Tag Archives: crafts

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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A Time to Stitch 8 – Challenge Reveal!

It’s that time again! Christine and Therese have issued another blog hop challenge! I signed up on a whim, despite having never made a bag or purse of any sort before. For some crazy reason, I though single-drop peyote would … Continue reading

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New Design – Barcelona Bracelet

Hello, friends! Aside from my Two Years Cuff, most of my bracelet designs are pretty slim. I like making narrow designs because I think they are easier to wear and stack (and, let’s be real, they are so much quicker … Continue reading

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New Design – Perky Pips Bracelet and Earrings

Hello, everyone! Remember that Pips design that I teased in my last post? Well, it is finally ready! I present to you – my Perky Pips Bracelet and Earring design! Ta-da! I am really excited about this one, you guys. … Continue reading

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AJE August Component of the Month Reveal!

My luck just never seems to run out! I was randomly chosen once again to participate in the Art Jewelry Elements blog’s August Component of the Month challenge.  (You may recall that I was also chosen back in January. You … Continue reading

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