Author Archives: charlenesevier

Spring Tease

The past few days were warm. Sunday I was able to get some new plants and flowers in the ground. Monday was mild. Tuesday, very rainy but warm still. And then overnight, a cold blast arrived from somewhere bringing temps … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Photo Backgrounds

I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve changed the backgrounds I use for photos in my Etsy shop. There was my initial didn’t have a clue phase, then my romantic phase, followed by a stark white phase, then a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Bracelet Re-Do

I love making dark brass wire bracelets with little focal points. But, I have been doing it for a while and some of them are starting to look a little plain. So I decided to jazz some of them up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Military Style

Military Style by crsevier featuring a green chiffon shirt SCERVINO STREET green chiffon shirt$165 - yoox.com Blue jeans$96 - soliver.de ONLY military fashion$55 - only.com Giuseppe Zanotti military bootsneimanmarcus.com Saisei brown purseboticca.com Vintage jewelryetsy.com Silver earringsetsy.com

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Military Style

  I got the focal piece for this dark brass cuff bracelet from Latvia. Pretty sweet don’t ya think? I love the global marketplace and finding treasures like this from around the globe. It had two metal posts on the back … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Happened?

  The left side of this picture is what yesterday was like. Spring in the air, birds chirping, the first spring flowers blooming in my yard. Just wonderful. And then today. Old man winter is back with a vengenance – … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Me, Enameling and Crafty Beady Links

I made these earrings recently with cobalt blue brass rounded rectangles that I enameled. The heat of the kiln turned the brass a coppery color which I think works beautifully with the blue. It has just been a while since … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shadow Moment

Shadow Moment by crsevier featuring modern canvas wall art Diane Von Furstenberg ruched dressnet-a-porter.com Malìparmi three quarter sleeve topyoox.com Sole Society peeptoe bootiessolesociety.com Big Buddha slouch pursenordstrom.com Chandelier jewelryetsy.com Modern canvas wall artallmodern.com Dragonfly Cuff Bracelet Lavender Pink Tan by … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review: Simple Soldered Jewelry and Accessories

I know how to solder using a torch. I do not know how to solder using a soldering iron, or what I call “stained glass” soldering. Both types of soldering have applications they are best suited to. One very good … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Better than Candy

  This is what I got for Valentine’s Day! Vintage tin and other goodies for jewelry making. I love that one has a map on it. Chris told me he did not tell the shop owner he bought them from … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment