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The 'Don't Take Any Wooden Nickels' Collar

I made this collar because I wanted to say something about the need women have to look out for themselves, because despite Equal Pay acts they are often paid less than men doing equal work of equal value.   404 more words


Beads of a Different Stripe

I have been busy trying  lamp working techniques this summer.  Striped beads are made differently than I would have thought.  Instead of drawing stripes on the bead with a stringer you  lay down dots, put on a layer of  clear glass and melt it slowly.  143 more words


Reuse of Wooden Beads In Today’s Fashion World

Wooden beads are not used in jewelry alone. These beads are very diverse when it comes to their utility. They can be used in designing clothes and in handicrafts as well. 475 more words

Beaded Jewelry

Button Beads for Decorations

Most button beads are plastic beads with vibrant colors. They are perfect beads for jewelry, decorations as well as crafts for kids.

See this button beaded flower bouquet for home, is it cute? 64 more words

Beaded Jewelry

Summer is for... Bracelets

I am still making gradual progress on small quilts, but I confess that I’ve become distracted by…beads!

I returned earlier this month from a trip to Italy, where I found myself fascinated with the glass beads from Murano, an island off Venice. 197 more words

General Crafting Thoughts

Summer Carnival Blog Hop

If you’re looking for the Haberdashery Blog Hop Reveal it’s here!

Today’s the day for the Summer Carnival Blog Hop, another one from Lisa Lodge. 362 more words