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

bead soup blog party – revealed!

Are you ready?!  Well, it’s finally that time!  Time to reveal just what exactly was created with the lovely assortment of beads & findings that Fay of  Fay Wolfenden Designs sent me – back in February for Lori Anderson‘s Bead Soup Blog Party! With so many pretty handmade components, it was trying to figure out the best way to show them off, that was quite … Continue reading bead soup blog party – revealed!

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

“new” vintage

Happy Wednesday! I’ve been working on so many new items … just trying to find the time to photograph them all! Here are a few of the new pieces to share – from the vintage~inspired line … earrings, necklaces & paperclips/ book markers with photographs by krispix photography and now for something more steampunk-ish … a leather & brass bracelet and last one for today … Continue reading “new” vintage