January 2016 colour design challenge

Happy 2016! With a new year – comes the time to try something new! Every month, Dry Gulch Beads hosts a Color Design Challenge intended to inspire creativity based on a selected colour palette. I thought that this year, maybe Peacock & Lime should join in on the fun! So – here we go … January’s design challenge is based on the colours below;   I’ve created this necklace – … Continue reading January 2016 colour design challenge

a penny for your thoughts …

Eep! It has just occurred to me that I never posted any photos of what become of the gorgeous Canadian penny clasps I posted a while back … well, wait no longer … allow me to introduce my Canadian Penny clasp mixed media wrap bracelets! These bracelets showcase the spectacular clasp (commissioned from Niky Sayers), along with some beautiful little tiny polka dotted lampwork spacer beads by Lampwork by Julie, some … Continue reading a penny for your thoughts …

bead soup blog party reveal

Oh … so exciting!   Today is the day … the BIG REVEAL for all those participating in Lori Anderson’s 8th annual Bead Soup Blog Party! I can.not.wait. to see what everyone has designed and created! My beautiful bead soup (if you’ll remember, from the lovely Niky Sayers) has been simmering and stewing away for a few weeks now.  It has finally finished percolating, having left a delightful … Continue reading bead soup blog party reveal