 1st annual  #BeadPeepsSwap N Hop 2015 ! I’ve been dying to share what became of all of the gorgeous components Debra (of Debra’s Divine Designs) sent to me as part of this challenge … and finally! … I can! (*warning* this is going to be a long post, so feel free to just peruse the photos, if … Continue reading design challenge REVEAL day

cosmic galaxy series ~ variations

For the star gazers … Last month we introduced Peacock & Lime’s new Cosmic Galaxy necklaces, and, as promised, have a few new pieces to share! The Cosmic Galaxy collection now also includes 2 different styles of earrings and bracelets.  They will be making their debut at the Riverbend Art in Our Park sale this Saturday (September 20th, 2014), and will be found on the Peacock & Lime website and in the Etsy … Continue reading cosmic galaxy series ~ variations

new Metro summer collection

Summer is officially here!  And with it brings the introduction of a refreshing new summer collection by Peacock & Lime ….  Metro! Chic wrap bracelets & earrings currently available in wonderful warm shades of goldenrod yellow, sky blue & apple green, with ruby red and bright white coming soon (just in time for Canada day!) Add something light, bright & fun to perk up your summer … Continue reading new Metro summer collection

New Things: the start of the New Year & the adventure begins!

Okay … so we’re a month behind, but nonetheless … the adventure begins!  My apologies for the noticeable lack of posting lately .. but it has been for good reason. So many things have been happening already …  it’s been a very busy & exciting start to 2013.  So … without further delay, a few examples of what has been going on these past few weeks … Continue reading New Things: the start of the New Year & the adventure begins!

Jade and Sunstone

“You’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So… get on your way!” ~ Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You’ll Go! A while back, I was the lucky recipient of beautiful Nephrite Jade and Sunstone beads from Magpie Gemstones for being one of their blog buddies!  The premise of this is that one is given a set of gorgeous beads … either … Continue reading Jade and Sunstone