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Starfish Color Palette Challenge!

I LOVE reading beading blogs and Sherri Stokey’s blog, KnotJustMacrame is one of my favorites. She’s also writing for LoveMyArtJewelry and has issued the readers a challenge! The challenge is to find inspiration from this color palette and go nuts! Now, I … Continue reading

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Union Beads!

Hello, my darlings! So, who else is over the moon with joy about Union beads? I swear, I have about lost my mind with excitement. You guys may remember my blog post I am a Miyuki Snob that a wrote last … Continue reading

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Bead Packs with Claire – Tango Passion

Hello, my darlings! So, I have teamed up with Claire Lee, who runs the SupplyEmporium, where she sells beads and all sorts of beady resources. Most recently, she decided to offer a bead pack for my Backsplash Bracelet pattern. It’s … Continue reading

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New Design – The Godet Necklace and Earrings

Hello, my dears! Sorry to disappear for half a month – May is a crazy time for my family. We’ve got about a bajillion birthdays and then there’s Mother’s Day and graduations and it is just a mess. But never … Continue reading

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My Love Affair with Coral

Do you guys ever go through whirlwind romances with a certain color? I definitely have my usual go-to colors that I use all the time. I love earth tones and metallics and have a special place in my heart for … Continue reading

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A Handy Guide to Giving Jewelry as Gifts

Hello, loves! I am currently having a big spring sale with the hope of clearing out some of my inventory to make room for some wonderful new stuff. This is a great time of year for sales because there is SO … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning Sale!

Woo. I just barely made my two-post-a-month goal this month. I’m already slipping on my resolution and it’s only March! This is NOT a good sign. Lucky for you guys, though,  I have decided to motivate myself to post by … Continue reading

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New Design – The Backsplash Bracelet and Earrings

Hello, darling beaders! I am so happy to introduce my newest design – the Backsplash Bracelet! So, I was puttering around my bead room and noticed the pile of Tango bead tubes that have been sitting in the “new-shapes-that-have-stumped-me-so-far” pile … Continue reading

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AJE Buried Treasure Reveal

Hello! It is time once again for a blog hop hosted by Art Jewelry Elements! As you remember, I have done two blog hops with them before. One was in August of 2015, when I got to use a component … Continue reading

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2016: Pantone, What are You Doing?

Last year, I fell absolutely in love with the Pantone Color of the Year – Marsala. I mean, come on. Is that not GORGEOUS? I want it in a lipstick and nail polish and possibly all of my clothes. I … Continue reading

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